Barnes & Noble has announced the availability of a major software update of original Nook Color today. Dubbed as version 1.4.1, this update brings access to Netflix, Flixster along with Nook Comics and several other important enhancements.
Update will be released OTA over the coming weeks, or you can manually install the update right now by downloading it from Nook Color official website. 202MB in size, this update is available here, manual install instructions can be found here.
Barnes & Noble Nook Color Update Version 1.4.1 Change-log:
- Access to popular movies and TV shows streamed through Netflix
- NOOK Comics™ including the largest collection of Marvel graphic novels – with vivid colors & rich images, the action nearly jumps off the page. Your issues always in perfect condition to enjoy again & again.
- PagePerfect™ NOOK Books™ – a whole new category of NOOK Books carefully crafted to keep the precision and beauty of their stunning print versions. Zoom in on pictures, and fluidly scroll through pages of beautiful cookbooks, art books, and more.
- Over 100 enhancements, including reading NOOK Books in portrait and landscape modes, direct look-up of words in the built-in dictionary, increased font size selection, and more.
“Building upon our award-winning reading experience and vast digital content catalog, we are excited to offer our largest NOOK Color software update ever that will bring access to movies, TV shows, hundreds of new apps, comics, graphic novels and more to our time-tested, critically acclaimed Reader’s Tablet”
– William Lynch, Chief Executive Officer of Barnes & Noble.