Time to loosen your purse strings! The most awaited Android smartphone and tablet, Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 (2013), respectively have been listed on Google Play Store in India. Compared to the predecessors, this time Google has made them available fairly quick with Nexus 5 launched within a month after its global launch and Nexus 7 after three months of its release in July.
Nexus 5 is the first smartphone to be shipped with Android 4.4. KitKat and comes in two colors- Black and White. Here’s a rundown of its specs: 4.95 inch IPS display with Full HD Resolution (444 ppi) and 2.26 GHz Snapdragon 800 processor complemented by Adreno 330 GPU and 2 GB RAM under the hood. It comes in two memory variants of 16 GB and 32 GB with no option for memory expansion. For imagery, it gets a 8 megapixels rear camera with OIS and LED flash, and a 1.3 MP front-facing camera.
The 16 GB variant of Nexus 5 is priced at Rs 28,999 and 32 GB at Rs 32,999.
Nexus 7 sports a 7 inch display (1920 x 1200 pixels resolution, 323 ppi) and is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Po processor clocked at 1.5 GHz. In memory department, it has 2 GB of RAM and 16/ 32 GB of onboard storage. For photography, it offers a 5 MP primary camera and a 1.2 secondary camera. It gets Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS and NFC for connectivity purposes with an optional LTE variant, as well.
Nexus 7 with Wi-Fi connectivity is priced at Rs 20,999 for 16 GB variant and Rs 23,999 for 32 GB storage. The LTE version is available for 32 GB model only with the price tag of Rs 27,999.
Compared to their previous versions, this time Google has made them available fairly quick with Nexus 5 launched within a month after its global launch and Nexus 7 after three months of its release in July.
Google has also listed the accessories for the Nexus devices, with ‘Coming soon’ tag. For Nexus 5, one can get a Bumper Case in various colors for Rs 2,499 and LG QuickCover in Black/ White color for Rs 32,99. to protect the Nexus 7, one can get a protective sleeve in three colors for Rs 1,999.
Hit the Play Store to buy them and tell us which one you will be going for? or, not buying them at all?