All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Nexus’

Google Unveils New Nexus Phones, Pixel C Tablet

Google Unveils New Nexus Phones, Pixel C Tablet

Google made a bunch of announcements at a press event today, including the new Chromecast and Chromecast Audio, which we talked about here. Among the announcements were three new Android devices from the company. Two of these are new Nexus phones: the Nexus 6P and the Nexus 5X. Both include a new fingerprint sensor called Nexus Imprint and Android Pay …

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Google Announces Android 5.0 Lollipop, New Nexus Devices

Google just announced that the new version of Android is called Lollipop. It also announced a trio of new Nexus devices: the Nexus 6 smartphone, the Nexus 9 tablet, and the Nexus Player Android TV device. First things first. Google showed off the new Android at Google I/O back in June. Here’s the presentation if you want to familiarize yourself: …

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HTC Is Making A Tablet For Google [Report]

HTC isn’t doing so hot despite having one of the best reviewed smartphones of the year in 2013. While the company will try to turn it around in 2014 with a successor, it also may be working with Google on a new Nexus product. Focus Taiwan reports that HTC has won the bidding war that will see it produce the …

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Nexus Tablet: In the News This Holiday Season

Google seems to be constantly making the news with its Nexus tablet. The most recent rumblings involve the Nexus 10 2, the newest version of its 10-inch tablet. Rumor has it that the Nexus 10 2 may launch ahead of CES 2014. CES is an annual international consumer electronics and technology trade show, the self-described “global stage where next-generation innovations …

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Nexus 5 Found Easier To Repair Than Other Smartphones

The Nexus 5 is already a hit. Google’s latest flagship device has been getting nothing but positive reviews, and it’s already backordered on Google Play. Now what is perhaps the most important review for the device has finally rolled in. The guys at iFixIt are back with their traditional teardown review of the Nexus 5. All you ever wanted to …

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Google Officially Announces The Nexus 5

After months of speculation and rumors, the day is finally here. Google has announced the Nexus 5 and it’s everything we hoped it would be. In the official announcement, Google confirms that the Nexus 5, just like the Nexus 4, is made by LG. Here’s what you can expect from it: Its design is simple and refined to showcase the …

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Latest Nexus 5 Leak Suggests Device Will Launch November 1

Earlier this month, Nestle teased that Android 4.4, and presumably the Nexus 5, would be unveiled on October 28. That may still be the case, but a new leak suggests that the Nexus 5 won’t actually launch today, but rather a little later in the week. Over the weekend, the ever reliable @evleaks shared the Nexus 5 press render that …

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Nexus 5 Accidentally Shows Up On Google Play, Is Promptly Removed

The Nexus 5 has been the worst kept secret out of Google all year. We’ve known about it for months, and we’ve even seen video of it time and time again. Now Google itself is getting in on the leaking action via its official Google Play store. Droid-Life reports that the Google Play store was updated last night with the …

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Here’s 7 Minutes Of The Nexus 5 In Action

We still don’t know when Google’s Nexus 5 will be released, but recent rumors peg it as launching later this month. That certainly seems appropriate as more and more people are somehow getting their hands on the latest smartphone from Google and LG. smartphones.sfr.fr recently got its hands on the Nexus 5, and uploaded seven minutes of them playing around …

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Nexus 5 Service Manual Leaks, Confirms Specs Once And For All

Late last month, an Android 4.4 log file pulled from a Nexus 5 was leaked onto the Internet. It seemingly confirmed the specs that Google’s Nexus 5 would be packing. With how leaks go, however, it very well could have been a fake. With that in mind, a recent leak pretty much confirms that leaked log file was the real …

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Android 4.4 Leak Reveals Nexus 5 Specs

Earlier this month, Google announced that Android 4.4, or KitKat, would be launching before the end of the year. We also understand that the latest version of Android will be accompanied by a new Nexus phone made by LG – the Nexus 5. Beyond that, we don’t know much else, but a recent leak may have just given us a …

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Google Cuts Nexus 4 Price By $100

The Nexus 4 remains one of the best smartphones on the market, especially for its price. Google is now making its smartphone almost impossible to resist. Google announced today that both variations of the Nexus 4 – the 8GB and 16GB variants – are now $100 cheaper. That means the 8GB Nexus 4 now sells for $199 and the 16GB …

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The Next Nexus Phone Will Be Made By Motorola [Rumor]

So far, Google’s Nexus phones have been made by Samsung and LG. Some think that LG will make the next Nexus phone, but others wonder why Google just doesn’t have Motorola make it. After all, Google now owns the handset manufacturer. As it turns out, Google might actually involve Motorola in the future of Nexus. In a post from Taylor …

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Here’s All The New Stuff In Android 4.3

At an event yesterday, Google announced the new Nexus 7 and the Chromecast. New hardware is always exciting, but many more were just as exciting to see that Android 4.3 was finally revealed. While not a huge upgrade from previous versions, this new flavor of Jelly Bean has its fair share of interesting features. The most compelling new feature by …

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Google Thinks The New Nexus 7 Will Make Middle School Less Awkward

Did you hear? Google finally unveiled the new Nexus 7 during an event this morning. The successor to last year’s Nexus 7 comes with a number of hardware and software enhancements, but the real benefit comes in the form of making our children’s lives easier. As part of the Nexus 7 reveal, Google shared an ad that shows how the …

