LG has been the manufacturer for two-generations of Nexus smartphones,
the Nexus 4
and Nexus 5
. Now, new leaked
images suggest that the South Korean giant may be Google's new partner
for the next generation 10-inch tablet, the Nexus 10.
images come via a Reddit user
who claims to work at Spanish mobile carrier Telefonica. As per the
leaked images on Reddit, the alleged Nexus 10 successor would be LG
manufactured and would boast a design similar to the original Nexus 10,
which was made by Samsung. Further, the low-resolution image shows the
front panel of the rumoured LG Nexus 10, with model number LG-V510.
render also reveal a front facing speaker sitting above the display and
the tablet appears to run the new iteration of Android 4.4 KitKat. The
second leaked image gives the purported pricing of the alleged LG made
Nexus 10, 299 British Pounds (Rs. 30,300 approximately).
Reddit user has also claimed that Google
will be releasing the LG Nexus 10
on November 22, and that the tablet will come in two variants, Wi-Fi
and Wi-Fi + 3G, unlike the original Nexus 10 which is Wi-Fi only.
However, there is no official word on the tablet from both Google and LG
on the rumoured Nexus 10
Earlier, Google unintentionally
listed the yet-to-be-announced next-generation Nexus 10 tablet on the
Play Store. The listing was soon pulled down, but it possibly confirmed
the complete specifications of the new Nexus 10 tablet.
rumoured Nexus 10 tablet is said to come with 10.05-inch display with
2560x1600 pixels resolution, translating to a pixel density of 300ppi.
Internally, the tablet is likely to be powered by a quad-core Snapdragon
800 processor, coupled with 3GB of RAM. It is also said to sport an
8-megapixel rear camera alongside a 2.1-megapixel front-facing camera.
the Nexus 10 tablet is expected to pack a huge 9000mAh battery and
weigh about 584 grams with a thickness of 7.9mm. The alleged Nexus 10
tablet is expected to run Android 4.4 KitKat.
The official product
shots of the Nexus 10 tablet were also leaked, which were in-line with
an earlier leaked render.