Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
  1. Galaxy Star Projector Amazon
    09:43 Deals

    This awesome $32 gadget went viral on TikTok and now Amazon shoppers are obsessed

  2. Best Exercise Machines
    13:17 Deals

    5 exercise machines on Amazon under $250 to build the home gym of your dreams

  3. Best Kitchen Gadgets
    08:33 Deals

    Amazon shoppers are obsessed with this $23 gadget that should be in every kitchen

  4. How To Save Money On Your Cable Bill
    15:37 Deals

    Your cable company is furious that we’re telling you about this $59 box on Amazon

  5. Amazon Gift Card
    07:58 Deals

    $25 in free Amazon credit beats any Prime Day deal – here’s how to get it




New Nexus 6 details emerge

March 5th, 2014 at 10:10 AM
Google Nexus 6 and Nexus Smartwatch Launch

LG will continue its partnership with Google and launch a Nexus 6 smartphone this year alongside Google’s first Nexus smartwatch, Gizmodo.de has learned from a source during last week’s MWC 2014 event in Barcelona, Spain.

LG has already made two Nexus devices including the 2012 Nexus 4 and 2013 Nexus 5 smartphones. The vendor also released a Nexus-like LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play Edition tablet last year. So it’s not necessarily surprising to hear that the South Korean device maker may be involved in this year’s Google Nexus plans.

According to the German publication, the Nexus 6 will be a “lightweight” version of the LG G3, although the device has not actually been detailed. Assuming the report is accurate, that wouldn’t be a surprising tidbit of information either, as both the Nexus 4 and Nexus 5 were watered down versions of the Optimus G and G2, LG’s flagship devices in previous years.

Gizmodo Germany also says that the recent rumors claiming Google’s partner for its first smartwatch ever are true, and LG is involved.

The publication seems also ready to confirm a different LG rumor that says the G3 will launch much earlier than anticipated, with June being the purported announcement month for the handset. However, it’s not clear what it means for the Nexus 6 launch. In previous years, both the Nexus 4 and Nexus 5 were launched in time for the holiday shopping season, following the respective Optimus G and G2 launches.

At MWC, Google’s Sundar Pichai assured journalists that a Nexus smartphone is not coming in the first half of the year, without elaborating on any Nexus 6 details. In addition to LG, Lenovo/Motorola has also been rumored to make a Nexus device this year. An interesting rumor is also saying that Google plans to discontinue the family next year and replace it with a Google Play Edition-like new family of handsets running a pure Android version.

Chris Smith started writing about gadgets as a hobby, and before he knew it he was sharing his views on tech stuff with readers around the world. Whenever he's not writing about gadgets he miserably fails to stay away from them, although he desperately tries. But that's not necessarily a bad thing.




Popular News