If you want Android tablet which is more faster and powerful than Samsung Galaxy Tab, read this guide and find out how to convert your $199 Nook Color into fully functional Android tablet running Froyo 2.2 using bootable SD card. Because you are using SD card your warranty will not void. Mac users please click here for guide on how to make Bootable SD card for color Nook running Android Froyo 2.2.
-Micro SD card at least 2gb or larger
-USB SD card reader
- Latest version Virtual Image of Nookie Froyo for Nook color device http://edencomputing.com/nookcolor/nookie-froyo-SDIMAGE_2GB-0.6.7.img.gz
Now follow the instructions:
Step 1: Download Win 32 disk Imager and unzip its contents into a folder.
Step 2: Download the compatible Latest version Virtual Image of Nookie Froyo for Nook color device and unzip its contents (contains image file) preferably using winrar.
Step 3: Hook up USB card reader into computer and plug in Micro SD card into the reader.
Step 4: Run Win 32 Disk Imager and click on the folder button and locate the image file which you extracted in step 2.
Step 5: Choose the drive letter of your SD card (If you don’t know the drive letter of your SD card you can locate it in My Computer) and click on write button.
Step 6: Once progress is 100% complete, you can exit win 32 disk imager.
Step 7: Safely remove the SD card from the computer. Now, Power off your Nook Color and slide the SD card into the Nook. Turn on your Nook Color and it should load Nookie Froyo.
Now you are ready to use Android Froyo 2.2 on your Nook Color without rooting the nook color and voiding the warranty. Don’t forget to try running Android Honeycomb 3.0 on your Nook Color. For how to make bootable SD card for Nook Color running Honeycomb guide click here. If you are planning to root your Nook color device all versions please click here.
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