Is Motorola working in a 5.9-inch Nexus, codenamed Shamu?

Ever since Google first announced its intentions to purchase Motorola, there have been rumors (aka hopes) that Motorola would eventually make a Nexus device. So far, that hasn't happened, but there is a chance that Motorola could contribute to the Nexus line before its sale to Lenovo officially goes through. It may even be working on the first Nexus phablet...
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57. QWIKSTRIKE

Posts: 1457; Member since: Mar 09, 2010

All I can say is that the Moto Nexus will have a good antenna signal, after that it will be a toss up on how it will look and function.

60. WahyuWisnu

Posts: 1001; Member since: May 29, 2014

You read a rumor, and you know it will have a good antenna? You must be genius.

65. mrmessma

Posts: 271; Member since: Mar 28, 2012

Motorola phones have always had the best reception. Put it up against any other manufacturer. For example. My Samsung Galaxy Nexus will revert to 1x for a majority of a drive to my in laws. My wife's Maxx will be LTE nearly the entire 2 hr trip. I've found this to be true with other friend's Motorolas up against HTC's and even Nokias.

63. tokuzumi

Posts: 1821; Member since: Aug 27, 2009

Sounds like someone is trolling. I know Google likes to use fish names for their Nexus devices, but Shamu? It's a whale-sized phone, with a whale's name.

64. mrmessma

Posts: 271; Member since: Mar 28, 2012

Hopefully, the nexus will finally have a quality battery (think MAXX).

66. WahyuWisnu

Posts: 1001; Member since: May 29, 2014

I hope it's 4000mAH + just like in Huawei Ascend Mate 2

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