Nook Tablet Versus Kindle Fire

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by Wiery, Nov 8, 2011.

  1. Wiery

    Wiery Well-Known Member

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    My husband wants an e-reader, our 8 year-old wants to play angry birds on it, so I suggested either Nook Tablet or Kindle Fire.

    I've got the first generation Nook and a 3rd generation Kindle, and I generally prefer the Kindle as it seems to be easier to navigate-However, the Nook Tablet and Kindle Fire are quite different, and I'd like to hear from peoplle who own one of them.

    Thanks in advance for any help. :)
     
  2. jlai

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  3. Wiery

    Wiery Well-Known Member

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    Thanks, I had looked through that thread but missed the link to a good Kindle Fire versus Nook Tablet review. Very helpful. :)
     
  4. Artemis@BC

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    Christina Well-Known Member

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    Supposedly both the Fire and the Nook will be sold at regular stores - Target and Best Buy for example, but I can't remember which.

    From the reviews I've seen, I think I would like the Nook. It has an SD card slot to expand the memory, and it has more RAM memory, which will come into play when streaming movies.
     
  6. myhoneyhoney

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    that Kobo Vox is looking good! I like how I can use the Kindle app and load my kindle books into it. I currently use my droid phone's kindle app but would love a bigger screen.