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LG Nexus 5X (2015) review

Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
Adreno 418
2 GB / 16 GB
5.2 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
12.3 MP, 4608 x 2592 px, autofocus

LG announced the launch of the Nexus 5X smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the LG Nexus 5X phone with 5.2 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992 chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The LG Nexus 5X comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, and a Li-Po 2700 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.2 inches phone comes with IPS display (1080 x 1920 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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LG Nexus 5X specifications

BrandLG
NameNexus 5X
ModelNEXUS5X
Release date2015

Body

The weight of LG Nexus 5X is about 4.8 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this LG phone are average (5.79 x 2.86 x 0.31 inches).

Weight4.8 oz
Dimensions5.79 x 2.86 x 0.31 inches
Colorscarbon, ice, quartz
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The LG Nexus 5X comes with Android OS v6.0 (Marshmallow) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
CPUHexa-core, Quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53, Dual-core 1.82 GHz Cortex-A57
GPUAdreno 418

Display

The size of Nexus 5X screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.2 inches IPS display of LG Nexus 5X with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.2 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of LG Nexus 5X (2 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the Nexus 5X is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera12.3 MP, 4608 x 2592 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The LG Nexus 5X supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Nexus 5X comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Nexus 5X phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radiono
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 2700 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Nexus 5X isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 2700 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This LG phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the LG Nexus 5X, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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