Tech specs: Google Nexus 5

    Learn about the key features and specifications of the Google Nexus 5.

     

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    Key features

    • Snapdragon™ 800, 2.26GHz processor
    • HDR+ Photography
    • Android™ 4.4, KitKat®
    • Wireless charging
    • Hands free with "Ok Google" functionality

     

    Specs

    Battery

    Usage time: 17 hours

    Standby time: 300 hours

    Wireless charging type: Qi

     

    Dimensions

    2.7 x 5.4 x 0.33 inches

    Weight 4.59 oz

     

    Display

    4.95" 1920 x 1080 screen

    Full HD IPS Corning Gorilla Glass 3

     

    Keyboard

    Touch screen with on-screen keyboard

     

    Memory

    2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM

    16 GB internal storage

     

    Network

    2G/3G/4G/LTE Capable

    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

    Globally

    GSM: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz

    WCDMA: Bands: 1/2/4/5/6/8

    LTE: Bands: 1/3/5/7/8/20

    Operating System

    Android 4.4 KitKat

     

    Processor

    Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 800

    2.3 GHz Quad-Core Krait CPU

     

    System Manager (Carrier IQ)

    No

     

    Emergency Alerts (CMAS)

    Yes

     

    HD Voice Capable

    Yes

     

    MobileLife Contacts

    No

    Connectivity
    • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
    • Wi-Fi web browsing
    • Wi-Fi sharing
    • NFC
    • Tethering APN
    • Micro USB
    • Bluetooth® 4.0,  A2DP (stereo Bluetooth), OPP (Object Push Profile), HFP, AVRCP, PBAP

    Web

    • Android browser
    • HTML 5.0, XHTML 1.2
    • CSS 1.0/2.1 (Partial)/ 3.0 (Partial)
    • RTP/RTSP
    • ECMAScript 3rd edition

    Camera

    • 8 MP (rear facing) OIS
    • 1.3 MP (front facing) HD
    • HDR+ Photography
    • 4X digital zoom
    • Flash
    • Auto focus
    • Face detection
    • Multiple shooting modes
    • Video recording

    Multimedia

    • Built-in speaker
    • 3.5 mm stereo audio jack
    • Dual Microphones
    • Ceramic power and volume buttons
    • Stereo audio (with headset)
    • Audio support: MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC, WMA, MPEG4, WAV, MIDI
    • Image support: GIF87A, GIF87A, PNG
    • Video support: 3GP, MP4, AVI, WMV
    • HAC support: M3