• 5.2" (1920x1080) IPS LCD
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 808 SoC
    32GB Storage
  • 12.3-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2700 mAh

The Google Nexus 5X phone has a 5.2-inch (1920x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 12.3MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2700 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 808 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductNexus 5X (2015), Price: 310 USD at Amazon
Display5.2" 1920x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 12.3-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • Snapdragon 808 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • None
Battery2700 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 136g (4.8oz), 147 x 72.6 x 7.9 mm (5.79 x 2.86 x 0.31 inches)
Price (Market)$310
Diagonal (inches)5.2"
Display/Body Ratio69.8%
Sharpness (PPI)424 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeMedium
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)2700 mAh
Talk Time17 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 808
Processor ModelMSM8992
Processor # Cores6
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)quad-core 1.44 & dual-core 1.82 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options32GB
Memory Card TypeNone
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Nexus 5X Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does Nexus 5X costs?

The last time we checked, the Nexus 5X was retailing at around $310 online. Things may have changed a bit since.

Is the Google Nexus 5X waterproof?

No. the Nexus 5X has not been rated as water-proof as we do not have an IP-Rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Nexus 5X Dual-SIM?

No, the Nexus 5X does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Asia. We mainly track USA data.

Is the Nexus 5X 4K?

No, the Nexus 5X 1920x1080 resolution is not 4K. 4K is usually defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but there are a few more variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Nexus 5X capable of Wireless Charging?

No, the Nexus 5X is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does Nexus 5X feature Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Nexus 5X does not support Qi Wireless Charging.

Is the Nexus 5X 4G-compatible?

Yes, the Nexus 5X is a 4G device that is rated 4G LTE cat6 (301 Mbps).

Is the Nexus 5X a 5G phone?

No, the Nexus 5X is not a 5G handset.

Does the Nexus 5X have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Nexus 5X has a USB-C connector.

If the battery of the Nexus 5X removable?

No, the Nexus 5X does not have a removable battery.

Google Nexus 5X Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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Geekbench 4 Single

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Geekbench 4 Multi

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3DMark Slingshot 3.1

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.)

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better