Motorola Nexus 6 and HTC Nexus 9 to come in black and white, the phablet starts off at 32 GB storage


This year's Nexus devices, in the chassis of Motorola Nexus 6 and HTC Nexus 9, look poised for imminent announcement, given the smorgasbord of leaks and tips received so far about those. Out of the latest leak, which reveals the not-so-palatable price of these spec monsters, come other interesting nuggets of info.

The Motorola Nexus 6 phablet, and HTC Nexus 9 slate, will apparently be offered in at least two basic colors. The German posting that hinted at the hearty unsubsidized pricing of these two, also revealed that there are plenty of model variations, based on color and internal storage amount. Both devices will be offered in black or white, and come with either 32 GB or 64 GB of storage. Gone are the days of low initial storage amount for the Nexus gang, and the chopped out specs list, as these two are the bee's knees when it comes to specs, at least based on the rumors, and are outfitted with a respectable internal memory counts, even for the basic versions, which might explain the higher pricing, compared to the Nexus gang before them.

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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)
Nexus 9
  • Display 8.9" 1536 x 2048 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.6 MP front
  • Processor NVIDIA Tegra K1, Dual-core, 2300 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 6700 mAh

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15 Comments

1. George2

Posts: 4; Member since: Oct 15, 2014

The 6 needs motomaker.

7. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

Man that would be a DREAM come true. To have a FULLY customizable Nexus 6 or X. You now have my head spinning & dreaming! +1

2. player911

Posts: 11; Member since: Mar 26, 2014

Where are you getting 32 or 64? Because the leaked image clearly shows 16gb and 32gb. No where does it even have a 64gb version....

4. kalloud

Posts: 155; Member since: Jun 21, 2012

See image #2

6. Troysyx

Posts: 181; Member since: Jul 30, 2012

Did you click on next image? The second image shows the nexus 6

3. Bjray

Posts: 199; Member since: May 29, 2014

Not to be rude. But didn't we already figure this out from the last Nexus post?http://www.phonearena.com/news/Nexus-6-and-9-prices-leak-suggests-the-times-of-affordable-Nexus-is-over_id61747

5. Pattyface

Posts: 1658; Member since: Aug 20, 2014

This will be mine

8. gaara6775

Posts: 738; Member since: May 20, 2014

Need bigger battery like 3900 mah

9. surethom

Posts: 1618; Member since: Mar 04, 2009

Finally a flagship phone that start at 32GB & not the very low 16gb.

15. g2a5b0e unregistered

It's not like it's the first. Note 3 & 4...

10. abhishek2201

Posts: 9; Member since: Nov 21, 2013

Could be the single biggest tech release day of the year tomorrow! Nexus 9 and possibly even the Nexus 6 introducing the long awaited Android L. HTC's Nexus 9 being the first tablet to throttle on the beastly NVIDIA Tegra K1 (Denver) SoC. On the other hand Apple Inc. releasing Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, the iPad Air 2 running the Cupertino's fastest Cyclone A8X chip, with 2 Gigs of RAM (Finally!) on iOS 8.1 and possibly a 27 inch iMac with a 5120 x 2880 "5K" Retina HD display. (HolyMotherofSteveJobs! if that happens). Denver vs Cyclone in benchmarks! ‪#‎geekgasmic‬

11. Sakeem

Posts: 857; Member since: Sep 05, 2012

NEXUS 6 IS HEADED TO VZW!!!!!!!!!!!

12. shuaibhere

Posts: 1986; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

"Motorola Nexus 6 and HTC Nexus 9 to come in black and white" Well I was expecting purple, pink yellow, green, turquoise etc...they really surprised me with black and white...

13. ericsorensen

Posts: 53; Member since: Nov 17, 2011

Looks like you get what you pay for. Still a lot cheaper than the $825 AT+T 32GB Note 4. Or even the Verizon $700 32GB note 4. But with no SD card slot, I would have to get the 64GB one with no removable battery, I suppose. I burn through a battery on my phone about every 6-8 months - so this worries me.

14. Tuxedo

Posts: 356; Member since: Mar 19, 2013

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