Google Nexus Player announced

Google Nexus Player announced

Along with the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 announced yesterday, Google also told us about a brand new device called the Nexus Player.

The Nexus Player is an Android TV device that has a 1.8GHz quad-core Intel Atom processor at its heart, has onboard wi-fi and connects to your tv via HDMI,  It has full Google Cast technologies (thus doing away for need for a Chromecast)

The full specs are as follows:

  • PowerVR Series 6 GPU,
  • 1GB RAM,
  • 8GB storage,
  • Bluetooth 4.0,
  • Wi-Fi a/b/g/n,
  • microUSB port
  • HDMI 1080p out (confirmed).

Also included is a bluetooth remote with microphone for voice searching whilst an optional extra is a gamepad which we have no extra information for.

Google Nexus Player announced Google Nexus Player announced

Pre orders start in the US on 17th October with availability set for 3rd November.  US retail price is $99 but as ever there is no word yet as to worldwide or UK availability or pricing.



Google Nexus Player announced

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