The Reviews Are In For Google's Latest Nexus 10 Tablet
Subject: General Tech | November 2, 2012 - 07:47 PM | Tim Verry
Tagged: tablet, nexus 10, jelly bean, google, android 4.2, Android
Reviews of Google’s latest Nexus 10 tablet are starting to pop up around the web, and the results are a bit mixed -- mostly positive with the price being its saving grace. The display and inclusion of Android 4.2 is nice, but will it dethrone the iPad? It's time to find out!
As a refresher, the Nexus 10 is 10” tablet powered by a dual core ARM Cortex-A15 system on a chip. On the outside, it has a 10.055” touchscreen display with a resolution of 2560 x 1600 (300 ppi, 16:10), 5MP rear camera, and a 1.9MP webcam on the front of the tablet.
External IO includes micro USB, micro HDMI, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Internally, the Nexus 10 features a dual core Samsung Exynos 5250 SoC clocked at 1.7GHz, a Mali T604 GPU, 2GB of RAM, and either 16GB or 32GB of storage. A 9,000 mAh battery is also preset. Bluetooth 4.0, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, and NFC radios are also included. The new tablet is also running an updated version of Jelly Bean Google has dubbed Android 4.2.
The 16GB model is listed at $399 while the 32GB Nexus 10 is $499. Both models will be available on November 13th.
What do you think of the Nexus 10?
- Nexus 10 review @ Engadget
- Google Nexus 10 review @ ZDNet
- Google Nexus 10 review @ The Verge
- Nexus 10 Review @ Slash Gear
- Nexus 10: Hands-On With Google and Samsung’s iPad Challenger @ Wired
- Hands on: Google Nexus 10 review @ Tech Radar