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Hello I live in Beirut, Lebanon and I am planning on buying

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I live in Beirut, Lebanon and I am planning on buying a Nexus 10 from the US. I have 2 question for you please:
1. I understand it does not have 3G. I use a 3G USB dongle on my HP laptop here when there is no WIFI can I use it on the Nexus 10 too?
2. Will the Nexus 10 have 3G anytime soon?
Please advise
Hi and Welcome. My Name is XXXXX XXXXX I look forward to assisting you today with your question.

1) Yes, you can share your PC's internet to any WiFi device by creating a Ad-Hoc Network. For that, you can use this application :

Refer this article :

2) Sorry I'm not sure about thar as there is no news about it yet. There is no 3G supported hardware on Nexus 10 yet. So you will have to buy a new Nexus 10 with 3G if they release in the future.

However, you can also buy WiFi Hotspot devices which will convert any network (SIM) to Wireless/WiFi Hotspots with PC. That device is called MiFi.

And If you want 3G too, then you should take a look at Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 or Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. But is not Android 4.2, it is 4.1

If you have any questions or would like any additional information, please don't hesitate to ask.

Best Regards,
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Pateel, here is the comparison between Nexus 10, Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and Galaxy Note 10.1 :,Samsung-GALAXY-Note-10.1,Samsung-Galaxy-Tab-2-10.1/phones/7551,6935,7535

Nexus 10 got high resolution and better screen than Samsung devices. Nexus 10 have almost 300ppi and Samsung got only 149ppi

I'd recommend to get Nexus 10 and a MiFi (or Mobile Hotspot) device. Just check out eBay for unlocked MiFi devices.

Best Regards,
Hi Pateel,
It's me Ashik again. It has been a few days, so I am just checking in with you to see if you still need help, and if not to say Thanks for using JustAnswer.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Hi Ashik,


You were a great help, thx. I just ordered the Sony Experia Z tablet last night thanks to you. It's strange, but all the research I had done on Google about tablets with 10 inch screens and Android OS jelly bean did not result in the Sony Tablet.

Anyway, you will definitely hear from me once I get it:)


Hi Pateel, Xperia Tablet Z comes with 4.1.2 Jellybean. But I heard that Sony is going to release the 4.3 Jellybean update for all Xperia devices soon.

Best Regards,

Customer: replied 3 years ago.

yah, I heard that too. I can update the one I bought I assume, correct?


Yes, that is correct since Xperia Z Tablet is the Sony's latest tablet and the hardware of Xperia Tablet Z does support Jellybean 4.3

Best Regards,
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


I assume the sony xperia z tablet does not have a sim card slot. So can it make and receive calls via bluetooth headset?


Hi Patteel, there is an LTE version of Xperia Z Tablet and that one have the SIM slot I believe. The WiFi version doesn't have the SIM slot.

I think there is no phone call feature on the Xperia tablet Z. It doesn't have GSM voice facility

Best Regards,
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thx Ashik. Actually I did order the G4 LTE version. I was wondering if I can make phone call too with it.


Hi Pateel, Sorry for the delay. The 4G version should have the SIM slot. I don't think you can make phone calls with it. But you can install Skype on it, buy some skype credits and make phone calls through skype. That will work.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Great answer :) thx Ashik

You're most welcome Pateel :)

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