Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  

    Default N7 2013 LTE -- global hardware versions, LTE compatibility

    Dear all,

    I'm new here, long time IOS user who is thinking about switching to Android for price-performance reasons.

    I will be in the US soon, but I live in Northern Europe. While I'm in the US, I was thinking about buying a Nexus 7 LTE version because it is significantly cheaper in the US compared to home.

    But ... are there different hardware editions of the N7 LTE for different world markets? Can I be sure the a US N7 LTE will work with the networks back home, and will get OTA Android updates (my carriers isn't locking anything down, it is a question about Googles hardware editions and policies)?

    And as a follow up question, which nationwide retail stores generally stock the N7 LTE in their shops?

    Thank you very much
  2. #2  
    Golfdriver97's Avatar

    Posts
    26,069 Posts
    Global Posts
    26,512 Global Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: N7 2013 LTE -- global hardware versions, LTE compatibility

    I found this...http://www.bestbuy.com/site/google-nexus-7-lte-32gb-unlocked-black/1846014.p?id=1219065990469&skuId=1846014&st=categoryid$pcmcat209000050006&cp=1&lp=4&contract_desc=

    There are also wifi devices for sale in many places.

    As for where to get the wifi ones, Best Buy like in the link above, WalMart, Target, etc.

    What could not be changed, must be endured - New Spring, by Robert Jordan

    Community Guidelines and also here, Developer Rules, and Marketplace
    Mobile Nations Sister Forums: iMore/Connectedly/Windows Central/Crackberry
    Thanked by:
  3. Thread Author  Thread Author    #3  

    Default Re: N7 2013 LTE -- global hardware versions, LTE compatibility

    @Golfdriver97 thank you very much, that's a good find, thanks!

    Anyone on the hardware versions -- are US N7 LTE's the same as EU ones, or are the differences in for example the radios used?
  4. #4  
    Golfdriver97's Avatar

    Posts
    26,069 Posts
    Global Posts
    26,512 Global Posts
    ROM
    Stock

    Default Re: N7 2013 LTE -- global hardware versions, LTE compatibility

    Quote Originally Posted by MortySE View Post
    @Golfdriver97 thank you very much, that's a good find, thanks!

    Anyone on the hardware versions -- are US N7 LTE's the same as EU ones, or are the differences in for example the radios used?
    I found the specs: Google Nexus 7 (2013) specs
    Now it depends on what your carrier uses.

    What could not be changed, must be endured - New Spring, by Robert Jordan

    Community Guidelines and also here, Developer Rules, and Marketplace
    Mobile Nations Sister Forums: iMore/Connectedly/Windows Central/Crackberry
  5. #5  

    Default Re: N7 2013 LTE -- global hardware versions, LTE compatibility

    Check amazon.de for product description & user comments

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 9
    Last Post: 10-26-2014, 10:45 AM
  2. G Pad GPe version gets 4.4.4
    By bangjr in forum LG G Pad 8.3
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 07-03-2014, 03:52 PM
  3. What is the latest software version as of 6/28/14?
    By Sammuel1973 in forum Samsung Gear 2 & Gear 2 Neo
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 06-29-2014, 06:35 AM
  4. any way to boost Verizon LTE signal where I'm at?
    By sdsubball23 in forum Samsung Galaxy S5
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-28-2014, 06:08 AM
  5. Broken screen HTC Evo 4G LTE Screen and/or digitizer?
    By AC Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-27-2014, 05:16 PM

Posting Permissions