Asus FonePad vs Google Nexus 7 Tablet Comparison

Asus has unveiled a war on Google Nexus 7 tablet PC by announcing superior FonePad tablet. Everyone know that Google Nexus 7 is with large brand presence and its most sold but techies always get the best of available tablets. Asus FonePad is introduced in India now at same pricing of of Google Nexus 7 at Rs 15,999. Asus FonePad and Google Nexus 7 goes neck to neck when compared, here we have done it.


Asus FonePad vs Google Nexus 7 Comparison

Here in this article we have compared Asus FonePad and Google Nexus 7 tablet keeping in mind their specifications and features.

Asus FonePad vs Nexus 7
Quick Jump: Display | Processor | Hardware | Battery Life | Software | Camera | | Storage Comparison | Conclusion

Display Comparison

Both tablet have same display screen as they are manufactured by Acer Technologies. The 7-inch display included in both the tablets mentioned here provides 800 x 1280 pixels resolution with pixel density standing at 216 PPI pixel density.

Processor Comparison

Asus FonePad is powered with 1.2 Ghz Intel Atom Z2420 processor where as Google Nexus is powered with 1.2 Ghz quad core ARM Cortex A9 NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor. Both of them includes 1 GB RAM.

Software Comparison

Both of them are powered with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean version of Google’s mobile operating system and includes access to Google Play Store access. Both will be updated to Android 4.2 and then Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie.

Camera Comparison

There is major difference here as Asus FonePad bring 3 mega pixel rear side camera where as no primary camera is spotted on Nexus 7. Both of them sports 1.2 mega pixel front facing camera.

Storage Capacity Comparison

Asus FonePad includes 8/16 GB internal memory along with a micro SD card slot but Google Nexus 7 comes in 16/32 GB storage capacity although it has no memory card slot for further storage.

Battery Life Comparison

There is minor difference in battery specifications as Asus FonePad has 4270 mAh battery where as Nexus 7 is with 4325 mAh battery. However there might be a minor difference in battery life provided by both these tablet.

The Biggest Difference

Asus has manufactured both these tablets but later one from them, includes the phone calling capabilities which is not included in Nexus 7. This 3G SIM card slot can be used for data connection as well as normal phone functions like SMS, MMS and phone calling.


Asus FonePad

Google Nexus 7

Display Screen7″ capacitive touchscreen display7″ capacitive touchscreen display
Resolution800 x 1280 pixels800 x 1280 pixels
Pixel Density216 PPI216 PPI
Processor1.2 Ghz Intel Atom Z24201.2 Ghz quad core ARM Cortex A9 NVIDIA Tegra 3
GPUPowerVR SGX 540ULP GeForce 416MHz
SIM Card SlotYes, 3GNo
Operating SystemAndroid 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS
Camera3 mega pixel rear sideNo Primary Camera
Front Camera1.2 MP front facing cam1.2 MP front facing cam
Battery4270 mAh Li-ion4325 mAh Li-ion
Internal Memory8/16 GB16/32 Gb
Micro SD card SupportYes,  Up to 32 GbNo Card slot
PriceRs 15,999Rs 15,999


After going through each and every specs comparison, we find that Asus has designed FonePad in with features beating is owned design Google Nexus 7. Both these wonderful tablets are available at same price worldwide and we think that Asus FonePad gets higher hand in our sense since its loads primary camera, micro SD card support and important of all, it has SIM Card slot providing 3G connectivity for mobile data use and telephone support.