Nexus 7

  • Wireless charger for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7 priced at Rs 3,299, coming soon to India January 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Google has announced the launch of the Nexus Wireless Charger for the Indian market. The device is listed as "Coming soon" on the Google India Play Store, and is priced at Rs 3,299. The universal Nexus Wireless Charger works with Nexus 7 (2013), Nexus 5, and Nexus 4. With...
  • Google's new Nexus 7 launched in India, available on Play Store at Rs 20,999 onwards November 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Alongside the Nexus 5 smartphone, Google has also launched its new Nexus 7 tablet in India. The new Nexus 7 tablet is now available on the Google India Play Store. The tablet comes in two models - 16GB and 32GB. Google is selling the 16GB WiFi only variant...
  • Google rolls out Andorid 4.4 KitKat update for Nexus 7, Nexus 10 November 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Having already shipped its latest Android 4.4 KitKat OS with the Nexus 5 smartphone, Google has now announced the Android 4.4 KitKat update for the Nexus 7 (2012 and 2013) and Nexus 10 devices. Shedding some light on the rollout process, Google said, "the Nexus 4 and Nexus...
  • Did Google inadvertently post an image of the unannounced Nexus 8 tablet? November 5, 2013

    New Delhi: It appears that Google is no longer doing a good job at keeping the veil of secrecy around its upcoming devices. The recently-launched Nexus 5 made an unannounced appearance in a video shot during the Android KitKat lawn statue unveiling at the Google headquarters, and Google accidentally gives...
  • Google Nexus 7 now available online at Rs 9,999 October 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Almost a year-old Nexus 7 tablet (16GB model) is now available on e-commerce store Flipkart.com for Rs 9999. While Google is still selling the same device on the Play Store for Rs 15,999, the device is available on Flipkart.com at approximately 40 per cent discount. The 32GB...
  • New Nexus 7 review: The Asus Google tablet is worth the price increase July 26, 2013

    New York: When it comes to technology, we've been trained to expect more for less. Devices get more powerful each year, as prices stay the same or drop. With the new Nexus 7 tablet, Google hopes we're willing to pay more for more. The new tablet comes with a $30 price...
  • Google unveils new Nexus 7, Android 4.3, Chromecast Internet TV dongle July 25, 2013

    San Francisco: Google is betting consumers will pay slightly more for a sleeker, more powerful version of its Nexus 7 tablet as the Internet company escalates its rivalry with Apple and Amazon.com in technology's key battleground - the mobile computing market. The fancier devices unveiled on Wednesday in San Francisco will...
  • 11 new features in Android 4.3 Jelly Bean July 24, 2013

    As expected there was only an incremental update to the world's most popular smartphone operating system. Android 4.3 includes a few new features and will start rolling out to compatible Nexus devices from Wednesday while the Samsung Galaxy S4 and HTC One Google Play Editions will have to wait a...
  • $35 Google Chromecast streams online video, music, images to your TV July 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Alongside the launch of the second-generation Nexus 7 tablet on Wednesday in San Francisco, Google also announced a 2-inch Chromecast device that lets you bring content from your different devices on to your TV. The Chromecast dongle that connects to an HDTV via the HDMI port and is...
  • Google unveils slimmer, more powerful Nexus 7 tablet with Android 4.3 July 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Google on Wednesday showcased a new Nexus 7, a slimmer version of its year-old tablet that the Internet search company hopes will expand its presence in consumer hardware and ensure its online services remain front-and-center on mobile devices. The news comes a week before its Motorola division is expected...
  • Live blog and live stream: Google's Android, Chrome, Nexus event July 24, 2013

    Google is expected to unveil the next generation of its Nexus tablets on Wednesday in its latest challenge to Apple's market-leading iPad and Amazon's Kindle Fire along with an updated version of the Android operating system, believed to be version 4.3. The new Nexus tablets are likely to be the...
  • Google to unveil new Nexus tablets, Android 4.3 at San Francisco event July 24, 2013

    San Francisco: Google is expected to unveil the next generation of its Nexus tablets Wednesday in its latest challenge to Apple's market-leading iPad and Amazon.com's Kindle Fire along with an updated version of the Android operating system. The new devices are likely to be the main attraction at a San Francisco...
  • Asus may launch a refreshed Nexus 7 at Computex this week June 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Those waiting for a refresh of the Nexus line of tablets could be in for some great news in the coming week. Analysts expect Asus to launch a refreshed Nexus 7 tablet at the Computex trade fair which will be held from June 4 to 8, 2013 in...
  • Google to sell second-generation Nexus 7 tablet from July: Sources April 3, 2013

