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HTC Google Nexus 9

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1868 reviews of HTC Google Nexus 9. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People really like the portability and price. The usability and screen also get good feedback. Many are less positive about the storage. There are mixed opinions on the GPS navigation and touch screen.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the HTC Google Nexus 9 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HTC Google Nexus 9

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 167 user reviews of HTC Google Nexus 9 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk.

87% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jun, 2020

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Amazon.com review summary for HTC Google Nexus 9

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 582 user reviews of HTC Google Nexus 9 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com.

80% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jun, 2020

Expert review by (engadget.com)

Android 9 Pie review: Google gets more thoughtful

 

Android 9 Pie is a massive, AI-infused software update, and it's generally a pleasure to use. The handful of features made possible by machine learning are helpful additions, but there's much more to Pie than that. Google has done a lot nipping and...

Helpful AI features ; Generally easier to use ; Improved Do Not Disturb and notification controls ; Lots of valuable small changes

Gesture navigation can be inelegant ; Wellbeing tools not available yet ; Some finer controls have been removed

Chris is Engadget's senior mobile editor and moonlights as a professional moment ruiner. His early years were spent taking apart Sega consoles and writing awful fan fiction. That passion for electronics and words would eventually lead him to covering...

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : Chris Velazco (engadget.com)

Google Nexus 9 review: The first taste of Lollipop is a sweet one

 

It's been nearly five years since Google released its very first Nexus device, and by now we all basically get what the Nexus name stands for. It's all a

Android 5.0 Lollipop runs like a dream ; Material Design face-lift is warm, welcoming ; K1 chipset is plenty powerful, despite benchmark oddities

Screen is solid, not jaw-dropping ; BoomSound speakers not as good as M8's ; No expandable memory

The Nexus 9 is the first tablet to run Google's Android 5.0 Lollipop, and it shines because of it. Its design might not be worth writing home about and the speakers up front leave a bit to be desired, but the combination of Lollipop and NVIDIA's...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : GSMArena team (gsmarena.com)

HTC Nexus 9 hands-on: First look

 

The Nexus 9 by HTC was a hotly anticipated device on several fronts - it's the first tablet with Android 5.0 Lollipop, it brings HTC back into the tablet game, it's the first big Nexus tablet in two years and it's the first Nexus tablet that goes after...

Oct, 2014

Expert review by : Xiomara Blanco (cnet.com)

Google Nexus 9 tablet

 

Google has partnered with HTC to serve up its greatest pure Android tablet yet.

The Google Nexus 9 is the first tablet to run Android Lollipop 5.0, which should receive timely updates. It performs steadily with many apps open, and switching between them is fluid. Its streamlined construction has a deluxe, comfortable feel.

Not all apps work smoothly with Android 5.0 yet. Firm contact is necessary for efficient touchscreen response and it's slow to charge. The largest capacity model offered is 32GB and there's no microSD card slot.

The Google Nexus 9's premium build, speedy performance and consistent updates render it one of the best high-end Android tablets.

May, 2016

Expert review by : Brent Rose (wired.com)

Review: Google Nexus 9 Tablet (by HTC)

 

When Google's Nexus 9 tablet first came out three months ago, we looked at it in direct comparison with Apple's iPad (which was the better choice). This time, we look at the tablet on its own, and along side HTC's companion folio keyboard.

Jan, 2015

Expert review by : Xiomara Blanco (cnet.com)

Google Nexus 9 review

 

The Google Nexus 9 succeeds in checking the necessary boxes to be one of the best tablets of 2014. An HD display? Check. A premium build? Check. Trailblazing performance and the latest, purest version of Android. Check and check.

The Google Nexus 9 is the first tablet to run Android Lollipop 5.0, which should receive timely updates. It performs steadily with many apps open, and switching between them is fluid. Its streamlined construction has a deluxe, comfortable feel.

Not all apps work smoothly with Android 5.0 yet. Firm contact is necessary for efficient touchscreen response and it's slow to charge. The largest capacity model offered is 32GB and there's no microSD card slot.

The Google Nexus 9's premium build, speedy performance and consistent updates render it one of the best high-end Android tablets.

Nov, 2014

Expert review by (cnet.com)

Google Nexus 9 ( 32gb, black, LTE)

 

The Google Nexus 9 succeeds in checking the necessary boxes to be one of the best tablets of 2014. An HD display? Check. A premium build? Check. Trailblazing performance and the latest, purest version of Android . Check and check.

The Google Nexus 9 is the first tablet to run Android Lollipop 5.0, which should receive timely updates. It performs steadily with many apps open, and switching between them is fluid. Its streamlined construction has a deluxe, comfortable feel.

Not all apps work smoothly with Android 5.0 yet. Firm contact is necessary for efficient touchscreen response and it's slow to charge. The largest capacity model offered is 32GB and there's no microSD card slot.

The Google Nexus 9's premium build, speedy performance and consistent updates render it one of the best high-end Android tablets.

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : Dan Seifert (theverge.com)

Nexus 9 review

 

For years, Apple's iPad has set the bar for tablets. If you are making a tablet, the iPad is what you'll be judged against and ultimately compete with. In light of this, Google has traditionally...

High-resolution, 4:3 display ; Good battery life ; Great speakers

Build quality issues ; Sluggish performance ; Lack of tablet-optimized apps

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : Sascha Segan (pcmag.com)

Google Nexus 9

 

The Nexus 9 is a well-built Android tablet with a powerful processor, and it'll always be the first to get the latest Google OS updates.

Super-fast processor. First tablet with Android Lollipop, which has lots of new features.

Poor camera. Some apps need to be updated. Android is still a bit behind Windows on productivity apps and iOS on high-profile games and apps.

I loaded a bunch of games from Nvidia's Tegra Zone store onto the Nexus 9 and they all played smoothly. Remember that we're getting the same frame rates as the Shield Tablet, at double the resolution. The only down side is that the Nexus 9 doesn't hook...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : Joshua Ho, Ryan Smith (anandtech.com)

The Google Nexus 9 Review

 

For the past few years, we've seen Google place significant emphasis on price as a way of competing with other tablets on the market. The original Nexus 7 managed to deliver a good tablet experience without the conventional 500 USD price for a tablet....

With all of this in mind, it’s hard to give a resounding recommendation of the Nexus 9. The Nexus 9 is a step towards a high-end Android tablet, but not the leap that Google was hoping for. If you want an Android tablet near the size of the Nexus 9, I...

Feb, 2015