Google Nexus 9 release date, price and specs: Processor details leaked

August 27, 2014

HTC is rumoured to be making a new Nexus 9 tablet, codenamed 'Volantis' which could be the last Nexus tablet from


We've got plenty of rumours surrounding the Nexus 6Nexus 8 and a new Nexus 10 but a new tablet is on the cards. According to Android Police, HTC is working on a Nexus 9 device which could be the last Nexus tablet from Google.


Google was expected to launch a new product at Google I/O, but this Nexus 9 was a no-show. Perhaps the Nexus 9 will be the vehicle on which Google launches Android L later this year. For now, though, it's rumoured that its absence is a sign of things to come: the Nexus 9 could be the last Nexus tabletbecause Google is supposedly going to launch Android Silver.

Google Nexus 9: release Date, Price and Specs; 

The Nexus 9, known as Volantis, will feature an 8.9in display with a 2048 x 1440 resolution (that's 281ppi). It will be powered by an nVidia Logan Tegra K1 64-bit processor along with 2GB of RAM. Storage will be either 16- or 32GB and like other Nexus devices, there's no word on a microSD card slot.

TK Tech News has leaked the following CPU-Z information for the Nexus 9.

Cameras are reported to be 8Mp at the rear with optical image stabilisation (OIS) and 3Mp at the front. Remains specs are design related and show that the Nexus 9 is thinner than the Nexus 7 at 7.87mm and will weigh 418g. It will use a 'zero-gap' aluminium construction and have front facing stereo speakers. You can see the sites own render based on the source information.

In terms of price, the Nexus 9 is expected to fetch $399 for the cheapest model. The 32GB edition will be $499 and LTE connectivity is a possibility, too.

Although we could hear something on the subject this week, Android Police pegs the Nexus 9 for a Q4 2014 release. It also says that it will be the launch device for Android L (aka Lollipop).

 Now you know that here at Padholdr we already got what you need when you pick this beast of a tablet up. We can mount this any were for you to view all the information at your fingertips. when you mount this in your vehicle, or on the table, or even the office desk so your new toy will never be out of your sight.

 A big thanks to TechAdvisor for the article.

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