Update 2: Google today started selling the Nexus 7 tablet in India via Google Play for INR 15,999.
Update: Turns out, the Nexus 7 hasn’t been released in the country. Looks like someone from Asus India was quite eager to announce the launch. Anyways Asus has said that they will launch Nexus 7 in the comings months.
After a long wait, the Nexus 7 tablet is finally being launched in India. Asus has confirmed that the Nexus 7 will be available starting tomorrow in major retail stores for INR 19,999.
We have also found the tablet listed on Croma Retail website, which is selling it for INR 19,981, just a few bucks less than the MRP.
Google Nexus 7, which has been manufactured by Asus, features a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, 7-inch IPS HD display, 1GB RAM, 1.2MP front camera, 16GB internal storage and Android 4.1.
It also comes with 4325 mAh battery, and the usual connectivity options.
The tablet on sale in the country seems to be Wi-Fi only version and there is no word whether we will see the launch of 3G version in India, which will go on sale in US and select other countries starting November 13.
Originally announced at Google I/O 2012 earlier this year, Nexus 7 has got rave reviews and has been dubbed as one of the best Android tablet out there in the market. The tablet was initially launched in 8GB and 16GB internal memory variants, but Google recently introduced a new 32GB variant and removed the 8GB from sale.