|With Barnes and Noble Nook eReader, you can have a just-like-paper reading experience. It comes with the most advance 6 inch E Ink® Vizplex electronic paper display that reads as a printed page. Its 16-level gray scale display provides immense contrast with no glare or backlight that enables you to read even in bright sunlight. With just a touch away, you can browse and buy from Barnes and Noble’s extensive collection of over 2 million books as well as more than a million free titles. It is equipped with a 2GB of memory capable of storing up to 1,500 books, magazines and newspapers. Nook enables you to download free samples of books that Barnes and Noble sell to discover new authors and new books. It has a memory card slot for an even bigger storage. Nook comes with an extra-long battery life for up to 10 days on a single charge.
Using the Nook app, you can automatically sync the last page you read on your Nook with another device like iPad, iPhone or Android-based smartphone. Nook features "My Shelves" that enables you to create, name and organize shelves in "My B&N Library" and "My Documents". To prevent unauthorized use of your Nook, it can be secured in two ways by setting it up to lock when it goes to sleep mode and then unlock it with a pass code or require a password to purchase content. It also features a Reading Now button which serves as your virtual bookmark. Nook is integrated with an Exclusive LendMe™ Technology that allows you share books and send it to your friend's NOOK, computer, or handheld device enabled with NOOK software up to 14 days. It is likewise equipped with Wi-Fi ( 802.11 b/g) to browse the Web using Nook’s basic web browser. Also, it is integrated with a Merriam-Webster Collegiate® Dictionary that allows you to highlight any word from the book you are reading and look for its meaning. NOOK can be used as an MP3 player to listen to audio books or music.
Posted 2010-12-27 and updated on Dec 27, 2010 4:30am by richard