Again We are back with another Disadvantage, here I am reviewing the Google Nexus 7. I will provide the main disadvantages of Google Nexus 7. Also I will tell you why you should not buy Google Nexus 7. Yes of course Google Nexus 7 has numerous advantages, but it is very important to look at the Drawbacks too


Google Nexus 7


Price in USA : $229 with 16 gigabytes of storage, $269 for 32 GB. Add $80 for 32 GB model with 4G LTE cellular capability.

Price in India :15999 Rs

Disadvantages of Google Nexus 7

Disadvantage #1. No Micro SD Slot

Yes you heard it right, Google Nexus 7 doesn’t have the Micro SD slot. You need to survive on the Inbuilt memory, Once your memory get exhaust better delete some data from the Tablet. This is the biggest disadvantage of Google Nexus 7. Nexus Users always complain about this, I hope Google will take care of this in the next update.

Disadvantage #2. No landscape home screen access.

Whether you browse your Google Nexus lying down, sitting or standing, you don’t have the Landscape Home screen access. This is leads the major problem for people who love to browse while lying down. Specially lazy youngsters. But if you are considering to use your Google nexus only in office or for any urgent work, this is best for you

Disadvantage #3. Missing camera app

Seriously this is insane. Google Nexus 7 doesn’t have the camera app. Many users has faced this problem after the update. Hope fully some one has recovered this issue.

Disadvantage #4. 8GB model has just 5.62GB of use-accessible space

Yet another Disadvantage of Google Nexus 7, If you are considering to buy the 8GB model, remember you have only 5.62GB accessible space. You have to delete and delete to keep it running

Update: Can’t find an Adobe Flash plugin for the latest Jelly Bean 4.2 yet, but hey, it just came out two days ago.


  • No microSD card slot or rear camera.
  • No landscape home screen access.
  • Missing camera app.
  • Limited storage.
  • 8GB model has just 5.62GB of use-accessible space.
  • Android still doesn’t have enough tablet-optimized apps.
  • Google Play media store doesn’t quite work.
  • No HDMI or MHL to connect the tablet to HDTVs.

Specifications of Google Nexus 7


  • Type 7.0 in IPS TFT active matrix – LED backlight
  • Display Resolution 1280 x 800 ( 216 ppi )
  • Features Scratch-resistant surface,
    Corning Gorilla glass


  • Operating System Android 4.1 Jelly Bean


  • Processor NVidia Tegra 3
  • Number of Cores Quad-Core


  • Flash Memory 8.0 GB
  • RAM 1.0 GB


  • Wireless Connectivity NFC,


  • Front-facing Camera 1.2 Megapixel


  • GPS Navigation GPS receiver


  • Audio Microphone , Speaker

Expansion and Connectivity

  • Interfaces 1.0 x Micro-USB


  • Capacity 4325.0 mAh
  • Run Time 10.0 hour(s)


  • Sensors Accelerometer,
    Gyro sensor
  • Features Front camera,

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width 7.8 in
  • Depth 10.45 mm
  • Height 4.7 in
  • Weight 0.7 lbs

So there were the Disadvantages of Google Nexus 7, I hope this will give you better idea before you buy Google Nexus 7.

One Comment