Google Nexus 5: Last Hope In Nexus 5X

Budget-conscious stock Android users would be dismayed to know that the Google Pixel would start at $650, with the larger but similarly potent Pixel XL expected to ask for another $100 more. Those using the Nexus 5 don’t have anywhere to go. Unless they’re content leaving their device vulnerable to virtual threats down the road, Read more about Google Nexus 5: Last Hope In Nexus 5X[…]

Google Nexus 5 Has Only Two Months Left

It’s time for users of the Nexus 5 to consider relegating their device to a backup, because it is reaching its end pretty soon. After being officially dropped from Android 7.0 Nougat, the 2013 stock Android would likely cease receiving security updates in November. That’s the deadline that Google has outlined for the Nexus 5. Read more about Google Nexus 5 Has Only Two Months Left[…]

Google Having More Plans For Nexus 5X, 6P?

There are some leaks or tips from credible sources that aren’t as straightforward as the rest, serving only to confuse folks and fuel a variety of speculations for the fun of it. That’s basically what Stephen Hall of 9to5Google has done. He simply tweeted “Nexus isn’t dead” and has gotten everyone scratching their heads trying Read more about Google Having More Plans For Nexus 5X, 6P?[…]

Google Nexus 5X: One More Year!

Beginning with the Pixel and Pixel XL, Google is moving away not only from the Nexus name, but also from the mid-range segment. Prior to the Nexus 6, every model from the Nexus program competed against upper mid-range or entry-level flagship devices. The Google Pixel is the first time any small model from Google takes Read more about Google Nexus 5X: One More Year![…]

Android 7.0 Nougat Causes Familiar Nexus 5X Pain

The official Android 7.0 Nougat has led to a major problem for users of the Nexus 5X, one that feels quite familiar for many, even those on the Nexus 5. Since receiving the update, there have been numerous cases of the Nexus 5X experiencing boot loops. This is an issue typically faced by LG smartphones, Read more about Android 7.0 Nougat Causes Familiar Nexus 5X Pain[…]

Nexus 5X Users Dazed By Latest Nougat Issue

If you’re a Nexus 5X user, you may or may not be familiar with the issue of boot loops. Well, those who are in the latter category can finally get a chance to see what other Nexus 5X have been moaning about by updating to Android 7.0 Nougat. This spontaneous reboot issue is not joke, Read more about Nexus 5X Users Dazed By Latest Nougat Issue[…]

Google Pixel Boosts Value Of Nexus 5X

The arrival of the Google Pixel duo at the start of October would not only mark the conclusion of the Nexus name, but also the end of the road for the Nexus 5X lineage. What that means is that Google would no longer deal with mid-range phones. All stock Android smartphones prior to the Nexus Read more about Google Pixel Boosts Value Of Nexus 5X[…]

OnePlus 3 Looks To Steal Nexus 5 Owners

Seeing that OnePlus is looking to combine OxygenOS and HydrogenOS into one system, users of the OnePlus 3 could expect quicker updates from the company since its resources are no longer scattered and can be focused on improving software support. Even if that doesn’t happen, and OnePlus still sucks in keeping its users happy, the Read more about OnePlus 3 Looks To Steal Nexus 5 Owners[…]

Google Won’t Repeat Nexus 5 Mistake, Hopefully

Overall, the Google Nexus 5 is a cracker of a device, bearing a form factor rivaled by few of its peers, though it was made essentially for the upper mid-range segment. There is but one vital mistake Google made on its 2013 device, however. It was allowing LG to be in charge of producing the Read more about Google Won’t Repeat Nexus 5 Mistake, Hopefully[…]

Google Pixel Doesn’t Give HTC Credit

When it comes to OEMs in the smartphone industry, Google isn’t one of them. Its famed Nexus devices have always been the result of collaborations between the company and true OEMs like LG and Huawei that also help as product co-designers. But Google is finally following through on its word to exercise full control of Read more about Google Pixel Doesn’t Give HTC Credit[…]

Google Screwed Up After Nexus 5

It probably seemed like a good move at the time, but in hindsight Google shouldn’t have sold off Motorola. Looking back, people are starting to realize what a capable and reliable device the Nexus 6 is, especially in comparison to whatever LG and Huawei have helped produce for Google. The Nexus 6P is a marvelous Read more about Google Screwed Up After Nexus 5[…]

Google Pixel XL Leaves Nexus 6 Users Dissatisfied

Whereas the Nexus 6P is arguably the most overrated device from the Google Nexus series, its direct predecessor is likely the most underrated. Though many weren’t fans of Motorola at first, the Nexus 6 managed to change their minds. And users of the 6.0-inch phone are starting to realize that they enjoy larger phablets, especially Read more about Google Pixel XL Leaves Nexus 6 Users Dissatisfied[…]

Google Pixel XL Could Retain Nexus 6P Price

The final flagship smartphone unveiling of the year would be the HTC Nexus Marlin and Sailfish, which was what they were referred to for most of 2016. That’s not the case anymore – they’re now known as the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. Though most people would be more interested the 5.5-inch Pixel XL, seeing Read more about Google Pixel XL Could Retain Nexus 6P Price[…]

How Google Failed Nexus 6P Abroad

The most mainstream Android devices may be from Samsung, but the phones with the most devoted fans come from Google. It’s hard to blame them – the Nexus 6P has elevated the stock Android hardware from Mountain View to a whole new level. Unfortunately, its meteoric success has so far been confined within US borders. Read more about How Google Failed Nexus 6P Abroad[…]

Google Kicks Out HTC Brand For Pixel, Pixel XL

Since the start of 2016, there have been reports of Google planning to take full control of its Nexus hardware program, which would mean leaving third-party OEMs involved with the devices walled off in regard to input save for being production surrogates. Those reports have turned out to be true, as the renders and leaked Read more about Google Kicks Out HTC Brand For Pixel, Pixel XL[…]

Google Has Pushed Nexus 5X To Its Lowest

Look around at any other third-party retailer and you wouldn’t find a deal for the Nexus 5X that’s cheaper than what’s currently available through Project Fi. In an attempt to clear out its stock, Google is selling the device at $199. Most other retailers are touting their own low prices for the Nexus 5X, but Read more about Google Has Pushed Nexus 5X To Its Lowest[…]

Google, Huawei Revive Nexus 7 After 4 Years

The Google Nexus program as far more popular due to its smartphones than its tablets, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s tablets aren’t well-received. In fact, the Nexus 7 was one of the most beloved models of its generation. Many Nexus fans often pine for the 7.0-inch tablet, hoping that Google would create another Read more about Google, Huawei Revive Nexus 7 After 4 Years[…]