Google Nexus 6 already out of stock on the first day of pre-orders

Google Nexus 6 already out of stock on the first day of pre-orders
Just as expected, today Google started taking pre-orders for the Nexus 6 via Google Play. However, if you didn’t already place an order, right now you can’t do it anymore, as the huge Nexus is sold out. Out of stock. Gone.

Those who managed to pre-order a Nexus 6 have been informed by Google that the handset would start shipping on November 21. As you may already know, the new Nexus isn’t as affordable as the Nexus 4 or Nexus 5, carrying a premium price tag. The 32 GB version of the smartphone costs $649, while the 64 GB one can be yours for $699.

All major US carriers will also sell the Google Nexus 6, though for now they do not take pre-orders.

Manufactured by Motorola, the Nexus 6 is the first in the series to sport a 1440 x 2560 pixels (Quad HD) display, and obviously also the first to run Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. While some customers are complaining about the size of the Nexus 6 - since not everyone enjoys carrying a 6-inch device around - a Google exec recently said that, once you get used to a phablet, you’re probably not going to want to go back to a smaller device.

Did you get the chance to pre-order a Nexus 6? Or do you intend to buy one at some point?


source: Google Play (US only)

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Nexus 6
  • Display 6.0" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 2 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 805, Quad-core, 2700 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 3220 mAh(24h talk time)

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66 Comments

1. Micah007

Posts: 266; Member since: Oct 09, 2014

Heck yeah, take that haters. And to think some people still think no one likes big phones. Bigger=better

7. techspace

Posts: 1037; Member since: Sep 03, 2012

Had there been a 5.2 inch version of the nexus6, it would have been more successful....people don't love phablets as much as the phones...Samsung's flagship phones sell more than the notes....the 6 sells more than the 6+.

9. wargreymon

Posts: 764; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

Didnt iPhone 6 and 6+ sell almost the same according to some article before? Also Asian countries love phablets, so there they sell much more.

10. techspace

Posts: 1037; Member since: Sep 03, 2012

No...the 6 sells more...and the same thing happens with Samsung's devices and other companies' devices.HTC one m7 was quite popular but most of the people don't even know about the max.

56. DocOc

Posts: 143; Member since: Apr 23, 2014

Wrong. The 6 and 6+ have sold equally in the U.S. and the 6+ has sold more than the 6 in other parts of the world. Apple has struggled to keep up with the demand for the 6+. This is well documented.

59. techspace

Posts: 1037; Member since: Sep 03, 2012

The 6 is selling more...there are enough reports about it...there is a 6+shortage because they manufactured fewer iPhone 6+ units when compared to the 6.(There were a lot more 6es than 6+es) If u still don't want to believe it...let's talk about other companies... Samsung sells more s series phones than the notes, the same thing happened with other OEMS like HTC. You may like a phablet...but phones are more popular, its a fact.

11. tury694

Posts: 167; Member since: Aug 25, 2014

I love Android, but are you trying to compare the sales of a single android phone to the recently launched iphone? I hope I just misread.

13. Awalker

Posts: 1967; Member since: Aug 15, 2013

I think in China they're on par.

25. Miracles

Posts: 560; Member since: Aug 31, 2013

That article was about T-Mobile where it was selling about same.

18. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

How do you figure? All I know the Nexus 6 is sold out, BUT I got my pre-order in. I am SUPER excited! Nexus 6 white with 64GB for me!!!!!

24. nathan.carter

Posts: 416; Member since: Aug 11, 2014

Lucky bastard

42. aba71983

Posts: 807; Member since: Jul 24, 2014

Lucky for you. How many phones do you have now that you've made pre-order? If I'm not mistaken you said last time that you ordered the Note 4 and now the Nexus 6, hmmm!

54. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

You are mistaken... I never ever mentioned that I ordered the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. If you read anything I post you would know that. I have the Note 3 & to me the Note 4 is not much different. That's why I just pre-ordered Google Nexus 6, because it's different, larger & has the stereo front speakers.

20. engineer-1701d unregistered

i would say 5.5 max on this phone because no stylis 5.2 or 5.5 would take this phone to the next level for most of the worlds android users

57. rambleon84

Posts: 1; Member since: Oct 30, 2014

They did, its called the DROID Turbo

58. techspace

Posts: 1037; Member since: Sep 03, 2012

Yes...but it's not a nexus ,its not updated by Google...nexus tag and quick updates bring more value.

12. LebronJamesFanboy

Posts: 671; Member since: Mar 23, 2013

Moron, you're acting like we know how many were sold. I'm not a hater by the way and I plan on getting one, but let's stay logical here. No one doubted the phone would sell.

26. MySchizoBuddy

Posts: 159; Member since: Aug 23, 2011

how can you be excited about this when you don't even know how many were sold.

33. wilsong17 unregistered

Sorry if it was 5.7 I would buy over the note 4

43. aba71983

Posts: 807; Member since: Jul 24, 2014

Now you like the Nexus 6. I though you have ordered and have the Note 4 already? I think you making a fool here who reads your comments. Lmao, iDroid.

44. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

That's what Nexus say every time, "out of stock"

52. Spedez

Posts: 542; Member since: Aug 29, 2014

I don't hate the size. I hate the price. 350€ and I buy it.

2. NexusPhan

Posts: 632; Member since: Jul 11, 2013

Actually that's not necessarily true. Orders were open for less than 5 seconds (literally) and were never available for 64GB. It likely was an early misfire and they will begin to be sold (sometime) later today.

27. alrightihatepickingusernames

Posts: 474; Member since: Dec 29, 2013

Hopefully. I also have suspicions that in order to distribute these to carriers Google had to limit supply on Google Play. An unfortunate possibility.

30. Furbal unregistered

Yeah i was spamming refresh, it went straight from 'preorder opens on the 29th' to sold out. I had my card ready for it too..

3. Pattyface

Posts: 1658; Member since: Aug 20, 2014

Well I didn't get mine in before they shut down the preorders. Maybe I'll try thru AT&T when they come up

4. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2262; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

its always like this,they should've known and have plenty for everyone.tired of waiting.

5. somad

Posts: 169; Member since: Apr 17, 2014

But that was super fast I was checking the website almost every hour.

6. MKeditor

Posts: 97; Member since: Dec 10, 2010

This is story is split milk. An announcement when the Nexus 6 went on sale would have been helpful. Telling us over an hour after they sold out is very late to the game. I'm monitoring other sources regarding this now.

15. Awalker

Posts: 1967; Member since: Aug 15, 2013

For any Android announcement you have to go to an Android site. Sites like Droid-life, Android Police and Android Central are always monitoring that stuff.

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