Pros and cons of Motorola Nexus 6

The next Nexus smartphone, Nexus 6 is finally launched and is going to be manufactured by Motorola. Google has launched a beast in form of a smartphone by launching Nexus 6. Nexus 6 comes with a 5.96-inch display screen which is around an inch bigger than the previous Nexus 5 smartphone. The 5.96-inch display of Nexus 6 gives a resolution of 1440 X 2560 pixels. The display of Nexus 6 comes coated with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection which will prevent any scratches on the display of the device.

Under the hood you will get a powerful 2.7 ghz quad core processor which is coupled with 3 GB RAM. These specifications directly compete with the recently launched Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Nexus 6 comes with an improved 13 mega pixel rear camera with dual-Led flash mounted around the camera in form of a ring and optical image stabilization. The front camera of Nexus 6 is a 2 mega pixel camera which is same as of the old Nexus 5. Nexus 6 will draw its power from a 3220 mAh battery which will make the device last for an entire day. Nexus 6 is soon going to be launched in many countries and if you are thinking to grab your hands on one have a look at the pros and cons first which we shared below.

Nexus 6 pros cons

Nexus 6 Pros


The 2.7 Ghz processor is based on Snapdragon 805 chipset. This is the second smartphone after Samsung Galaxy Note 4 which is based on Snapdragon 805 chipset. 3 GB RAM will give the best multi-tasking experience to the user.

Water Resistant

Wash your Nexus 6 by dipping it into a glass of water as Nexus 6 is water resistant. This is a great move done by Motorola by making Nexus 6 water resistant.

Operating System

Nexus 6 comes with the latest Android Operating System v5.0 Android Lollipop. Nexus 6 is the first device which will come with Android Lollipop installed on it.


Nexus 6 comes with a powerful 13 mega pixel rear camera. The dual LED flash is mounted right around the camera lens which will capture clear photos even in low light conditions. Optical image stabilization will prevent clicking any shaky images.

Turbo Charge

With the turbo charge feature in Nexus 6 you can charge the device in just 15 minutes which will give you backup for 6 hours.

Nexus 6 Cons

No Expendable Storage option

Just like Nexus 5, Nexus 6 is also not having option to add external memory card. There are only two storage options which are 32 GB and 64 GB.


Nexus 6 offers 6 inch display, which is quite big, even bigger than iPhone 6 Plus and Note 4. This might be the deal breaker point for some.


Nexus 6 is the most expensive device which is launched by Google in this year. The smartphone is available for $649 in United States. The $649 price tag is for the 32 GB model of Nexus 6.

These were the pros and cons of the next Nexus 6 smartphone. We hope now you can make a decision about purchasing Nexus 6.

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