UPDATE: check out our Nexus 7 unboxing video.
Google has finally put all rumors to rest by announcing the Nexus 7 Tablet from Asus. It’s powered by the all new Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system and comes at an affordable price-point at just $200-250, depending on choice of storage. The Nexus 7 Tablet is now available to pre-order on Google Play with shipments scheduled to arrive in mid-July. Read on for specifications and list of features.
Nexus 7 Tablet Specs and Features:
- Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
- 7” 1280×800 HD (216 ppi) Back-lit IPS display with Scratch-resistant Corning glass
- 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera
- 8 or 16 GB internal storage configurations
- 1 GB RAM
- 4325 mAh battery (Up to 8 hours of active use)
- Nvidia Tegra 3 Quad-core processor, 12‐core GPU
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
- Micro USB
- NFC (Android Beam)
- Preloaded with Chrome Web browser, YouTube, Gmail, Google+
- Access to over 600,000 apps and games
- Access to over 4 million ebooks
- Access to hundreds of popular Magazines
- Stream your music from the cloud (up to 20,000 songs for free)
- Weighs 340 grams
- Size: 198.5 x 120 x 10.45mm
- Price: $200 (8GB), $250 (16GB)
- Preorder now, Available mid-July
Note: For a limited time, includes $25 of credit to spend in the Play store, as well as free content like a copy of the Transformers: Dark of the Moon movie.