Pandigital has released a new firmware update for its 7 inch Novel e-reader today! They have packed in LOADS of new features to really update the unit and give it more Android functionality.
One of the best updates to the Pandigital Novel is the revision of the Barnes and Noble e-reader application. It now actually integrates into your home screen and gives you many new features.
Pandigital is also doing the right thing and making Google Android apps more accessible than ever before. Currently you have to be a bit tech savvy in order to find and install applications by yourself. Pandigital has now made very common applications available to anyone at any level. Applications are easily available via the Slideme Market through their SAM 4.0 application. Using this, you can get Facebook, twitter, and a ton of others. Installing applications has never been easier with the new firmware update.
Other features of the firmware update include increased productivity with Office Suite reader and the ability to open documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and more. Finally, improved speed and responsiveness with page turns and overall enhancements.
Check out the firmware update tool today for your PC HERE.
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