Nexus 7 is the first Nexus tablet released by the Mountain View-based giant. Manufactured by ASUS, the device was officially introduced in June 2012, synchronized with the debut of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
The Nexus 7 boasts about a 7-inch LED-backlit IPS LCD display with 800 x 1280 resolution, a pixel density of 216 ppi, and a protective Gorilla Glass layer.
The Nexus 7 can be found in 32 GB, 16 GB, and 8 GB (discontinued) storage variants and it’s available with either WiFi-only or WiFi+3G. The tablet is underpinned by an Nvidia Tegra 3 SoC based on a quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex A9 CPU and ULP GeForce GPU.
The Nexus 7 technical specifications list also includes 1 GB of RAM, 1.2 MP user-facing camera with support for 720p video recording, and a 4,325 mAh battery. Connectivity-wise the Nexus 7 arrives with HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0, NFC, and microUSB 2.0.
The tablet is upgradable to Android 4.4.2 KitKat, measures 198.5 x 120 x 10.5 mm, and has a weight of 340 grams.