Nexus 7

The Nexus 7 packs a high-performance, no-compromise set of features at attractive prices–$199 for the 8GB model and $249 for the 16GB model. The Nexus 7 will be the first device to run the latest version of the Android 4.1 OS, The new tablet, which weighs in at just 340g, has 7 inch with 1280×800 screen and comes complete with a quad core Nvidia Tegra 3 CPU, plus a 12 core GPU.

Other specs include a Micro-USB port, 1GB of RAM, a 1.2-megapixel front camera (no back camera included), a gyroscope, GPS, accelerometer, microphone, and 802.11a/b/g/n-compatible Wi-Fi.

Built by Asus, the Nexus 7 feels lighter than the Kindle Fire and the soft, textured back makes the tablet comfortable to hold. There’s also now a Siri-like voice assistant in Android 4.1. The 4325 mAh battery should provide up to 8 hours of use