Google’s new Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones officially unveiled

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The a lot awaited Google Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones have lastly gone official immediately.

The Huawei-made Nexus 6P is the larger and extra premium of the 2 new Nexus smartphones. It features a 5.7-inch Quad HD AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection on prime. Regardless of the massive display, the Nexus 6P is sort of compact as it's barely any greater than the 5.5-inch iPhone 6s Plus. Additionally it is the primary Nexus smartphone to feature an all-metallic construct. Huawei has used plane-grade aluminum for the physique, so not solely does it look nice however can also be fairly sturdy. The smartphone can also be fairly skinny at simply 7.3mm, regardless of packing a relatively giant 3450mAh capability battery inside.

One of many fundamental areas the place Huawei has targeted on with the Nexus 6P is the camera. The 12.3MP rear camera of the Nexus 6P makes use of a Sony sensor with giant 1.55 micro pixels. The bigger pixels permit the camera to seize extra mild, leading to nice low-mild photographs. For quicker auto focus speeds, the Nexus 6P camera is provided with IR lasers. There's additionally a dual-tone LED flash and help for 4K video seize. On the front, the device has a 5MP camera for selfies and video chats.


Key hardware highlights of the Nexus 6P embrace a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 v2.1 octa-core SoC, 3GB of RAM, 32/64/128GB storage choices, rear mounted fingerprint scanner, USB Sort-C port, twin front-facing stereo audio system, and quick-charging. Google claims you possibly can anticipate to get round 7 hours of use with simply 10 minutes of charging.

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The Nexus 6P shall be obtainable in three shade choices – Aluminum, Graphite, and Frost. A Gold shade option is obtainable too, however just for the Japanese market. Google will promote the device unlocked on the Google Play Retailer beginning subsequent month however you possibly can pre-order it in the present day in case you stay within the US, UK, Eire, or Japan. The bottom 32GB variant has been priced at $ 499, whereas the 64GB and 128GB fashions have been priced at $ 549 and $ 649 respectively.

Now let’s speak concerning the LG-made Nexus 5X. It features a 5.2” 1080p IPS display with a layer of Gorilla Glass 3 on prime. The smartphone is powered by the six-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 chipset, paired with 2GB of RAM. Two storage variants are being provided with the Nexus 5X – 16GB and 32GB. The rear camera is just like the Nexus 6P, that includes a 12.3MP decision sensor with an f/2.0 aperture lens and 1.55 micron pixel measurement. Additionally just like the 6P, the 5X will get a broad-spectrum dual flash and help for 4K video seize. The front camera provides 5MP decision and help for 1080p video recording.


Virtually all the key hardware highlights of the Nexus 6P are current on the 5X as properly. You get an identical rear mounted fingerprint scanner, USB Sort-C port, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2×2 MIMO), NFC, dual front-facing stereo audio system, and IR laser-assisted autofocus for the rear camera. It does have a smaller battery although, rated at 2700mAh.

The Nexus 5X can also be out there for pre-order beginning at the moment within the US, UK, South Korea, Eire, and Japan. The bottom 16GB variant has been priced at $ 379.99, whereas the 32GB variant will value you $ 429.

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Each the telephones run Google’s newest Android 6.0 Marshmallow working system out of the field and may also help Google’s Venture Fi mobile network.

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