    San Francisco: Google Inc will launch a new version of its Nexus 7 tablet powered by Qualcomm Inc's Snapdragon processor around July, two sources told Reuters, as the software giant pushes deeper into the cut-price mobile hardware market. Google is aiming to ship as many as eight million of the Asustek-made...
  • 32GB Google Nexus 7 with 3G launched in India at Rs 21,999 April 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Just a week after Google made its 16GB Nexus 7 tablet available for the Indian consumers via its Google Play (India) store, Asus has launched the 32GB version of the Google Nexus 7 tablet in India. The tablet comes in two versions - 32GB + 3G and 32...
  • Nexus 7 tablet now available on Google Play India store for Rs 15,999 March 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Google has finally made its much-awaited Nexus 7 tablet, with 16GB of storage space, available for Indian consumers via its Google Play (India) store. The tablet is available for sale on Google Play for Rs 15,999. However, the website lists that the tablet will be shipped by April 5,...
  • Acer launches 7-inch Iconia B1 tablet in India at Rs 7,999 January 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Acer has finally launched its 7-inch budget tablet named "Iconia B1" in India at a price of Rs 7,999. It features a 7-inch capacitive multi-touch screen with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels. At 7-inch, the tablet weighs 320g. The Acer Iconia B1 tablet runs Google's Android 4.1...
  • India tablet computer sales to double in 2013: Report January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Sales of tablet computers in India are expected to at least double this year to 6 million, the market's third year of growth, as new devices attract business users and low costs draw consumers, research firm CyberMedia forecast. Sales are likely to have reached 3 million in 2012, up...
  • Budget-friendly Acer Iconia B1-A71 to compete with $99 Nexus tablet December 23, 2012

    New Delhi: It appears that Acer too wants a share of the budget-friendly tablet market; a leak on GLBenchmark has revealed some of the specifications of a tablet known as Acer Iconia B1-A71. This tablet will compete directly with the rumoured budget offering from Asus, which is codenamed ME172V and...
  • Google likely to launch low-priced Nexus 7 tablet soon December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Google and Asus are reportedly working on a low-priced Nexus 7 tablet, which is expected to be launched in the first quarter of 2013, reported DigiTimes. However, sources believe that the tablet will most likely not be released until the second quarter of the year as the first...
  • Google's Nexus 7 tablet comes to India at Rs 19,999 November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Google's first venture into the burgeoning tablet market, the Nexus 7, is making its official debut in Indian stores on Thursday, November 8 at a price of Rs 19,999 for the 16GB WiFi version. Though many online retailers, including HomeShop18, have been selling the Nexus 7 in India, the...
  • Google's Nexus 7 tablet comes to India at Rs 19,999 November 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Google's first venture into the burgeoning tablet market, the Nexus 7, is making its official debut in Indian stores on Thursday, November 8 at a price of Rs 19,999 for the 16GB WiFi version. Though many online retailers, including HomeShop18, have been selling the Nexus 7 in India, the...
  • Apple's iPad mini packs full-sized punch but screen inferior: Reviews October 31, 2012

    San Francisco: Apple Inc's entry in the accelerating mobile tablet race squeezes about 35 per cent more viewing space onto a lighter package than rival devices from Google or Amazon.com Inc, but it sports inferior resolution and a lofty price tag, two influential reviewers wrote on Tuesday. The iPad mini, which...
  • Google's new Nexus 4, Nexus 10, Nexus 7: All you need to know October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Google on Monday launched its two new devices - Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet. It also updated its smaller, Nexus 7 tablet released earlier this year. They all run Android 4.2, a new flavour of Jelly Bean, which includes the latest version of Google Now and...
  • Phil Schiller defends iPad Mini's $329 price October 24, 2012

    San Francisco: Apple marketing wizard Phil Schiller defended the $329 price of the new iPad mini tablet, saying consumers will be willing to pay for quality not found in less expensive devices from rivals like Google and Amazon. With competition growing from tablets that are smaller and less expensive than Apple's...
  • Apple iPad Mini versus Nook, Kindle Fire, Nexus 7 October 24, 2012

    Apple introduced a smaller iPad on Tuesday, putting it in competition with devices from Amazon, Google and others. Here's a look at some of the hardware specs for Apple's iPad Mini, compared with leading rivals and the full-sized iPad. Apple's iPad Mini (available November 2) - Price: $329 for base model with...
  • Google starts Nexus 7 tablet sales in Japan, takes on Sony September 25, 2012

    Tokyo: Google Inc started selling its Nexus 7 tablet in Japan, deepening the competition with Sony Corp, the Japanese hardware maker whose tablets also run on the world's No.1 search engine's operating system. By taking a greater role in the tablet arena, Google hopes to ensure that its online services remain...
  • Google Nexus 7 India launch in November September 19, 2012

    Mumbai: At Asus' press event in Bangalore on Tuesday, it confirmed that the Google Nexus 7 tablet will reach Indian shores in November this year. Although, at the moment, there is no word on its pricing, the report suggests that as per the manufacturer, a confirmed price may be revealed...