Google has introduced the first tablet computer Android Nexus 7 under its own brand, a budget model and will be sold for 199 dollars in the states.
Google relies on a new tablet, the company hopes to be using it otvoyuet part of the market segment leader for Apple iPad. Smartphones on the Google Android platform with confidence ahead of the competition, but Android-plates are not yet able to compete with the iPad.
Google Nexus 7 tablet is equipped with 7-inch display with 1280 by 800 pixels. The tablet is based on the Tegra platform 3 with a 4-core processor and weighs 340 grams.
It has Wi-Fi, but the built-in cellular module is not provided. Also integrated model of NFC for wireless payments.
According to the company's top manager Hugo Barra, Nexus can work seven to nine hours of battery life in video playback.
Engage proizvodstvoom Nexus 7 tablets for Google is a company Asus - the creator of one of the most popular in the market of Android-tablet Eee Pad Transformer.
Nexus 7 will run on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean - a new version of OS Google, which has also been provided in the Google I / O.
The states of the tablet is sold for just $ 199. The same number is a tablet Kindle Fire on the Amazon, which was a hit largely because of its affordable price. For comparison, the current version of the iPad in the base configuration costs U.S. $ 499, in addition, the previous generation model is available for $ 399.