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RumorTT: Nexus 5 to be priced incredibly well, at just $299

RumorTT: Nexus 5 to start from just $299, would feature some high-end specs at that price still (NASDAQ:GOOG)

| Mobile Devices, Tablets & Phones News | Posted: Oct 9, 2013 6:01 am

The Nexus 4 was one of the best priced smartphones when it was released, and it looks like Google wants to continue this tradition with its upcoming Nexus 5 smartphone. PhoneArena has an unnamed source who says that the Nexus 5 will start from $299... without any subsidies.

 

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Yes, $299. Of course, this could be way off the mark, but I don't think we'll see a price too far from this. The report does state that unlike its predecessor, the Nexus 5 will come in a couple of different varieties. The first of which would feature 16GB of on-board flash storage and a 2,300mAh battery at $299.

 

The second model, which will become my new daily driver, would be $399 and feature 32GB of storage and a bumped up, and much-needed 3,000mAh battery. This is on top of the base specs that we've heard about: Qualcomm's Snapdragon 800 SoC - a 2.3GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with OIS (optical image stabilization), a 1.3-megapixel front-facing snapper, inductive charging support, NFC and of course, the star of the show: Android 4.4 KitKat.

NEWS SOURCES:Bgr.com

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