ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB Review
Another entry to the tablet PC market is the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB. If you are looking for your first Android tablet or if you are someone who wants an Android tablet that is not that heavy for your budget, then the Nexus 7 is your gadget. The Google Nexus 7 combines of what excellent build and quality with the power of Android.
The Nexus 7 8GB is a great tablet PC to have and own as it features a wonderful battery life, great screen that is responsive and sharp and a low price that can make you smile. Like most tablets in the market today, it is colored black as it seems to be the "de facto" color of choice for tablets. Like most tablets, it is glossy and shiny. The difference of ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB however is that the back features a leather like grip texture. This makes handling the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB more comfortably and easily. Both top and bottom of the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB when held in portrait mode are a bit thick while the sides are thinner. Again this makes holding the table more comfortably like your thumbs.
Like most tablets in the market today, the Google Nexus 7 8GB features a front camera. It has a resolution of over 1.2 MP. Other features includes a physical power/lock button, volume button, Micro USB slot, headphone jack and a speaker slit at the back of the device. Surprisingly, the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB doesn’t have a back camera which is a rarity in the market. It also does not have a HDMI output and memory expansion.
As stated, the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB runs on the Android Ice Cream Sandwich OS. Swiping in the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB is more accurate, smooth and fluid thanks to a new feature called Gesture Type. App icons are much smaller, can easily interpret what you are typing based on your finger sliding habits.
One good thing of the Nexus 7 8GB that differentiates itself from other tablets is the multi screen function. The multi screen version is more like a profile account that is similar to a profile account in your computer and laptop where there is more than one user of the same gadget and each account has different apps and programs in it.
In terms of performance, the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB has a nice, vibrant and bright screen. It may be responsive but could use a bit more sensitive. Graphics are so and so depending on what you have installed in your ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB like games and applications. Depending on the game, it may run smoothly and have vibrant graphics or get something that is playable but that has a low graphic framerate. Movies are also wonderful to watch on the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB as it has no lag and the video quality is nice.
The ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB is a wonderful Android tablet device to have that is well built, great functions and a low price that will make you think twice about getting others that are similar to the ASUS Google Nexus 7 8GB.
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