Leaked screenshot confirms $229 starting price for new Google Nexus 7

Leaked screenshot confirms $229 starting price for new Google Nexus 7
Last month, we passed along some information about the next-generation Google Nexus 7 tablet. On Wednesday, some of that information was confirmed by a leaked screenshot that revealed alleged pricing information for the slate. According to the leak, the 16GB model will be priced at $229 while the 32GB variant will cost you $269. The information matches up with the earlier leak which had the retail price of the revamped model starting as low as $229.

And as you can see, the screenshot also shows that this particular retailer has "0" units on hand which means the product has yet to ship. As far as specs are concerned, recent information suggests that we could be looking at a 1080 x 1920 resolution screen, a 5MP camera and quite possibly Android 4.3 running the show. We also just might see the Tegra 3 that currently runs the Google Nexus 7, get replaced by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor.

The only thing we need is a launch date, and if the ASUS produced tablet is starting to get listed on retailer's inventory screens, it would seem plausible to expect the next-gen Google Nexus 7 to be introduced soon.


source: AndroidCentral

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Nexus 7 (2013)
  • Display 7.0" 1920 x 1200 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro, Quad-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 3950 mAh

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18 Comments

1. _Bone_

Posts: 2155; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

Google is an online ads company, so it would make perfect sense to get rid of the WiFi only / cellular separation and include all the antennas bumping prices a little - and it's very possible that the $229-$269 offer means exactly that. Looking awesome!

2. KazEmpire

Posts: 39; Member since: Nov 07, 2011

Thank GOD they abandoned the 8GB Version this year.

17. phil2n

Posts: 519; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

thumbs up for this comment and for this avatar

3. apple4never

Posts: 1064; Member since: May 08, 2013

dam at this price and specs sheet with pure android, this thing and the 10 should just dominate this year

4. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

$229-$269....The price is just...AWESOME! Bring it on, Asus!

6. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

That's the way to do it. Price it well below the iPad mini and equip it better than similarly priced Galaxy Tabs. Make yourself THE highest tablet value.

9. HeWhoDoesNothing

Posts: 158; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

I think I'm definitely buying a Nexus -- THIS Nexus this year.

11. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

With an iPad in the household already, I don't think I could justify the purchase of a Nexus 7. It'll be very very tempting though, especially with the FHD screen.

12. HeWhoDoesNothing

Posts: 158; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

Not the case here! It'll be my first!

15. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

I keep waffling on the idea of a 7" tablet or e-reader. Something to read and write with, but small enough to stash in an overcoat pocket. I've waited for prices to come down and quality to come up, and now you can get an FHD tablet for what people paid for an e-ink Kindle a few years back. Pretty impressive.

18. HeWhoDoesNothing

Posts: 158; Member since: Jul 15, 2013

I *fear* it will only get better :)

13. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

but not awesome for ASUS dude.

5. Astian

Posts: 5; Member since: Jul 03, 2013

But when the 16gb launched in India it will be priced around 350USD.What the f***?

7. vaibhavaggarwal

Posts: 44; Member since: Jul 05, 2013

are the bottom 3 devices the same thing?

8. guest

Posts: 372; Member since: Jun 13, 2012

Probably wifi or non wifi only versions or maybe even different colors!

10. pinball00

Posts: 22; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

been using nexus 7 for more then a year now best gadget ever looking forward for nexus 2.7

14. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

Excellent glad I skipped the first nexus.

16. ardent1

Posts: 2000; Member since: Apr 16, 2011

With Barnes & Nobles blowing out their Nooks HD and HD+ at $149, it's going to be tough sellung at $229, the different spec's notwithstanding.

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