Google Nexus 6 has been confirmed to be a few months away from release. This is one smart phone that the world should wait for eagerly as it is expected to come out as more powerful, faster and more convenient than its predecessors.
Nexus 5 commanded a sizeable market niche for itself thanks to the popularity it gained among Smartphone lovers. The fabulous response it got showed a promising future for the Nexus series. It is true that people have great expectations from Google Nexus 6 and if the current rumors are anything to go by, it will be a super brand.
Nexus series has been a superior brand that has been able to give seasoned Smartphone manufacturers a run for their money. It has successfully competed with the likes of Samsung Galaxy, Apple, HTC One, LG optimus G2 and the like.
Google Nexus 6 is expected to capitalize on the shortfalls experienced in the previous predecessors. Nexus 4 came with a glass finish at the back, which was modified into rubber finishing in its successor. The glass finish added elegance and beauty to the Nexus 4 but shattered easily on falling. Camera complaints in Nexus 5 seem to have been addressed by the release of Android 4.4.1.
One of the designs that are expected to be improved is the screen size. This new technology will have an increased screen size to allow you enjoy your videos and games to the fullest. An estimated 5.3-inch in the new Nexus is likely. This is through observation of the previous two screens of Nexus 4 and 5. Google Nexus 4 had a 4.7 inch screen while its successor had 5.0 inch. Therefore, if this trend is anything to go by, then Google Nexus 6 is likely to come with a 5.3 inch HD screen with IPS display and Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
A metallic body is the most likely. This is unconfirmed information but inside sources say that this metallic body is the most likely to appear.
The shape of this new device is expected to be similar to Google Nexus 5 but with some few modifications. It will be a simple to hold design with curved edges. It is also expected to be much lighter than its immediate predecessor so that you can carry it along freely. It too is expected to be slimmer than the Nexus 5.
Google Nexus 6 Specifications
Nexus lovers definitely have got many expectations on this smartphone. With development of new technology, Nexus will be expected to host many miracles. Here are Google Nexus 6 specifications.
It is expected to have 2G, 3G, 4G and LTE. In addition, it will host Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity.
For its dimension, the gadget is expected to be slimmer, thus measure lesser than its previous successors. It is expected to have a size of 70.36 x 146.35 x 7.8 millimeter. The device will be much lighter, weighing only 123g unlike its predecessors.
It is expected to come with a Central Processing Unit of Qualcomm Snapdragon or even have the improved version of 3 GHz processor.
In terms of memory, a 4GB RAM in Google’s Nexus 6 ensures you get to do your multitasking and other staff rather faster than other phones that boost smaller RAMs. What’s more? This smartphone has 3 different memory sizes to choose from. You can opt for a 16GB, 32GB or 64GB. However, you will have to cope up with the internal memory size alone since the device doesn’t allow for expandable memory.
The super brand phone comes handy with one of the best displays available. A 5.3 inch screen makes sure your viewing space isn’t limited and you enjoy your views in good sizes. The screen is capacitive touch with HD IPS display. It comes with corning gorilla glass 3 for protection.
The camera in Google Nexus 6 has been advanced for better performance unlike in Nexus 5. In this new gadget, you will have a 13MP primary camera complete with LED Flash and Autofocus. With these, you can be assured of capturing even the finest details in your photos. Moreover, there is a 5MP secondary camera to help you have a better photo taking experience.
Well, the performance of a smartphone is based on the operating system of the machine. The Android OS is the dominant OS in the smartphone technology. However, it has undergone some modifications to make it better and faster. With Google Nexus 6 you can be assured of the current model of Android 4.4 kitkat or the upgraded Android 5.0 lollypop. Or even better, you can expect it to come with the Android 6.0 milkshake if its research will have been completed on time. However, the first two are the most likely Androids to appear.
Google Nexus will never fail to bring you a surprise package. What’s there this time round? Sensors. This device has come with a couple of sensory systems that are able to note a change in general weather conditions among other things. It comes with an
- barometer for atmospheric pressure,
- infrared sensors,
- Ambient light
- Hall pressure
- Compass to ensure you know your directions.
The previous models had battery complains but it seems all those grievances have been sorted out in the new Nexus battery. Nexus 5 had a small battery capacity of 2400 mAh. The Google Nexus 6 smartphone has seen the battery power stepped up to 3000 mAh to enable it support all these upgraded features. This is expected to give the phone a longer battery life.
Here is a video by Bob Freking, where he lays down the concept of Google Nexus 6!
Nexus 6 Features
Google Nexus releases a new device each year. Nexus 6 will be up to competition with other seasoned smartphones, the likes of Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Note 4, Sony Xperia Z2, HTC M8 and the like. Therefore, for it to curve a market niche for itself, it will have to come with awesome features that will attract the masses. Google have shown all the intentions of making a super smartphone this time, and here are some of the features you should look out for in this latest creation;
- Nexus 6 will come with a slimmer body than its predecessors
- A 5.3 inch capacitive HD IPS display touch screen
- OS Android 4.4 kitkat, 5.0 lollypop or 6.0 milkshake
- Wireless charging
- A light weight of 123g for efficiency when carrying it
- A 13MP primary camera coupled with a 5MP secondary camera for better photo shooting
- A photosphere that enables you access to 360o view for improved photo quality
- It also comes with HDR+ for brighter and sharper pictures.
- A 3000mAh for longer battery life and improved performance
- A 4GB RAM enabling faster operations
- Elegant and beautiful finish
Google Nexus 6 Release Date
If current rumors are anything to go by, then you can expect to have this magnificent smartphone in the market in the fourth quarter of 2014. However, initial reports suggested that the phone would be released in the third quarter of the year. Though we cannot rule it out, if it comes in the third quarter, then it will be the last month of the third quarter.
Inside sources however maintain that Google will maintain its tradition of releasing a new model after the current model has been in the market for a full year. This means that the most likely month for Google to introduce the Nexus 6 will be in October. It is expected to be launched in several cities around the world:
==> India – October 2014
==> United Kingdom – September 2014
==> Canada – September 2014
==> US – September 2014
==> Iraq – October 2014
==> Iran- October 2014
==> China – October 2014
==> Russia – October 2014
==> Australia – September 2014
==> Belgium – September 2014
==> Germany – October 2014
Google Nexus 6 Price
With the smartphone price ceiling being put at $750, Google Nexus 6 is set to retail at a lower price. The expected maximum price for this elegant phone is estimated at $500. However, inside sources maintain that the device will go at $450. This price is very pocket friendly considering that other smartphones go for almost twice this. Actually some smartphones are only a few tens of dollars shy $750. The $450 price makes this gadget very affordable to many people across the world while still maintaining the superior technology.
The rumor going round the street is that the Google Nexus 6 could be the last smartphone in the Nexus series. The argument is that there already is a product by the name Google Nexus 7, a tablet by Google. How true is this? Google however, hasn’t commented on this development and all that is left is to wait and see new developments.
Nexus 6 will definitely be such an awesome smartphone. Its magnificent features are set to catapult its popularity among the masses. Its low price is set to appeal to many people who want a smartphone but cannot meet the high end cost of some smartphones that are almost hitting the smartphone price ceiling. If you are interested in acquiring a smartphone, you ought to look forward to this Google Nexus 6.
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