Does design triumph what the Nexus offers?

When phones and tablet get announced now-a-days, people scream and holler if the design is not "gorgeous". The Nexus 10 is a dream device:

Nexus 10 Specifications

  • Samsung Exynos 5250
    • Clocked at 1.7 GHz
    • Dual-core Cortex-A15
    • Mali-T604 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage (other options possible)
  • 10.1-inch Super AMOLED display
    • 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution
    • 298.9 pixels-per-inch
  • 5-megapixel rear-facing camera
    • LED flash
  • Front-facing camera
  • NFC
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Dual speakers located on front of device
  • And they stated it is brushed aluminum and rubber bezel for grip.
via : Brief Mobile
What is thoughts on look appeal over specs? Would this seriously cloud your judgement on getting a device?