Nexus 6 Rumors: Specs

The Nexus 6 might be one of eight hot new phones Motorola launches this fall

By on August 21, 2014 at 9:30 AM.

The Nexus 6 might be one of eight hot new phones Motorola launches this fall

After reporting that the Motorola Shamu – also known as the Nexus 6 in most rumors – might actually be called the Moto S a few days ago, TKTechNews is back with a different Motorola leak and this one says that the Lenovo-owned company is preparing an arsenal of new Android devices, including the Motorola Shamu Nexus 6. More →

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Moto S Shamu Nexus 6

Motorola’s new mystery phone might not be the Nexus 6… it might be something even better

By on August 18, 2014 at 9:40 AM.

Motorola’s new mystery phone might not be the Nexus 6… it might be something even better

The Motorola Nexus 6, codenamed “Shamu,” might not actually be a Nexus 6 device, as many reports have said so far. Instead, the device could be an Android Silver heading to Verizon in the near future, TKTechNews seems to indicate. More →

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Nexus 6 Specs Leak

Benchmark reveals the Nexus 6’s specs are just as great as you hoped

By on August 13, 2014 at 9:15 AM.

Benchmark reveals the Nexus 6’s specs are just as great as you hoped

On Tuesday we got word that Google’s mysterious new Nexus 6 had at last shown up in a GFXBench benchmark, although that particular test didn’t give us too many specifics on what the device’s exact hardware specs will be. GSMArena points out that the benchmark has now been updated to include the full specifications and they’re just as impressive as we’d been hoping for. More →

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Motorola Nexus 6 Rumors: Specs

Google’s mysterious new Nexus phone reportedly spotted in new benchmark

By on August 12, 2014 at 1:15 PM.

Google’s mysterious new Nexus phone reportedly spotted in new benchmark

The Motorola Shamu, believed to be the Google Nexus 6 smartphone that may be launched later this fall, has been spotted in a benchmark test on GFXBench by Dutch publication TechTastic. Unfortunately, the device can’t really be confirmed just yet and specific details on all the device’s specs haven’t been posted to GFXBench as of this writing. More →

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Google Nexus 6 Features

3 ways Google can make the Nexus 6 the best Android phone ever

By on August 4, 2014 at 1:15 PM.

3 ways Google can make the Nexus 6 the best Android phone ever

The Nexus 5 was one of 2013’s best Android phones and anticipation is already running high for what Google will do for an encore with the Nexus 6. Marques Brownlee has put together a terrific new video “wish list” of things that he wants to see Google incorporate into the Nexus 6 and his suggestions go far beyond the standard realm of better specifications. More →

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Motorola Nexus 6 Shamu Release Date

Motorola Nexus 6 reportedly really coming, as Android Silver might be delayed

By on July 29, 2014 at 7:40 AM.

Motorola Nexus 6 reportedly really coming, as Android Silver might be delayed

Google and Motorola are apparently indeed working together on a Nexus 6 smartphone, a phablet of gigantic proportions unlike anything Motorola has done while under Google. Following a recent report from Android Police, which has obtained details about the Motorola “Shamu” Nexus 6, The Information said that it has been able to independently verify the device, adding that Google’s rumored Android Silver line of premium devices may be delayed. More →

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Motorola Nexus 6 Shamu Specs

The Nexus 6 may be coming from the most unexpected source

By on July 28, 2014 at 9:26 AM.

The Nexus 6 may be coming from the most unexpected source

Despite what many rumors said about the possibility of a Nexus smartphone being made by this particular company in previous years, it appears Motorola had to be bought and sold by Google to get an actual chance to making a Nexus smartphone. Following all the rumors that claimed Google is getting ready to discontinue the Nexus smartphone line next year, the company denied such plans at I/O 2014, suggesting a Nexus 6 is indeed in the making. And Android Police says that phone, dubbed Shamu, may be a 5.9-inch Motorola beast. More →

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Nexus 6 with Android L Release Date

Expect Nexus devices this year, as Google won’t ditch them in favor of Android Silver

By on June 27, 2014 at 7:45 AM.

Expect Nexus devices this year, as Google won’t ditch them in favor of Android Silver

Some reports have revealed that Google plans to ditch the Nexus family of devices next year and replace it with an Android Silver line that would consist of high-end devices running a stock Android version, much like Google Play Edition devices. Moreover, a report claimed a Nexus 6 would not be launched this year, somewhat further backed up by LG, which recently denied plans to build such a device for Google this year. However, Google head of Android engineering and the Nexus program at Google told ReadWrite that the Nexus line isn’t going anywhere, which seems to indicate that a Nexus 6 smartphone is still in the cards, just as a recent rumor suggested. More →

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Nexus 6 Specs Display

The Nexus 6 might not be dead after all

By on June 23, 2014 at 1:55 PM.

The Nexus 6 might not be dead after all

Recent reports have claimed that Google won’t be making a Nexus 6 smartphone this year, and will instead replace the Nexus family with a new Android Silver line of premium devices. What’s more, LG has also denied that it’s working on such a smartphne, which is significant because LG was responsible for developing the last major Nexus smartphone, the Nexus 5. However, Ausdroid has learned from “a source within Google who is close to the project” that the Nexus 6 is still very much in the picture and will be launched later this year. More →

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Nexus 6 and Android Silver

No Nexus 6 this year, but LG is reportedly working on the first ‘Android Silver’ phone

By on May 19, 2014 at 10:15 AM.

No Nexus 6 this year, but LG is reportedly working on the first ‘Android Silver’ phone

Earlier this year, Russian blogger Eldar Murtazin said Google will discontinue the Nexus line in 2015 and replace it with a family of handsets. At the same time, rumors about 2014 Nexus tablets and smartphones arrived, suggesting that HTC may be working on a Nexus 8/9 tablet, while LG builds the Nexus 6 handset. But Murtazin’s revelations were soon backed by reports detailing Android Silver, a new Google initiative supposed to replace the Nexus line. More →

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Nexus 8 and Nexus 6

Google’s Nexus 6 phone and Nexus 8 tablet have been confirmed

By on May 13, 2014 at 12:18 PM.

Google’s Nexus 6 phone and Nexus 8 tablet have been confirmed

Each year Android fans start wondering what Google’s next Nexus devices will be called, and whether Google will correlate naming schemes to display size or not. This year, Google was expected to launch an 8.9-inch high-end tablet that will either be called Nexus 8 or Nexus 9, and a Nexus 6 smartphone likely based on the LG G3. Apparently two of these three product names have been confirmed in Chromium Code Review. More →

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