Google Nexus 5 Pros And Cons, Specs & Price

The first device to roll out with Android 4.4 Kit Kat is Google Nexus 5. The Google Nexus 5 was released into the market on November 1 and it is therefore advisable to know the features, specs, price and pros and cons of the Google Nexus 5 before you think of purchasing it. These futures are briefly mentioned and are explained below to be certain.

Pros: Great Display (5″ IPS LCD with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution and 370 ppi pixel density), Powerful processor (Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad core with each core being rated at 2.3 GHz), Android Kit Kat  4.0 (First phone to feature this latest version of Android), Decent Camera (8 MP main camera with LED flash & full HD video recording), Affordable (just $349 for 16 GB), Wireless charging.

Cons: Lacks MicroSD card slot, Availability issues (Because of its popularity, its hard to get Nexus 5 as it tends to sold out quickly. Expect to wait for sometime if you decide to buy it).

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Google Nexus 5 Specs:

The Screen of Nexus 5

The new Nexus 5 has been equipped by Google with a 4.95 inch screen. The screen has a display that is a High Definition IPS and has a pixel density of 445 ppi. The screen of the Google Nexus 5 is larger than that of Samsung Galaxy S4 together with iPhone 5S.

The Operating System of Nexus 5

The operating system of Nexus 5 is one of the parts that one should be careful about. Much attention is given to it. Nexus 5 will be rocking Android 4.4 Kit Kat, making it the first Smartphone to run Android 4.4. Therefore, this is the phone that you should have if you desire to have the most recent version of Google’s Operating System.

The Battery of Nexus 5

On the Nexus 5, the efficiency of power will be good because of the inclusion of Snapdragon 800 processor. This will make a 2300mAh battery to be durable on a single charge.

Nexus 5 also comes with an inbuilt wireless charger for those who hate carrying cables from one place to another.

The Design of Nexus 5

Nexus 5 has larger as well as a longer display as compared to its predecessor. However, several depths that have statistic of 137.84 x 69.17 x 8.59 that is vital have been shaved off by it. The weight of the Nexus 5 is the best news in the design since it weighs just 9.0g. This has made not to be as heavy as compared to Nokia Lumia 1020 and HTC One Max.

Though the Nexus 5 does not have a premium metal chassis, but that’s what makes it an affordable phone and that’s the main reason why people love Nexus phones.

The Additional Features of Nexus 5

There are still some features of Nexus 5 that has not been mentioned above. These features include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, and NFC together with 4G LTE. These features always make it possible for you to be connected. It has no microSD slot hence making it difficult to expand the internal storage. Some sensors has also been thrown to enable them work on to find what will be offered by that.

Nexus 5 price

Google has announced the pricing of Nexus 5. You will have to spend $349 and $399 for 16 GB and 32 GB unlocked, without contract versions in the US.

You will have to pay £299 for 16 GB and £339 for 32 GB in the UK. Phone is also available on contract with various carriers.

In India, Nexus 5 will cost Rs. 28,999 and Rs. 32,999 for the 16GB and 32GB respectively.

What do you think about the Nexus 5? Is it up to your expectations? Would you buy it? Share your thoughts in the comments below.


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