Google’s Nexus 6 Phablet Designed For Android 5.0 Lollipop Announced


The Mountain View giant has officially introduced the world with Motorola-made Nexus 6, an mammoth screened smartphone that could easily be mistaken for a tablet-cum-smarthone.

The Google Nexus 6 is all set to go on sale as to be among the first devices to get the new version of Android, named it the 5.0 Lollipop. It’s the biggest of all those Nexus devices released and available to buy in the market, with a whopping 5.96-inch screen and Quad-HD (2560×1440) resolution. On the inside it’s running the latest Snapdragon 805 processor, while the storage comes in 32GB and 64 gigs configurations, and also packs a 13-megapixel camera with OIS technology.

Paired with 3GB of RAM, clocked at 2.65GHz quad-core processor it also houses a 2MP front0facing camera and the battery is a 3,200mAh unit and it is non-removable just the ones from the previous model.

Usually, the Nexus 6 physical aspect looks like the Moto X (Gen 2), with a front-facing speaker and mic, a metal trim and soft-touch plastic rear. The Nexus 6 will come in Midnight Blue and Cloud White, and the pricing starts at $649 off-contract.

The Nexus 6 will be available to pre-order starting late October, with general availability to come in November. Available on contract through AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon and U.S. Cellular. The Nexus 6 with the 32GB SIM-free version priced at $649. In Europe, the 32GB and the 64GB variants are expected to cost you €569 and €649 respectively.

The latest Nexus flagship is going to be available for purchase in 28 countries across Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, including India. The Nexus 6 will make its debut outside the US by the end of 2014.