Nook Tablet 7 is the entry-level device introduced by Barnes & Noble in November 2016.
The new tablet costs only $49.99, and it offers 8 GB internal memory that can be expanded via microSD slot. The display is 1024 × 600 px, with a pixel density of 171 ppi.
The new Nook is powered by 1.3 GHz Quad-Core processor and comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system enhanced with the special interface designed to make buying and managing Nook content easier.
Unlike four previous tablets, the 2016 7-inch Nook was not made in cooperation with Samsung. It affects the availability of cases. Samsung Galaxy Tab devices usually come with a big number of accessories. These accessories were compatible with Nook-branded models.
The 2016 Nook tablet was launched together with two original case designs: the regular folio cover, and the kid-proof case. After a few months, a few third-party case producers released new models that are custom-fit for the 2016 Nook.
It’s good to know that Nook Tablet 7 (2016) has very similar dimensions as Samsung Galaxy Tab A 7 Nook. It means some covers – but only the ones with leather frames or corner straps – can most probably fit the new model.
When you’ll be looking for Nook cases on other sites that Barnes & Noble, please make sure to double-check what’s the model number of the Nook the case is made for. Some online sellers still offer cases for the old Nook 7 model.
The model number of Nook Tablet 7 released in 2016 is BNTV450.
7-inch Nook tablet dimensions ( height × width × depth )
|Nook Tablet 7 (2016)||7.40 × 4.20 × 0.39||188 × 107 × 9.9|
|Nook Tab A 7.0″||7.35 × 4.27 × 0.34||187 × 108 × 8.6||Nook Tab 4 7.0″||7.36 × 4.25 × 0.35||186.9 × 107.9 × 9.0|
And the last thing before the list. Here are the best online stores where you can browse for Nook cases if you don’t find the perfect one in the list below.
Nook Tablet 7 (2016) case – recommended sites
Amazon – the giant online store offers the largest selection of all kinds of e-reader accessories. There are over 800,000 results for a search phrase “Nook case.” Amazon is the source of the biggest number of Nook cases. If any new design is released, you’ll surely find it here.
eBay – on eBay you can find many cases that are exactly made to fit a specific Nook model, or are universal e-reader cases. It’s always a good destination to check out if you want to buy a case at an affordable price.
Etsy – a top destination for vintage and handmade items, art, and supplies. There are sleeves made from a natural cotton, or customized felt covers, or jackets made from genuine leather. It’s the online store with the largest number of bright and fashionable sleeves for all Nook devices!
We did our best to collect the best examples of Nook Tablet 7 cases. If you are still in the mood to find more alternatives, make sure to visit our ultimate list of Nook cases and accessories featured in the box below.
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11 Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet 7 (2016) cases
Original Nook Tablet 7 2016 cover. Let’s start from the original accessory that’s available in Barnes & Noble stores and online. This case cover is a typical Nook design: opens like a book, with a plastic shell that holds a device in place, and a hand strap.
Above, you see Evergreen Botanical Dream design, but you can choose from fifteen other fashionable colors, including our favorites: Multi Sparkle and Cabernet Denim Dots. ⇢ Barnes & Noble – $14.95.
i-UniK Nook Tablet 7 2016 Folio Case. From i-UniK comes a folio case custom-made to fit the 2016 7-inch Nook Tablet. You can use it as a stand, with three different angles. The case has a built-in SD-card storage, closes with a magnetic clasp, and is shipped with a free stylus.
Available in six colors: Camo (shown above), Black, Navy Blue, Cute Pink, Hunting Tree Camo, and Purple Polka Dot. ⇢ Amazon – $9.99.
EpicGadget Nook Tablet 7 2016 Slim Folio Case. If you are looking for something more functional, this trifold case from EpicGadget is an interesting option. The front cover folds twice, turning the case into a horizontal or vertical stand. Horizontal position is great for typing, while vertical – for watching movies.
The EpicGadget case comes together with a stylus (but there is no stylus loop on the cover). You can choose from six colors: Black, Gold (shown above), Hot Pink, Purple, Baby Blue, and Navy Blue. ⇢ Amazon – $12.99
Slim Stand Leather Shell Skin Case for Nook Tablet 7 2016. It turns out the same trifold case like the one you’ve seen above can be bought in different online stores at different prices.
