Getting closer... pic.twitter.com/jrZ9eys7l1-- @evleaks (@evleaks) October 2, 2013
With the Nexus 5 now rumoured to launch at the end of the month, the "Getting closer" tweet could indicate the Asus-manufactured Nexus 10 tablet will launch alongside the next Nexus smartphone.Not too long ago, the first unverified details of the expected Nexus 10 tablet refresh had hit the Internet. The leak revealed an inventory listing on PC World's that included a product dubbed 'Asus Google Nexus 10,' and also suggested the retail price to be 349.99 UK Pounds. Unfortunately, there is no word on the hardware or software specifications of the alleged tablet, yet.
The Nexus 10 tablet rumours comes amidst a volley of next-generation Nexus smartphone rumours which now has become one of the most anticipated devices of the year.
The rumoured Nexus 5 is expected to come with a 5-inch display (precisely 4.97-inch) with full-HD resolution, boasting of a 442ppi pixel density. It is likely to be powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt storage. As for the optics, the device is said to sport an 8-megapixel rear camera and a 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera.
It is rumoured that the next Nexus smartphone would run Android 4.4 KitKat, and that the smartphone would be the platform lead device for the new platform, with both due to be launched at the same event.