Google Nexus 7, became the first Google device to be sold through the company’s virtual store in India .Nexus 7 will cost around Rs.15,999 ($294 Apprx.).Indian consumers can now pre-order the tablet through Google Play store.but shipping will start April 5 onward.
As Google currently only accepts Credit Card payments in Google Play, so you will have to pay INR 15,999 using a credit card. There seems to be no shipping charge, or may be Google has already included that in the final pricing.Indians could have bought the Nexus 7 earlier, but it has been sold only via unofficial channels, thus is probably had a bigger price. But now, it seems that Google is here to stay making its devices officially available though its local Play Store. This is actually a smart move from Google as the Indian market is a very important one with lost of Android enthusiasts and handsets like the Nexus 7 and the Nexus 4 are very popular in that region.
Nexus 7 is powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 T30L Quad-Core 1.3Ghz processor and can be connected to the Internet through both wireless and high-speed telecommunication networks.The Nexus 7 tablet has 7-inch IPS screen with a resolution of 1280 x 800. The device also comes with 1 GB of RAM, 16 GB of internal storage, which can’t be further expanded as it doesn’t feature a microSD card slot. The Nexus 7 also sports a 1.2 MP front camera, a 4325 mAh battery and runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, which can be upgraded to Android 4.2.
Here are full specification for Nexus 7
- Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
- Lithium-ion polymer 4,325 mAh battery
- 1.2 GHz (1.3 GHz in single-core mode) quad-core Cortex-A9 NVIDIA Tegra 3 T30L
- 16, or 32 GB flash memory
- 1 GB RAM DDR3L
- 7-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 1280×800 WXGA pixels resolution (216 ppi)
- Scratch-resistant Corning Fit Glass
- 416 MHz twelve-core Nvidia GeForce ULP GPU
- Accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, GPS, magnetometer, microphone
- 1.2 MP front-facing camera
- 3.5 mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n @ 2.4 GHz), NFC, Micro USB 2.0, docking pins
- Dimensions: 198.5×120×10.56 mm (7.81×4.7×0.416 in)
- Weight: 340 g