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Barnes & Noble nook GlowLight

Barnes & Noble nook GlowLight

from  $198.98+
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73 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
73

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

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The GlowLight has a much nicer display than the last-gen model, but other e-readers still offer better screens. In the meantime, too, the GlowLight has lost some defining features like a microSD slot and physical page turn buttons.

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Pros
  • Lightweight
  • Much-improved frontlight
  • Better display than last time
Cons
  • No more physical page buttons
  • The microSD slot has been removed
  • Frontlighting still not on par with the competition

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Specs

Key Specs

Screen type
E Ink
Screen size
622
Touchscreen
Yes
Mobile broadband (3G)
No
Internal storage
41
Battery life
Up to 233
Screen type
Screen size
Touchscreen
Mobile broadband (3G)
Internal storage
Battery life
E Ink
622
Yes
No
41
Up to 233

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73 Engadget Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
73

A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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