The Nexus 5 is finally available at the Play Store in India officially, and the users who were waiting for this to be officially available can order that directly and the delivery would take 2-7 business days. As mentioned earlier too, there are two storage options and two color options, and the prices are Rs. 28,999 for the 16GB and Rs. 32,999 for the 32GB versions, and the price is same for both the Black and White variants.
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The Nexus 5 from LG is being sold in India now, as Flipkart has listed the smartphone for sale on its online store and the pricing for that is quite high, with the 16GB Nexus 5 being available for Rs. 30999 and that is the only storage option available for now. This is still good enough for those who wanted to have the Nexus 5 with actual Indian warranty, as this is what is included – 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and 6 months warranty for in the box accessories LG India Warranty and Free Transit Insurance.
You will now get to pre-order the LG Nexus 5 from Snapdeal in India, apart from Flipkart where it was already listed. You will have to pay Rs. 999 as the initial pre-order fee and the actual price of the Nexus 5 from Snapdeal is Rs. 28,999 for the 16GB version, which was the actual price on the Google Play Store too.
The LG Nexus 5 is officially launched, and the Play Store might already be getting innumerable number of hits from fans all around, who would be trying to order the smartphone already which is available in quite a few countries, including US and UK. The pricing of the Nexus 5 is just as it was leaked, with the 16GB and 32GB devices being available for $349 and $399 in the US, and the Indian pricing is Rs. 28999 and Rs. 32999 respectively.
Against the leaks, there are no different battery capacities and it’s the same one in both the variants, and it is a 4.95-inch Full HD display, with most of the other specifications just as they were leaked by the canadian carrier a day ago. The smartphone would run the Android 4.4 KitKat OS, and its the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor clocking at 2.3GHz under the hood, along with 2 GB of RAM.
The rear shooter is of 8-megapixel and it comes with the Optical Image Stabilization, and there is a 1.3-megapixel front facing camera.
As the title suggests, it’s LG again. Today there are many hints that the Smart Phone would get officially announced by Google along with the Android 4.4 Kitkat version. This is the second Nexus device from LG and all the official specifications of the Nexus 5 are leaked already prior to the launch of the smartphone, and this is all thanks to Wind Mobile, the Canadian carrier who set up a pre-registration page which had the A to Z details of the smartphone.
Thanks to the redditter throwawaynexus5guy, we have a few screenshots of the Phone.
The leaked specs this time again aren’t any different from the earlier leaks because we get to see the Snapdragon 800 processor under the 4.95-inch Full HD display, but the camera is still an 8-megapixel shooter. It still is expected to do some good capturing with the OIS feature (which was seen in the LG G2 recently). It would run the Android 4.4 KitKat OS.
After Google had held the Play Store night party where nothing actually related to the Android products happened, there is still no confirmation about the actual date of announcement of the Nexus 5. One of the very well known leaker on the web, Evleaks, has tipped us with yet another press render with White color being showcased, and they even tipped us with the date of announcement, which would possibly be 1st November.
The renders show that the phone isn’t entirely white, and thus looks more appealing because of the white front color. That could be either the October 31st or November 1st as the 1/11 date can be when the phone gets launched.
Nexus 5 Android Phone was supposed to get announced on 18th this month alongside Kit Kat Android 4.4 OS, but unfortunately we got to hear no announcement. Though, Google didn’t launch the details about the Nexus 5 officially, the listing of Nexus 5 accidentally got leaked on Google PLAY Store. Though, the Gooogle Store Link is dead now, many of them managed to sneak through on how this Nexus 5 looks like. Its almost the same as the few concepts which we all must have seen somewhere. We have also mentioned the picture of NEXUS 5.
We caught Google promoting this product as “Capture the everyday and the epic in fresh new ways. Starting at $349″. The pricing of this starts from $349 if we go as per the listing and is only available in Black Color to start with. We will keep you posted about all the latest on Nexus 5.
Earlier: Oct 12th 2013 by Chetan Bhawani
The Nexus 5 pictures were just leaked and now the most important part, the pricing of the device have been leaked and it shows that the battery depends on the storage of the device. Each model of the device has got a different battery capacity. Here’s the details:
- 16GB LG Nexus 5 – 2300 mAh battery – $299
- 32GB LG Nexus 5 – 3000 mAh battery – $399
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It is interesting to see that the battery is different in both, but that could disappoint the users who are considering to purchase the 16GB model, because the other internal specs are still the same. Last year, the Nexus 4 came with the 8GB and 16GB models, and both of them had the same 2100 mAh battery in them, and the pricing was $299 and $349 respectively.
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Earlier: Oct 7th 2013 by Chetan Bhawani
A recent leak of the Service Manual has revealed most of the official specifications of the Nexus 5 device that is to come very soon. The phone, modeled LG-D821, is going to come with a 4.95-inch 1080p display and it would be powered by a 2.3 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, and as is the trend with the Nexus devices, it would be the latest OS version of Android that the Nexus 5 would run, i.e. the Android 4.4 KitKat.
