Google generated enough popularity with the Nexus 4 and Nexus 5. However, things went somehow different with Nexus 6, the last flagship phone from Google. But Google is back now with double bonanza and in line for release of two new Nexus devices. The name of the phone has been officially launched as Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. As usual Google has collaborated with the top smartphone makers for the devices. This time around LG has partnered Google for Nexus 5X and Huawei for 6P. Basically, the Nexus 5X is the continuation and redesign of Nexus 5 but Nexus 6P is flagship phone for Google. Well, there is no doubt that you will be excited to know about the features and details of the specifications for the phones. So, here are the detailed specifications for Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P.

Specifications for Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P

Operating System

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Both the devices will be powered by new Android Marshmallow 6.0 that is expected to be rolled out in this month for few selected devices.


There is no difference in the Processor either for the Nexus Devices. Both are going to be powered by 2 GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 808 Processor with higher and better performance.


Google has separated the display of the devices to capture different markets. The Nexus 5X will be a 5.2 inches LCD with FHD quality. On the other hand, Nexus 6P will have a WQHD Display of 5.7 inches.


Higher performance has been prioritized for both the Nexus devices with higher RAM allocation. The Nexus 5X will sport 2 GB of RAM and the Nexus 6P will have a 3 GB of RAM.

Internal Storage

Google has offered various options for Internal Storage. The Nexus 5X will be available for 16 GB and 32 GB variants. However, the Nexus 6P will be available for 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB of variants. As usual no external storage slot is provided with the Nexus devices.


This has been a long standing issue for Nexus Devices. However, Google has promised better camera quality this time around. The Nexus 5X will have 12.3 MP of Rear Camera and 5 MP of Front Camera for hangouts and selfies. The Nexus 6P will sport a 12.3 MP of Rear and 8 MP of Front Camera.


People love higher battery life and the Nexus Devices would address the same. The Nexus 5X will have 2700 mAh and the Nexus 6P will have 3450 mAh battery.

Special Features

Both the phone have finger point scanner options for higher security and Google Pay option.

Price of Nexus 5x and Nexus 6P

There has been no official confirmation on pricing of the phones. However, the Nexus 5X is expected to be priced at $389 in the US. The Nexus 5X price in India is expected to be INR 31990 for 16 GB variant. The price of the Nexus 6P in United States would be around $499.99 and Nexus 6P price in India should be around 39999 for 32 GB variant.

Release Date

The flagship Nexus Devices are expected to be shipped by this October. The pre-booking for Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P may open soon in the US, UK, Japan, Ireland and Canada.