ASUS Malaysia announces the arrival of Google Nexus 7 in Malaysia at a media launch today. The world’s first 7-inch quad-core tablet makes its debut here in Malaysia months after it was announced at the Google I/O 2012 conference in San Francisco back in June.
The much awaited Nexus 7 boasts a NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor, which delivers a powerful and breezy experience, together with a 12-core GeForce GPU for maximum performance and efficiency.It has a stunning 1280×800 high-performance display , which brings apps, games, books and movies to life. Nexus 7 is also powered by the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the last version of the world’s most popular mobile platform to date.
Nexus 7 comes will all the top Google Apps – such as Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube – putting the best in consumers’ hands. However, consumers who are expecting to read some e-books will have to seek 3rd party apps for now.
The 16GB model will be available in Malaysia and there is no plan from ASUS Malaysia to bring in the 8GB model as for now. For users who seek additional protection, Nexus 7 has an optional protective smart cover which won’t be available in Malaysia market as well.
The 16GB Google Nexus 7 will be selling at the price of RM999 in Malaysia and will be available in all major reseller outlets all over Malaysia from today onwards.