Google+ head teases Nexus 10: here are the first sample pictures

Google+ head teases Nexus 10: here are the first sample pictures
The Nexus 10 is all but confirmed - the manual for the upcoming tablet made by Google and Samsung leaked out, and now we have no other than the head of Google Plus, Vic Gundotra, show us his exotic travels, captured on the camera of a Nexus 10.

The Nexus 10 is listed as the device Gundotra used to capture the beautiful ocean shores, and we don’t think someone like the Google+ chief would go on to tweak the information about those photos. Rather, it’s a teaser, something to keep us excited about this upcoming device.

And there is plenty to be excited about. The images are listed as being 2048 x 1536 pixels in size, which would translate into 3.1 megapixels. This could turn out to be the camera on the new Nexus 10, but it seems more likely that the still were downsized, and the resolution could be even higher.

What’s most important is the images themselves, with punchy, vivid colors. They look great for the most part, especially for a tablet, and especially for those who like those punchy colors that seem a bit too good to be true to reality. But hey, Gundotra most likely used HDR and could have added some filters to spice things up!

Google is expected to hit us with a 4, 7, 10 triple punch on Monday, all flavored with the Nexus logo. And while we know most about the Nexus 4 and 7, the camera of the 10 incher seems like one missing piece of the puzzle that has just been unveiled. Don't forget to also check out our new fullscreen feature in the gallery below!

source: Vic Gundotra

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Nexus 10
  • Display 10.1" 2560 x 1600 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 1.9 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 5 Dual, Dual-core, 1700 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 9000 mAh

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29 Comments

1. tusshharish

Posts: 342; Member since: Oct 23, 2012

waiting for it ....google should place android new version (maybe named as key lime pie) in it.........................

25. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

It'll probably have Key Lime Pie on it...dont worry they know I just LOVE pies! This thing's gonna be a monstertablet but my only gripe is why clock it at 1.7 ghz instead of 2ghz?

2. RaKithAPeiRiZ

Posts: 1488; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

Shut up and take my money

3. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

it looks a bit washed out.

16. AstronautJones

Posts: 305; Member since: Aug 01, 2012

Looks a little like an overcast sky.

26. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

srsly? 12 thumbs down for telling the truth? you people didn't see that? It looks washed out for christ sake.

4. bobfreking55

Posts: 866; Member since: Jul 15, 2011

3 megapixels for a camera looks Samsung to me, however for a premium tablet? put the s3 camera in there and make it capable of calling through 2G, I'm in! I'm crazy. I know.

5. CreeDiddy

Posts: 2128; Member since: Nov 04, 2011

Pics look good. It won't do well if pricing is at the same as the iPad 4th Gen. Also Google is canabilizing other manufacturer's tablet sales. That is why I believe Google is doing a disservice of providing their own products and competing against their own market. It's part of the same Android pie, but takes away sales from high profile Android companies.

22. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

you do realize that the Nexus 10 is made by Samsung and is made with Samsung's super mega high end Exynos 5 chip that's not even in phones right? How does that make it so google is cannibalizing sales of their big android companies? Samsung IS the big android company. The nexus 7 is made by Asus which is the 2nd biggest android tablet company. The only thing Google is doing is providing customers with a direct update tablet at a generally low pricepoint. However, these tablets generally lack some of the features of the "prime" tablets like the Note 10.1 or Transformer so they dont "cannibalize" sales of the higher profit margin devices.

6. jamhet13

Posts: 6; Member since: Feb 20, 2012

I want one. This is the tablet I'm waiting for.

7. cocote177

Posts: 21; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

What a beach. No matter if the Nexus camera sucks, the beach rocks!

8. The.Dark.Knight.Rises

Posts: 72; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

So android users finally get a good tablet after 2 yrs. while we have been enjoying iPad for like years now and we will continue to do so for years to come.

9. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Nexus 7 got better accumulated reviews score and user satisfaction rates than any iPad you moron. It is a brilliant product and a homerun success

12. The.Dark.Knight.Rises

Posts: 72; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Even ipad 3? Retard!

14. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

EVEN IPAD 3 you disgusting dimwitted troll http://www.reevoo.com/browse/product_type/tablet-pcs

15. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

..and if you are curious about expert reviews, just Google it and read on. Nexus 7 was met with an universal critical acclaim, and is probably the most praised tablet yet

18. The.Dark.Knight.Rises

Posts: 72; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Even I could have posted links from any random, unpopular and unknown websites. You are the dimwitted android troll not me. Accept it ipad 3>nexus 7

19. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Oh the irony.. I gave you the largest site with confirmed purchase reviews, but being a stupid troll you are, you obviously missed that. Also, if you had a bit of brains and objectivity you'd listen to my advice above and do your own research. But again, you obviously don't have any of it

24. The.Dark.Knight.Rises

Posts: 72; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

A seven inch cheap tablet is nothing compared to the king so GTFO. It like comparing a mouse to the beast.

27. Angelface77

Posts: 32; Member since: Sep 10, 2012

Yea, the nexus 7 for just 250 16 of storage it is very than any apple tablets. The only problem with the nexus 7 it is the sound they put weak sound to make the price reasonable. I pad mini copied Motorola with the bezeless design lol

11. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

These stuff are not for kids who find RT confusing ... yup ipad is for them so keep doing 5 finger smooch of screen on that toy :)

13. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

enjoy your iNFERIOR products....

28. Danre

Posts: 85; Member since: Sep 02, 2012

Enjoy your overpriced old dude product.

29. Danre

Posts: 85; Member since: Sep 02, 2012

Here some jealous Apple fan.

10. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

17. The_Innovation

Posts: 648; Member since: Jul 18, 2012

I wonder how much this will cost?

20. imkyle

Posts: 1112; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

I read that this is only a 3MP camera.. Maybe its the tablet's front one?

21. squallz506

Posts: 1075; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

Maybe google is hinting at a 2048 x 1536 resolution display

23. BuddyGlass

Posts: 20; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

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