HTC Nexus 9 specifications and pricing leak ahead of Google I/O

Google is planning to launch the next generation of its Nexus tablet during the Google I/O event. It looks like HTC will be manufacturing it instead of Asus this time. Some images of the HTC Nexus 9 have been leaked on the interweb alongside its pricing and specifications. The Nexus tablet will come with an 8.9 inch screen with an odd resolution odd 2048 x 1440 pixels.

Nexus 9 rendering

Nexus 9 rendering

The leak states that the tablet will have an aspect ratio of 4:3 but the above mentioned resolution does not go in sync with it. Under the hood of the tablet will be a 64-bit Tegra K1 processor coupled with a 2GB RAM. The internal storage options will be 16GB and 32GB with Wi-Fi and LTE options making their ways to the shelves. At the back of the Nexus 9 will be an 8MP snapper with OIS and joining it will be a 3MP front camera.

Nexus 9 leaked slide

Nexus 9 leaked slide

Talking about the pricing, it is expected to be priced at $399 for the 16GB model and $499 for the 32GB model (both being Wi-Fi only). This pricing would fall in the iPad’s territory which has not been the case for the previous tablets. Nexus devices are meant to bring high-end specifications at an affordable price point but if the rumours  are to be believed, it may not hold true in this upcoming tablet.

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Yogesh
June 26, 2014 10:26 am 10:26 AM

Demand for high end smartphones costing 30000rs and above decline by 29 % in jan-mar quarter of 2014. Information Source : Economic Times.

Yogesh
June 25, 2014 11:52 pm 11:52 PM

Google unveiled ‘Android one ‘ platform. Over 1 billion users use Android today . In india 10% of tatal mobile users = 9 cr use android . Google aiming next 5 billion smartphone users. This android one is usefull for smartphones at $100=6000rs . It is stock android n telcos n manufauturares can design app for this platform . Micromax Android one is first handset with this new platform . Google has made Karbon and Spice for partners for this ‘Android one ‘ . The information source is : times of india

Rama
June 23, 2014 10:21 pm 10:21 PM
*””The dots are slowly connecting””. 64 bit integration might be present in the next version of android.Reason one is Apple brought out 64 bit with its iphone 5S and it was widely expected that Samsung and other OEMs along with Android would adopt it. *Next on Qualcomm released a series of 64 bit powered mid to high end Snapdragon processors which again puts light on 64 bit support given how dominant Qualcomm is in the Android segment. *Next Google’s Project rumored Tango tablet also came with Tegra K1 chipset which has 64 bit support and amazingly even the ram on… Read more »
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