NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight

NOOK-simple-touch-with-GlowLightNook is the line of e-readers and tablet PCs developed by the popular American book retailer, Barnes and Noble. While recently Barnes and Noble seems to be focused on tackling the tablet industry, and have not developed any new e-readers since 2012. Barnes and Noble’s NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight is still a must have for keen readers. It has also seen a number of price reductions, making it great for readers who cannot afford the more expensive Kobo and Kindle devices.

As the name suggests, one of the major features of this e-reader is its light. The NOOK’s GlowLight is an adjustable back-light which softly and evenly illuminates the screen. This means that you can read your favourite e-books both outside in the glorious sunshine or curled up in bed at night!

Although many may be tempted to buy a tablet as these support a range of e-book reading applications, The NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight offers a superior reading experience. Its screen provides virtually no glare as the NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight’s screen is not
, unlike a traditional tablet screen. Furthermore, The NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight’s exclusive Best-Text technology means that text is always super clear and crisp. In addition, you can also adjust the font and text size to your preference to ensure a comfortable reading experience.

The main strength of e-readers as opposed to traditional print books is their portability. With an e-reader you can take your entire library with you, without weighing your bag down. The NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight is an incredibly portable device, it is Barnes and Noble’s lightest device yet as it weighs a just less than 7 ounces. This makes it even lighter than an Amazon Kindle Paperwhite.

The Barnes and Noble e-book collection is  always expanding and current has over 3 million titles for you to choose from. You can also borrow e-books from your local library on your NOOK Simple Touch with GlowLight.  In addition, if you are unsure what to read next, the clever e-reader can make personalized recommendations on what you should read next.

With its impressive spec. and reasonable price tag, the NOOK Simple Touch™ with GlowLight™ is certainly a worthy competitor in the e-reader market.