After unveiling the LG Nexus 5X and Huawei Nexus 6P in San Francisco last month, Google has now brought the new Nexus smartphones to the Indian shores. While the Nexus 5X recently went on sale via Amazon India, the Nexus 6P went on pre-order via Flipkart. But, it seems, these smartphones aren t exclusive to the e-commerce sites as retail chains Reliance Digital and Croma have also started taking pre-orders for the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. Also Read - Google to bring Pixel 6 series features to its older Pixel phones: ReportAlso Read - WhatsApp iOS to Android chat history migration now available on Pixel, Android 12 devices
The LG Nexus 5X 32GB variant costs Rs 35,990, both at Reliance Digital and Croma, but there is no word on 16GB storage variant. Similarly, the Huawei Nexus 6P is priced at Rs 39,990 for 32GB variant and Rs 42,990 for 64GB variant at both these retail chains. Also Read - PUBG New State: India release date, minimum requirements, major features, more
Customers can pre-book the Nexus 5X at Croma by paying 30 percent amount of the cost of the smartphone, but details about Nexus 6P are scarce at the moment. Croma is also offering 10 months easy EMI option with Bajaj Finance, wherein first EMI will be paid by Bajaj Finance. Customers with SBI and Tata Credit and Debit cards can also avail 5 percent cash back on the purchase.
Reliance Digital, on the other hand is taking Rs 1,000 as pre-booking amount for both Nexus smartphones. Also, on booking a Huawei Nexus 6P, the company is offering a Logitech Bluetooth speaker as a freebie. At the moment, there is no word on the availability and launch date across both retail chains.
Amazon and Flipkart have also bundled some goodies with these smartphones. On buying Nexus 5X between October 18 to October 31, Amazon is offering Plantronics M70 Bluetooth headset, free screen replacement and cash back offers on EMI and HDFC credit card transactions. Similarly, Flipkart is also offering free back cover, headphones and Google Chromecast dongle along with Nexus 6P 32GB variant, pre-booked from Flipkart app.
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LG Nexus 5X specifications and features: It is equipped with a 5.2-inch 1080p display, and powered by Qualcomm s 1.8GHz Snapdragon 808 hexa-core processor paired with 2GB of RAM. It also sports a 12-megapixel camera at the back with dual-LED flash, laser autofocus and a 5-megapixel selfie camera on front. With 2,700mAh battery, the smartphone also comes with a nexus Imprint fingerprint sensor and connectivity options such as 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth and USB Type-C port. It runs on Google s latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.
Huawei Nexus 6P Specifications and features: It s a slightly premium version of Nexus 5X. The Nexus 6P sports a 5.7-inch WQHD (2560 1440 pixels) display, which is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 to keep scratches at bay. It is powered by Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor paired with Adreno 430 GPU and 3GB of RAM. With a 12.3-megapixel rear camera, dual-LED flash and support for 4K video recording, there is also an 8-megapixel selfie camera.
It comes with a 3,450mAh non-removable battery and features fast charging capabilities. On the connectivity front, the smartphone features 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and a USB Type-C port. There is also a Nexus Imprint fingerprint sensor for added security. Similar to Nexus 5X, the Nexus 6P also runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box.