LG Nexus 5 Review

Today we will review a smartphone named LG Nexus 5, manufactured by two renowned multinational companies, LG Corporation and Google. Manufactured with the combination of Google, the LG Nexus 5 is completely an Android smartphone that even uses the Android official user interface.

The LG Nexus 5, just like its predecessor LG Nexus 4, is made up of a plastic. However, the plastic is of high quality which makes the device look premium. The device receives the corning gorilla glass 3 at the forepart which protects the screen from being scratched. The side bezels are also thin.

The device features an earpiece, the sensors, front facing camera at the top bezels. Further, LG Nexus 5 is equips capacitive buttons on the screen. The device also features notification LED light at the bezel below the display. Further, the device equips up main camera, a LED flashlight and a “Nexus” logo, and LG logo at its rear.

The device possesses a 3.5 mm headphone socket, and a secondary microphone at the top part. The bottom part carries the micro USB port, a primary microphone and speakers. The device features power button at the right side and the rigid volume alteration keys at the left. Besides, the device features the SIM cards slots and microSD card slot below the power key.

The LG Nexus 5 is built with 4.95 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The device also features full HD 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution with 445 ppi pixels density. The color production of the screen is good, text in the display is sharp. The viewing angles too are perfect. The device is also deprived of auto brightness option, which means users should manually adjust the screen brightness.

Moreover, the device runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box and is upgradable to Android 6.0 Marahmallow. The device is powered with Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 chipset, Quad-Core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 CPU and Adreno 330 GPU. The device is available in both 16 GB and 32 GB of ROM having 2 GB of RAM. However, the device lacks a microSD card slot.

The LG Nexus 5 acquires 8 MP, f/2.4, 30 mm, OIS, autofocus, LED flashlight main camera. The rear camera also comes with various features like 1/3.2″ sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, and so on. The rear camera is able to capture good photos during the daytime and shoots full HD videos at 1080p@30fps. The device also features 1.3 MP, f/2.4, 1/6″ sensor size, 1.9 µm pixel size front facing camera.

Similarly, the LG Nexus 5 equips 2300 Li-Ion non-removable battery. The battery has a good battery backup and can be used up for a day without any problem. The device also supports wireless charging. The device is available in black and white color.

LG Nexus 5 Price in Nepal : Rs. 40,000 (Around)

LG Nexus 5 Specification


 Size  4.95 inches
 Resolution  1080 x 1920 pixels
 Color Depth  16M


 CPU Speed 2.3 GHz
 CPU Type Quad-Core


 Video Recording Resolution  1920 x 1080 pixels
 Main Camera Resolution  8.0 MP
 Front Camera Resolution  1.3 MP
 Main Camera Auto-focus  Yes


 RAM  2 GB
 ROM  16 GB
 External Memory  No


 Multi-Sim  NA
 Sim Size  Micro-SIM (3FF)
 2G Sim  NA


 USB Version  USB 2.0
 Headphone  3.5 mm Stereo
 Wi-Fi/Wi-Fi Direct  802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual-Band), NA
 Bluetooth  Bluetooth v4.0
 PC Sync  NA
 Location  GPS, Glonass


 Operating Software  Android 5.0 Lollipop (Upgradable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow)

Physical Information

 Color+  Black and White
 Form Factor  Touchscreen Bar
 Dimension  137.9 x 69.2 x 8.6 mm
 Weight  130 g
 Water Resistant/Dust Proof  No


 Compass/Magnetometer  Yes
 Proximity Sensor  Yes
 Accelerometer  Yes
 Ambient Light Sensor  Yes
 Gyroscope  Yes
 Barometer  NA
 Temperature Sensor  NA


 Standard Battery Capacity  2300 mAh
 Removable  No

Audio and Video

 Video Playing Format  NA
 Video Playing Resolution  1920 x 1080 pixels
 Audio Playing Format  NA


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