Google announces Nexus 7 (2013) 32GB with global 4G LTE support at $349

New Nexus 7

Google announced the new Nexus 7 at an event in New York few hours back starting at $229 for the 16GB Wi-Fi model. It also comes in 32GB Wi-Fi model that costs  $269. Google has also announced the 32GB model with global 4G LTE support at $349. The first Nexus 7 came only with 3G HSPA+ support that new Nexus 7 also comes with 4G LTE support apart from 3G HSP+. Since these support global LTE bands (700/750/800/850/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 MHz) it will work on all the LTE networks other than the 2300 MHz TDD-LTE network.

Apart from the 4G LTE and 3G support other features are similar to the WiFi Variant, including a 7-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1920 by 1200, 10-finger multi-touch, 178 degrees viewing angle and scratch-resistant glass, 1.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 processor and Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean). It has a 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera and a 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera. It has Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G/5G) 802.11 a/b/g/n, NFC (Android Beam), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, 2GB RAM and packs a 3950 mAh non-removable battery.

Google has announced that the LTE model would be available  in the coming weeks in the U.S. with support from T-Mobile, AT&T, and Verizon.

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