avatarby Tab TimesJune 10, 20130 comments

The deals, which run through to Father’s Day on June 16, see the 8GB and 16GB versions of the 7-inch Nook HD available for $129 and $149 respectively, with the 16GB and 32GB Nook HD+ models selling for $149 and $179.

Buyers can pick-up these discounted tablets at the Barnes & Noble bookstores, on Nook.com and at various other retailers, including Best Buy, Target and Wal-Mart.

The 7-inch Nook HD features a reasonable 1440 x 900 resolution display, a dual-core 1.3GHz TI OMAP 4470 processor and 8GB of storage, while the 9-inch Nook HD+ boasts a 1920 x 1280 resolution display, a 1.5GHz dual-core TI OMAP 4470 processor and 16GB or more storage.

Both tablets run a custom version of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and feature Google Play support, giving each device access to over 700,000 apps. The Nook HD and Nook HD+ usually start from $199 and $269 respectively.