Google Nexus 5 Review

4.0
December 11, 2013 | Mark Goldstein |

Specifications

  • Screen
    • 4.95” 1920x1080 display (445 ppi)
    • Full HD IPS
    • Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
  • Cameras
    • 1.3MP front facing
    • 8MP rear facing with Optical Image Stabilization
  • Dimensions
    • 69.17x137.84x8.59 mm
    • 4.59 ounces (130g)
  • Battery
    • 2300 mAh
    • Talk time up to 17 hours*
    • Standby time up to 300 hours†
    • Internet use time up to 8.5 hours on Wi-Fi, up to 7 hours on LTE‡
    • Wireless Charging built-in

    *Testing was conducted by Google using preproduction Nexus 5 devices and software. Talk time tests used default settings with Wi-Fi off and LTE on.
    †Standby time tests used default settings with LTE on and Wi-Fi connected to a test access point. Wi-Fi internet tests had Airplane Mode on with Wi-Fi connected to a test access point, while loading three popular websites cached on a local server. The Nexus 5 loaded a page, waited 40 seconds, and then loaded a page from the next site.
    ‡LTE internet tests had Wi-Fi off and LTE on, and used the same testing method as the Wi-Fi internet tests.

  • Audio
    • Built-in speaker
    • 3.5mm stereo audio connector
  • Processing
    • CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 800, 2.26GHz
    • GPU: Adreno 330, 450MHz
  • Wireless
    • Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G/5G) 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
    • NFC (Android Beam)
    • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Networks
    • 2G/3G/4G LTE
    •  
    • North America:
    • GSM: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
    • CDMA: Band Class: 0/1/10
    • WCDMA: Bands: 1/2/4/5/6/8/19
    • LTE: Bands: 1/2/4/5/17/19/25/26/41
    •  
    • Rest of World:
    • GSM: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
    • WCDMA: Bands: 1/2/4/5/6/8
    • LTE: Bands: 1/3/5/7/8/20
  • Memory
    • Choose 16GB or 32GB internal storage (actual formatted capacity will be less)
    • 2 GB RAM
  • Ports and Connectors
    • microUSB
    • SlimPort™ enabled
    • 3.5mm stereo audio jack
    • Dual microphones
    • Ceramic power and volume buttons
  • Sensors
    • GPS
    • Gyroscope
    • Accelerometer
    • Compass
    • Proximity/Ambient Light
    • Pressure
    • Hall

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