New Nexus 7 VS iPad mini

Yesterday, Google officially launched its new Nexus 7 and a minor update to its Android OS i.e 4.3. Nexus will actually gonna compete with the mini edition of iPad with identical display size. We compare them here. Google again entered in market with it updated version of Google Nexus which got success in its previous version also. Though there are many android tablets in the market but Google is in competition with ipad mini. So to make it bit easier for you we come up with the comparison.

New Nexus 7 vs iPad mini

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Google again entered in market with it updated version of Google Nexus which got success in its previous version also. Though there are many android tablets in the market but Google is in competition with ipad mini. So to make it bit easier for you we come up with the comparison.

 

Screen:

Google nexus has 1920×1080 pixel resolution with 7 inch display in 16:9 while if we talk about ipad mini it has 1024×768 pixel resolution with 7.9 inch display in 4:3. The Nexus 7 also beats out its low-priced competitors like the Nook HD and the Kindle Fire HD. Both of those tablets have higher resolution displays than the iPad mini, but they can’t match the Nexus’ ability for 1080p playback.

 

Processor:

Nexus7 has 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor and with Android 4.3 OS a new version of android while iPad mini comes with Dual Core A5 processor and iOS 6.As per Cnet, The iPad Mini currently runs iOS 6 but will get iOS 7 capability this fall, and it runs the exact same apps and features as the larger Retina iPad, minus the Retina Display.
In terms of gaming graphics, the Nexus 7 could have a big edge, thanks to being OpenGL ES 3.0 capable, which adds a lot of extra graphics effects to games.

 

Storage:

New Nexus7 comes up 2 GB RAM with 16 GB and 32 GB of internal storage which is far better than iPad Mini which gives only 512 MB RAM and 16 GB internal storage, though both don’t have expandable memory or card slot.

 

Camera:

The Nexus comes with 5MP rear camera and 2.1MP front camera while iPad Mini has 5MP rear camera and 1.2 MP front camera.

 

Connectivity:

Ipad Mini provides Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n, 4G LTE while Nexus7 provides Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, 4G LTE, NFC. Both provides Bluetooth 4.0.

 

Battery life:

Google Nexus 7 has Up to 9 hours of HD video playback, 10 hours of web browsing or e-reading

Apple iPad mini has Up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network; up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi‑Fi, watching video, or listening to music.

 

Price:

In terms of price also Nexus has captured it all, providing more in comparatively less price. iPad mini price is$ 330 while Nexus comes in $230+.

 

To conclude:

Nexus provides better features in term of display and processor ,it is also less expensive than ipad Mini.
Though this time Apple lags behind( as we haven’t seen any iPad Mini update this year) but we are waiting for its new ipad.