50points

Google Nexus 7 (2013)

42points

Nvidia Shield Tablet

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68 facts in comparison

Google Nexus 7 (2013) vs Nvidia Shield Tablet

Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet

Why is Google Nexus 7 (2013) better than Nvidia Shield Tablet?

  • 100g lighter
    ?

    290gvs390g
  • 16GB more internal storage
    ?

    32GBvs16GB
  • 0.55mm thinner
    ?

    8.65mmvs9.2mm
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • Has NFC
    ?
  • 12mm shorter
    ?

    114mmvs126mm
  • 21mm narrower
    ?

    200mmvs221mm
  • 22.96% less body volume
    ?

    197.22cm³vs256.1832cm³

Why is Nvidia Shield Tablet better than Google Nexus 7 (2013)?

  • 46.67% faster CPU speed
    ?

    4 x 2.2GHzvs4 x 1.5GHz
  • 14.29% bigger screen size
    ?

    8"vs7"
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • Has an HDMI output
    ?
  • 4.17x more megapixels (front camera)
    ?

    5MPvs1.2MP
  • Has an OLED or AMOLED display
    ?
  • Has a built-in HDR mode
    ?

Price comparison

Nvidia Shield Tablet

Buy used:

$199.99

ProductStorePrice
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonNVIDIA SHIELD K1 8" Tablet - Black (Rene...NVIDIA SHIELD K1 8" Tablet - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$298.95
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonNVIDIA SHIELD Tablet (WiFi) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$299.00
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Tab M10 Plus, 10.3" FHD Android T...Lenovo Tab M10 Plus, 10.3" FHD Android Tablet, Octa-Core Processor, 32GB Storage, 2GB RAM, Iron Grey, ZA5T0263US
Amazon logo
$149.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonAsus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2),...Asus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2), 7 Inches (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD displa...All-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD display, 64 GB, our best 8" tablet for portable entertainment, Slate
Amazon logo
$139.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet...Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet Computer (Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8009, 2GB RAM, 16GB SSD) ZA090094US,Black
Amazon logo
$199.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonDragon Touch K10 Tablet, 10 inch Android...Dragon Touch K10 Tablet, 10 inch Android Tablet with 16 GB Quad Core Processor, 1280x800 IPS HD Display, Micro HDMI, GPS, FM, 5G WiFi, Black Metal Body
Amazon logo
$99.99

Design

1.weight

290g

390g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.thickness

8.65mm

9.2mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
3.Stylus included
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
4.height

114mm

126mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.width

200mm

221mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Display

1.resolution

1200 x 1920px

1920 x 1200px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.screen size

7"

8"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.has branded damage-resistant glass
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
4.has an IPS screen
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
5.has a touch screen
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
6.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.

Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 1.5GHz

4 x 2.2GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.RAM

2GB

2GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
3.has an external memory slot
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.internal storage

32GB

16GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
5.semiconductor size

28nm

28nm

Small semiconductors provide better performance and reduced power consumption. Chipsets with a higher number of transistors, semiconductor components of electronic devices, offer more computational power. A small form factor allows more transistors to fit on a chip, therefore increasing its performance.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

5MP

5MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.megapixels (front camera)

1.2MP

5MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
3.has a flash
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
4.has a built-in HDR mode
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
5.has a front camera
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.
6.has touch autofocus
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.Has a radio
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

Battery

1.has a battery level indicator
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has wireless charging
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
4.has a removable battery
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Features

1.has an HDMI output
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
3.Supports widgets
Google Nexus 7 (2013) (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
4.has NFC
Google Nexus 7 (2013)
Nvidia Shield Tablet
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
5.is a multi-user system
Google Nexus 7 (2013) (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
A multi-user operating system allows multiple users to access the device. Each user has a dedicated profile with apps and data available only to them.
6.The browser has word wrap
Google Nexus 7 (2013) (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
Nvidia Shield Tablet (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.

Price comparison

Nvidia Shield Tablet

Buy used:

$199.99

ProductStorePrice
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonNVIDIA SHIELD K1 8" Tablet - Black (Rene...NVIDIA SHIELD K1 8" Tablet - Black (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$298.95
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonNVIDIA SHIELD Tablet (WiFi) (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$299.00
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Tab M10 Plus, 10.3" FHD Android T...Lenovo Tab M10 Plus, 10.3" FHD Android Tablet, Octa-Core Processor, 32GB Storage, 2GB RAM, Iron Grey, ZA5T0263US
Amazon logo
$149.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonAsus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2),...Asus Google Nexus 7 16GB Tablet (Gen 2), 7 Inches (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$69.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonAll-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD displa...All-new Fire HD 8 Plus tablet, HD display, 64 GB, our best 8" tablet for portable entertainment, Slate
Amazon logo
$139.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonLenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet...Lenovo Yoga Tab 3 - HD 8" Android Tablet Computer (Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8009, 2GB RAM, 16GB SSD) ZA090094US,Black
Amazon logo
$199.99
Nvidia Shield Tablet AmazonDragon Touch K10 Tablet, 10 inch Android...Dragon Touch K10 Tablet, 10 inch Android Tablet with 16 GB Quad Core Processor, 1280x800 IPS HD Display, Micro HDMI, GPS, FM, 5G WiFi, Black Metal Body
Amazon logo
$99.99

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