The Nexus 5 is the successor of the Nexus 4 and it’s the second Nexus smartphone co-developed by Google and LG. The highly-appreciated smartphone was introduced late October 2013, synchronized with the debut of Android 4.4 KitKat.
The Google Nexus 5 arrives with a 5-inch True HD IPS+ display with Full HD (1080 x 1920) resolution and Gorilla Glass 3 protection, while being underpinned by a Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 SoC with quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 CPU and Adreno 330 GPU.
The smartphone also arrives with 2 GB of RAM, 16/32 GB of internal storage and all the connectivity options worthy of a modern smartphone including DC-HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and microUSB 2.0.
The Google Nexus 5 measures 137.9 x 69.2 x 8.6 mm and weighs 130 grams, despite having to accommodate a 2,300 mAh battery.
On the back of the handset you will be able to find an 8 MP camera with autofocus, optical image stabilization, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, photo sphere, HDR, dual recording, and support for full HD video recording. It also comes with a 1.3 MP secondary cam.