The Nexus 7 officially comes to life with his induction last night during the Google I / O. A device running Android, and necessarily in its upcoming version, namely 4.1 Jelly Bean who adopts a 7-inch format. Its touch screen displays of 1280 x 800 of resolution, the basic definition of bars 10.1-inch Android launched since last year.
Under the slab, the IPS technology still lies a quad-core processor Nvidia Tegra 3 T30L clocked at 1.2 GHz, RAM 1 GB, 8 or 16 GB of storage capacity and an NFC chip. Beyond the sharing of information between two NFC devices instantly, Google will likely push down, and on any screen mobile, his wallet for contactless payment. A 1.2 megapixel webcam live front and Google ignores the sensor photo-video backbone. The company claims a battery life of between 8 and 9 hours of high definition video playback and a micro-USB port acts as a main connector. Google continues it in its new approach to the closed memory, with the removal of the microSD slot.
And ultimately, this slate looks almost feature for feature to the Asus M370T who had disappeared from circulation in recent months. Additional data with this Nexus 7, weighs 340 grams and has wireless connectivity Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi b / g / n.
Google Nexus 7 tablet goes on sale in mid-July but is already pre-order for several countries (the U.S., UK, Australia, Canada), the indicative rates of 199$ for the 8GB version and 249$ in 16 GB The Nexus 7 is also accompanied with a good 25$ in the box to be use on the Google Play Store, which now offers games and videos for rental and purchase.
Google launches the assault on the Amazon Kindle Fire, positioned on the same rates and also on the consumption of any kind of content.