Google Nexus 7 32GB Wi-Fi only tablet is now available from the India Play Store for Rs. 18,999.
The tablet had started shipping in the country from Google’s Play Store last month, but only the 16GB Wi-Fi only variant was available at the time. There’s no sign of the cellular networking enabled variants of the tablet on the India Play Store yet.
Nexus 7 was unveiled in June 2012 and went on sale from mid-July. At the time of its launch, the 8GB Wi-Fi version of Nexus 7 (Review | Pictures) was available for $199, but it has since been replaced by a 16GB version at the same price. The tablet runs Android Jelly Bean (version 4.1) and is powered by the Nvidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor, which clocks at 1.3 GHz. The Nexus 7 comes with a 7-inch IPS display screen with a resolution of 1280×800 pixels and pixel density of 216 ppi. The tablet has 1GB of RAM, a 1.2 megapixel front camera and a 4325 mAh battery. It also includes NFC functionality.
Nexus 7 is a Google tablet, manufactured in collaboration with Asus. Asus, on its part, had released the 32GB variant of the Nexus 7 Wi-Fi tablet for the same price of Rs. 18,999 earlier this month. It had also released a 3G variant of the same for Rs. 21,999. The Taiwanese company had released a tablet of its own on Wednesday, the Asus FonePad. FonePad costs Rs. 15,999 for 8GB of storage, but comes with additional features like voice calling.