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[CL] Google Might Launch a $99 Nexus 7 by the End of 2012

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Google and ASUS are working on two new slimmer Nexus 7 tablets with TN panels and they are set to launch it by the end of 2012 but the most amazing part of the report is the price of these tablets. One of these will cost $199 and the other will be priced at $99 only; that’s half as the current Nexus 7.
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Our guess is that it might be the Nexus 7 3G that was rumoured back in September and $99 price will be on contract. Again, this is just a supply chain rumor and you should take it with a grain of salt.
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Asustek has denied the reports.

Source: ChipLoco and DigiTimes
post #2 of 9
That would be really cool.

All I want a nexus 7 for is reading and I don't need a quad core for that.
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That would be really cool.
All I want a nexus 7 for is reading and I don't need a quad core for that.
Why dont you get Kindle for that?
post #4 of 9
On-contract pricing...scoff...
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Y I bought my nexus in august and they might be replacing the model on October? With if anything I can see the $99 rumor being true
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Y I bought my nexus in august and they might be replacing the model on October? With if anything I can see the $99 rumor being true

October isnt confirmed. They'll prolly launch it around Apple's iPad mini launch.
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If it's on-contract then it's hardly $99. tongue.gif
     
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TN Panel on a tablet...? I can get it for a PC (I actually have a TN panel) since they have faster refresh rates but that's not needed on a tablet. It's especially true with a tablet since it's all about the screen.
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i just want a nexus 10"
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