First Look: Google's New Nexus 7 Tablet

First images of the brand-new Google tablet.

Nexus 7 tablet
Seventh heaven for Android tablet fans
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Small but powerful

The Nexus 7 is powered by Nvidia's Tegra 3 quad-core processor, and packs a bright, sharp 1280x800 screen into a 7-inch form factor.

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The authors
Nexus 7 tablet
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Slim
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Google Play

Google talked up the Nexus 7's media capabilities, saying that it's a perfect device for books, magazines, music and movies available via the Google Play Store.

Google Nexus 7 Tablet: Video Hands On and Unboxing

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Nexus 7 tablet
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Organized

Integration with many of the new features of Android 4.1 Jellybean make the Nexus 7 a more helpful organizer than ever.

Google Nexus 7 Tablet: Video Hands On and Unboxing

Google I/O Live Blog: Insights and Images from Google's '12 Developer Conference

Nexus 7 tablet
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Gaming

Along with its quad-core Tegra CPU, the Nexus 7 has a 12-core graphics processor, making it a muscular option for portable gaming.

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Google Nexus 7 Tablet: Video Hands On and Unboxing

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