Nexus X leaks again: Android 5.0 ‘Lemon Meringue Pie’ and Snapdragon 805 on board

Nexus X leaks again: Android 5.0 ‘Lemon Meringue Pie’ and Snapdragon 805 on board

After a lot of back and forth in rumors, it seems that there will be a new Nexus after all, and it’s likely to be called the Nexus X. The device has appeared on French retailer fnac.com before its official unveiling (the particular page is now pulled), and the listing reveals that the Nexus X will come with a 5.2” display, a Snapdragon 805 system chip, 13-megapixel camera, and - naturally - Android L.

Note that we've been hearing from our own sources that Google seems to have settled on a 5.9-inch display. Is this another Nexus, and could it be so that Google launches two Nexus phones this year? It's one possibility worth considering.

This Nexus X is also said to be made by Motorola, and carry an alternative XT1100 codename. We are seeing leaks of two versions: a 32GB and a 64GB one, and there seems to be no 16 gig model.

The price seems to have gone up in comparison with the Nexus 5, but it’s still some 30% to 40% cheaper than most other flagships. The listing that has leaked shows that the 32GB Nexus X would cost €419.99 (which usually translates into a $419.99 off-contract price in the United States), while the 64 gig model is priced at €449.99.

Another interesting detail we see in those leaks is the name of the Android L release. It seems that Google has agreed on Android ‘Lemon Meringue Pie’, or Android LMP, to be the sweet treat inspiring the new, 5.0 version of Google’s operating system.


source: TK Tech News

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40 Comments

1. sar44

Posts: 278; Member since: Apr 14, 2014

again sony camera

4. juandante

Posts: 679; Member since: Apr 23, 2013

and 2.7ghz quadcore. My first computer was a 2.1ghz and more than 60 watts consuming

14. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

My PC has 2,3 GHz and it's a lot faster than these Snapdragons. Though it has a 3,3 GHz turbo mode. But even 1,6 GHz i7 or i5 dual core is a lot faster than mobile processors. No comparison.

27. TylerGrunter

Posts: 1544; Member since: Feb 16, 2012

And use a lot more energy too... So I don't know why the comparison.

30. yazbuh

Posts: 29; Member since: Jun 21, 2012

They have different architecture, you can't just directly compare a RISC to a CISC architecture. 1ghz intel could still beat a 2.7ghz snapdragon

40. pulkit1

Posts: 354; Member since: Jul 03, 2014

Now that is where you are wrong . snapdragon 805 would be around the power of 1.5ghz core i3 extrapolating from geekbench.

43. yazbuh

Posts: 29; Member since: Jun 21, 2012

Now your comparing a quad core to a dual core i3, just try comparing it to a i5 quad.

34. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

I hope that this year the Motorola Nexus X comes to Verizon. Man Verizon really misses the Nexus line. When the Samsung Galaxy Nexus came out for Verizon, wow those were glorious days!

8. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

What do you expect, a Samsung camera sensor lol? Sony camera sensors are the best.

18. kent-gaga

Posts: 609; Member since: Apr 10, 2012

Samsung's isocell is pretty much better than exmor R/Rs imo but things are going to change once Sony release their first smartphone with their latest curved sensor

41. pulkit1

Posts: 354; Member since: Jul 03, 2014

but in low light isocell struggles more than the sony sensor .

11. boosook

Posts: 1442; Member since: Nov 19, 2012

The 13mp Sony sensor is not bad at all! Camera will be better than the Nexus 5 one. Unfortunately, it will probably miss the optical stabilizer, though I have to say that it has not proven to be very effective on the N5.

15. kumarabhishek591

Posts: 150; Member since: Feb 22, 2014

Note 4 will also use sony camera

29. engineer-1701d unregistered

i love this , this could be my first nexus phone.

2. mdroid

Posts: 48; Member since: Mar 15, 2013

yeah, bring it on.

3. avyfa

Posts: 16; Member since: Feb 25, 2014

Oh, God, finally 64gb version!

5. Quantificateur

Posts: 3; Member since: Aug 27, 2014

It's a third-party seller. Not officialy fnac.com

6. hboy857

Posts: 367; Member since: Jun 03, 2013

Please no QHD display and put a bigger battery.

42. fireblade

Posts: 717; Member since: Dec 27, 2013

yep, FHD screen is enough. We want a 3000 mAh battery

7. Brounoh

Posts: 1; Member since: Aug 27, 2014

Allow me to throw some doubts here: 32Go version says 5.3" screen while the 64Go version says 5.2" screen Also, this seems to be a 3rd Party vendor "Martitek" rather than the big name retailer Fnac...

9. kassi

Posts: 109; Member since: May 25, 2013

googles first android L phone and its 32bit, what a shame

12. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Seems costlier than early Nexuss.

28. TylerGrunter

Posts: 1544; Member since: Feb 16, 2012

It is, but that's if you buy in fnac at launch time. Let's see how that translates if you buy in the play store ;)

17. Lt.Green

Posts: 397; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

*heavy breathing*

21. OldNorseBruin

Posts: 235; Member since: Mar 12, 2013

Waitaminute... Is it a 5.2 screen or what has been reported many times earlier: 5.9? Landscape Mode users prefer using the longer screen.

22. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

Please Subsidize it on EVERY country! The price justification of the nexus 5 and the G2 is not that much here... There is only about ~$60 gap between the two.

23. Quantificateur

Posts: 3; Member since: Aug 27, 2014

It's just a fake, check the word "Quad" on second screenshot...

24. Quantificateur

Posts: 3; Member since: Aug 27, 2014

Original link fnac.pt/LG-D821-Nexus-5-16GB-Black-Telemovel-Telem​ovel/a804980 TK has just used page editor ...

25. AfterShock

Posts: 4146; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Discieved. I don't believe this to be true. Last year, all the rumors were pretty much way off base for the N5 too.

26. freesoul

Posts: 3; Member since: Aug 27, 2014

Of course it is fake, This is show how easy to manipulate media by creating false rumors with fake images.

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