Google Unveils An iPad 4 Rival, The Nexus 10

Google has also unveiled the larger version of the Nexus 7 tablet – the Nexus 10, along with Nexus 4 smartphone.

The Nexus 10 is manufactured in partnership with Samsung. It comes with a stunning 10.055-inch display with 2560-by-1600 resolution,  a dual-core ARM Cortex A15 processor with 2GB RAM, 5-megapixel rear-facing camera, 1.9-megapixel front-facing camera and lots more.

Google Nexus 10 will be powered by the Android 4.2, a new version of Jelly Bean, which includes the latest version of Google Now and other new features.

Nexus 10 comes with a stunning 10.055-inch screen with 2560-by-1600 resolution. The display has 300 pixels per inch, which is even better than iPad 4’s Retina Display, which has 264 pixels per inch.

It is powered by a dual-core ARM Cortex A15 processor with probably quad-core GPU.

It comes with 5-megapixel rear-facing camera and a 1.9-megapixel front facing camera. The Nexus 10 comes with a 9,000mAh battery. which Google claims will give up to nine hours of video playback and more than 500 hours of standby time.

It also features front-facing stereo speakers for audio, microUSB, Micro HDMI, advanced MIMO WiFi, two NFC chips (one on the front and the other on the back).

Nexus 10 will also support multiple users and switch between them from the lockscreen.

Android 4.2 comes with new features such as Gesture Typing, which lets you glide your finger over the letters you want to type on the keyboard, which Google claims “makes typing fast, fun and a whole lot simpler”.

The 16GB Google Nexus 10 is available for $399 and the 32GB model for $499, which makes it $100 cheaper than the iPad 4.

Google Nexus 10 goes on sale on November 13th on Google Play Store in the U.S., U.K., Australia, France, Germany, Spain, Canada and Japan.

Google has also launched Nexus 7 with 32GB storage and a model that supports HSPA+. Google Nexus 7 with 16GB storage was available for $199, the 32GB model for $249 and the 32GB and HSPA+ model for $299, a lot cheaper than Apple’s iPad mini.

Let us know what you think of Nexus 10 in the comments.

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  • Hmmm?

    Very impressed. I like the design and blown away by the hardware. Looking forward to see the reviews for this and see how powerful the A15 chip is.

  • AT&T Rapes Me

    And this is one more reason why apple released
    The ipad 4

  • Jeremy Taco Patterson

    Thanks for feeding those damn Droid Trolls that like to hang out here…

    • barondebxl

      Be quiet you I….. dont get us started here. anyways, Im on the fence, not cause i dont like the nexus 10, i think its AMAZING. But im getting the nexus 4 phone and i dont want to use only one platform. So now its either ipad mini or ipad 4.

  • Kiwiholden

    I just threw up a bit.
    I have a galaxy tab and it makes me want to cut myself. All android tabs are good for is kids toys, i give it to my 5 year old to play with