Google unveils Nexus 4, 3G Nexus 7 and Nexus 10: Specifications, Release Date and more

This week Google rolled out the Nexus 4 from LG, Nexus 7 Tab 32 GB from Asus and Nexus 10 Tab from Samsung, see the pattern? NO? They’re all from different vendors under Nexus Flagship.

The Nexus event was cancelled due to Hurricane Sandy, but that didn’t let Google from unwrapping the box full of Nexus goodies that too right when the Microsoft Windows Phone event was on in a separate part of the US.


Nexus 4 by LG

Price: 8GB $299, 16GB $349

Availability: 13 November 2012

Google finally introduced the next instalment of the Nexus series of phone this time with LG. It wasn’t a surprise as there were already leaks about the same since about a month or two, the design, branding, everything could be found on the Interwebs only with a search on it.

LG Nexus 4 is based on LG Optimus G, the flagship smartphone of the South Korean manufacturer. The phone has curved glass on both the sides giving it a rich feel.

Here are the complete specification for LG Nexus 4

  • Display: 4.7-inches built using True HD IPS Plus technology 768 x 1,280 pixels (an aspect ratio of 15:9), pixel density of 318 ppi
  • Processor: 1.5 Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Quad-Core, Adreno 320 GPU
  • OS: Android 4.2 Key Lime Pie (multiple user accounts  improved camera features, Miracast TV mirroring and more)
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Dimension: 133.9 x 68.7 x 9.1
  • Weight: 139 g
  • Storage: 8GB/16GB
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • WiFi 802.11b/g/n
  • 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • 2100 mAh Battery with 15.3 hours of Talktime and 390 hours of Standby
  • Micro Sim
  • Colors: Black
  • 8 Megapixel Camera allows Full HD videos, featuring autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, geo-tagging, face detection or Photo Sphere.
  • Wireless Charging
  • SlimPort HDMI
  • Sensors: microphone, accelerometer, compass, ambient light, gyroscope, barometer

at the price it is simply irresistible.

Asus 3G Nexus 7 Tab, now with 32GB and HSPA+ Data

Price: 16GB $199, 32GB $249, 32GB 3G $299

Availability: 13 November 2012

Nexus 7 which Google introduced at the Google I/O 2012 has an upgrade, it’s not available with the 32GB Storage and HSPA+ Data.


Here are specification for the 3G Nexus Tab

  • 7-inch touchscreen backlit IPS display with 1280 x 800 resolution, 216ppi and Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 CPU
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 32GB internal memory
  • No microSD support
  • 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera
  • Size: 198.5 x 120 x 10.45
  • Weight: 340 g
  • Quad-band GSM/EDGE/GPRS (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
  • Penta-band 3G (850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz)
  • HSPA+ 21Mbps support
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth
  • NFC
  • GPS
  • Micro USB
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • 4325 mAh Litium polymer battery
  • Sensors microphone, accelerometer, magnetoscope, ambient light, gyroscope
  • Listed as running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean (definitely upgradeable to Android 4.2)

Samsung Nexus 10 Tab

Price: 16GB $399, 32GB $499

Availability: 13 November 2012

iPad’s direct competition is ready and all set to fight head-on is the new Samsung Nexus 10 Tab, The 10-inch Google Nexus 10 squares off against the iPad — and measures up well: with plenty of power, an eye-popping screen and the latest Android software, it’d be worth a look even if it wasn’t so much cheaper than Apple’s tablet.

Here are the specifications for the Samsung Nexus 10 Tab

  • 10.055-inch touchscreen WQXGA display with 2560 x 1600 resolution, 300ppi and Corning Gorilla Glass 2
  • 1.7GHz Dual-core Exynos chip with Mali T604 GPU
  • 2GB of RAM
  • 16/32GB internal memory
  • No microSD support
  • 5-megapixel camera
  • 1.9-megapixel front-facing camera
  • Size: 263.9 x 177.6 x 8.9mm
  • Weight: 603g
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (MIMO+HT40)
  • Bluetooth
  • NFC
  • GPS
  • Micro USB
  • Micro HDMI
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Magnetic Pogo pin charger
  • 9000mAh Litium polymer battery
  • Sensors: microphone, accelerometer, compass, ambient light, gyroscope, barometer
  • Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

Which Nexus will you buy?

The DNetWorks Team