Google Nexus 7 (16GB) comparison

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Google Nexus 7 (16GB)

Google Nexus 7 (16GB)
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Google Nexus 7 (16GB, 2013)

Google Nexus 7 (16GB, 2013)
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Apple iPad 2 (16GB, Wi-Fi, black)

Apple iPad 2 (16GB, Wi-Fi, black)
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Dell Venue 8

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Price $127 at 1 store $6 to $249 at 6 stores $149 to $243 at 7 stores $315 to $439 at 2 stores $169 at 1 store
CNET editors' rating
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
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    Overall score: 8.5 (4.0 stars)
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Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
3.0 stars Good
    Overall score: 6.3 (3.0 stars)
Average user rating 3.5 stars out of 70 reviews 3.0 stars out of 48 reviews 2.5 stars out of 4 reviews 3.5 stars out of 147 reviews 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews
Release date November 13, 2012 May 10, 2013 April 29, 2013 March 11, 2011 September 23, 2013
The Bottom Line With its excellent design, useful software features, and low starting price, the Nexus 7 is the cheapest way to experience the best that the Android OS has to offer. Thanks to its stellar performance and affordable price, the Nexus 7 is the Android tablet to get. The iPad 2 refines an already excellent product. Its easy-to-use interface, vast app catalog, and marathon battery life bolster Apple's claim to being the king of tablets.
 The Dell Venue 8 is perfect for the budget shopper with modest needs.

Basic specs

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RAM installed size 1 GB
16 GB
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OS provided Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
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Android 4.2.2
Color support 24-bit
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Clock speed 1300 MHz
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Weight 12 oz
0.64 lbs
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0.79 lbs
Height 4.7 in
7.9 in
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Input device type Camera
Touch-screen
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Wireless connectivity Bluetooth
NFC
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0
NFC
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Bluetooth 2.1 EDR
IEEE 802.11b
IEEE 802.11a
IEEE 802.11g
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Built-in devices Display
Speakerphone
Touchscreen
Digital camera
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