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Google announces its new LG-made Nexus 5X, with Android 6.0 on board

Google's new Nexus 5X rocks a 5.2-inch 1080p display, 2GB of RAM and the latest version of Android

By Anthony Garreffa from Sep 29, 2015 @ 12:30 CDT

After more rumors than we're used to for a Nexus smartphone, Google has come out today announcing the new Nexus 5X, its new 5.2-inch smartphone made by LG and rocking the latest version of Android.


The new Nexus 5X features the aforementioned 5.2-inch 1080p display (423PPI), 2GB of LPDDR3 RAM, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 quad-core processor at 1.8GHz, a 12.3-megapixel rear-facing camera backed up by a 5-megapixel front-facing snapper. Inside, we have a 2700mAh battery, LTE-A Cat 6 support, Wi-Fi 802.11a/g/b/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and it comes in either 16GB or 32GB varieties.


This is the first handset with Android 6.0 Marshmallow on board, and was announced with its bigger sibling in the Nexus 6P. The new Nexus 6P was made by Huawei and features a larger 5.7-inch QHD (2560x1440) display, a larger battery, and more.

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