Google Nexus 7 vs Apple iPad 3 HD vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 – Compare

Google is going on a spree of incredibly announcements which include Android 4.1 JellyBean, Nexus 7 tablet PC and Nexus Q – a social streaming device. In this post, we would be talking about the tablet PC.

To be precise, we would be comparing Google Nexus 7 with Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 and Apple iPad 3 HD. Nexus 7 is the world’s most powerful 7 inch tablet as it runs on Tegra 3 processor.

I am not sure if it can be compared with the market leaders like iPad 3 HD and Galaxy Tab 2 because unlike these tablet PCs, Nexus 7 is mainly meant for reading. But yes, its powerful specs does let you browse on Internet, play games, watch movies, listen to music.

Required hype was already created by Google, so lets get down to the business of the comparison of these tablet PCs.


Google Nexus 7 vs Apple iPad 3 HD vs Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 – Compare Specs

Specification Google Nexus 7
Apple iPad 3 HD
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2
Operating System Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) iOS 5 Android OS, v4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Processor Tegra 3 Quad core, 1300 MHz Dual Core A5x with quad core graphics 1GHz dual-core TI OMAP 4430
Screen Size 7 inches HD display with scratch resistant Corning glass 9.7-inch display Retina Display 7 inches PLS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Screen Resolution in pixels
1280×800 2048 x 1536 1024 x 600
Graphics NVidia GeForce 12-core GPU Quad core graphics PowerVR SGX 540
Internal Storage 8 / 16 GB 16 / 32 / 64 GB 8 / 16 / 32 GB
Expansion None None microSD
Camera 1.2 MP front facing camera 5 MP iSight camera 3.15 MP camera capable of recording at 1080p@30fps with secondary camera
Weight 340 grams 652 grams 344 grams
Battery 4325 mAh – 8hours 10 hours Li-Ion 4000 mAh 8 hours
Price $199 onwards $499 onwards $250 onwards
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June 28, 2012 by: Prasanth Chandra


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