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Google Nexus 7 hands-on demo [Video]

We got our mitts on the Asus-built Google Nexus 7
Thu Jun 28 2012, 17:55
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THE INQUIRER managed to get a hands-on demo of the world's first quad-core 7in tablet, the Google Nexus 7 built by Asus. 

Made official at Google I/O on Wednesday, the device is to arrive in the UK from mid-July costing £159 for the 8GB and £199 for the 16GB model.

On the specification front the device boasts a 7in 1280x800 touchscreen and is powered by an impressive 1.3 GHz quad-core processor with 1GB of RAM. Even better it will be the first device ever released running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Jelly Bean also boast some of its own new features, including, Google Now, an improved user interface and enhanced voice search and an improved Google Play store that brings magazines and HD videos straight to the tablet.

It'll also include integrated NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 9 hours of video playback, Google's Chrome web browser, and a 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera.

Check back to The INQUIRER for a full Google Nexus 7 review. µ

 

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