Nexus 10 Specs

This comes up a lot from readers, so here are the specs for the Nexus 10: OS:Android (4.2.1, 4.2) Dimensions: 10.39 x 6.99 x 0.35 inches (263.9 x 177.6 x 8.9 mm) Weight: 21.27 oz Screen size: 10.05 inches Resolution: 2560 x 1600 pixels Pixel density: 300 ppi Technology: True RGB Real Stripe PLS Colors: 16 777 216 Touchscreen: Capacitive, Multi-touch Features: Light ...

Best Android Apps of 2012

Google has posted their selections for the Best Android Apps of 2012.  While not all the apps necessarily came out in 2012, to qualify they must have introduced some great, new functionality via update.  The apps selected also give an equally great experience on both handsets and tablets like the Nexus 10. Here are their ...

Flipboard Now Available for Nexus 10

  After almost seeming like a shoe-in for an introductory Nexus 100 app, Flipboard has finally become available for most, if not all, Android tablets, including the Nexus 10. Flipboard is a social magazine which brings some of your social feeds and RSS news feed into a visual template, fused as one experience.  You flip ...

Daily Play Store Surprises!

  Starting today, and lasting until the first of the year, Google is hosting a daily surprise for its US Play Store users. To take advantage of the offer, simply open the Play Store on your Nexus 10 and look at the front page.  There will be a huge banner on the top that you ...

Comprehensive Nexus 10 Guides

There are a couple of very detailed, comprehensive guides available for the Nexus 10 that will teach you tips and tricks you can’t learn from the official user manual. The first book is called: Nexus 10 Guide: Master Your Tablet in Just One Evening. With this book, Erik Marcus covers all of the information in ...

Where is the NFC Chip on the Nexus 10? 4

A lot of readers have asked me where the NFC chip is on the Nexus 10.  After several days of testing, thousands of hours in the lab, and 50 battery cycles, I have the answer: The NFC chip on the Nexus 10 is located right by the rear camera. If you’d like to utilize NFC ...

Cyanogenmod 10.1 Now Available for Nexus 10

Nightlies for the very popular Cyanogenmod are now downloadable for those with unlocked devices.  It is a basic version of Android, similar to what’s already on the Nexus 10 with tons of customizable features and under-the-hood tweaks and optimizations. These first nightlies could very well be unstable, so make sure you understand your Nexus 10 ...

Nexus Root Toolkit for Nexus 10

The Nexus Root Toolkit is probably one of the easiest ways to root your Nexus 10.  It will download all the files and drivers you need and basically walk you through each part of the process. This is by far one of the most comprehensive tools I’ve come across for rooting a device, and if ...

Nexus 10 Availability Checker

Here’s a handy little tool for checking the stock levels of Nexus 10 tablets across the globe. It’s a little slow to load, but that’s mainly because it’s probably the only tool of its type, and extremely useful.  If you’re looking to purchase your Nexus 10 directly from Google, be sure to check this site ...

Nexus 10 Teardown

Over at PowerBookMedic, they got their hands on a Nexus 10 and decided to completely disassemble it in a way similar to iFixit.  They don’t find any hidden gems inside, but it does seem pretty easy to repair.  The LCD screen and digitizer are fused together, which is usually how it goes these days in ...