Motorola Nexus 6 posted early on AT&T for just $49 on-contract

Motorola Nexus 6 posted early on AT&T for just $49 on-contract
The general consensus at this point is that the new Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 will be announced/released tomorrow, and there is really no reason to think otherwise, especially with this new leak straight from AT&T. It seems that AT&T accidentally posted a link for the Nexus 6 (listed as the Motorola Nexus 6) and quickly pulled it.

The first interesting note on this one is obviously that the device was listed as the Motorola Nexus 6. Throughout the history of Nexus devices, the only one that got the actual manufacturer's name on it rather than Google's branding was the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. There have been rumors that the new tablet would also be called the HTC Nexus 9. If both come out true, it would be interesting that Google is giving up branding to the manufacturers. 

The other interesting point is that the listing shows a $49.99 price tag for the device on-contract. Obviously, none of this is official, and can change when the device is officially launched. We fully expect some changes as well, because right now, the link listed for the Nexus 6 is found only on the sidebar for the LG G3, and it doesn't have the correct device thumbnail on it. The link itself just brings you to a listing of Motorola devices on AT&T. 

All should be revealed tomorrow, if the rumors are true. So, just a bit more patience and we'll get our answers.


source: AT&T via Android Police

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  • Camera 13 MP / 2 MP front
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  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 3220 mAh(24h talk time)

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19 Comments

1. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

Tomorrow??? What, I wasn't ready for this!...

7. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

I thought this was photoshopped until I actually went to AT&T's website. Holy hell this is awesome.

2. Netolic

Posts: 152; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

When will it be on sale?

3. JnCrls unregistered

The LG G3 VIGOR is $49.99 on contract, I'm pretty sure it will be more for the Nexus 6.

11. CellieCell

Posts: 151; Member since: Apr 14, 2010

Yeah, is obviously a typo! They have the LG phone as a mock. I'll wait until google officially announces the device before believing...

4. mega20913

Posts: 14; Member since: Mar 15, 2013

If this is true... then Holy f***in s**t...how in the??where did this?? wow...a late 2014 mega flagship device for $50 on a contract??? That's almost too cheap..but if it's true then I won't complain..but wow..just wow

5. 0xFFFF

Posts: 3806; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

Moto Nexus 6 on contract with ATT and likely full of crapware? Uhhh.... no.

12. Bjray

Posts: 199; Member since: May 29, 2014

Either way, the bootloader won't be locked. Which is the main reason why I'm getting this beast instead of the Note 4.

6. Esai_Bosa

Posts: 2; Member since: Oct 10, 2014

...My body is ready...

8. KillgoreTroutTime

Posts: 433; Member since: Jan 06, 2014

I want to know the off contract price. I couldn't care less about contracts.

10. Blazers

Posts: 751; Member since: Dec 05, 2011

If Google's MSRP is $399, expect AT&T to add $100-150 more to it. They discourage people from buying phones at full retail.

9. gaara6775

Posts: 738; Member since: May 20, 2014

Motorola nexus with a LG wallpaper/lock screen,that's interesting.

13. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

Probably too good to be true, but if it is, holy God is that a bargain.

14. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2265; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

i see note edge also coming soon..

15. Tuxedo

Posts: 356; Member since: Mar 19, 2013

Wait what? ATT has never sold the Nexus before. I think this is just an ATT guy messing with us.

16. surethom

Posts: 1715; Member since: Mar 04, 2009

That image of the Motorola Nexus 6 have used the LG G3! looks like AT&T have uses the LG G3 as a place holder

17. astarling10

Posts: 25; Member since: May 12, 2014

AT&T sold the nexus s on contract and it didn't have bloat. I had one. I-9020a if memory serves me.

18. Pattyface

Posts: 1658; Member since: Aug 20, 2014

Looking at the typical pricing of nexus devices I could see it being 100.00 or less on contract. Would make sense if they got a version of the turbo. I really hope this is true as it would give me the exact phone I would buy

19. hitmantb

Posts: 79; Member since: Jul 26, 2012

That is a great deal. Very tempted. Costco/Best Buy etc can easily bring it down to $0 with contract. Biggest concern is battery.

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