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The Google Nexus 7 is a seven inches Android tablet produced conjointly by Google and ASUS. It is the first of three Nexus devices, the two others being the Google Nexus 4 smartphone and the Google Nexus 10 tablet. The Google Nexus 7 is powered by an NVIDIA Tegra 3 SoC which has 1GB of RAM, 16GB or 32GB of internal storage. Networking-wise, the tablet has WiFi, 3G (optional) and NFC. The Nexus 7 was originally launched at Google I/O 2012 and was the flagship device for Android 4.1 aka Jelly Bean. Google has priced the tablet aggressively at a price of $199. Google Nexus Official page

Ubuntu Nexus 7 demo

10/22/2012, Ubuntu does seem to have shifted their attention to the tablet and mobile market, where you can check it out in the video above that shows off Ubuntu running on a Nexus 7 (yes, the Asus-manufactured tablet for Google). From Ubuntu 13.04 onwards, one will...

Nexus 7 tablet is best selling Android tablet in the UK

10/18/2012, There is a fair number of Android-powered tablets in the market today that aim to go toe-to-toe against the Apple iPad (and we would presume, the iPad mini subsequently), and the Nexus 7 from Google (manufactured by Asus) is one of them. Well, it seems...

Nexus 7 to gain $100 model and 32GB model?

10/17/2012, Google’s Nexus 7 tablet family–which is excellent, by the way–may be getting a little bigger. Perennial rumor mill Digitimes issued a report based on conversations with “Taiwan-based supply chain makers” that points to a...

Google and Microsoft to expand Nexus 7 and Surface lines [Rumor]

10/03/2012, Nexus 7 is to Google as Surface is to Microsoft, so what happens when there are whispers being thrown about the industry, touting that Google as well as Microsoft fully intend to extend the Nexus 7 and Surface tablet ranges to comprise of more than just...

Google Nexus 7 32GB spotted in Carphone Warehouse listing

10/03/2012, Google entered the tablet market with a bang when it unveiled its own 7-inch slate, Nexus 7. The tablet was the result of a joint collaboration between Google and Asus. Ever since the launch, the tablet has become a significant player in the mini tablet...

Google Nexus 7 reportedly facing hard time trying to get into China

09/14/2012, It seems that if you wanted to get your hands on Google’s Nexus 7 tablet in an official capacity in China, you might be in for a wait. According to reports (via Digitimes), it seems that China has yet to approve the tablet for import. Based on what...

Google Nexus 7 does 720p webcam recording

09/10/2012, The Asus-manufactured Google Nexus 7 already ships with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean right out of the box, and if there is one particular, glaring shortcoming about this tablet, it would be the lack of a camera located at its back. In fact, the only camera...

Nexus 7 3G Variant Coming Soon [Rumor]

09/03/2012, In June this year, Google unveiled its Nexus 7 tablet which directly launched the company into the mini-tablet market. The tablet has been a success so far with Google claiming that it has flown right off the shelves, with the 16 GB version going out of...

Google releases new Nexus 7 advertisement

08/30/2012, Tablets aren’t just for adults these days – in fact we’ve seen more than our fair share of young children playing on iPads, and let’s not forget companies who have created tablets for children in mind. With that being said, it seems that Google is...

Nexus 7 overclocked to 2GHz

08/27/2012, There is nothing quite like a speed boost to your device by overclocking it. After all, it not only offers a new lease of life, but it also saves you money on purchasing a faster model or make. Of course, there are also the downsides to it, such as...