Hands-on with the new high resolution Nexus 7 (Gallery) Summary: Google's Nexus 7 was made available early and many of us were able to pick one up at Best Buy, Staples, and other local retailers. The Nexus 7 is a major improvement over the 2012 model. By Matthew Miller for The Mobile Gadgeteer | July 29, 2013 -- 13:00 GMT (06:00 PDT) Follow @palmsolo Previous | Next Image 11 of 21 Home screen in landscape orientation Quick controls on the Nexus 7 Google Play Games service Topics: Mobility, Android, Google, Reviews, Tablets Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.