As expected, Google has today launched its two new Nexus smartphones in India. The LG Nexus 5X is priced at Rs 31,990 for the 16GB variant, and Rs 35,990 for the 32GB variant. The Huawei Nexus 6P, on the other hand, is priced at Rs 39,999 for the 32GB variant, and Rs 42,999 for the 64GB variant. Also Read - Google app will now show you Pac-Man, Hello Kitty and more in AR: Here's howAlso Read - You can now take a virtual tour of the Taj Mahal on Google, here's how
As for availability, the Nexus 5X will be available online via Amazon India and offline via retailers like The MobileStore, Bajaj Electronics, Croma, Reliance Digital, Jumbo, and Vijay Sales among others. Pre-orders for the handset start at 2:00PM today, and it will go on sale on October 21. Also Read - Google Doodle celebrates Dr. Vera Gedroits’ 151st birthday, Russia’s first female military surgeon
The Nexus 6P, on the other hand, will be available online via Flipkart and offline via retailers like Reliance Digital, Croma, The MobileStore, and ezone among others. Pre-orders for the smartphone kick off at 2:00PM, and will go on sale from October 21.
LG Nexus 5X Specifications and features: The LG-made Nexus smartphone flaunts a 5.2-inch 1080p display with 424ppi and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm s 64-bit Snapdragon 808 hexa-core SoC paired with Adreno 418 GPU and 2GB of RAM.
On the photography front, there is a 12.3-megapixel camera at the back with dual-LED flash and 4K video recording capabilities. Up front, there is a 5-megapixel selfie camera. The handset also features a 2,700mAh battery.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS and a USB Type-C port. It also features a Nexus Imprint fingerprint sensor at the back. On the software front, it runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out-of-the-box.
Huawei Nexus 6P Specifications and features: The more expensive Nexus 6P flaunts a larger 5.7-inch WQHD display with Gorilla Glass 4 protection. Under the hood is a Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor paired with Adreno 430 GPU and 3GB of RAM.
This smartphone too features a 12.3-megapixel rear camera with dual-LED flash and 4K video recording capabilities. Up front, however there is an 8-megapixel selfie camera. It also features a 3,450mAh battery with fast charging capabilities.
Connectivity options include single-SIM card slot, 4G support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and a USB Type-C port. This handset too features the Nexus Imprint fingerprint sensor at the back. On the software front, it runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.