Nexus 7 16GB price slashed to $199

Nexus 7 16GB price slashed to $199
The 16GB Nexus 7 has now officially gone down in price to the quite amazing $199. The price, previously reserved for the 8GB Nexus 7, makes way for the 32GB 7-inch Nexus tablet to hit the sweet $249 spot.

Pictures from major U.S. retailers like Office Depot and GameStop have leaked out and this is as close to official as it gets.

This puts Google’s Nexus 7 in an extremely favorable position against the 7.85-inch Apple’s iPad mini, which goes on sale in a couple of days for $329 for a Wi-Fi-only version.

So even though you don’t get to see a Google event live today because of that Frankenstorm that hurricane Sandy is forming to be, you still have the good news. Which one would you buy, the Nexus 7 or iPad mini?

source: Droid Life, Android Police

Nexus 7 16GB price slashed to $199

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14 Comments

1. MeoCao unregistered

Nexus the iPad Terminator

2. Mr.Mr.Upgrade

Posts: 474; Member since: Aug 30, 2011

Google means consumers first.......Apple means my pockets first you people last

8. deuel_18

Posts: 54; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

yeah but wheres the link to the sore?

14. rf1975

Posts: 264; Member since: Aug 01, 2011

"Google means consumers first". It is not true. This pricing is to break the market domination of Apple iPAD. But consumer can benefit from this.

3. Darkerm

Posts: 322; Member since: Jan 31, 2012

Android and Google FTW :D

4. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

What about the 8gig model then? 150?

5. jove39

Posts: 2140; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Discontinued i think...at $150...asus/google will lose money!!!

6. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

I think so too, but it would have been sweet :)

13. bayusuputra

Posts: 963; Member since: Feb 12, 2012

Sold out.. they are not losing money because the 8GB model is already sold out..

7. Cacharoes

Posts: 17; Member since: Sep 05, 2012

Currently on the Playstore it lists the Nexus 7 as unavailible. At least for me it is. I guess it is a sign that they are changing something. True they said the 8GB model was already being sold at cost, if they drop 16 to that and have a 32, either they are selling them underpriced, or the components in the device became cheaper.

9. deuel_18

Posts: 54; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

wait is it what it says "coming soon" at the bottom of the price?

10. OpTiMuS_BlAcK

Posts: 418; Member since: May 04, 2012

Good thing I waited, hahaha.

11. willywill_evo

Posts: 162; Member since: Jan 05, 2011

Microcenter and Staples has the 32GB for $250

12. MrWilli5

Posts: 77; Member since: Feb 13, 2011

best tablet in the market!

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