ASUS Nexus 7 with 3G is finally here in Singapore. From today (21st December 2012), the tablet will be available in major electronic specialty stores islandwide. The retail price for Nexus 7 32GB 3G model is S$499.
Here is the technical specs
- Processor: NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 T30L Quad-Core @ 1.2GHz
- Display: 7” WXGA (1280 x 800) high-definition LED backlit IPS panel with 178-degree viewing angles, scratch-resistant Corning® Fit Glass, 10 finger multi-touch, 400nits, ASUS TruVivid technology for improved clarity and brightness
- Operating System: Android 4.2, Jelly Bean
- Camera: 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera
- Sensor: G-Sensor, light sensor, gyroscope, e-compass, GPS, NFC, hall effect sensor
- Battery: 4325mAh, 16Wh Li-polymer (Movie playback: 8hrs; book reading: 10hrs; web browsing: 10hrs; audio playback: 50hrs; standby: 300hrs)
- Google Mobile services: Google Play, Gmail, Google Earth™, YouTube, Movie Studio, Google Maps, syncing with Google Calendar, Google+
- Connectivity: 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi direct
- Network: GSM/EDGE – 850/900/1800/1900 WCDMA – 850/900/1700/1900/2100
- Memory: RAM 1GB, ROM 16/32GB (For 3G model, only 32GB available)
- Size and weight: 198.5 x 120 x 10.45mm; 340g
- Audio and interface: 2-in-1 audio jack (head-out/MIC), 1x micro-USB, 2x digital microphone, 2x high quality speakers, 1x docking pin
- Price: 16GB WiFi – S$349; 32GB WiFi – S$399; 32GB 3G – S$499
- Warranty: 1 year international
With this pricing, I believe it is very affordable with its specs. Check out the Press Release for more details.
ASUS Releases New Nexus 7 32GB 3G Model
Even more storage and the option to add mobile data on the popular 7-inch, quad-core tablet featuring Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Singapore (20 December, 2012) — Starting 21 December, the Nexus™ 7 32GB 3G model will be available at S$499. Customers will still be able to purchase the 16GB and 32GB WiFi models at S$349 and S$399 respectively from major electronic specialty stores islandwide.
Nexus 7 is the first tablet in Google’s Nexus line of devices, as well as the leading device for Jelly Bean Android™ operating system. Combining premium hardware designed by ASUS with the latest version of Android operating system and all of the entertainment from Google Play™, Nexus 7 is an irresistible device for one and all in all kinds of usage scenarios.
The award-winning Nexus 7 is now more powerful and portable than ever. With up to 32GB of storage and the option to add mobile data, users can take even more of their favourite content anywhere and everywhere they go. The new 3G model of Nexus 7 came on the heels of its numerous accolades, including the recent T3’s prestigious 2012 Tablet of the Year and Gadget of the Year.
Jointly developed between ASUS and Google, the award-winning Nexus 7 comes with a NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 quad-core processor, which makes working on the Nexus 7 a breeze for the users – pages load quickly, gameplay is smooth and responsive, and running multiple apps never seem any easier than before. A Patented 4-PLUS-1™ design gives users processing power when needed, and battery saving efficiency when they don’t. Furthermore, the Nexus 7 3G model comes equipped with the latest Android 4.2, the latest version of the world’s most popular mobile platform – featuring an improved keyboard that helps users say and do more, new actionable notifications and updates to Google Now, just to name a few.
Being the world’s first 7-inch quad-core tablet, Nexus 7 was built to bring users the best of Google in a slim and portable package that fits perfectly in the hand. Nexus 7 was made for Google Play, putting entertainment users love right in their hand: millions of songs, thousands of movies and TV shows, plus over 675,000 apps and games. Nexus 7 comes with all the favorite Google Apps – like Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube – putting the best of Google in the palm of the hand.
Super Powerful, Super Portable
With a vibrant, 1280×800 high-resolution display, Nexus 7 brings your apps, games, books and movies to life in stunning clarity. With over one million pixels in your hand, text is sharper; HD movies are more vivid and gameplay is smoother and more dynamic. All of these are protected by the scratch-resistant Corning™ glass, designed for the whole family to pass around and enjoy at ease.
Nexus 7 is designed to give you the best possible gaming experience. A NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 processor delivers heart pounding quad-core speed and immersive graphics performance. It is packed with sensors like a gyroscope, accelerometer and NFC – and a responsive 10-finger multi-touch screen means that games react to your slightest touch. Do a barrel roll then tilt, touch and tap your way to the top of the leaderboards while exploring over 600,000 apps and games available in the Google Play store. At 10.5mm thin and 340g, Nexus 7 has the portability of a paperback book, but connected to the entire digital world of entertainment.
Less Charging, More Doing
With over 9 hours of HD video playback, 10 hours of web browsing or e-reading, and up to 300 hours of standby time, Nexus 7 can go the distance. Whether you measure battery life in chapters read, levels completed, movies watched or minutes of backseat silence, you can spend less time charging and more time doing.
Smarter Keyboard with Gesture Typing
Writing messages on Nexus 7 never seem any easier with Gesture Typing – glide your finger over the letters to compose emails or texts in a snap. The keyboard can anticipate and predict the next word, so you can power through your messages on Nexus 7 like never before.
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Nexus 7 comes with Android 4.2, the latest version of the world’s most popular mobile platform. Experience an improved keyboard that helps you say and do more, new actionable notifications, updates to Google Now and much more.
675,000 apps and games
Get all the apps and games you love on Nexus 7 – with over 675,000 titles to choose from, Google Play has something for everyone. From games for the kids to the latest 3D epics, you will find the most popular free and paid apps and games on Google Play.