Nexus 5

  • Sesame is a system designed specifically for users with only limited or no use of their hands. The device pairs head tracking software with some familiar hardware with the goal of bringing smartphone functionality to those who would otherwise be unable to make use of it.
  • The definition of a Nexus device seems to change every year. They do always run the latest version of stock Android, but pricing, how they're sold and how high-end their specs are have fluctuated. Let's see what it means to be a Nexus phone today, as we compare the Nexus 6 to the Nexus 5.
  • The Nexus 5 and Moto X (2014) have a fair bit in common, with both handsets offering great specs at competitive price points. But having been on the market for almost a year, can Google’s handset hope to compete with Motorola’s 2014 refresh?
  • The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Nexus 5 may both be high-end smartphones, but they each offer a very different experience. Samsung’s new handset is a feature-packed flagship phablet, while the Nexus device focuses on providing the best Android experience on a budget.
  • Before Amazon announced the Fire Phone, many suspected that it would carry budget pricing – a la the Kindle Fire. Well, that wasn't the case. But does Amazon's handset offer anything over one of the best smartphone values around, the Nexus 5? Let's compare their features and specs.
  • For the last six months, the Nexus 5 has been the best combination yet of high-end hardware and affordable off-contract price. But there's a new kid in town that might give it a run for its money. Join Gizmag, as we compare the features and specs of the new OnePlus One with the LG/Google Nexus 5.
  • If you talk to the biggest Android fans, there aren't many brand names that hold more weight than "Nexus" and "HTC One." How does the latest hardware for each of these brands stack up? Let's compare the specs of the HTC One (M8) and LG/Google Nexus 5.
  • Samsung's Galaxy S5 looks like it's going to be a pretty minor update over the Galaxy S4. But is it an upgrade over the latest Nexus? Let's take the features and specs of the GS5 and Nexus 5, put them in our magical comparison machine, and see what happens.
  • Torn between the Nexus 5 and iPhone 5s? Now that we've had some extended hands-on time with both, we thought it was worth revisiting. Read on, as Gizmag goes hands-on to compare the LG/Google Nexus 5 and Apple iPhone 5s.
  • While there is no formal ceremony or rite of passage, it seems clear to me that 2013 was the year that Android finally came of age as a fully mature mobile OS to power the world. Rather than a fancy coronation ceremony, let's take a look back at the highlights of the past 12 months in Android.
  • If you want to look at the phones that best showcase iOS and Android, then you'd probably want to pit the iPhone 5s against the latest "pure Google" Nexus phone. Read on, as Gizmag does just that, comparing the features and specs of the LG/Google Nexus 5 and Apple iPhone 5s.
  • Gizmag regular Eric Mack has spent at least a month with both the Nexus 5 and the Galaxy S4 and goes in-depth to pick a winner between the pair in five categories, helping Android fans decide between these two top phones.