Reasons not to buy a Nexus 7

Google's Nexus 7 is the hottest tablet on CNET right now, but it's not perfect. Here are the Top 5 reasons you should pass on it.


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The Nexus 7 is my favorite tablet right now. Google nailed the price, the interface, and the features, and avoided the mistake of selling it exclusively through a mobile carrier. It's enough to make the Motorola Xoom feel like a distant memory.

But no gadget is perfect, and the Nexus 7 is no exception. If you honestly think a $200 tablet can be made without cutting any corners, let me know. I have a bridge I'd like to sell you.

Android fans, I recommend following this one up with the Top 5 reasons not to buy an iPad.

Have a complaint about the Nexus 7 that didn't make the list? Let's hear it. Leave a comment.

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