Even though you can’t actually purchase a Nexus 6 yet, the idea of an almost 6″ screen isn’t everyones idea of a great form factor. The Nexus 5 is still a great option for those looking to purchase a phone though, and while Google hasn’t yet dropped the price on the Nexus 5, seemingly intending to keep it round as a second option, Expansys Australia has just dropped their price on all models of the phone.
Expansys are offering the Black, White and Red models of the Nexus 5 for a discounted price, as well as offering free shipping Australia wide. The 16GB model of the Nexus 5 has dropped to $384.99, while a 32GB model will set you back $409.99. Also currently receiving updates to Android 5.0 (Lollipop) – as long as you aren’t using a Telstra SIM card – the phone still has a fairly respectable list of specs on-board :
|OS||Android™ 4.4 (KitKat®)|
|Screen||4.95″ 1920×1080 display (445 ppi), Full HD IPS with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3|
|CPU||2.3 GHzQualcomm Snapdragon™ 800 SoC|
|GPU||Adreno 330, 450 MHz|
|RAM||2 GB RAM|
|Camera||8 MP Rear Facing with Optical Image Stabilisation with 1.3 MP Front Facing camera|
|Wireless||Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G/5G) 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC (Android Beam), Bluetooth 4.0 LE|
|Ports||3.5 mm stereo audio connector, Dual microphones, Ceramic power and volume buttons, Micro USB, SlimPort™ enabled|
|Charging||Wireless Charging built-in|
|Power||2,300 mAH Battery with : |
|Dimensions||69.17 x 137.84 x 8.59 mm @ 130grams/td>|
|In The Box||Nexus 5, USB sync/charge cable, AC Adaptor and cable, SIM ejection tool, Safety and Warranty information, Quick start guide|
The Nexus 5 is still selling for $399 and $449 for the 16GB and 32GB Nexus 5 on Google Play, which also attracts a $19.99 shipping fee on top. If you’re in the market for a new phone and want a Nexus, then the Nexus 5 may be the best fit for you. Head on over to the Expansys website and check it out.