For questions truly specific to the "Nook Color" ebook reader by Barnes & Noble. For the HD variant, please use the 'nook-hd' tag.

The Nook Color is a ebook reader by Barnes & Noble running a customized version of Android (2.2 aka Froyo). It was first released in November 2010, and is discontinued since December 2012 in favor of its successors (see ). With the help of CyanogenMod, it can be upgraded to Android 4.1 JellyBean.

Nook Color
Nook Color showing Dolphin HD browser (source: Wikipedia)

Basic specifications

  • CPU: 800 MHz ARM Cortex-A8-based TI OMAP3621
  • GPU: PowerVR SGX 530
  • RAM: 512 MB
  • internal storage: 8 GB (5 GB user-available)
  • removable: microSD up to 32 GB
  • display: 7" 1024 x 600 px WSVGA IPS LCD
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