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Google Nexus 7 review (2013 model)

Google’s second-generation Nexus 7 tablet is probably the best 7 inch tablet you can buy in mid-2013. That said, it’s not going to make everyone happy. The speakers could be better positioned. There’s no microSD card slot. And while there are now more than a million apps available for Android, there still aren’t as many tablet-optimized […]

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Nexus 7 news: Wireless charging, faster than a Nexus 4, Root

Google’s new Nexus 7 tablet hit the streets this week. And almost immediately folks figured out how to install a custom recovery and root the tablet. Meanwhile, some folks tore apart the 2013 Nexus 7 tablet to see if it’s really what’s on the inside that counts, and they found a few surprises under the […]

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Google Nexus 7 now available for $229 and up (or $199 at Staples)

Google’s new 7 inch tablet is now available for purchased at a number of retailers. The new Nexus 7 was originally scheduled to hit stores July 30th, but it looks like folks just couldn’t wait, and now the tablet is available for purchase in the US for $229 and up. Actually, make that $199 and […]

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Rumor/leak: Google’s next-gen Nexus 7 coming July 24th

There’s mounting evidence that Google will unveil a new Nexus 7 tablet on July 24th. Android and Chrome boss Sundar Pichai is hosting a press event on that date, and while it’s possible he wants to talk about Android 4.3, new Chromebooks, or something else, there are a few other clues suggesting a new Nexus […]

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Report: Next-gen Nexus 7 tablet to cost $149, ship this summer

It’s been nearly a year since Google released its first 7 inch tablet, and now it looks like the company is preparing to launch a second-generation Nexus 7. Reuters reports that according to sources in the know, Google’s next 7 inch tablet will have better specs and a cheaper price tag than the original. It […]

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Deals of the Day (3-21-2013)

Google stopped selling Nexus 7 tablets with 8GB of storage a while back, instead offering 16GB models for the same $199 price. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still find one of the 8GB models… and save a few bucks in the process. 1SaleADay is offering refurbished 8GB Nexus 7 tablets for just $140. Here […]

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Ainol Novo 7 Venus looks like a Nexus 7, runs slower, costs $140

Chinese tablet makers Ainol Novo 7 Venus looks familiar — because it looks a lot like the $199 Google Nexus 7 tablet. And on paper, Ainol’s new $140 tablet looks like a pretty good low-cost alternative. But you also kind of get what you pay for. The Ainol Novo 7 Venus features a 7 inch, […]