The main rival of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 is definitely the iPad 3, a device that dominates the length and breadth of the tablet market. But the new terminal of the Korean manufacturer has some formidable opponents even in the same world of Android.
One of these is the Nexus 7, a device with different dimensions and technical characteristics, but costing much less. It has the potential to become the best selling Android tablet of all time.
Both animated by a quad-core processor (Samsung Exynos for GALAXY Note 10.1 and NVIDIA Tegra 3 for the Nexus 7), the two tablets differ in display (10.1 inches for the GALAXY Note, 7 inches for the Nexus 7), amount of RAM (2GB for GALAXY Note, 1GB for the Nexus 7) and version of Android (Ice Cream Sandwich for the Galaxy Note, Jelly Bean for the Nexus 7). The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 also boasts the user interface developed by the Korean manufacturer and the method of S Pen interaction.
Two devices, therefore, is dedicated to different types of users, but both able to guarantee performance of the foreground.
The first tablet of Google is preparing to invade England. In fact, shipments of the Nexus 7 in the United Kingdom is in the process. The Nexus 7 is already available with several online retailers such as PC World and Currys. The official price of the 16GB version is £199.99 while the 8GB is currently not available.
Among the main features of the Nexus 7 is a 7-inch display with HD resolution, a quad-core platform based on NVIDIA Tegra 3, 1GB of RAM, a 1.2 megapixel front camera, NFC, a battery of 4,325 mAh, and above all, Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean.
As for Italy, the tablet will be available in September at the official price of 249 euros.
With a brief message on Twitter,team Google has announced the official start of shipments of the expected Nexus 7, the tablet from the collaboration with ASUS and based on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
And according to what reported by Reuters, the first tablet of the company in Mountain View is already sold out. The major U.S. retailers, GameStop, Staples, Sam’s Club, Office Depot, and Walmart, in fact, sold all models available even before the actuial arrival of the terminal in stores.
There is currently no data on the quantity of tablets that have been booked. The latest rumors, however, made reference to an initial production batch of 600,000 units .
The first tablet of the Nexus is based on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. The Nexus 7 was able to gain the interest of users, helped by a rather competitive price of 199 dollars for the 8GB variant.
Its main features that stand out is the 7-inch display with HD resolution, quad-core platform based on NVIDIA Tegra 3, 1GB of RAM, NFC and a 1.2 megapixel front camera.