Barnes and Noble just took another step towards encouraging its clients to buy the Nook HD and HD+. Last week, on May 3, the retailer announced full Google Pay integration for both tablets. It means that users of both devices are now able to install such apps as Gmail, YouTube and Google Maps, with over 700,000 more waiting for download. Of course, all new units will ship with Google Play Store already installed. However, this is not the only good news we have for you today.
Barnes and Noble deals on Nook HD Tablets
Barnes and Noble decided to cut prices of both tablets. The Nook HD is now selling for $149, which is $50 off the usual price. If you decide to buy, the Nook HD+ you will save even more, as the tablet is now priced at $179. Compared to its previous price, it means $90 in savings. The deal expires May 12, right on time for Mother’s Day. You can either pick your tablet up in store or choose free shipping.
The Nook HD houses a 7-inch display with 1440 x 900 resolution at 243 ppi and a dual-core 1.3 GHz TI OMAP 4470 processor. The tablet also packs 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal memory. The Nook HD+ features a 9-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1280 at 256 ppi and is powered by a dual-core 1.5 GHz TI OMAP 4470 processor. This model also comes with 1 GB of RAM, but boasts 16 GB of built-in memory. Both devices run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and offer Wi-Fi b/g/n, micro USB, micro HDMI as well as microSD slots for storage expansion.
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