Barnes & Noble to Release $49 Tablet in Time for Black Friday


Source: Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble stores have announced they will release a new $49 Nook tablet on Black Friday, in the latest e-reader showdown with Amazon.

The new Nook Tablet 7″ will come with 8GB of space, with the ability to add up to 128GB using a microSD card. The android tablet – which has been customized with Nook software – will have access to Google’s app store.

Priced to compete with Amazon’s 7″ Fire tablet, the Nook Tablet 7″ also comes with front and rear cameras and an alleged 7 hours of battery life. It is available for pre-order now on the company’s website.