Barnes & Noble's Nook Color is a capable color touch-screen e-book reader that offers much of the functionality of an Android tablet for half the price of an iPad.
Barnes & Noble's Nook division has a rough fiscal third quarter. However, the bookseller hopes to reverse the decline with the launch of a new Nook color device later this year.
Just pop in a special microSD card or download the OS to your own card and you can transform your Nook into a full-blown Android tablet.
The bookseller will continue to design and make Nook color devices, with at least one new Nook set for the holiday season, as its chairman shelves a bid to buy the retail side.
With the release of the new Nook HD and Nook HD+, B&N is discounting its older tablets -- the Nook Color is down to $139.
Barnes & Noble will stop making color tablets, meaning its existing inventory will be sold on the cheap. Is now the time to buy?
They're both refurbs, but they both come with a one-year warranty. This amazing bundle won't last long.
A rooted Barnes & Noble Nook running Android and a Game Boy Color emulator plays Pokémon Blue.
Forget the pokey old Nook Color. For the same price, this e-reader/tablet has a faster processor, more RAM, and a microphone.
Barnes & Noble's $199 Nook Color got a big software update today that adds many features available on the step-up $249 Nook Tablet.