Overview of Nexus 7
Nexus 7 is Google's first Android tablet that is designed to offer the best experieince of the operating sytem yet.
Android 4.1 or Jelly Bean as it is otherwise known is slicker, faster and offers more features that previous versions. Improved notifications, new widget resizing and much much more.
The Nexus 7 has a 7" touchscreen display that has a HD resolution of 1280x800 and it is also scratch resistant as well as having two different memory options of either 16 or 32GB of internal memory.
There is the option for a WiFi only or 3G enabled Nexus 7, so the way in which you connect to the internet will depend on the model you choose.
Applications are key the Nexus 7 and Google Play Store is pre-loaded on the device so that you can download all your favourite applications. Being a Google device there is no 'bloatware' on this product. You get only what you need as standard, from Gmail, Talk, G , Maps, Navigation, Current and even Chrome, the default web browser for Android 4.1. There are 600,000 apps from productivity to games available from the Play store, but there are too ebooks and movies available.
The Nexus 7 weighs in at just 340g and offers you a usage time of up to 8 hours thanks to a 4325mAh battery. Be it browsing the web, playing back movies or reading a book the Nexus 7 is capable of a whole variety of tasks and thanks to the Android 4.1 OS all of these are simple to achieve with the slick, powerful and customisable interface.
Powered by a quad-core processor this tablet isn't going to be slowed by the tasks you throw at it. Be it document mangament, music playback or multiplayer gaming the NVIDIA quad-core processor will efficiently power through them all. Thanks too an additional core for battery management the battery life will be intelligently managed to ensure that the least amount of power is used.
The Nexus 7 is the current pinacle of Android powered tablets with more features and more power. The Nexus 7 is the new must have tablet.
Features of Nexus 7
- Google Android version 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
- Quad-core processor
- 7" touchscreen display
- Scratch-resistant corning glass
- 16GB or 32GB memory options
- 3G/HSPA (Optional)
- 340 grams
- 4325mAh battery (Up to 8 hours of active use)
- Front facing 1.2 megapixel camera
- MicroUSB connectivity
- 3.5mm audio jack
What's in the box of Nexus 7
- Nexus 7
- MicroUSB cable
- Dual-voltage USB wall charger
- Quick start guide
|Version||4.1 (Jelly Bean)|
|Make/Model||Nvidia Tegra 3|
|Type & Extras||HD display (216 ppi), Back-lit IPS display, Scratch-resistant Corning glass|
|Frequencies||850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz|
|Frequencies||850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz|
|Digital Compass and Gyro||Yes|
|Built-in Software||Google Maps|
|Type||1.2MP front-facing camera|
|Battery Life||Up to 8 hours of active use|
|Dimensions||198.5 x 120 x 10.45mm|
The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about this product. Hopefully you will find the answer to your question, if not, use the contact form below and we shall answer it for you.
Do you ship internationally?
Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link:http://www.clove.co.uk/international-customers.aspx
Is this tablet SIM FREE and Unlocked?
This tablet does not have phone or 3G functionality so it comes with no SIM and can not be used on a phone network. This WiFi edition can be used anywhere in the world.
Is this tablet brand new?
Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.
Does the tablet have Russian language?
Yes, it has the option for Russian as a device language and as a writing language.
Does the tablet have Arabic language?
Yes, it has the option for Arabic as a device language and as a writing language.
Does the tablet have Hebrew language?
Yes, it has the option for Hebrew as a device language and as a writing language
Do you have a question?
|Overall Rating||5 Stars||Buy it now!|
||5 Stars||Buy it now!|
Recommend to a friend? Yes
Portable, affordable and quality, these 3 words sum up the Nexus 7 perfectly.
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