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Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet

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Device typeTablet  
OSAndroid (2.3)  
Dimensions8.10 x 5.00 x 0.48 inches (206 x 127 x 12 mm)  
Weight14.10 oz (400 g)
the average is 13 oz (371 g)
Physical size7.0 inches  
Resolution1024 x 600 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

170 ppi  

Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

Screen-to-body ratio52.77 %  
Colors16 777 216  
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.


Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual-core, 1000 MHz  
Graphics processorYes  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

1024 MB RAM  
Built-in storage16 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC up to 32 GB  
Video playback9.00 hours  
Not user replaceableYes  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook  
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Wi-Fi802.11 b, g, n  
Other features
Officially announced07 Nov 2011  
Shopping information
AccessoriesNOOK Tablet, USB Cable, Quick Start Guide, Power Adapter, Rechargeable Battery (installed)  

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