Google has started selling the Nexus 5 and the new Nexus 7 in India. There are two variants of the Nexus 5 device – the 16GB and the 32GB version. The price of Nexus 5 16GB is Rs. 28, 999 and the price of Nexus 5 32GB is Rs. 32, 999. The price of the 16GB Wi-Fi Nexus 7 is Rs. 20, 999, while the price of the 32GB Wi-Fi Nexus 7 is Rs. 23, 999.
New Nexus 7
The Nexus 5 is the official Google Android Smartphone. The new Nexus 7 comes with FullHD screen. Both Nexux 5 and the new Nexus 7 are available on Google Play Store. So, the Indian customers can directly purchase the devices from the Store.
The 32GB version of Nexus 7 has support for LTE. The cost of the LTE version is Rs. 27, 999. The Nexus 5 has also started the sales in retail stores for the common Indian customers all across the country. In retail store, however, the price of the 16GB Nexus 5 is Rs. 29, 999 and the price of the 32GB version is Rs. 33, 999 – Rs. 1,000 more for both variants.
Purchase from Google Play Store
Buying from the Google Play Store is easy as the purchase is done online and the cost is paid through a credit card that is already registered with Google. The Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 (the 32GB version) will ship without delay. However, the Nexus 7 (16GB version) will ship only after November 26.
The Nexus 5 comes with high-end and superior hardware quality used in the production of the phone. The Smartphone is pretty much cheaper as against the other high-end Smartphones like the Galaxy Note III or the LG G2. The reason is that the device is a low margin product for the company.
A 2.26 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor powers the Nexus 5. The display of the device is 4.9 inches and has 2GB of RAM. There are two variants of the device, namely the 16GB version and the 32GB version both of which have a resolution of 1080p.
There is 8MP rear camera that has an optical image stabilization feature. The front camera is 1.3MP. The device with 2300mAh battery comes with Android 4.4 KitKat.
The 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro quad-core processor powers the Nexus 7. The device has 7 inch screen with a FullHD resolution. With 2GB RAM the gadget gets decent power with 3950mAh of battery. There are two cameras – the rear camera is 5MP and the front camera is 1.2MP.