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Old 11-14-2012, 07:16 AM   #1
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Default 16GB Nook Tablet™ (Certified Pre-Owned) w/ 7" Touchscreen, WiFi® $120

Lower Res Color Screen ((1024 X 600), but micro SD slot. Today only.
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Old 11-14-2012, 09:25 AM   #2
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Aren't all 7" tablets that res? And can you flash it to be a normal Android tablet?
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Old 11-14-2012, 09:31 AM   #3
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Aren't all 7" tablets that res? And can you flash it to be a normal Android tablet?
Nexus 7 = 1280x720 or something like that, so no.
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Old 11-14-2012, 10:40 AM   #4
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Aren't all 7" tablets that res? And can you flash it to be a normal Android tablet?
I thought the bootloader was locked on those nook tablets, which means they can't easily be reflashed with a custom rom etc. I could be wrong though. The kindle fires I think have a lot of roms available because the bootloader is not locked.
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Old 11-14-2012, 10:47 AM   #5
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I thought the bootloader was locked on those nook tablets, which means they can't easily be reflashed with a custom rom etc. I could be wrong though. The kindle fires I think have a lot of roms available because the bootloader is not locked.
Should be just like the nook color - can pop in and boot right off a MicroSD card.
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Old 11-15-2012, 05:55 AM   #6
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Should be just like the nook color - can pop in and boot right off a MicroSD card.
Yeah I think he's right. The nooks have been unlocked the whole way, one of the things that made them so popular, I don't see why B&N would suddenly reverse thier thinking and lock them down.
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Old 11-15-2012, 02:46 PM   #8
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I thought the bootloader was locked on those nook tablets, which means they can't easily be reflashed with a custom rom etc. I could be wrong though. The kindle fires I think have a lot of roms available because the bootloader is not locked.
I believe the bootloader is locked, but someone found a way around it.
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I have both a Nook Color and Nook Tablet running Cyanogenmod, incredibly easy to modify the recovery.img and boot.img with a USB cable using ODIN.
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