Deal Alert: Buy Nook HD+ At Barnes & Noble, Get A Free Nook Simple Touch
Barnes & Noble is running a limited-time offer in which customers who buy its flagship Nook HD+ tablet will receive a free Nook Simple Touch entry-level e-reader.
Buyers of Nook HD+ between March 24 and 31 will receive a free Nook Simple Touch E Ink reader valued at $79, according to Engadget. The offer is available at all the nearly 700 Barnes & Noble retail stores nationwide, hundreds of Barnes & Noble College Bookstores and online at Nook.com.
The offer is also available between March 24 to 30 through other retailers, including Walmart.com, Target and Best Buy.
The Nook HD+ has a full HD 1920 x 1280 display, a 1.5Ghz dual-core processor and built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The tablet weighs 18.2 ounces, considered by B&N as the lightest full HD tablet on the market. It retails for $269 for a 16GB version and $299 for a 32GB version.
The Nook Simple Touch is an ultra-light, portable 6-inch reader with an advanced E Ink Pearl display and battery life of up to two months on a single charge. Users can look up words, highlight passages, adjust the font size and style or search by typing on the responsive on-screen keyboard that appears only when a customer needs it.
Users can view movies and TV shows in HD, and Nook Apps has more than 100 app titles for tablets, including Angry Birds, Temple Run: Brave and Words with Friends, along with thousands of other popular apps and games.
Users can sync the last page read across Nook devices and apps so they don't lose their place.