Google is heavily speculated to launch two Nexus smartphones this year, the LG Nexus 5 (2015) and the Huawei Nexus 6 (2015). Now, fresh rumors indicate that the LG variant of the upcoming smartphone is slated to release by the end of next month.
By citing leaked information on Weibo, a social networking site from China, Droid Feed reported that the LG Nexus 5 (2015) is speculated to feature a 5.2-inch Quad HD display of 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution.
It is expected to feature the Snapdragon 808 chipset that will power up the device at a processing speed of 1.8 GHz through its hexa-core processor. It will be assisted by 3 GB of LPDDR3 RAM, and will come preloaded with Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
The main camera of the LG Nexus 5 (2015) is rumored to be of 13-megapixel with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) technology and dual LED flash. The front-facing camera could be of 5-megapixel.
According to @onleaks, the Google Nexus 2015 smartphone from LG measures 146.9 x 72.9 x 8/9.8 mm. It will be featuring a USB Type-C connector, a fingerprint sensor and dual stereo speakers on its front side.
In the recent past, several photos of the alleged LG Nexus 5 (2015) have surfaced. Some of the recently leaked photos include:
Nexus leak cleaned-up. Polycarbonate back: Dope Laser autofocus: Dope No rear speaker: Good Camera bulge: Eh pic.twitter.com/zg9drD5iyV
— Marques Brownlee (@MKBHD) August 17, 2015
— NDTV Gadgets (@NDTVGadgets) August 28, 2015
According to G for Games, a South Korean media outlet has revealed that the LG Nexus 5 (2015) may release on Sept. 29. It does not mention the release date of Huawei Nexus 6 (2015). However, GSM Arena claimed that the Huawei model would be launched alongside the LG Nexus 5 (2015).