Nexus 5 Launch: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Image Credit: Google Play Store

Image Credit: Google Play Store

The Nexus 5 has been officially released. Here’s 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know about this amazing new smart phone.

1.The Nexus 5 is Available on the Google Play Store

google play store nexus 5

The 32GB version is also available.

Amazingly, the store has already sold out of some of the gray “bumper” covers for the new, highly-anticipated smartphone. Natch, the cover is seamlessly compatible with the phone’s wireless charging capabilities.

out of bumpers

2. The Screen is 5 Inches and is Full 1080P

This means the phone has a significantly greater resolution than both the iPhone 5 and the iPhone 5s.

Here’s the relative size comparison; it’s a huge difference.

iphone relative size

3. Full Specs For the Phone Have Been Released


4.Google Released the Following Video Titled ‘I Do’

5. The Phone Uses Google Now and the Microphone is Always-On

According to the Google Play description:

From the home screen, say “Ok Google” to start a voice search, get directions or play a song. Focus on getting stuff done without having to think about the technology underneath

This is similar to the Moto X feature which Motorola pioneered. It’s like Siri except you don’t have to press anything.