Yesterday we reported that Barnes & Noble was preparing to announce an 8GB version of the NOOK Tablet. The bookseller confirmed the reports today announcing that they will release a less expensive version of their Android tablet.
Customers will be able to purchase the 8GB NOOK Tablet starting today for $199, the same price as its leading competitor, the Amazon Kindle Fire. In addition, the price of the NOOK Color was dropped to $169.
Those looking to purchase the 8GB NOOK Tablet can do it today at online or at any Barnes & Noble store.