Google Nexus 8/9 is confirmed will be manufactured by HTC. HTC tablet is leaked by various code names including Volantis and Flounder. But final name of this devices will be Nexus 8/9. Today what we have got is quite interesting because HTC Nexus 8/9 just passed Wi-Fi certification and device is featuring latest Android L as its OS.
Wi-Fi certification shows that device was filed in Tablet section with Wi-Fi and other option. This clearly indicates that device will be available in both variants i.e. only Wi-Fi model and second variant will be having both Wi-Fi and LTE connectivity option. HTC heavily rumored Nexus 8/9 passed Wi-Fi certification on Aug 15th. Now let's have a look on Specs sheet of Nexus 8/9.
HTC tablet device rumored to be Nexus 8/9 is expected will be having a screen display of 8.9 inches with a screen resolution of 2048 x 1440 pixels with a ppi of 281. Device will be powered by Tegra K1 64 bit processor with 2 GB of RAM under the hood. Google will be releasing device in two native storage option, One will be of 16 GB with a price tag of $399 while second variant will be of 32 GB with a price tag of $499.
When HTC is manufacturer and your device don't have front facing Boom Sound Speakers it's not possible. Nexus 8/9 is expected will be having typical HTC design front facing speakers. HTC is known for its high build quality and using metal design, Nexus 8/9 is expected will be having Aluminum design construction. Though release date of device is still in dark, but one thing is sure with each passing day we are getting closer to launch date of HTC Nexus 8/9 slate.