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Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

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Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch review: specs and price

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
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Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

Why is Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch better than the average?

  • Weight
    212gvs265.17g
  • Volume
    230.5cm³vs281.16cm³
  • Width
    127mmvs140.3mm
  • Height
    165mmvs179.8mm
  • Included SD card size
    32GBvs16.43GB

Price comparison

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Sony PRS 350

120.64cm³

230.5cm³

2.weight
?

Best

Asus Eee Reader DR900

47.3g

212g

3.thickness
?

Best

Amazon Kindle Voyage

7.6mm

11mm

4.height
?

Best

Kobo Clara HD

110mm

165mm

5.width
?

Best

Kobo Mini

102mm

127mm

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
?

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

For example

Kobo Aura

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

Display

1.Has an e-paper display
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An e-paper display provides a high contrast allowing users to read in direct sunlight without requiring much power.

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
2.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
3.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Irex Technologies Digital Reader 1000SW

10.2"

6"

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

Best

Amazon Kindle Oasis (2017) WiFi 8GB

16

16

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. 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
6.resolution
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Best

Kobo Aura HD

1080 x 1440px

600 x 800px

Performance

1.has an external memory slot
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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
2.internal storage
?

Best

Sony PRS 600

512GB

2GB

3.included SD card size
?

Best

Sony PRS T2

32GB

32GB

Connectivity

1.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
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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
2.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

Battery

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Kobo Clara HD

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

Features

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

Best

Barnes & Noble NOOK HD Smoke 8GB

37

6

2.has dictionary
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The device has a dictionary that can be accessed offline.

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
3.Has access to real library to “borrow” e-books
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Users can get access to books from real libraries.

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch
4.supports text-to-speech
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This enables your device to verbalize on-screen content.

For example

PocketBook Pro 912

Barnes & Noble NOOK Simple Touch

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