Google is expected to develop a tablet device that will serve to be the equivalent of the Google Nexus in the tablet segment, and the latest rumors indicate the tablet might be ready for a market debut in May. This is according to Digitimes, who has cited industry sources.
The Taiwan based company Asus is likely to be the manufacturing partner, and Asus is keen to manufacture the 7 inch tablet to gain experience with Google software. The tablet will likely be positioned as a competitor against the Amazon Kindle Fire, with a price tag of around $199 to $249.
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