Substantial and Modish Slate
Design and platform
The Google Nexus 8 is designed with an 8.9-inch 1,200 x 1,920 pixel IPS LCD display. It operates on Android v4.5 OS which is to named as either Lollipop or Lemon Meringue pie OS. The operating system is the most advanced version of the Android, and is expected to perform faster than its predecessors.
Processor and memory
The slate is equipped with a quad-core Snapdragon processor clocked at 2.3GHz and a PowerVR G6430 graphics processor, accompanied with 2GB of RAM. Based on the inbuilt storage, the Nexus 8 will arrive in three variants - 16GB, 32GB and 64GB.
Camera and other options
The Google Nexus 8 sports a 3MP rear camera with flash, digital zoom, geo tagging and many more features, and a 2MP front-facing camera. It is accommodated with Bluetooth, USB port and many more connectivity and networking options. The battery takes care of the long usage of the device.
The Google Nexus 8 is one of the much awaited slate which is likely to give a stiff competition to the new generation iPad because of it's alluring design, power-packed configuration and efficient design.
Disclaimer: Based on rumoured unofficial specifications, subject to change.