Android 4.3 update for Xolo Tegra Note brings DirectStylus update, always-on HDR

Nvidia officially launched the Xolo Tegra Note 7 last week and the Android 4.3 update for the device is already here. Nvidia is releasing an OTA update for its Tegra Note lineup of devices that brings a slew of improvements along with Android 4.3 bump.

Firstly, one of the highlights of the Tegra Note 7 platform is its camera's Always-On HDR (AOHDR) function, which improves image quality using NVIDIA's Chimera computational photography architecture. The new update will finally make the feature available. The company has also added video stabilization for shake-free video, in addition to tuning and optimizations to improve camera performance under certain lighting conditions.

XOLO Play Tegra Note

XOLO Play Tegra Note gets an OTA update


Users will also find improved in the overall stylus response experience. The update adds DirectStylus help option under the device setting’s menu, a stylus removal and insert notification on the notification bar, and also gives users the ability to capture the notification bar with full-screen capture.

The update fixed several security and bug issues. It will allow transferring app and data files from internal memory to an external microSD card. The update will be available for the Tegra Note 7 tablet which has manufacturers such as EVGA, ADVENT, Gigabyte, Shenzhen Homecare Technology, Zotac and Xolo. In India, the Xolo Play Tegra Note powered by a 1.8GHz Nvidia Tegra 4 Cortex A15 processor was launched last week for Rs 17,999. Read our Xolo Play Tegra Note review to know more.


Here's a quick look at some of its specifications:

  • 7-inch IPS display with 1280 x 800 pixels of resolution
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS
  • 5-megapixel rear camera, 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera
  • 16GB onboard storage, expandable via microSD card slot


For an in-depth comparison between the Nexus 7 and the Xolo Play Tegra Note, check out this article to find out which tells you which one is the best buy.

Published Date: Dec 27, 2013 12:34 pm | Updated Date: Dec 27, 2013 12:34 pm