A couple leaked photos along with this manual showed the side SIM card slot and the removable back cover. The other expected specs of the device include a 8-megapixel camera with OIS, 1080p video recording, 2300 mAh battery with the wireless charging.
Earlier: Sep 17th 2013 by Chetan Bhawani
The Nexus 5 was just being rumored and there was just a single leaked photo available earlier to this, but now the benchmarking website GFXBench has leaked almost the entire specifications list and a press shot of the device. The device is codenamed Hammerhead, and the leaked specifications include as follows:
- Snapdragon 800 chipset – 2.3GHz Krait 400 cores
- Android 4.4 KitKat OS
- Resolution of screen: 1794 x 1080 pixels
- 2GB of RAM
- 13-megapixel rear camera
- No MicroSD card slot.
Earlier: By Pradeep Neela on Sep 14th, 2013
Now, not just the Nexus 5 picture is out but it’s the internal detailing and the parts that have made an appearance online via the leaks and this was found at the FCC Certification, thus we would be seeing the device pretty soon along with the announcement of the Android 4.4 KitKat version. It’s the LG D820 model which passed the FCC certification. We have mentioned some of the Pictures of the Nexus 5 smartphone which was caught at the FCC.
Source: The Verge
Earlier: Sep 4th 2013 by Pradeep Neela
While Google and LG are still tight lipped on the upcoming Nexus 5 Android smartphone which is now long awaited, in the recent KitKat’s statue erection Video, camera seems to have caught the upcoming Nexus 5 Android smartphone mistakenly. Oops Google! Camera has got you! When asked to LG Electronics, LG refused to comment on this and further added that it has nothing to comment on specifically on Nexus 5 as of now. Though, Google has removed the Video from its official website, we have mentioned the image below for your ready reference;
Update on 18/3/2013
In the latest, Google is set to be working with Nikon to bring on board Nikon’s expertise to the next version of Nexus 5. If you could just recollect, then Google and Nikon have worked together in coming out with the Nikon Coolpix S800C smart camera which is based on Android OS. Also, Google has acquired Nik software last year who are the makers of the popular app “Snapseed” and in which Nikon has invested substantially. So, indirectly Nikon and Google wants to leverage each other’s expertise. Google wants to have a level playing field with Nokia’s Pure View technology, HTC’s Ultrapixel war and Apple iPhone’s brilliant camera.
Updated on 16/3/2013
After riding success of Nexus 4 from LG Electronics, it now seems that LG bought an amazing technology on the table for Google for the second time as well. If we go as per the Rumors then LG and Google might just release the much awaited sequel to hit that is for Nexus 4 dubbed as Nexus 5. If Nexus 5 is launched by LG then this is the second time that a Nexus device is being launched twice by any handset manufacturer, as Samsung had come up with the Nexus S and then the Galaxy Nexus. Nexus 5 is slated to arrive this Google IO event which is scheduled for MAY 2013. So, let’s check on what are the purported specs and features of this Nexus 5 in the due course of this article.
Purported Specs and Features of LG Nexus 5:
LG Nexus 5 is slated to come with the state of the art features which not just includes the OLED display which was talked about the most in CES 2013. LG Nexus 5 is pegged to come with the 5.2 inches of Full HD 1080p OLED Display along with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor which is clocked at 2.3GHz. Nexus 5 is also rumored to come with the highest 3GB of RAM, 16 / 32/ 64 GB of internal memory option with no signs of external SD card slot, 2.1MP of front facing camera along with the 16MP of rear camera with 4K recording capability at 30 FPS and 1080p Quality. And Oh! Buoy, if we got as per the rumours then this device is pegged to come with super huge 3300mAH of battery life. For your convenience, we have also summed up the detailed specs and features below,
- 5.2 inched OLED Display with 1920 x 1080p Resolution,
- 2.3GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 Processor,
- 3GB RAM,
- 16 / 32 / 64 GB of Internal Memory Option,
- 16MP Rear Camera with 4K Video Support @ 30FPS and 1080P Video Recording at 60FPS,
- OIS and BSI 2.0 Capability,
- Front Positioned Speakers,
- LTE Capable,
- Gesture Control Capability,
- Integrated DVB-T / ATSC Antenna,
Note: Please note that the specs mentioned below for LG Nexus 5 are only mentioned based on the speculations and rumours. We will keep you posted about all the latest on the specs front as in when we come across with any info about the same.
Pricing and Availability:
We will keep you posted about the exact details of Nexus 5 Availability and pricing but as per the close sources, Nexus 5 is slated for the showcase in the upcoming Google IO event which is scheduled in this May 2013 and is expected to be priced around $399 / $449 / $499 for 16 / 32 / 64 GB variant. The reason for such a pricing makes sense as the BOM (Bill of Material) cost for making the above specs laden phone is no more than $249 and considering a premium of around $100+ as Google will save on marketing cost and other dealer incentives for selling its Nexus 5 smartphone.