Google is said to be launching the next generation of the Nexus 7 tablet on July 24th alongside the alleged unveiling of the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS and just a couple of day before the launch of the tablet, the web has been flooded with loads of information about the device including the official press shots with the new default Android 4.3 Nexus wallpaper, the possible specifications and the probable launch rate with the price of the new Nexus 7.


First, AP got hold of loads of press shots of the new Nexus 7 which is again built by Taiwanese giant ASUS and the back of the device seems to have undergone a major change too apart from the specs as Google and ASUS seems to have gone ahead with a smooth matte finish back in contrast to the leathery textured back on the original Nexus 7. The time on the new Nexus 7 clocks at “4:30” which teases the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS. In the images, we can clearly see the front camera, rear camera, power button, volume rockers, the notification light at the bottom, dual speakers and the branding of both the companies.


Going by another leak best buy ad leaked which lists the new Nexus 7‘s specifications as below:

  • 7 inch display
  • Resolution of 1920 x 1200
  • 1.5 GHz quad-core processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 5 megapixel rear camera
  • 1.2 megapixel front camera
  • 16 GB internal storage
  • Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS
  • 4000 mAh battery
  • Slimport and Wireless charging
  • Rear facing stereo speakers


The leak suggests that the new Nexus 7 will retail for $229.99 for the 16 GB version of and will be available as early as July 30th from Best Buy which is a great news for people who might be looking to buy the new Nexus 7 as the quick release will surely increase the sales of the tablet and for the specs, the Nexus 7 looks like a steal. Google is holding a press event on July 24th, where it will make the tablet and Android 4.3 official. Thought?


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