Google’s Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P are great phones (at least if you’re not on Telstra) and Google wants to sing about them. In the US, Google has been playing commercials for both phones on prime-time TV, a real first for Nexus which have never really gotten their time in the spotlight. Now Google Australia has added the commercials to their YouTube channels, so it’s time to start watching broadcast channels here to see if they’re going to show up.
Both commercials clock in at the usual 30-second ad timing, making it an easy option to slot into a broadcast. The Nexus 5X commercial shows off the phone in white, black and mint colour options and focuses on the Camera’s ability to take pics in any light, Nexus Imprint and the Marshmallow software on the phone.
The Nexus 6P commercial also focuses on the Camera’s ability to take pictures in any light, the security focus of Nexus Imprint and the Marshmallow software on the phone but adds in the extra of the sculpted aluminium body.
Google and Huawei are investigating the Telstra Nexus 6P issues so hopefully that will be resolved post-haste. In the meantime on Vodafone and Optus the phone is AWESOME – cover on over to the dark side, we have Nexus 6P’s that work.
Let us know if you’ve seen these ads on Australian TV.