And like that, Google is officially in the tablet hardware business. Google is mere minutes away from kicking off it’s yearly I/O conference and perhaps the biggest news of the show, the announcement of the Nexus 7, was spoiled by the Google Play Store. Here is the Nexus 7 in all it’s glory.
Both 8GB and 16GB models pack a 7-inch 1280×800 HD display (216 ppi) back-lit IPS display covered in “Scratch-resistant Corning glass”. A Terga 3 SoC powers the device and Google promises the 4325 mAh battery should provide up to 8 hours of use. There’s NFC, GPS and and 1.2MP front-facing camera.
via TechCrunch http://techcrunch.com/2012/06/27/nexus-7/