Today Google announced LG Nexus 5X at a launch event in San Francisco. The new Nexus 5X brings a bunch of modification when compared to the last LG designed most popular Nexus 5 such as improved design, fingerprint sensor and many others.
LG Nexus 5X price: The Nexus 5X is going up for pre-orders tonight itself and will be available in two storage options. The 16GB variant is priced at $379.99 (Rs 31,900), while the 32GB variant is priced at $429 (Rs. 35,900).
The Nexus 5X flaunts a 5.2-inch full HD display running at a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels and a pixel density of 423 ppi. The screen is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and oleophobic coating is also present to keep smudges away.
LG Nexus 5X packs Qualcomm’s 64-bit hexa-core Snapdragon 808 chipset paired with Adreno 418 GPU and 2GB of RAM. In photography section, the smartphone is equipped with a 12.3-megapixel rear camera of aperture f/2.0 with laser assisted auto-focus and dual-LED flash which is better than the recently launched iPhone 6S and 6S Plus that has a 12MP camera with an aperture of f/2.2. The camera also support 4K video recording and slow motion video recording at 120fps. And there’s a 5-megapixel front-facing camera of aperture f/2.2.
In the connectivity section, we get Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS and a USB Type-C port. The handset comes with a 2,700mAh battery, a fingerprint sensor at the back for added security and dual speakers on the front. The smartphone runs on the Latest version Android that is Marshmallow 6.0 Operating System out-of-the-box.
The fingerprint sensor on the Nexus 5X which is named as ‘Nexus Imprint’ is placed on the rear of the device makes us feel more secure about the privacy of the data.
The devices will be available in the colors – Carbon Black, Sports White, and Ice Blue.
Specifications of LG Nexus 5X are as follows:
|Display||5.2 inches, Full HD (1920 x 1080) LCD at 423 ppi with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 and smudge-resistant oleophobic coating|
|Camera||Rear – 12 MP, 4608 x 2592 pixels, Broad-spectrum CRI-90 dual flash, Laser Autofocus, 1.55µm Pixel Size, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Photo Sphere, HDR, Dual Recording, f/2.0 aperture, Video – 4K (2160p) @30fps, Front- 5 MP, 1.4 µm pixels, f/2.0 aperture|
|Processor||Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 808 processor, 1.8 GHz hexa-core 64-bit|
|GPU||Adreno 418 GPU|
|RAM||2 GB LPDDR3|
|Storage||16 GB or 32 GB|
|Dimensions||147.0 x 72.6 x 7.9 mm Weight – 136 g|
|Battery||2,700 mAh Battery, Fast charging: up to 3.8 hours of use from only 10 minutes of charging|
|Special Features||Single front-facing speaker, 3 microphones (1 front, 1 top, 1 bottom), 4G, Fingerprint sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Hall sensor, Android Sensor Hub, Single USB Type-C, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2|
|Design||Premium injection molded polycarbonate housing|
|OS||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Pricing||16GB – $379.99 (Rs 31,900), 32GB – $429(Rs. 35,900)|