Google Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P both have got launched in India. All the Nexus lovers are definitely going to think about purchasing one of them. This time the manufacturer is different for both of them. Google Nexus 5X is made by LG, while Nexus 6P is made by Huawei. Nexus 5X will be getting available in 2 variants which are 16GB and 32GB. Nexus 6P may become the best option as it will be getting available in 3 variants which are 32GB, 64GB and 128GB. If your budget is more than 30,000, then you should definitely check out the comparison of features and price of Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. People won’t get much confused between them as there is good difference in the features of these new Nexus smartphones.
The 32GB version of Nexus 6P is priced at $499, while the 64GB and 128GB version are priced at $549 and $649 respectively. The price for Google Nexus 6P will start at Rs 39,999 in India. Nexus 5X’s 16GB variant is priced $379 only, while the 32GB variant is priced at $429. Price of Google Nexus 5X starts at Rs 31,900. The 32GB version of Nexus 5X is priced at Rs 35,900. Nexus 5X comes with one speaker only, while Nexus 6P comes with Dual Front facing speakers. Let me make you know the difference in features of these Nexus smartphones and you’ll be able to understand that why Nexus 6P is priced more than Nexus 5X.
Google Nexus 5X weighs 136 grams only, while Nexus 6P weighs at 178 grams. Nexus 6P is slim at 7.33mm, while Nexus 5X’s thickness is 7.99mm.
One of the pros of these smartphones is that both are going to come out of the box with Android 6.0 operating system.
5.2 inch vs 5.7 inch Display Screen
Google Nexus 5X comes with 5.2 inch FHD display screen having resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it has also got Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Pixel density of the 5.2 inch display screen is 423ppi.
You’ll get attracted to Google Nexus 6P because it has got a larger and superior quality display screen in comparison to Nexus 5X. The display screen is a 5.7 inch Quad HD display screen having resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. This high quality 5.7 inch display screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. Pixel density of Nexus 6P’s display screen is 518ppi.
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Processor, RAM and Storage Space Comparison
Nexus 5X comes with 1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 Hexa-Core processor, while Nexus 6P is powered with 2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Octa-Core 64-Bit processor. Nexus 5X comes with Adreno 418 GPU, while Nexus 6P is equipped with Adreno 430 GPU. Google Nexus 5X comes with 2GB RAM, while Nexus 6P come with 3GB RAM.
I already mentioned that Nexus 5X comes in 2 variants which are 16GB and 32GB, while Nexus 6P comes in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB variants. If you need more storage space, then you may definitely prefer Google Nexus 6P.
Both Provided with 12.3MP Rear Camera
The rear facing camera provided in both is a 12.3MP IR Laser-Assisted autofocus camera which comes with f/2.0 aperture. It comes with Dual Flash. You’ll be able to record 4K videos using this camera. Google has said that you’ll be able to take good quality pictures even in low light using the camera provided in these Nexus smartphones.
Nexus 5X comes with front camera of 5 megapixel, while Nexus 6P comes with a better front camera which is of 8 megapixel.
Both the new smartphones come with a single Nano SIM slot.
You’ll find there is no micro-USB slot available as Google has provided Type-C USB charging feature.
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, 4G LTE, GPS and NFC are the connectivity features which you’ll get with these flagship smartphones.
Battery : Nexus 6P Becomes a Preferred Option
Nexus 6P comes with powerful 3450 mAh battery, while Nexus 5X comes with 2700 mAh battery. So if you need a very powerful battery as you’re always outside, then you may definitely prefer Nexus 6P. You may even wait and buy this smartphone to know that how many hours the battery can actually last.
Both come with fast charging feature. Google has claimed that 10 minutes of charging will provide you with 7 hours talktime with Nexus 6P, while with Nexus 5X you’ll be able to get battery life of 3.8 hours with 10 minutes charging.
Nexus Imprint – Special Fingerprint Sensor
These smartphones come with a new fingerprint sensor which is Nexus Imprint. Google has introduced this new type of fingerprint sensor as it is very fast and it will never disappoint you. You’ll be even able to purchase products using Android Pay which is because of the inclusion of this fingerprint sensor.
Google has also launched a new tablet which is the Pixel C tablet. It has also unveiled some special products which are second-gen Chromecast dongle, Chromecast Audio etc.
After going through this comparison, you might have realized that Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P both are very powerful and equipped with good features. Price is something which may disappoint those who have budget under Rs 30,000. It will be interesting to see that whether Google will have any good offers for those who’re interested in these new Nexus smartphones. The shipping is going to start in October and you’ll need to head to Google Play Store for buying these Google Nexus smartphones. People from some of the countries which includes UK and USA will be soon able to pre-order these Nexus smartphones. Do let me know that whether you’re going with Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P and also let me know that which variant you’re going to purchase.