[Article] Is the Nook Color the Android Tablet for you?


Senior Member
Dec 8, 2010
A good little article on the Nookcolor and I love their opening pic.


By now, you've probably heard about all the Android mad scientists hacking their Barnes & Noble NOOKcolor's into full-fledged Android tablets. If you haven't donned the Einstein wig yourself and are curious whether this hack-job is for you, read on ...

People often ask why they should go the Nook modding route when there are devices out there that are--you know--actually meant to be tablets?

As the current Android Central Nook Color Adviser, my official answer is:
"Buy the Nook! Buy the Nook!! Then come to Android Central for all your NOOKcolor modding questions!!! Be sure to tell your friends, too!!!!"

... however, as a human being who happens to immensely enjoy his Nook Color tablet, my answer is that it's really going to depend on two things:
1. What are you looking for in a tablet?
2. What are you wanting to pay for a tablet?
Because, obviously, there are other tablets that offer things a modded NOOKcolor can't.
If you want to be on the bleeding edge of hardware specs and operating systems, then...