It seems Google's second generation Nexus tablet, the Nexus 7 (2013) is
all set to hit Indian shores as the 3G LTE variant of the device has
been listed on Play Store in India for Rs. 25,999. Google has listed the
Nexus 7 (2013) 3G and Wi-Fi model with a 'coming soon' tag but there is
no word on the possible availability of the tablet.
The Play Store
listing shows three Nexus 7 (2013)
tablets lined-up for the Indian market which includes the 16GB and 32GB
Wi-Fi models along with a 32GB Wi-Fi + LTE model. However, Google has
not revealed the Indian prices for the Wi-Fi models of the Nexus 7
(2013), yet. The Nexus 7 (2013) tablets Wi-Fi models have been priced at
$229 (Rs. 14,000 approximately) and $269 (Rs. 16,500 approximately)
with buy now option, though on choosing the option it shows the message,
"Nexus 7 (16GB and 32GB) is not available in your country".
search engine giant launched
the second-generation Nexus 7 in July this year alongside the unveiling
of the new Android 4.3 Jelly Bean platform.
The Nexus 7 (2013)
tablet comes with a 7-inch full-HD display (1920x1200 pixels), implying a
boast-worthy pixel density of 323ppi. It also features
scratch-resistant Corning glass. It is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm
Snapdragon S4 processor clocked at 1.5GHz, and features 2GB of RAM,
apart from 32GB of inbuilt storage (with no SD card slot). The new Nexus
7 also features a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 1.2-megapixel
Google is also expected to launch its all new
Nexus 5 smartphone in
India soon. The phone was listed on Google Play India carrying a price tag of Rs. 28,999 for the 16GB variant ($349 in the
US) and Rs. 32,999 for the 32GB variant ($399 in the US) on November 1.