Google’s 16GB Nexus 7 tablet disappeared from Google Play store recently due to overwhelming demand. But people interested to buy the device can sign up for e-mail alerts to receive notification when the tablet is back in Google Play for sale.
Google has not revealed the reason why the device disappeared from Google Play, but unknown sources “close to Google” told the Guardian that “seriously underestimated” demand led the search giant to this problem. Google have been dealing with limited supply problems of Nexus 7 for some time but now the device has just disappeared.
On the other hand, Amazon is preparing itself to compete with Google with a new series of Kindle tablets. They are working on 6 new Kindle tablets and one of them is expected to be 10-inch. Demos Parneros, the head of US retail for Staples shared this news. There are also rumors about Amazon planning to release its own smartphone.