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Google Announce New Nexus 7 In Stores on Tuesday, July 30

Google Announce The New Nexus 7 Tablet At Press Conference. Tablet On Sale Tuesday, July 30

Pixels, Pixels, Pixels starting at only $229 USD. Pixels is what’s on most portable device consumers mind. Google doesn’t fall short with these request, 323 replies with every inch to be exact.  It replicates video playback at the industry maximum of 1080p.

Making the Nexus 7 the crispest and most vibrant 7” display out there. The display is wrapped in scratch resistant Corning® glass which is also fingerprint resistant. Google isn’t all go show either, or all display in this case, they also included surround sound done by Fraunhofer (the people who invented MP3 compression).

All of this bang is solidified by its more than skin deep beauty, it is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro (1.5GHz) with the highest available GPU for that processor, the Adreno 320 (400MHz). It also includes 2GB of RAM and your choice of 16gb or 32gb internal memory.

What does this translate to? The fastest and crispest multimedia experience possible in a 7” tablet. All of this awesome isn’t short lived, Google packaged this device with a 9 hour 3950mAh battery, with built in wireless charging.  Wireless connectivity is possible with 4G LTE (covered by most spectrums for the US and EU) and includes dual-band WiFi (2.4gHZ/5gHz) 802.11 a/b/g/n/, along with NFC and Bluetooth 4.0 in all models. Everything in this nice little package is powered by Android Jelly Bean 4.3.

The breakdown:

  • Price: 16 GB Wi-Fi version – $229.99 | 32 GB Wi-Fi version – $269.99 | 32 GB 4G LTE version – $349.99
  • Size: 7.9″ (200mm) x 4.5″ (114mm) x 0.3″ (8.65mm)
  • Weight: WiFi 0.64lbs (290 grams) 4GLTE 0.66lbs (299g)
  • OS: Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro Quad-Core CPU (1.5 GHz) | Adreno 320 GPU (400MHz)
  • RAM: 2GB DDR3
  • Storage: 16GB or 32GB (with no external SD slots)
  • Display: 7-inch IPS with 1920×1200 resolution (constructed with anti-fingerprint and scratch-resistant Corning® glass) with 323 PPI
  • Cameras: 1.2-megapixel on the front, 5MP on the back.
  • Audio: Stereo Speakers | Surround Sound by Fraunhofer
  • Ports: MicroUSB | SlimPort enabled | 3.5mm Audio | Microphone | Dedicated Volume Toggle | Power Button
  • Sensors: Gyroscope | Accelerometer | Compass | Ambient Light | GPS
  • Connectivity: NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, SlimPort and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and, a 4G LTE
    • North America:
      • 4G LTE: 700/750/850/1700/1900/2100 MHZ (Bands: 1/2/4/5/13/17)
      • HSPA+: 850/900/1900/2100/AWS MHz (Bands: 1/2/4/5/8/10)
      • GSM: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz.
    •  Europe:
      • 4G LTE: 800/850/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 MHz (Bands: 1/2/3/4/5/7/20)
      • HSPA+: 850/900/1900/2100/AWS MHz (Bands: 1/2/4/5/8/10)
      • GSM: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
  • Battery: up to 9 hours of HD video, 10 hours of browsing (3950mAh)

Google has a long-standing reputation of partnering with manufacturers that reflect their ideal of creating an experience for their consumers. Google has chosen Asus as their hardware manufacturer for this device; this is possibly one of the best manufactures in portable devices out there. They have a proven track record of having hardware that works seamlessly with the Android OS. This is one of the best bang for your buck tablets. Google seems to keep consumer affordability in their minds without coming up short in the latest technology (we’re looking at you iPad Mini). This device should be high on many tablet wish lists.

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