Comparing the new and original Nexus 7 tablets
Now that Google finally has taken the wraps off its new Nexus 7 tablet, CNET takes a look at how it compares with last year's original model.
It's finally here. The new tablet, was officially revealed today during a San Francisco press conference., Google's update to its flagship
While the name remains unchanged, the new Nexus 7 does have a few differences from its predecessor.
Namely, Google emphasizes its ultracrisp 1080p HD display, which boasts an impressive 323 pixels per inch. It's also equipped with a rear-facing camera, a slimmer profile, and 4G LTE capabilities.
Read on to see what other new features the Nexus 7 sports, and be sure to check out our hands-on of both theand its updated OS.
|Nexus 7 (2013)||Nexus 7 (2012)|
|Screen size||7 inches||7 inches|
|Screen resolution||1,920x1,200 pixels with 323 ppi||1,280x800 pixels with 216 ppi|
|Thickness||0.34 inch||0.41 inch|
|Weight||0.64 pound||0.76 pound|
|Processor||1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 CPU; 400MHz Adreno 320 GPU||1.3GHz quad-core Nvidia Tegra 3 CPU; 416MHz Nvidia GeForce ULP GPU|
|Battery||3,950mAh with a reported 9 hours of active use||4,325mAh with a reported 8 hours of active use|
|Android OS version||Android 4.3 Jelly Bean||Android 4.3 Jelly Bean*|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n) and optional 4G LTE||Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n) and optional HSPA+|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 4.0||Bluetooth 3.0|
|Storage||16GB and 32GB||16GB and 32GB|