Barnes & Noble have announced the launch of a new waterproof eReader which is an update of the original NOOK GlowLight in the form of the NOOK GlowLight Plus.
The latest eReader from B&N is a welcome first update to the original that was launched way back in 2013 and brings with it glare-free technology for the screen together with adjustable ambient light.
The NOOK GlowLight Plus measures 6.4 x 4 x 0.34 inches in size and weighs 6.9 ounces and is fitted with a 300 dpi E Ink touchscreen display offering a 1072 x 1448 pixel display and the devices comes supplied running Google’s older Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. B&N explains more :
Our best eReader ever harnesses advanced technology to keep reading pure and simple. Enhanced contrast and higher resolution make each page read like paper in any light. Bath, pool, or mountainside — it’s the perfect companion. Its premium construction and scratch-resistant polymer screen mean it’s built to last. It’s waterproof and dust-resistant, too!
With the latest GlowLight technology, NOOK keeps reading easy and glare-free in bright sun or at bedtime, when you want to stay lost in your book without keeping someone else awake. Dip into B&N Readouts daily for a taste of romance, mystery, or fantasy, and to find unexpected treats across a range of topics. It’s curated by our editors to surprise and delight you — and it’s free on the new GlowLight Plus.
The NOOK GlowLight Plus is now available to purchase from B&N directly from their online store priced at $130 and