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Google Announces New Nexus 7, Chromecast

Last week, it was revealed that Google would be hosting a breakfast this morning with Sundar Pichai. It was assumed that he would spend the morning talking about Android and perhaps a new Nexus 7. He and other Googlers did that, but they also announced what amounts to a refresh of last year’s Nexus Q. Pichai kicked off the event …

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This Is What The New Nexus 7 Looks Like

Later this week, Google will be hosting an event with Android and Chrome boss Sundar Pichai. It’s pretty much a given that he’ll announce something related to Android, and some think that something may be the new Nexus 7. Everyone’s favorite tech leaker, evleaks, now has the official press render of the new Nexus 7 up. The leak doesn’t confirm …

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New Nexus 7 To Cost $229 For 16GB, $269 For 32GB [Rumor]

Are we going to see the new Nexus 7 at next week’s Google event? There’s a good possibility, and it’s becoming even more likely after the latest leak. Android Central received a tip and photographic evidence from an unnamed retail source that claims to have the prices of the new Nexus 7. The image shows that the 16GB model of …

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New Nexus 7 Makes A Stop At The FCC

Google confirmed before its annual developer conference that no new hardware would be shown, but it was still disappointing to see the company not introduce the oft-rumored new Nexus 7. It’s fine now, however, as the FCC has pretty much revealed the new tablet for us. A new 7-inch tablet from Asus bearing the Nexus moniker has recently made its …

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HTC One Nexus Edition Is Official, Will Cost $599

It was rumored last week that HTC would release a Nexus Edition of its popular HTC One handset after the news of a Nexus Edition of the Galaxy S4 was received with such positive buzz at Google I/O. Now HTC has went and confirmed that rumor. HTC announced today that a Nexus Edition of the HTC One will be available …

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Is Google Working On A Nexus Q Successor?

Remember the Nexus Q? It was the media player that Google showed at I/O last year, and then disappeared from the market after shipping out the Q for free to those who pre-ordered it. Now it seems that Google is going to take another crack at a media streaming device. Engadget reports that a media player from Google has hit …

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Google To Introduce A New 11-Inch Tablet This Year [Rumor]

At Google I/O last year, Google showed that it was serious about making Android a serious contender in the tablet space with the Nexus 7. It inched in on Apple’s turf later that year with the Nexus 10, a Samsung-built tablet sporting the largest resolution yet seen on a mobile device. Now Google may be teaming up with Samsung to …

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Google Fiber Android App Now Supports All Android 4.2 Devices

One of the coolest things about Google Fiber is that the company throws in a free Nexus 7 tablet for those who subscribe to Google Fiber’s Internet and TV package. The tablet acts as a controller of sorts for the set top box allowing users to control all aspects of their television experience. Now the experience is moving to other …

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Google Removes Unofficial Nexus 4 LTE Support In Latest Update

In November, it was discovered that Google’s Nexus 4 had a LTE chip in it. Some users were able to get the 3G-only phone onto 4G LTE networks in Canada, but it wasn’t exactly a widespread exploit. It apparently was enough of an issue, however, for Google to patch it out in the latest Android update. Anandtech reports that the …

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Next-Generation Nexus 7 May Drop Nvidia For Qualcomm [Rumor]

Rumors have been building for a while now that Google will be introducing a new Nexus 7 this year. It will reportedly launch in May and feature a full HD display. Beyond that, we don’t know much else about the rumored hardware, but a recent report provides a few more details. Pacific Crest analyst Michael McConnell recently said that the …

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Nexus Tablet Refresh Could Come in May [RUMOR]

DitiTimes, a Taiwanese publication that covers the tech manufacturing industry in Taiwan, is reporting that the next version of Google’s Nexus 7 tablet could be coming as soon as May of 2013. Citing “sources from the upstream supply chain,” the report claims that Google is once again working with Asus on the tablet. The device is rumored to feature a …

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T-Mobile Nexus 7 Now Available On Google Play Store

There was much rejoicing when Google finally offered a HSPA+ option for its popular Nexus 7 tablet. The only minor concern was that AT&T was the only carrier listed as the device came with an AT&T SIM card. There are other HSPA+ networks in this country, but they never got a page on the Google Play store until now. It …

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Did LG Already Stop Making The Nexus 4?

The Nexus 4 came out last year to rave reviews from critics and consumers. The latest smartphone from Google and LG was a victim of its own popularity, however, and has been consistently sold out for the past month. A new report out of CES may shed some light on why that has been the case. IBTimes UK reports that …

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LG Rubs In The Fact That You Can’t Buy A Nexus 4 With Jealousy Inducing Video

The Nexus 4 has been sold out for quite a while now. The best thing to do is try to ignore the allure of Google’s latest smartphone. Google isn’t making it easy though as the company recently posted a video showing off Jelly Bean’s impressive Photo Sphere feature. LG is far crueler, however, as it’s showing off just how awesome …

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Google Nexus 4 Sells Out In Less Than An Hour

As promised, Google’s Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 both went on sale this morning. Both devices have proven to be pretty popular, but the Nexus 4 may just be Google’s most popular device yet. The Next Web reports that the Nexus 4 sold out on the Google Play store in about 50 minutes this morning. If you check the store, …

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