Google Nexus 6 Review
Google Nexus 6
is a 5.9 inch device running on latest Android 5.0 Lollipop OS. As it is packed with 2.7 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor and 3 GB RAM for fast performance. The device has dual cameras. The 32GB version for Â£499 and the 64GB version for Â£549 in UK. In India it will be available for around Rs.44,000 (32GB) and Rs.49,000 (64GB).
The Nexus 6 has been built by Motorola for Google and looks very similar to the Moto X. Google's tag line for the phone is "more room to explore". Google Nexus 6 has 5.9 inch QHD AMOLED display having srceen resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels at 493 PPI. The QHD AMOLED display along with 493 PPI delivers brilliant viewing experience and bright and vibrant display. The multi touch display is protected by latest Corning Gorilla Glass 3, so you can handle the device without any worries. It has dimension of 6.21 x 3.23 x 0.39 Inch and weighs 0.40 lbs, makes it bigger than the iPhone 6 Plus and heavier too.
The other devices such as LG G3
and Samsung Galaxy Note 4 are also featuring with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution display but having higher PPI than Google Nexus 6. The dual front-facing speakers provide immersive stereo sound to give you the best audio for movies and games.. It has curved back, flowing aluminum trim, and dimpled Motorola branding on the rear side.
You can enjoy the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop OS and, their features and apps, as the Google Nexus 6 is running on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS. Android 5.0 introduces a refreshed interface design called Material, which is more colorful, transparent and minimalistic. It is packed with 2.7 GHz Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor and 3 GB RAM, provides you excellent processing power and speed.
The gaming experience is amazing due to Adreno 420 GPU. So you can brows internet, latest apps and games without any lag. The device is available in 32GB and 64 GB internal memory models. But there is no external memory slot to expand the memory capacity. As the LG G3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 4 are powered by quad core processors and Apple iPhone 6 Plus
is powered by dual core processor.
The device is equipped with 13 MP main camera, featuring with dual LED ring flash and Autofocus. The dual LED flash lets you capture clearer photos. So you can enjoy photography seamlessly. An f2.0 lens and optical image stabilization capture great photos in daylight and low light. Using advanced computational photography technology and HDR+, the pre-installed Google Camera does the heavy lifting so that you can take great photos effortlessly.
The front camera of 2.0 MP makes you video chatting and video calling. But the Samsung Galaxy Note 4
is equipped with 16 MP rear camera for better photography.
The device is featuring with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n along with 2G, 3G,4G LTE connectivity. The latest Bluetooth 4.1 connectivity lets you faster data transfer within short distance. The Google Nexus 6 is also enabled with digital compass, MicroUSB 2.0 and 3.5-mm stereo headphone mini-jack.
As Android 5.0 Lollipop OS intoduces a new battery saver mode which extends battery life by up to 90 minutes. Google Nexus 6 is loaded with 3220mAh Li-ion battery. It delivers standby time (Ambient Display on)support up to 250 hours and talk time up to 24 hours. The Apple iPhone 6 Plus is also delivers good battery backup.
Price and Availability
The device is now available on the Google Play store. The 32GB version of Google Nexus 6 is priced for Â£499 which is SIM-free and the 64GB version for Â£549. It is available in Midnight blue and Cloud white colors.
It will be available to pre-order in the UK in November and go on sale in November as well. The six months of free Google Music unlimited service, who buys the Nexus 6 before 31 December. Mobiles.co.uk has announced that the Nexus 6 pre-order on 18 November with a release date of 1 December.
Pros and Cons
|Excellent display quality
||Lack of External card slot
|Android Lollipop 5.0
|Excellent processing power
|13MP rear camera
|1.Sensors : It is also featuring with Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and barometer.
|2.GPS : It supports Assisted GPS and GLONASS.
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