LG's Nexus 5X More Widely Available Today
LG today said the Nexus 5X smartphone is now available for sale in the U.S, Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, India, Korea, and Japan. Google has been accepting pre-orders of the 5X for several weeks, but today marks its launch with U.S. and other carriers. LG said it will be up to individual carriers to announce exact pricing and availability of the handset. (Google charges $379 and is expected to release the Nexus 5X on Oct. 30.) The 5X has a 12-megapixel camera, Snapdragon 808 processor, and 5.2-inch full-HD display. It also supports Android Pay with NFC and includes a fingerprint reader. It is among the first to ship with Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
The 5X is just half of Google's new lineup of Nexus phones for 2015. This LG-made handset includes a fingerprint sensor, full HD screen, and 12-megapixel camera.
Sep 29, 2015
Google today announced the Nexus 5X, a less-costly alternative to the Nexus 6P. Where the 6P is made by Huawei, the 5X is made by LG.
Jul 28, 2016
Republic Wireless today said it has added nine modern smartphones to its lineup of Android devices. The new phones include the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge ($799), S7 ($699), J3 ($179), and S6 ($549); the Nexus 6P ($499) and 5X ($349); and the Motorola Moto X Pure Edition ($349), G4 ($199), and G4 Plus ($299).
Apr 14, 2016
Google today announced Live Cases, a way for Nexus owners to personalize their handset while also protecting it. Interested consumers can upload a photo to Google's site, select a case style, and Google will make the case and ship it.
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Google is pushing an updated version of its camera application to Nexus handsets. The new Google Camera app makes changes to the user interface to improve usability.