Last week, Indian price details appeared for the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P and now we have a release date. Google has been issuing invites to a launch event in New Delhi at 11am IST on Tuesday. Google’s Rajan Anandan, Vice President & Managing Director for South Asia & India, will be at the event.
If you missed our launch coverage, the Nexus 5X kicks of the range at a lower price point. The phone is set to cost Rs. 31,900 for 16GB of internal storage and Rs. 35,900 if you want 32GB of space. The phone comes with a 5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 808 processor, 2GB of RAM and a 2,700mAh battery. Both phones share a 12.3 megapixel rear camera, support for Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology and have a fingerprint scanner on the back. Don’t forget the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system too.
The Nexus 6P is the slightly more high-end of the two phones, featuring a 5.7-inch QHD display, more powerful Snapdragon 810 SoC, 3GB of RAM and a larger 3,450mAh battery. The phone also has a metal build and front facing speakers. In terms of price, the 6P will cost Rs. 39,999 for the 32GB internal storage option and Rs. 42,999 for the 64GB variant.
The Nexus 6P will be available in Frost White, Aluminium, and Graphite colour options, while the Nexus 5X will come in your choice of Carbon Black, Quartz White, or Ice Blue. Keep your eyes peeled for all the official Indian launch details on Tuesday.