Google Nexus 7 (32GB, HSPA+) comparison

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Google Nexus 7 (32GB, HSPA+)

Google Nexus 7 (32GB, HSPA+)
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Google Nexus 7 (16GB, 2013)

Google Nexus 7 (16GB, 2013)
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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9
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iPad Mini (with Retina Display)

iPad Mini (with Retina Display)
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Google Nexus 10

Google Nexus 10
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Price $288 to $323 at 3 stores $175 to $258 at 7 stores $339 to $379 at 3 stores $14 to $399 at 3 stores
CNET editors' rating
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.5 (4.0 stars)
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.2 (4.5 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
Average user rating 2.0 stars out of 6 reviews 3.0 stars out of 48 reviews 3.5 stars out of 2 reviews 3.5 stars out of 14 reviews 3.0 stars out of 23 reviews
Release date November 13, 2012 May 10, 2013 November 08, 2013 November 12, 2013 October 25, 2012
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. With everything that was great about the HDX 7 and more, the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 isn't just a great value, it sets the standard for a media consumption tablet. The new iPad Mini somehow shrinks down the iPad Air into an even more compact package, sacrificing nearly nothing. It's more expensive than before, but it's also the perfect smaller tablet. The Nexus 10's superior design and swift performance make it one of the best Android tablets to date.

Basic specs

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Weight 340 g
0.64 lbs
13.2 oz
0.73 lbs
603 g
Height 198.5 mm
7.9 in
6.2 in
7.87 in
177.6 mm
RAM installed size 1 GB
16 GB
Info unavailable Info unavailable 2 GB
OS provided Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Fire OS 3.0 "Mojito"
Apple iOS
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean
Flash memory form factor Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Integrated
Wireless connectivity Bluetooth
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
NFC
Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 4.0
NFC
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
NFC
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Clock speed 1.2 GHz
Info unavailable 2.2 GHz
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