This question already has an answer here:

I was given an Asus Nexus 7. How can I tell if it is the 1st or the 2nd gen?

marked as duplicate by bmdixon, Andrew T., eldarerathis Jul 6 '15 at 13:52

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

migrated from superuser.com Jul 6 '15 at 8:45

This question came from our site for computer enthusiasts and power users.


The easiest way to tell is by checking the front and rear camera.

The first gen has front camera only and there is no rear camera. The second generation has both front and rear camera.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.