A new Nexus 5 press render leaks

A new Nexus 5 press render leaks
The question of when the Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 would be released is something that has been clawing at tech bloggers for weeks, and it has spurred some of the most ridiculous theories that we've seen reaching for clues where there obviously aren't any clues. But, such is the life of a fan. We love tech, and just as much as we want to know what's up with Apple's next move, or Microsoft, we want to know what's next for the Google Nexus line.

We've basically figured out what to expect with the Nexus 5 specs, the design, and even the price point, but we still don't know when the device will finally see store shelves. The general idea is that it will launch at the end of the month in the U.S. and in the first week of November in Canada, but obviously we can't say for sure Either way, we do have a new leak of press renders of the Nexus 5. 

The leaks come from none other than uber-leaker @evleaks, and it looks relatively similar to what we've already seen. It has the new homescreen UI that we're expecting with Android 4.4. The only difference is that the last press render had the time of 8:40, and this one has the time of 7:00; but, that doesn't really mean much. There is also a new background in this render, but it likely isn't the default. 


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Nexus 5
  • Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2260 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 2300 mAh(17h talk time)

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28 Comments

1. E.S.1

Posts: 308; Member since: Sep 14, 2013

Here we go again :)

9. squallz506

Posts: 1075; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

The time in the render is 7:00 it must mean it will be released once 7 human sacrifices have been made! Right? Or maybe it will be announced in the next 7 seconds! This render is most likely from an accessories manufacturer or made by a fan. It looks far from final. I'm expecting the announcement on Tuesday, but I won't be crushed if its late. I just updated my s3 to today's cm10.2 nightly, its running fine for now.

12. dan86

Posts: 298; Member since: Mar 17, 2012

@evleaks have been very credible in past so its not difficult to assume that this is final version of the device.

13. madmikepr

Posts: 138; Member since: Aug 09, 2011

enough said Release the kraken...

2. datsyuk

Posts: 180; Member since: Jan 11, 2012

Looking at these news articles are just depressing when you're on Verizon.

26. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

Suck it up and enjoy your Droids. *sigh*

3. Long1

Posts: 399; Member since: May 18, 2013

Good news. Not everybody can afford to buy Note 3. Right?

24. lifeyourlive

Posts: 126; Member since: Aug 23, 2013

I can afford it and i still want nexus 5, it is unbelieveable how my phone is a acting like a retarded piece of technology

4. softfurryanus

Posts: 232; Member since: Jul 09, 2013

"Likely isn't the default." Actually it isn't the default, anybody else remember when the actual device was accidentally put on Google Play?

5. Ant34

Posts: 193; Member since: Aug 10, 2013

Those icons look terrible.

6. Myrith

Posts: 57; Member since: Feb 17, 2012

Pretty sure this is fan made. There are too many flaws in the graphics work.

7. Miracles

Posts: 560; Member since: Aug 31, 2013

Just gonna wait til Google makes it official. Nothing to get crazy over. -_-

8. Sentinel_9743

Posts: 4; Member since: Sep 29, 2013

HOW LONG IS THIS GOING TO TAKE!!!??? Waiting so damn long for nexus 5...... :(

10. fay99

Posts: 118; Member since: Mar 16, 2012

I hope Google fires the head of their marketing department asap. This kind of repetitive news are causing negative effects

11. fistigons

Posts: 368; Member since: Feb 11, 2012

I've already decided that this will be the replacement to my S3, but I'm hoping that Google has improved the camera, battery life and hopefully found a way to implement the SD800s always listening feature. I'm also hoping that Google creates a new wireless charger or found a way to increase wireless charging times.

14. cse.vicky unregistered

Will this phone have slow-motion camera function as Iphone5s with or better quality !?

15. NedStarkLeMadrilene

Posts: 19; Member since: Oct 26, 2013

Ok now google is exagerrating here! Why on earth cant they just release the damn phone already???

19. kabhijeet.16

Posts: 892; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

Is it Google's fault if fans/phone arena are putting fake photos/renders on web &call it leak.. ?? the phone would be released only when it's ready & commercially viable..

16. Chris_Bakke

Posts: 247; Member since: Jan 23, 2013

Jokes on us guys, there is no new Nexus phone. This was all a huge prank by the peevish Google people. Go about your daily live as if you weren't lied to and lead on.

17. in_core

Posts: 80; Member since: Sep 14, 2012

Enough with these countdowns. Just stop even saying it Phonearena. Its really really getting lame. Its not a official release that the time on the phone would mean something.

18. hmmy4

Posts: 1; Member since: Oct 27, 2013

another article :-P

20. tositem

Posts: 17; Member since: Mar 17, 2013

Is there any chance that Nexus phone made by Sony?

21. hashmi.ahmed1

Posts: 2; Member since: Oct 25, 2013

Hello sir, my bro want a very excellent music phone, price doesn't matter, recently my bro bought sony xperia z1, but he didn't liked its music quality too, he just need good music, is there any smartphone with high quality music..?? or he should go for ipods? if yes which one..? which headphones good.? please reply me as soon as possible, waiting for all your valuable suggestions...

22. shahrooz

Posts: 792; Member since: Sep 17, 2013

LG G2. I'v not tested it myself but I've heard it's good

23. kalloud

Posts: 155; Member since: Jun 21, 2012

You can see reviews on the net, I think they always review the music quality, look for reviews for: lg g2, galaxy s4, htc One... Or just wait till this nexus 5 comes out and take a look at its reviews.

25. ChafedBanana

Posts: 409; Member since: Sep 20, 2011

Can you even believe this Hashmeshahmmed guy?!?! LOL!!!

27. 1701nino unregistered

This has got to be one of the most anoying waiting periods ever. Just release the damn phone already.

28. osanilevich

Posts: 287; Member since: Sep 29, 2009

but why no SD card?

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