The Google tablet also has a more powerful, quad-core processor from Nvidia (NVDA), twice the internal memory and better battery. At four-tenths of an inch thick and 12 ounces, it’s also thinner and 18 percent lighter. Go down the list of standard tablet features, and the Nexus 7 wins every one. Camera? None for the Kindle; the Nexus has a front-facing camera and microphone for video calls. Bluetooth? The Kindle doesn’t have it; the Nexus 7 does. GPS? Yes on the Nexus, along with a newly-enhanced Google app that lets you save maps for use even when you’re offline. The Kindle has nothing like it. The Kindle has the Nexus beat in one significant area: the depth and breadth of the online stores that are designed to keep them stuffed with content. The Kindle is deeply integrated with Amazon (AMZN)’s shops for e-books, music, movies and videos, which are all far richer than the sparsely stocked Google Play store. Google (GOOG)’s new Nexus 7 is aimed directly at the Kindle Fire, the seven-inch color tablet that was the runaway hit of the last holiday season. The Nexus 7 obliterates every reason for buying the current Kindle, and sets a high bar for whatever Amazon comes up with to replace it. The Nexus 7 is Google’s first foray into selling a tablet under its own brand. It’s currently available for pre-order from Google Play, the company’s online store, with customer deliveries expected to begin next week. It costs 9 for a model with eight gigabytes of storage, same as the …
www.autotv.com.my retests Ovi Maps 3.0 but this time with both the N8 and X6 simultaneosly. Will the new N8 beat the tried and tested X6? Watch on.
comparison of app (wisepilot navigation) on blackberry curve and i-phone4. Clearly the i-phone is of higher quality due to the curve being an older model (yet still a very capable handset)