Google release the Nexus 5 on the 1st of November. The Nexus 4 successor was launched in the Google Play Store. Featuring quad core chip CPU, separate GPU chip and Android 4.4 Kitkat Operating System, the Nexus 5 is tagged at $349 for the 16GB version and $399 for the 32GB version. The device stands in tough competition to Samsung Galaxy Note 3. The device features 2 quad core CPU and great camera features.
The device will fight Samsung Galaxy Note 3 which made its debut in September, 2013. The device is priced at $899 for international and unlocked variant but it is tagged at $299 when purchased with a lock in period of 2 years.
Here is a comparison to help you make the right choice for this Christmas:
Screen Display: Samsung Note 3 features a gigantic Super AMOLED screen of 5.7 inches while Nexus 5 comes with 5 inches Full HD display.
Processor: Both the device are compacted with quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chip processor. Note 3 boasts of RAM of 3GB and Nexus 5 comes designed with RAM of 2GB.
GPU: Both Nexus 5 and Note 3 feature Adreno 330 graphics chip providing enhanced graphics and quick processing speed.
Internal Storage: Note is accessible in 16GB, 32GB as well as 64 GB version which an expandable storage of 6GB and Nexus 5 is available in 16GB and 32 GB versions.
Operating System: Nexus 5 runs on the recent Android 4.4 Kitkat operating system while Note 3 comes pre-installed with Jelly Bean 4.3 OS.
Camera: Galaxy Note 3 is well decked with 13MP rear camera and 2MP front camera while Nexus 5 sports 8MP back camera and 2.1MP front camera.
Battery Life: Packed with a battery of 3200mAh, Note 3 gives a better stand by and talk time in comparison to the 2300mAh battery of Nexus 5