Nexus tablet 9 designed by Google and HTC is officially unveiled in the new Nexus range, first to take advantage of the new Android 5.0 Lollipop.
Leaks on the tablet Nexus 9 were numerous and its features were largely guessed ahead of the time. However, its formalization allows to finally fix the various points of an electronic product that puts HTC in the hot category of touch pads.
Nexus 9 presents itself as a tablet with a 8.9 inch display on IPS in resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels and 4: 3 ratio rather than 16:9. It is powered by a processor of Tegra K1 dual core 64-bit clocked at 2.3 GHz and provided by Nvidia, with 2GB of RAM.
Also as expected, finishing uses metal brackets but the hull itself is plastic, with a soft grip at back for a good grip. It includes a rear 8 megapixel digital camera with LED flash and a 1.6 megapixel digital camera in the front.
Nexus 9 tablet embeds a 6700 mAh battery and promises up to 9.5 hours of operation in its various modes (navigation internet WiFi, 4G, etc). The tablet offers WiFi 802.11ac wireless connectivity, Bluetooth 4.1 and NFC. On board, the new Android 5.0 Lollipop comes pre-installed.
It may be accompanied by accessory type of dock/keyboard with magnetic fasteners and stand with two working positions. Nexus 9 tablet will be offered with storage capacities of 16 or 32 GB WiFi version, and a 32 GB Wi-Fi/LTE version.
US prices suggests a tariff of €399, €489 and €569 for the 4G model (confirmed by HTC). As expected again, pre-orders start on October 17 and availability is set to November 3.