Updated June. 07, 2014 04:40
Samsung Electronics and Barnes & Noble, the worlds largest distributor of publications based in the U.S., will produce a co-branded Galaxy Tab.
According to foreign media outlets including The Associated Press on Friday, the two companies have agreed to produce the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook, which combines "Samsungs Galaxy Tab 4" and Barnes & Nobles e-book software "Nook" with an access to 3 million publications.
A source at Samsung said, One of the recent trends in the tablet market is to secure contents that consumers can watch "only with our products, adding, The Galaxy Tab 4 Nook means that Samsungs tablet will be installed with distinguished publication contents. In the wake of production of the co-branded Galaxy Tab, Barnes & Noble reportedly will not develop tablets on its own.
The Galaxy Tab 4 Nook will hit more than 700 Barnes & Noble stores across the U.S. in early August. The price of the new device has yet to be decided.