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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

Anthony Garreffa | Sep 29, 2015 at 12:30 pm CDT (0 mins, 42 secs time to read)

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.

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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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Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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