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These Nexus Devices Won’t Get Android 7.0 Nougat

08/23/2016, Google announced yesterday that it has finally released Android 7.0 Nougat. Now it’s going to be a long wait for most Android users as they wait for the update to go through their OEMs and carriers before it’s finally released for them....

T-Mobile Temporarily Halts Android 6.0 For Nexus 7 (2013)

11/22/2015, If you have the Nexus 7 (2013), you might have learnt that despite the tablet being 2 years old, it is still being upgraded to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Even better news is that last month, to be more specific the 5th of October, T-Mobile had begun pushing...

Nexus 7 (2013) Rumored To Get Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update

09/27/2015, The Nexus 7 (2013) model is 2 years old. This means that by today’s standards it is considered to be very outdated, especially in the face of QHD displays and octa-core processors. So what does that mean for the future of the device? Is Google planning...

Nexus 7 2013 (LTE) Receives Android 5.1 Update

04/14/2015, So, it’s been almost a month after Google announced the Android 5.1 update and it is still under process to reach bunch of Nexus devices. Unexpectedly, the LTE Nexus 2013 is the one that is being upgraded to the 5.1 now. Sadly, the update for the Wi-Fi...

Nexus 7 (2013) Facing Video Playback Issues Post-Android 5.0 Update

11/16/2014, Heads up Nexus 7 (2013) owners, if you have received the notification informing you that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update is available for download, or if you were planning on flashing the ROM manually, we suppose you could go ahead and update it, although...

Google Posts Android 5.0 Lollipop Factory Images For Nexus Devices

11/12/2014, Earlier today the factory image for the Nexus 7 (2012) tablet was leaked. Basically for those unfamiliar, this is the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the tablet which Google will eventually be rolling out to the masses. Well the good news is that it looks...

Huawei Tablet To Take On Nexus 7

02/02/2014, Huawei is a very popular Android OEM, even if its not a household name in the West, it has a phenomenal user base back in China. Its no secret that Huawei wants to break into the global smartphone market, compete at a much bigger scale in key markets...

Refreshed Nexus 7 Arrives In Japan This August 28th

08/25/2013, History has shown that Google more often than not take their own sweet time in delivering its range of Nexus tablets as well as smartphones to Japan since it has launched in the US, but at the very least, they do seem to be improving. In fact, it has just...

Nexus 7 2013 Receives Firmware Update

08/23/2013, The new Nexus 7 is definitely an impressive tablet by all accounts, and considering the kind of firepower that it packs underneath the hood without breaking the bank, we would highly recommend the device to be part of your gadget arsenal if you are in the...

Next Nexus 7 Might Be Manufactured By LG

07/28/2013, For over two years now Google has collaborated with ASUS to manufacture the Nexus 7 tablet. Its big brother, the Nexus 10, has been developed in conjunction with Samsung. It is now being said that Google might ditch ASUS in favor of LG, and that the next...

Nexus 7 2 Now Available From Google Play Store

07/28/2013, A couple of days ago Google finally announced its new Nexus 7 tablet. Before the actual announcement, the pre-order page for Nexus 7 2 went up on Best Buy’s website. The page essentially confirmed all of the rumors we had previously heard about the...

Best Stories Of The Week (22 To 26 July)

07/26/2013, Here’s a round up of what we think is the 5 most interesting stories for the week, and obviously, the new Nexus 7 takes top spot, followed closely by the Google Chromecast announcement. Moving on from all things Google, how about a mouse that could have...

Nexus 7 2 Being Sold At Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon

07/26/2013, Google announced its 2nd-generation Nexus 7 earlier this week, which has single-handedly turned the tech world upside down with how great of a product it is. If you’ve been dying to get your hands on the new Nexus 7, up until now, you’ve...

Nexus 7 Review (2013)

07/26/2013, Nexus 7 Review (2013) | The new Nexus 7 2013 doesn't disappoint. We knew that it was coming, and that a few things were going to get better (1920x1200 display), but it has exceeded our expectations.