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 full review
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:

The difference

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

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 full review
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:

Textured back

What really makes the Nexus 7 a joy to hold is this grippy textured back. Read full review
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:

Play better

The Google Play store has improved by leaps and bounds since earlier this year. Read full review
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:

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 full review
Updated:
Photo by: Eric Franklin/CNET / Caption by:
Hot Galleries

CNET Magazine

The Spring smart home issue is here

Find out what Sofia Vergara wants from her modern smart home. Get your copy today for big savings off newsstand prices.

Hot Products