Google has announced their first self-branded Tablet PC. Google Nexus 7 is priced at USD 199.
It is now available on pre-ordering in the US market.
As the name suggests, the device comes loaded with a 7 inch touchscreen display. It is being manufactured for Google by Asus and comes powered with NVidia Tegra 3 platform.
Google would ship it with Android Jelly Bean edition which was also announced today.
The device is similar in nature to Amazon Kindle Fire as it comes deeply integrated with Google Play and is optimized for media consumption.
7” 1280×800 HD display (216 ppi)
Back-lit IPS display
Scratch-resistant Corning glass
1.2MP front-facing camera
8 or 16 GB internal storage
1 GB RAM
4325 mAh (Up to 8 hours of active use)
Quad-core Tegra 3 processor
198.5 x 120 x 10.45mm
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
NFC (Android Beam)