Over two months after the original announcement of Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, Barnes & Noble today revealed the pricing and availability details of the device. It is going on sale today at Barnes & Noble bookstores, bn.com and nook.com for $179 after a $20 instant rebate.
A rebranded version of Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 4, the Tab 4 Nook includes Barnes & Noble software as well as free content from the NOOK Store including books, TV shows, magazines and more.
“The Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK is the most advanced NOOK ever, delivering the great NOOK experience our customers have come to love, with the high-performance tablet features they’ve asked for. We invite reading and entertainment fans to visit their local Barnes & Noble store to experience the new Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK. Once they do, we’re certain they will make this innovative device part of their daily routine,” said Michael P. Huseby, Chief Executive Officer of Barnes & Noble, Inc.
Coming to tablet details, it features a 7-inch 1280x800p display, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 3MP rear camera, 1.3MP front camera, 1.5GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage, microSD card slot and Wi-Fi. It will come pre-loaded with full Google suite of applications, Nook Store as well as some of Samsung’s software customisations like mutli-window.