While the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 are just about getting ready for launch – or were just launched in certain markets – some lucky folks got to play with Google’s new smartphone and tablet for a few days now. And it looks like those units were not running the final Android 4.2 Jelly Bean version Google had in mind for them.
It’s already November 13 in some parts of the world which means lucky Android buyers are already able to order their new Nexus devices. That’s the case for Australian Android fans, who can purhcase the new Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 from Google Play right now.
Google built the Nexus line of devices to simplify our lives and, to please the hacking community, they made rooting/unlocking procedures quite simple—this goes for the Nexus 10 as well.
Google’s new Nexus products are almost ready to be launched, as we’re just a day away from November 13, the official release date for the Nexus 4 smartphone and the Nexus 10 tablet. And just in case you forgot, there are also new Nexus 7 flavors to go around also.
Waiting for Google’s Nexus 4 or Nexus 10 to be available in the Play Store to book your orders in advanced? Well, you may have to wait till November 13, when Google starts shipping both devices. However, there will be no pre-orders available to buyers this time, according to a Google PR person confirmed that spoke to Android Police.
Last week, Google unveiled a variety of new Nexus-branded products, such as the Nexus 4 smartphone, the Nexus 10 tablet and the new 32GB Nexus 7 models, but they were not launched immediately after the announcement.
Microsoft is only just getting into the 10″ tablet market with its Windows RT powered Surface tablet. Meanwhile, Google has hit back with an updated Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10. Join us as we pit the Nexus 10 against the Microsoft Surface and guide you through deciding which the right device is for you.
When the first rumors broke out that Google would introduce a 32GB Nexus 7 model, many people assumed that Google would be keeping the 8GB an 16GB models in place, with the former to be sold at just $99.
Answering to various questions related to Google’s recent new product announcements, John Lagerling, Google’s director of business development for Android, revealed during an interview with The New York Times details about potential Motorola Nexus plans. Just don’t get too excited!
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