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NOOK GlowLight Plus vs. Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle Voyage

NOOK GlowLight Plus
Kindle Paperwhite
Kindle Voyage
6'' High-Resolution Display (300 ppi). Most advanced GlowLight yet. Waterproof1, dustproof, Wi-Fi and built-in Anti-Glare.
6" High-Resolution Display (300 ppi) with Built-in Light, Glare-Free, Wi-Fi
6" High-Resolution Display (300 ppi) eReader from Amazon with Adaptive Built-in Light, Glare-Free, PagePress Sensors, Wi-Fi

Display

  • 6''; 300ppi
  • E-Ink Carta™
  • Built in ambient GlowLight™
  • Optimized font technology
 
  • 6''; 300ppi
  • E-Ink Carta™
  • Integrated Front Light
  • Custom font
 
  • 6''; 300ppi
  • E-Ink Carta™
  • Adaptive Front Light (ALS sensor)
  • Custom font

Design

  • Waterproof / dustproof1
  • Premium flat aluminum design
 
  • Plastic bezel design
 
  • Premium flat design

Input

  • Capacitive Touch
 
  • Capacitive Touch
 
  • Capacitive Touch + PagePress

Size2

  • Height: 6.4'' (163.6 mm)
  • Width: 4.7'' (119.6 mm)
  • Thickness: .34'' (8.6 mm)
 
  • Height: 6.7'' (169 mm)
  • Width: 4.6'' (117 mm)
  • Thickness: 0.36'' (9.1 mm)
 
  • Height: 6.4'' (162 mm)
  • Width: 4.5'' (115 mm)
  • Thickness: 0.30'' (7.6 mm)

Weight2

  • 6.9 oz (195 grams)
 
  • 7.2 oz (205g)
 
  • 6.3 oz (180g)

Battery Life

  • Up to 6 weeks3
 
  • Up to 6 weeks
 
  • Up to 6 weeks

Storage

  • 4GB memory holds thousands of books4
 
  • 4GB memory holds thousands of books
 
  • 4GB memory holds thousands of books

Other Features

  • Waterproof1
  • Built-in GlowLight™
  • Ad Free Experience
  • Free lifetime in-store support at B&N stores5
  • Free and automatic Wi-FI® at B&N stores
  • Free & Automatic Wi-Fi® at all AT&T Hotspots Nationwide
  • Exclusive LendMe® technology at bn.com
  • Personal Profiles for each Family Member
  • Personalized recommendations from Barnes & Noble Booksellers
  • Sample Books Free
  • Free Cloud Storage
  • Free Read-In-Store5
  • B&N Readouts™
 
  • Built in Reading Light
  • Phone support
  • Goodreads
  • New font set and engine
  • Sample Books for Free
  • Free Wi-Fi® at all AT&T Hotspots Nationwide
  • Parental Controls
  • Free Cloud Storage
  • Book Lending & Borrowing
  • X-Ray
 
  • Built in Reading Light
  • Phone support
  • Goodreads
  • Sample Books for Free
  • Free Wi-Fi® at all AT&T Hotspots Nationwide
  • Parental Controls
  • Free Cloud Storage
  • Book Lending & Borrowing
  • X-Ray
  • 1. IP67 certified. Waterproof in fresh water for up to 30 minutes at a maximum depth of 1 meter (3.28 feet). Avoid immersion in saltwater or other liquids. USB port must be completely dry before use. Learn More
  • 2. Based on a half hour of reading per day and 1 page refresh per minute with GlowLight at 30% brightness and wireless off. Battery life tests conducted using specific units; actual results may vary based on device settings, usage, and many other factors.
  • 3. Actual size and weight may vary by configuration and manufacturing process
  • 4. 4GB = 2.5GB for content. Actual formatted capacity may be less. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes.
  • 5. Lifetime in-store support provides assistance for setup, connectivity and basic troubleshooting at Barnes & Noble bookstores.
  • 6. Read NOOK Books® FREE on your NOOK for up to one hour per day in B&N Stores
  • Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of the Wi-Fi Alliance