Google reveals 'Nexus 7' tablet: Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and more

Google has officially revealed  a new Asus-branded tablet called 'Nexus 7'. The biggest advantage as usual is that it will be the first device to ship with Android's latest launched OS aka 4.1 Jelly Bean. The tablet measures 10.45mm thin and weighs 0.7 pounds. Google missed an SD card slot on the slate.  

  • 7-inch IPS display with a 1280x800 resoltuion
  • 1.3GHz Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core CPU
  • 1.2-megapixel front camera
  • NFC, micro USB port,  802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 1.2-megapixel front camera (no back camera included)
  • $199 for 8GB, $249 for 16GB version