Nexus 5 appears in the flesh: images pour from around the globe, along with Android KitKat features
0. phoneArena 31 Oct 2013, 03:27 posted on
It's not hard to fathom that the Google Nexus 5 launch is finally imminent, as today brought a flurry of images, unboxing and hands-ons from all over the world that depict the long-teased handset. We've got people chipping in from Ireland, UK, Switzerland, and Reddit users answering questions with phone in hand...
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1. D.Aceveda (Posts: 396; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)
And Google can't acknowledge it.
You've got til November 1st, Google.
Otherwise you can F*** OFF
23. tadaa (Posts: 267; Member since: 18 Apr 2013)
pretty sure they're gonna announce it soon. an online store in my country is already taking pre-orders set to be shipped in tuesday for about 600 dollars. i know it ain't cheap, but i live in the philippines so prices are almost definitely high.
34. madmikepr (Posts: 138; Member since: 09 Aug 2011)
well said!! Enough Said Release The Kraken already!!!!
2. xperiaDROID (banned) (Posts: 5629; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)
The guy in the first picture: Hey guys, Johhhhhhhnnnnnn V here...
3. EgyDroid (Posts: 111; Member since: 10 Oct 2013)
Vic Gundotra wrote on Google+ :
"Contemplating serious issues tonight. While listening to this." .....and shared a video
I like that guy.
4. lifeyourlive (Posts: 126; Member since: 23 Aug 2013)
OMG OMG OMG, IT'S GETTING HOT, IT'S GETTING HOT, IT'S GETTING HOT!
10. cripton805 (Posts: 1444; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)
oh... its an LG. Every LG phone I've ever owned has been a horrible experience.
I hope its been better. I wish it were a Motorola.
11. XperiaFanZone (Posts: 2129; Member since: 21 Sep 2012)
Experience on Nexus phones have nothing to do with the manufacturer.
12. valapsp (Posts: 557; Member since: 12 Aug 2011)
I'm starting to think the battery life is awful. Was it that hard to fit in a 3000mAh battery?
44. lalalaman (Posts: 631; Member since: 19 Aug 2013)
I think they have optimized the phone and os for low consumption....google might not be dumb enough to put it....plus it will bring down the price which is good=)
14. GrapeEyes (Posts: 248; Member since: 01 Sep 2013)
FAIL FAIL FAIL Nexus 5 is a HUGE FAIL!!!
What the hell is 2300mah!!
Nexus 5 will be the worst reviewed phone in 2013 & 2014
Google you are a disgrace!!
18. WHoyton1 (Posts: 1635; Member since: 21 Feb 2013)
Im sure you have something else to go troll on......but before you leave it will beat the socks of the Lumia 1520 mate!!
31. sniper1087 (Posts: 513; Member since: 31 Dec 2011)
U kidding right? Besides being android 6 hours of video is pretty bad, pretty much my Z1 can do 10 hours of video so it is not trolling, mostly complaining on the battery which people were afraid in the first place, they should have added a 3000 mah no doubt and since battery is no replaceable getting a powercase to make.it live longer will make ur phone bulky
43. GrapeEyes (Posts: 248; Member since: 01 Sep 2013)
Firstly I am not your mate. You can call me GOD!!
Secondly don't even dare compare the AWESOME LUMIA 1520 to the Nexus 5 rubbish that dies out before 12pm and the pathetic yellow shade on the crappy camera.
Nexus is over!! in two months local councils will provide bins just for Nexus 5 to be put in.
46. Castro90 (Posts: 41; Member since: 10 Feb 2012)
Hey guys, I've found him!
I've found the 10 year old....
40. AfterShock (Posts: 3698; Member since: 02 Nov 2012)
Worst reviewed lol, it'll sell more then wp with a cash bonus.
Can't give that crap away, err wait, they have too, killed a OEM doing it, that's a fail.
22. orca99 (Posts: 87; Member since: 05 Oct 2013)
That's a platic cap protecting the camera. Once you take it off, you won't notice any hump.
25. steedsofwar (unregistered)
Exactly what I did
20. Tsepz_GP (Posts: 987; Member since: 12 Apr 2012)
Looks great, I must say :) but why did Google skimp on the battery??? 2300mAh is ridiculously small for a phone with a 5inch HD1080P display.