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Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet unveiled: "HD viewing experience"

0. phoneArena 07 Nov 2011, 09:06 posted on

Barnes & Noble has just brought another very affordable entrant to the tablet market: the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet takes up the concept of a “reader's tablet” and introduces it to…

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posted on 07 Nov 2011, 09:20

1. roldefol (Posts: 2855; Member since: 28 Jan 2011)


"This of course means 1080p video playback"

Why would I bother viewing 1920x1080 video on a 1024x600 screen when 720p video doesn't even fit?

posted on 07 Nov 2011, 09:31

2. iankellogg (Posts: 155; Member since: 15 Jun 2011)


I'm not seeing the resolution any where, the HD moniker most likely means a 720p screen.

posted on 07 Nov 2011, 09:36 1

3. Victor.H (Posts: 381; Member since: 27 May 2011)


We're still looking to confirm what's the resolution, but it's likely 1024x600 pixels.

posted on 07 Nov 2011, 11:01

5. skymitch89 (Posts: 983; Member since: 05 Nov 2010)


Found the specs at
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/p/nook-tablet-barnes-noble/1104687969#nook-commentary-specs-1
It does say that is has a 1024x600 resolution.

posted on 07 Nov 2011, 11:00 1

4. skymitch89 (Posts: 983; Member since: 05 Nov 2010)


I find it funny that e-readers are about half the price of tablets even though they basically do the samething and have the same stuff inside.

posted on 07 Nov 2011, 11:36 1

6. dirtydirty00 (Posts: 244; Member since: 21 Jan 2011)


well they dont have an apple logo stamped on the side of corse.

posted on 07 Nov 2011, 21:06

7. The_Miz (Posts: 1496; Member since: 06 Apr 2011)


Very funny, but fyi, the iPad does many more things than both eReaders.

posted on 10 Nov 2011, 22:13

8. stevedojobs (Posts: 3; Member since: 04 Nov 2011)


Apple always sue Samsung for the "Patern". If I'm Kindle I will sue Apple for a lot of "Patern". Apple sue Samsung not because of the "Patern" however the strong reason is Apple afraid of Competition,

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