At the mystery event in San Francisco, Google has announced the second-generation of Nexus 7, which is the first device to be distributed with the new Android 4.3 Jelly Bean.
Google’s Sundar Pichai revealed, the most widely used operating system for both smartphones and tablets. Android has hit 70 million activated tablets milestone, and the new Nexus lineup has come up with the latest and greatest version Android 4.3 out-of-box to attract even more customers.
Google Nexus 7 is again the ASUS product that is slightly lighter than the first-gen model and significantly thinner, measuring 114 x 200 x 8.65 mm. The hardware configuration of the product includes a 7-inch display with a better resolution of 1920 × 1200 pixels at 323ppi. The display panel comes with multi-touch support for up to ten fingers, resisting to scratches, stains and fingerprints.
Internally there is a 1.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor paired with Adreno 320 GPU and 2 GB of RAM. Other key features includes dual-band 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi; Optional support for 4G LTE networks; Bluetooth 4.0; NFC; a front-facing 1.2 megapixel camera and a rear 5-megapixel camera, SlimPort — that allows you to see 1080p content on your TV, and to keep the lights on, the model has a 3950 mAh battery.
Google’s new Nexus 7 will be available starting from July 30 in two variants — one with 16GB storage and the other 32 GB priced at $229.99 and $269.99, respectively. While Best Buy has already started taking pre-orders for the same.
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