Google’s first ever tablet, Nexus, is widely expected to be unveiled during the Google I/O developer event scheduled to be held from June 27 to 29 at Moscone Center, San Francisco, USA.
According to sources, manufactured by Quanta Computer, the tablet is believed to be priced at $199. The 7-inch Nexus tablet PC is said to have started shipping in June itself and is estimated to be available in the retail channel in July. The total shipments of the device is expected to reach at least three million units in the second half of the year.
It is further reported that Google is expected to unveil the details during the conference, and Asustek Chairman Jonney Shih will also attend the event to jointly unveil the tablet PC with Google.
The device is believed to feature a 7-inch screen size, and support a Wi-Fi connection. It will feature a rear camera, but will come equipped with a front-side webcam for video conference. It will also come preloaded with Google’s Chrome browser.