Nexus 7


Reviews & hands-on

  • Tablets 4 out of 5

    Nexus 7 review (2013)

    By 1 August 2013

    People claim to buy different tablets for different purposes. Some want a brilliant display and powerful chip for gaming, while others want a smaller display and decent specs for simply reading eBooks. However, there is also that group of people who just...

  • Tablets

    Nexus 7 (2013) pictures and hands-on: Yes, the screen really is that good

    By 24 July 2013

    Google has updated the Nexus 7, acknowledging Asus as the manufacturer but taking the approach that this is very much a Google product, one of the Nexus family, a true follow-up to the most popular Android tablet to date. Pocket-lint was at the Google...

  • Tablets

    Asus Nexus 7 dock announced, £24.99, coming soon, we go hands-on

    By 7 January 2013

    Asus has announced a new docking station for the Nexus 7 tablet at CES in Las Vegas. The new dock is as simple as it sounds, and gives Nexus 7 owners a chance to prop up there 7-inch tablet in landscape mode on a desk or bedside table. Around the back...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    Android 4.1: Jelly Bean review

    By 17 July 2012

    Android 4.1, known as Jelly Bean to its friends, isn't the huge step change that its predecessor was. Where Ice Cream Sandwich ushered in button-less controls and a change in look and feel to Android, Jelly Bean is much more of an incremental update....

  • Tablets 4.5 out of 5

    Nexus 7 review

    By 11 July 2012

    We have a love-hate relationship with the Android tablet. You can see it written across the pages of Pocket-lint, through numerous reviews. Do it right and the Android tablet is a wonderful companion. Do it wrong, and it's an awkward shoehorning of the...

  • Tablets

    Hands-on: Google Nexus 7 review

    By 29 June 2012

    Google has just announced its Nexus 7 tablet and we have been among the lucky few to get a play with the latest piece of Nexus kit. The tablet was announced at Google I/O 2012 in San Francisco. Priced at just £159 for the 8GB model, or £199 for 16GB,...