Barnes & Noble nook HD

74
Engadget
Score
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition.
74

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).

Engadget Review

Nook HD review: a high-def tablet with the heart of a reader

The Nook HD is a nice piece of hardware at a great price that's hampered somewhat by skinned Android.

Pros
  • Low priceNice, distinct hardwareGreat screen
Cons
  • Bland UINo access to Google PlaySoftware not fully baked at time of review
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Scores

Engadget

74
 

User Reviews

80
svk
If you are looking for a 7" tablet to use mainly for reading and the occasional...read more
90
LDM
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
40
binnym
A poor product that's more likely to be frustrating than useful. - Engadget
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7.5
Average Critic Score

Design and form factor

8.0
 

Storage capacity

8.2
 

Ease of use

7.6
 

Durability

6.4
 

Display

9.2
 

Portability (size / weight)

8.3
 

Features

6.8
 

Battery life

8.0
 

How It Stacks Up

82

Engadget

82
 

Critic

87
 

User

80
 

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82

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Critic

82
 

User

67
 
74

Engadget

74
 

Critic

73
 

User

80
 
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How It Stacks Up

82

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82
 

Critic

87
 

User

80
 

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82
 

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74
 

Critic

73
 

User

80
 
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