Introducing Nexus 7 Tablet with Jelly Bean, Android 4.1
NBC News | San Francisco | 9:30 AM 27 June 2012 Live Update:- The 7-inch slate is the first and currently only device shipping with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and takes advantage of its optimization for smaller tablet screens, magazines and movies. Like was widely suspected, the tablet is built by ASUS (shades of Eee Pad MeMO ME370T, anyone?) and mostly draws our attention in terms of what we get for the money: that quad-core Tegra 3, 1.2-megapixel front camera, NFC and 1280 x 800, IPS-based LCD are traits we'd normally look for in a pricier tablet. How much pricier, you ask? Google is asking just $199 for a dainty 8GB model and $249 for a 16GB version -- that's a lot of speed for the money, especially with a $25 Google Play credit and a slew of bundled content. There's no SD card slot, however. You can swing by Google Play right now to order one in Australia, Canada, the UK and the US with a mid-July shipping window. ======================================================== Google Nexus 7 tablet is a 7-inch quad-core HD movie, book and game machine Just as Google's developer conference was getting started, details of the company's rumored Nexus 7 tablet emerged. As previously reported, it is a 7-inch tablet powered by a Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor that will run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and come in 8GB ($199) and 16GB versions ($249). The display is true high-def — 1280x800, so a bit better than 720p — and there's a front-facing 1.2-megapixel camera and microphone for <b>...</b>
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