O2 has announced that it will be offering the 4G LTE version of the Google Nexus 7 2 from September 13.
Available to pre-order now, the 4G Nexus 7 2 will go on sale from September 13 at O2 stores and online.
The 4G Nexus 7 2 is priced at £319.99, and is available to pre-order now on a 4G Pay As You Go tariff, which comes pre-bundled with 2GB of data to get the ball rolling. Anyone pre-ordering the tablet with also get a premium case to go with it.
“O2 will be the only place to sell the 4G-Ready Nexus 7 at launch,” said an O2 spokesperson, hinting at an initial exclusivity deal.
Revealed the same day as O2 launched its 4G network in the UK for London, Leeds and Bradford, the bubbly network provider will be able to boast stock of the 4G Nexus 7 2 over 4G network rivals EE and Vodafone.
However, it may well be that consumers will be able to buy the 4G LTE Nexus 7 2 directly from the Google Play store, but for now that information is unknown.
O2 are also selling the 32GB Wi-Fi only Nexus 7 2013 priced at £249.99.
Nexus 7 2 Features
Providing a specs bump over the original Nexus 7, the new model has a 1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor with 2GB of RAM. This new processor is 80 per cent faster than the original 7-inch Google slate.
There’s the option of 16GB or 32GB of internal storage and the usual Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC and 4G connectivity options.
A new feature of the Nexus 7 2 is a 5-megapixel rear camera, coupled with the same 1.2-megapixel front-facing snapper.
Despite a new Full 1920 x 1200p HD display with a 323ppi image density, the Nexus 7 2 still manages to eke out a healthy 8 hour long battery life.
Next, read our Google Nexus 7 2 vs Nexus 7 comparison.
Via: Android Central