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Upcoming Nexus 7 tablet with record pixel density detailed in alleged live chat with Asus

Upcoming Nexus 7 tablet with record pixel density detailed in alleged live chat with Asus

posted: 01 Jul 2013, 02:26

A 7" 1980x1200 pixels screen has been confirmed, along with a Snapdragon 600 processor, 5 MP rear camera, 4000 mAh battery, and optional 4G connectivity get confirmed in an alleged live chat...

Android 4.3 update expected next month for

Android 4.3 update expected next month for "Google Edition" Samsung Galaxy S4

posted: 28 Jun 2013, 00:11

The "Google Edition" of the Samsung Galaxy S4 is expected to soon receive an update to Android 4.3; quick updates are one of the features of the phone, which is powered by stock Android. Leaked images of...

Is cheap memory killing off Google Nexus 7 units before their time?

Is cheap memory killing off Google Nexus 7 units before their time?

posted: 18 Jun 2013, 23:05

The older the Google Nexus 7 tablet gets, the worse it runs according to a number of the tablet's owners who are complaining about things like a terribly long 10 second lag just to orient the tablet correctly; one owner...

Is this picture showing us the next-generation Google Nexus 7?

Is this picture showing us the next-generation Google Nexus 7?

posted: 15 Jun 2013, 13:55

The other day we told you how the next-generation version of the Google Nexus 7 tablet was seen visiting the FCC as the ASUS K008/K009; with a higher resolution screen (1920 x 1080 or 1920 x 1200), twice the RAM, Android 4.3...

Analysts: New Google Nexus 7 to be revealed at Computex?

Analysts: New Google Nexus 7 to be revealed at Computex?

posted: 02 Jun 2013, 18:28

With Computex starting on Tuesday, there is a hot buzz spreading through barber shops and around water coolers; according to analysts, ASUS will be introducing the next-generation of the Google Nexus 7 during the Computex show that...

Nexus 7 returns to Bluetooth SIG, may have Android 4.3

Nexus 7 returns to Bluetooth SIG, may have Android 4.3

posted: 28 May 2013, 19:52

Don't get too excited, because we want to be clear right off the bat: this is not a new model of the Nexus 7. That in itself is a bit odd. For some reason, the same model of Nexus 7 that we've had for a while has returned to the Bluetooth...

Google+ Hangouts gets first update, seems to add Nexus 7 support

Google+ Hangouts gets first update, seems to add Nexus 7 support

posted: 17 May 2013, 07:56

Last night, Google+ Hangouts received its first update through Google Play in its short life. Unfortunately, Google didn't see fit to include a changelog with the update, so we don't know exactly what changes were made....

Analyst spells out the new Nexus 7 tablet specs: WUXGA display, quad-core Snapdragon, same sub-$200 tag

Analyst spells out the new Nexus 7 tablet specs: WUXGA display, quad-core Snapdragon, same sub-$200 tag

posted: 10 May 2013, 01:36

Waiting for Google's I/O conference next week? So are we, as the company might do a trick, pulling out an updated Nexus tablet out of the proverbial hat. KGI Securities analyst...

Google to launch second-gen Nexus 7 in July

Google to launch second-gen Nexus 7 in July

posted: 03 Apr 2013, 01:29

Google will launch the second generation of its Nexus 7 tablet around July and it will run on a Qualcomm Snapdragon chip...

Google Play store now opens device sales in India, selling the Nexus 7

Google Play store now opens device sales in India, selling the Nexus 7

posted: 26 Mar 2013, 04:03

The Google Play store has been one place where you can get Google gadgets for cheap. While the Nexus 4 for example costs nearly $600 off the Google store in the United States…

Apple iPad mini with Retina display rumored to launch after Google Nexus 7 Refresh

Apple iPad mini with Retina display rumored to launch after Google Nexus 7 Refresh

posted: 16 Mar 2013, 00:22

NPD DisplaySearch says that a version of the Apple iPad mini with a Retina display will most likely launch in the third or fourth quarter following the launch of a Refresh version of the Google Nexus...

Nexus 7 Dock finally hits the Google Play Store and is already sold out

Nexus 7 Dock finally hits the Google Play Store and is already sold out

posted: 06 Mar 2013, 21:57

The Nexus 7 Dock finally hit the Google Play Store today, but its appearance was short-lived as the accessory is already sold out, or "temporarily out of stock" as the page says. When the dock was available, it...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 vs Apple iPad mini vs Google Nexus 7 specs comparison

Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 vs Apple iPad mini vs Google Nexus 7 specs comparison

posted: 23 Feb 2013, 20:01

We are pitting Samsung's latest Note family member against its most formidable opponents - the Apple iPad mini and the Google Nexus 7 small and more affordable slates. While we don't have much details on...

Analyst: Google Nexus 7 trailed the Apple iPad mini and the Amazon Kindle Fire in 2012

Analyst: Google Nexus 7 trailed the Apple iPad mini and the Amazon Kindle Fire in 2012

posted: 19 Feb 2013, 18:33

A real live numbers crunchin', pencil-pushin', tobaccy chewin' analyst crunched some numbers and while Google doesn't release Nexus 7 sales, the analyst used the back door to figure out that 4.5...

Mystery Wi-Fi issue still affecting Nexus models running Android 4.2.x

Mystery Wi-Fi issue still affecting Nexus models running Android 4.2.x

posted: 09 Feb 2013, 17:10

At the Google Code website, a long thread, now closed, details problems with a mystery Wi-Fi problem called issue 40065 which started in November and the last post was dated February 1st; apparently, the issue causes...

ASUS and Google to introduce Google Nexus 7 sequel in May

ASUS and Google to introduce Google Nexus 7 sequel in May

posted: 28 Jan 2013, 21:28

According to upstream supply sources, Google and ASUS will introduce the sequel to their Google Nexus 7 in May while pricing will remain in the same $199-$249 range for the device; among the changes will be a FHD display with an...

Nexus 7 beats iPad mini, becomes Japan's most popular tablet

Nexus 7 beats iPad mini, becomes Japan's most popular tablet

posted: 17 Jan 2013, 08:54

Oh, Japan! Land of Picachu, Yu-Gi-Oh, and weird, weird things. As an exception this time, news about Japan is actually not weird…

32GB Google Nexus 7 now available with T-Mobile; Google Nexus 4 coming back to T-Mobile's website

32GB Google Nexus 7 now available with T-Mobile; Google Nexus 4 coming back to T-Mobile's website

posted: 16 Jan 2013, 20:12

The Google Nexus 7 is now available at the Google Play Store with a T-Mobile SIM card which allows you to use the carrier's 3G network; the 32GB model is $299 which is the same price...

AT&T to credit $100 on each Nexus 7 with data plan till Valentine's Day, 'cause it loves you

AT&T to credit $100 on each Nexus 7 with data plan till Valentine's Day, 'cause it loves you

posted: 15 Jan 2013, 09:12

Essentially you end up with a 32 GB Nexus 7 for two Benjamins instead of three, but have to either add the tablet to an existing Mobile Share plan, or signup for a new postpaid data subscription....

Google Nexus 7 docking station found in ASUS Shop in the U.K.

Google Nexus 7 docking station found in ASUS Shop in the U.K.

posted: 15 Jan 2013, 02:08

Back in December, we told you that an audio docking station for the Google Nexus 7 was on being prepped for a January release; the docking station had originally appeared on the ASUS Japan web site for the equivalent of $41...

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