Google officially announces the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P


During today’s Google Press Event, the company announced the next phoned in the Nexus line-up, the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. Both a smaller footprint phone with the LG Nexus 5X, with its 5.2″ display, and a larger phone with the Huawei Nexus 6P’s  that includes a 5.7″ WQHD AMOLED display (518 ppi). Both phones will also include the newest Google Android OS, 6.0 or Marshmallow out of the box, as well as USB Type C.

The Nexus 5X will come in two favors; 16GB at $379 and 32GB at $429, while the Nexus 6P has three different versions; 32GB at $499, 64GB at $599 and a 128GB at $649.

Both phones are also available for pre-order on the Google Store as of now, however at the time of this article there were not available. Both phones will also unlocked, so they’ll work on most major networks and will ship later in October. The phones will also include a 90 day free subscription to Google Play Music, a $50 dollar credit for the Google Play store and insurance via Nexus Protect.

Update: The Nexus 5X and 6P are now available via the Google Play Store – here.

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