It’s available as an unbranded case on eBay, in the same range of colors, so if you want to save a few more dollars or prefer eBay to Amazon, check it right now. ⇢ eBay – $8.05.
Nook Tablet 7 2016 Foam Bumper Case for Kids. The $50 Nook tablet? Quite possibly your kids are going to keep it for longer than you think. Make the tablet kid-friendly and get a protective silicone case that should resist bumps and jumps.
Barnes & Noble offers the original bumper case in four bright colors: Lime, Pink, Citrus, and Scuba Blue. ⇢ Barnes & Noble – $19.95.
Protective Semi-transparent Nook Tablet 7 2016 Case. Kid-proof cases are perfect for heavy users. If you, however, want something more universal (that can be used by kids and their parents), this simple case from a flexible polyurethane should meet all your needs. ⇢ eBay – $8.99.
iShoppingdeals Nook Tablet 7 2016 Case and Adjustable Stand Holder. Do you want your case to be both durable and functional? Why not grabbing the rubber case that is sold together with a detachable and adjustable stand that is great for watching movies or playing games.
The case itself effectively protects against bumps, scratches, and accidents. It’s made from a high-quality thermoplastic polyurethane. A raised bezel edging protect the screen while the tablet is lying face down. ⇢ Amazon – $9.99.
Marston Bindery Vintage Book Universal Tablet Case. Wouldn’t you like your Nook Tablet to look like a vintage book with a familiar Penguin cover design? Meet Marston Bindery case. It’s hand-crafted in Leicestershire, UK, using traditional book binding materials and techniques.
To get the case for Nook Tablet, please select “Medium” in the Size panel. You can have the case with or without the built-in stand. ⇢ Etsy – £29.99.
Gala Born Tribal Sleeve for 7-inch tablets. From a range of extremely fashionable and unique sleeves offered by Gala Born comes a Tribal design. The front is made from viscose; monochrome cotton fabrics is used for the back side. There is also a felt lining to increase the protection.
The sleeve closes with beautiful wooden button and hand-braided string. ⇢ Etsy – £18.52.
MoKo Felt Sleeve for 7-inch tablets. This fashionable felt case from a popular case producer MoKo is designed to fit 7-inch devices, and that includes Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet 7.
The sleeve is made of a premium felt. The interior is lined with a material that is mold-proof, wear-resisting, and soft so that it won’t scratch your device. The sleeve has a smaller compartment for essential documents, and two back pockets for a phone, earphones, or keys. ⇢ Amazon – $14.99.
Wisers Folio Case for Nook 7 Tablet 2016. Here is another proposal for anyone who is looking for solid folio cases. The one from Wisers has a microfiber interior to protect the screen from scratches, and a faux-feather on the outside. It has precise cut-outs for ports, buttons, and a speaker. Fold the front cover completely, and use a back-flip to turn the case into a stand.
Available in four colors: Black, Navy Blue, Purple, and Gold (see above). ⇢ Amazon – $9.99.
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Nook Tablet 7 (2016)
Vivid, bright 7” IPS display
Whether you’re reading, watching a movie or surfing we the web, enjoy the new Nook Tablet’s beautiful IPS display.
Read for hours
The long-lasting battery keeps you powered up to read at home or on the go for up to 7 hours of reading, web browsing, and video watching.
Barnes & Noble at your fingertips
Choose from our vast library of ebooks, including more than a million titles under $4.99. Scroll our aisles with collections curated by our expert booksellers to help you find your next great read.
Comes with Google Play
Millions of Android apps, games, movies, songs, and more are available on Google Play – instantly accessible wherever you go.
Family friendly by design
Learning is magical on Nook. Explore one of the largest selections of books tailored to kids of every age and ability. Create individual profiles and unique bookshelves for all the members of your family. Parental controls allow you to manage what your kids see.
Free in-store support
Visit any Barnes & Noble for help setting up and troubleshooting, great book recommendations, and tips and tricks on using your new Nook.
|Screen resolution||1024 × 600 px|
|Pixel density||171 ppi|
|Battery||Up to 7 hours of reading, watching videos, and web browsing|
|Storage||8 GB on-board memory. Add up to 128 GB with a microSD card (sold separately)|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n|
|Connectors||Micro-USB 2.0, 3.5 mm headset jack, microSD slot|
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