Google is one busy company today as they announced almost half a dozen products at once and some of them are definitely impressive as they have always been.
The Nexus 5X is definitely the top of the list because it is an exceptionally affordable phone that offers near flagship specifications. The phone’s 16 GB version costs $379 and the 32 GB at $429. It is the follow up to the LG Nexus 5 with a 5.-2 inch 1080p display and has a bigger 2,700 mAh battery.
It also features a powerful 12.3 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera. The highlight of the phone is that it uses a Type C USB connector which was previously found only in Apple devices. Google also announced their flagship Nexus 6P built by Huawei.
The 6P has a huge 5.7 inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The phone is powered by a Snapdragon 810 processor with 64-bit system and has a 3GB of RAM. It sports a USB Type C port, 12.3 megapixel rear camera and an 8 megapixel front camera. The phone is priced at $499 without any contract which makes it a great flagship to own.
Google also announced a new $35 Chromecast 2 which supports 5 GHZ Wifi, audio streaming made possible with an all new Chromecast audio device and a new design for the Chromecast 2 that makes it easy to attach to a HDMI port without breaking your television’s motherboard. The Pixel C tablet is very similar to Microsoft’s Surface with a 10.2 inch display, Nvidia X1 processor and 3GB of RAM. It will run on Android 6.0 Marshmellow which will debut to other flagship phones in a couple of days.
The tablet is priced at $499 and has a $149 keyboard which can be attached to make it more productive. The competition is definitely heating up with Apple’s iPhone 6S, 6S Plus as well as the newly announced Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X.
There’s also the Pixel C which competes against Surface and iPad Pro.