The HTC Android-tablet model codenamed Volantis (Flounder) receive commercial name Nexus 9 and will be equipped with 8.9-inch display with a resolution of 2048 x 1440 pixels.
According to unconfirmed reports, the iPad mini competitor is based on 64-bit Nvidia Tegra K1 processor and comes with 2 GB of RAM, cameras with a resolution of 8 megapixels and 3, as well as 16 GB or 32 GB of internal memory. HTC Nexus has 9 dimensions 226,3 x 151,9 x 7,9 mm and weighs 418 (Wi-Fi) or 427 (4G LTE) grams. The plate is made in a metal case and is equipped with stereo speakers.
The price of the new Nexus is $399 for the version with 16 GB of internal memory and $499 for the 32-GB modification. LTE-cost modification is likely to be around $600, which would put it on par with the iPad mini retina display.
According to media reports, the release of new items with a “clean» Android will be held in the IV quarter of 2014 simultaneously with the announcement platform Android Lollipop.