LG Nexus 5X was launched on October 2015. With its launch it became an instant hit in market. It is a modest phone in reasonable budget. LG Nexus 5X co-designed by LG Mobiles
and Google is a phone well accepted by the critics.
The processor of LG Nexus 5X is Quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53 & dual-core 1.82 GHz Cortex-A57. Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 is its processor make. Its screen size is 5.2 inches. Its resolution is 1080x1920 pixels. Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow) is its operating system. It has a non-removable Li-Po 2700 mAh battery. Its endurance rating is 60h. It means its battery is not too good but not too bad either. It has 16 GB internal storage capacity which is awesome when you consider internal storage capacity. Unfortunately it has no slot for external storage. So, you can say it has no external storage capacity. It has a 2 GB RAM. It has 12.3 mega-pixel rear camera with flash and the front camera is of 5 mega-pixels only. It has an elegant look with gentle texture which gives a good feel when you hold.
Like other phones it has pros and cons too. Its price is a major favourable thing. Its display is really amazing. It is not too big or too small. Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 with Adreno 300 is a nice thing for who are looking for the best processor make. The Operating System of this phone is the latest which gives consumers best android use. It is decent with connectivity. It has few cons too. Nexus 5X like other phones of Nexus series doesn’t have really good design though it is durable. It doesn’t have facility for external storage. So, you can’t have any external storage in this phone. Its RAM is only 2 GB which doesn’t justify its price. Its battery doesn’t support wireless charging. It is also not quick charging 2.0 certified. It has only single sim slot.
When you look at the market you can see that Nexus 5X faces direct competition from Moto X Style
. Though they have little price difference but design is contrasting. Though Nexus 5X has improved design from previous phones of Nexus series still it pales away in front of Moto X Style. Though both use LCD technology in display but Moto X Play provides better and vibrant display. Moto X Style has 3 GB RAM but this phone has only 2 GB RAM. USB Type-C port makes Nexus 5X better of the two in hardware. Though both are not too good in camera Moto X Style pips this phone on video stability. When it comes to software this phone is way better than Moto X Style.
One should buy Nexus 5X who are more interested in superb hardware and amazing software. With improved camera from previous versions of phones in Nexus series, this phone will not disappoint you. If you are looking at a phone in this price range, don’t ignore this phone.