Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
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Top specs and features

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch: 24 facts and highlights

1. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
75% have it

4. volume

5. Has an e-paper display

An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
93% have it

6. internal storage

8. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
64% have it

9. Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books

Users can get access to books from real libraries.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
69% have it

10. resolution

11. has dictionary

The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
68% have it

12. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

13. supports text-to-speech

This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
17% have it

14. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
52% have it

15. number of screen shades

More screen shades (greys) result in better gradients and usually a better reading experience.

16. width

17. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
86% have it

18. supported file types

How many file types the device supports, such as PDF, JPG or PNG.

19. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
69% have it

20. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
69% have it

21. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
12% have it

22. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

23. included SD card size

24. has a QWERTY keyboard

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.
Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
12% have it

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