Same old Nexus 7

The Nexus 7 with HSPA+ is, from a design perspective, the same old Nexus 7 we've come to love. Read editors' take
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:
Pricing is currently unavailable.

The difference

The biggest difference is its new SIM card slot. Don't worry, though: contracts are not required. Read editors' take
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:
Pricing is currently unavailable.

Great design

The Nexus 7 is still one of the best designed tablets yet. It's small and subtle, but its power button and volume rocker are spaced nearly perfectly. Read editors' take
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:
Pricing is currently unavailable.

Textured back

What really makes the Nexus 7 a joy to hold is this grippy textured back. Read editors' take
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:
Pricing is currently unavailable.

Play better

The Google Play store has improved by leaps and bounds since earlier this year. Read editors' take
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:
Pricing is currently unavailable.

On the side

Implemented in Android 4.1, the apps tray now rotates to the right with the tablet held in landscape. Also, the icons in 4.2 are a bit smaller than they were previously. Read editors' take
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:
Pricing is currently unavailable.
Hot Galleries

CNET's Top Choices

Looking for a vacuum cleaner?

Whether you’re looking for a traditional upright vacuum, a nimble stick model, or a low-maintenance robot vac, this list has an option that’s right for you.

Hot Products