The wait is finally over, Google Nexus 5 running the latest Android KitKat 4.4 shows up on play store for Rs. 28,999 for 16GB version and Rs. 32,999 for 32GB version. Well there is still some more waiting, the handset is not yet available but, coming soon.

Nexus 5 was in the news for quite some time, everyone knew it was coming and now its officially announced.  Nexus 5 comes with a bigger screen of 4.95 inches with full HD resolution (1920x1080p) and corning gorilla glass 3 protection.

Handset is 8.59mm thick and light weight at 130 grams. Yes it does come loaded with the latest KitKat OS also called the Android 4.4. Inside the hood – its powered by 2.3GHz qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad core processor with Adreno 330 GPU clocked at 450MHz. There is 8MP rear AF camera and 1.3MP front camera.

There is on board 2GB RAM and 16GB or 32GB storage depending on the variant you select. Other features are 4G, 3G, 2G, wireless charging built in,  micro USB port, 3.5mm audio jack, dual band Wi-Fi (5G/2.4G) a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, dual mic and GPS.

quad core Google Nexus 5

Google Nexus 5 with Android 4.4 KitKat

Non-Removable battery is 2300 mAh with 17 hours talk time and over 280 hours standby time. The Google Nexus 5 will be available in black and white colors in 16GB and 32GB variants for Rs. 28,999 and Rs. 32,999 respectively.

Thank you for the tip Amartya Baidya.

By Rajeev Rana

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