Google is reportedly working on a new Nexus 7 2016 tablet. The company could launch the new Nexus 7 this month.
Google releases new Nexus devices every year to showcase its new operating system. The company has recently released the fifth and final preview of Android Nougat to its developers. Speculations are rife that the new operating system will be launched soon, most probably within August. It is highly likely that new Nexus device will be launched in time for Android Nougat.
Google has recently halted the sales of Nexus 9 tablets. It may be an indication that a new tablet is on its way; and if rumors are true, this year’s tablet will be named Nexus 7 2016.
Google Nexus 2016 is supposed to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 or Nvidia Tegra X1 processor chipset accompanied by 4GB of RAM. The device will support up to 2TB external memory support. Nexus 7 2016 will be fitted with 7-inch display with Quad HD resolution. New Nexus tablet would have 128GB internal storage just like Nexus 6P.
Nothing can be said about the price of the device until Google confirms the specs of the device. It is believed that Nexus 7 2016 will cost something around ?199 that is around $260, reported PC Advisor. However, this price is the expected price for UK market. The price could vary according to different territories.
Meanwhile, HTC is reportedly manufacturing two new mobile phones for Google. The devices are codenamed Marlin and Sailfish. HTC manufactured Marlin would be a high-end device with superior hardware configuration. The device is supposed to include Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor coupled with 4GB RAM.
On the other hand, Sailfish is expected to be a mid-range device with Quad Core 2.0 GHz 64-bit processor and 4GB RAM. The device will include 32GB internal storage. Google could unveil all these devices along with Android.
Google has not yet confirmed anything about its upcoming devices. These specs are based on the rumors circulating on the internet. The actual Nexus 7 2016 could be different in terms of specs.
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