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Nexus 7 rolls out in Japan as Google expands its sales outreach

Nexus 7 rolls out in Japan as Google expands its sales outreach

posted: 25 Sep 2012, 04:03

The Google Nexus 7 is probably the best tablet you can buy right now if you’re looking for something both affordable and fully functional, but problem with it is…

Google Nexus 7 denied in China, might mean halving sales outlook for 2012

Google Nexus 7 denied in China, might mean halving sales outlook for 2012

posted: 11 Sep 2012, 08:51

The Google Nexus 7 tablet arrived with a splash a couple of months ago opening wide the $199 7-inch tablet niche, after the Amazon Kindle Fire started it all last year…

How to enable 720p recording on the Nexus 7

How to enable 720p recording on the Nexus 7

posted: 10 Sep 2012, 20:51

One of the more consistent points of disappointment for users with the Nexus 7 is that there is no rear camera. There isn't a lot to fault with Google's tablet, but this is one of the more voiced troubles. The tablet does have a front camera...

Amazon Kindle Fire HD vs Google Nexus 7: who's who in the Android tablet market

Amazon Kindle Fire HD vs Google Nexus 7: who's who in the Android tablet market

posted: 06 Sep 2012, 16:19

Well, well, well, now that's interesting! Amazon has just unveiled its new tablet, the Kindle Fire HD! Ta-daa, now, we wonder if it has what it takes to compete with its impressively tough opponent, the...

Insider: ASUS said to be 6 weeks from launching a 3G version of the Google Nexus 7

Insider: ASUS said to be 6 weeks from launching a 3G version of the Google Nexus 7

posted: 02 Sep 2012, 21:42

For those of you who have been waiting for a version of the Google Nexus 7 with connectivity to a data network, an insider says that ASUS has been working on a version of the Google Nexus 7 with 3G...

New ad for Google Nexus 7 features budding astronaut and Curious George

New ad for Google Nexus 7 features budding astronaut and Curious George

posted: 29 Aug 2012, 20:16

Take a precocious kid who wants to be an astronaut, add the Google Nexus 7 and the playground is now open, according to a new ad for the tablet that has one very Apple-esque moment to it; the first ad for the tablet...

Nexus 7 ad gets featured on Google.com:

Nexus 7 ad gets featured on Google.com: "The playground is open"

posted: 28 Aug 2012, 09:18

Call it a happy coincidence, but a Google Nexus 7 ad is featured on... Google.com. Now, that’s what we call a big marketing push…

Google Nexus 7 gets overclocked to 2GHz, rocks the benchmarks

Google Nexus 7 gets overclocked to 2GHz, rocks the benchmarks

posted: 27 Aug 2012, 02:59

In case you thought that overclocking the Google Nexus 7 to 1.64GHz was impressive, just wait until we tell you what XDA Developers member Clemsyn has achieved. By using a custom kernel, he managed to push the tablet's quad-core...

Customers in France, Germany, and Spain can now buy the Nexus 7 from Google

Customers in France, Germany, and Spain can now buy the Nexus 7 from Google

posted: 26 Aug 2012, 21:26

The Google Nexus 7 has been selling like crazy in the US and other regions where it has been made available, but it isn't yet available everywhere worldwide. Google has been careful with the rollout of the...

Back to school 2012: your guide to tablets

Back to school 2012: your guide to tablets

posted: 23 Aug 2012, 08:53

Labor day is close and you know what that means right? Get that backpack ready, the school year is about to start…

Blurex ultra-slim case for Nexus 7 - a worthy consideration versus Google's cover?

Blurex ultra-slim case for Nexus 7 - a worthy consideration versus Google's cover?

posted: 23 Aug 2012, 03:33

So maybe you have a sleek Nexus 7 in your hands and are eager to get it in some practical protection. Blurex might have what you are looking for, and it's available...

Here are 5 devices that you might want to buy right now, but shouldn't

Here are 5 devices that you might want to buy right now, but shouldn't

posted: 21 Aug 2012, 08:06

So, you’ve decided that you’ve had enough of your phone - you want a new one and you want it now. You hear everyone speaking about how awesome the…

Spigen Google Nexus 7 Ultra Fine and Ultra Crystal Screen Protector hands-on

Spigen Google Nexus 7 Ultra Fine and Ultra Crystal Screen Protector hands-on

posted: 20 Aug 2012, 23:23

After checking out a trove of accessories for the Samsung Galaxy Note and Galaxy S III, we’ve become quite fond of the stuff put out by accessory maker Spigen. This time around, however, we’re taking a quick...

Staples coupon code cuts $15 off the Nexus 7 16GB price

Staples coupon code cuts $15 off the Nexus 7 16GB price

posted: 16 Aug 2012, 08:51

The Google Nexus 7 is one of the cheapest no-compromise tablets out there with a quad-core processor and a high-def screen and if that wasn’t enough, all for $250 for the 16GB version…

Google could sell 6-8 million Nexus 7 tablets by year's end

Google could sell 6-8 million Nexus 7 tablets by year's end

posted: 15 Aug 2012, 15:54

The Nexus 7 has been just as popular as you'd expect for a powerhouse tablet that's priced at just $200. We've seen it selling out extremely fast both at retailers and though the Google Play Store, and now we've got some estimates...

Overclocked Google Nexus 7 scores high on Quadrant Benchmark

Overclocked Google Nexus 7 scores high on Quadrant Benchmark

posted: 08 Aug 2012, 05:26

While many of us would never consider overclocking our devices for fear of shortening an already short battery life to say nothing about the overall health of our gadget, there are those who live for the rush you get from pushing...

Asus explains what it took to make the Nexus 7 in just four months

Asus explains what it took to make the Nexus 7 in just four months

posted: 07 Aug 2012, 08:31

If you asked us a year ago what company would make the next Google Nexus device, we might have bet on Samsung, HTC or Motorola. We wouldn’t have thought about Asus…

See how the Google Nexus 7 transforms into a car's entertainment system

See how the Google Nexus 7 transforms into a car's entertainment system

posted: 07 Aug 2012, 08:22

Every DIY enthusiast who also happens to be passionate about cars has at least once considered the idea of mounting a tablet into the dashboard of their personal vehicle. Just think about it: with its rich set of...

Ace Matrix: Google Nexus 7 ads are more effective than those genius ads from Apple

Ace Matrix: Google Nexus 7 ads are more effective than those genius ads from Apple

posted: 05 Aug 2012, 21:00

According to advertising form Ace Matrix, the ad for the Google 7 Nexus showing a father and son camping is more effective than the series of ads from Apple for the Mac that show a "genius" who is asked...

At least 3 million Google Nexus 7 tablets expected to ship by year's end

At least 3 million Google Nexus 7 tablets expected to ship by year's end

posted: 03 Aug 2012, 02:11

So far, the Google Nexus 7 tablet is selling pretty well, judging by how the Google Play store ran out of stock in no time. And even though neither Google nor Asus have released any official sales figures yet,...

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