Google has discontinued the Nexus 4 which means Google is making way to unleash the next Nexus smartphone. Google has not officially spoken about the Nexus 5 but it is quite evident that Nexus 5 is going to be released very soon as more and more rumors are coming out from different sources.
On Sept 17, Google stopped selling Nexus 4 units when it went out of stock. Google is not likely to bring fresh stock of Nexus 4 but rather Google will be releasing a new Nexus phone. Some experts predict that the next Nexus 5 will also be an LG product like the Nexus 4.
Also another rumor about the Nexus 5 came through the two FCC filings which indicate that the handset will be powered with Android 4.4 KitKat. More and more leaked photos of the LG Nexus 5 are being published on the web.
Google Nexus 5 which is codenamed as Hammerhead will be featuring a 1080p display screen. The size of the display is still not confirmed but according to the recent leaks, the display size can be 5inch or 5.2inch. The Nexus 5 will be powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core CPU along with Adreno 330 CPU. The Nexus 5 will also support LTE connectivity.
A new leak coming through Wi-Fi certifications show that the next Nexus can possibly be an LG product. The LG D820 model is rumored to be sold as Nexus 5 model. By the way, two versions of the LG D820 were spotted namely, the LG D820C and LG D820S passing Wi-Fi certifications. So, we can pretty much feel that the Nexus 5 release date is fast approaching. Still other rumors suggest that the next Nexus 5 will be a Motorola handset.
According to rumors surrounding the Google Nexus 5 release date, the handset which will be powered with Android 4.4 KitKat will come out on October 14. However, this piece of information has not been officially announced by Google. However, all Nexus 5 rumors indicate that the Nexus 5 release date will be in the month of October.