Unlike Amazon’s Kindle Fire, Barnes and Noble’s $250 Nook Tablet features “a 1GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM (up from 512MB) and 16GB of internal flash storage (double that of the Nook Color’s 8GB and Kindle Fire’s 6GB); an included micro SD card slot can handle 32GB memory cards.” Videos after the break. Click here for more pictures.

The Nook Tablet is going to keep the Kindle Fire on its toes – pre-orders begin today and a release date next week on November 18. Savvy shoppers will notice that the Nook Tablet releases three days after the Kindle Fire’s November 15 street date.

[via GizmodoEngadgetDvice]