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Display

Size:

7.0 inches
7.0 inches

Resolution:

800 x 1280 pixels, 216 PPI
800 x 1280 pixels, 216 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

59.74 %
53.66 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass
Ambient light sensor, Scratch-resistant glass

Hardware

System chip:

NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30L
TI OMAP4460

Processor:

Quad-core, 1300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9
Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9

GPU:

Nvidia ULP GeForce
PowerVR SGX540

RAM:

1GB LPDDR3
1GB DDR2

Internal storage:

8GB
16GB, available to use: 12.6 GB

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.1, 4.2, 4.1.2, 4.1.1, 4.1)
Android (4.0)

Battery

Capacity:

4325 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Camera

Video recording:

Features:

Video calling
Video calling

Front:

1.2 MP
1.3 MP

Design

Dimensions:

7.81 x 4.72 x 0.41 inches (198.5 x 120 x 10.45 mm)
7.6 x 5.4 x 0.4 inches (193 x 137 x 10.3 mm)

Weight:

11.99 oz (340.0 g)
13.9 oz (395.0 g)

Colors:

Black

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

3.0
Yes

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n
802.11 b, g, n, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

OTG, Charging
Charging

HDMI:

Micro HDMI (Type D)

Location:

GPS
Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other:

NFC, Computer sync, OTA sync
Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Buyers information

Price:

$ 199

In The Box:

USB 2.0 cable, and Quick Start Guide

Warranty period:

12 Months

Availability

Officially announced:

Jun 27, 2012
Sep 06, 2012
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