Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 5 Android 4.4.3 Update Desperately Needed

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The Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 5 Android 4.4.2 KitKat update rolled out in November, bringing fixes and even camera enhancements to Nexus 5 users. Since then, Google has made a lot of promises but it has yet to deliver a new Nexus 7, Nexus 4, Nexus 10 and Nexus 5 Android […]

Nexus 5 Problem Identified, Google Working on Fix for Battery Life

Google is testing fixes fora big Nexus 5 problem that impacts battery life.

An annoying Nexus 5 problem that causes high processor use and poor Nexus 5 battery life is identified and Google is working on fixes for a Nexus 5 update. Over the past several months users complained of bad Nexus 5 battery life, eventually nailing down a problem with apps accessing the camera and a process […]

New Nexus 6 Details Leak Ahead of Launch

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New Nexus 6 details emerged again today as yet another source claims that Google will once again be working with LG, the company that designed both the Nexus 4 and the Nexus 5. Over the past week or so, we’ve started to see Nexus 6 rumors emerge at a surprising rate. With the Nexus 5 […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Nexus 5 Video

The Samsung Galaxy S5 and Nexus 5 displays are similar, but Samsung packs in extra features.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 will soon arrive on store shelves as a flagship Android smartphone that can compete with the best Android smartphones on the market, including the Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 is made by LG, but is just as much a Google product. Unlike many Android smartphones sold at U.S. carrier stores and […]

iPhone 6 vs. Nexus 5: What We Know So Far

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Google’s Sundar Pichai claims that a Nexus 6 won’t be arriving in the first half of the year which means that the Nexus 5, Google’s current Nexus smartphone, is going to be on shelves for the foreseeable future. That means that consumers are going to be weighing it against smartphones from 2014 including Apple’s 2014 […]

Nexus 6 Details Emerge Thanks to Google

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Google’s Sundar Pichai took questions at Mobile World Congress and the company’s Android head reportedly had a lot to say. In fact, Pichai revealed some Nexus 6 details narrowing the Nexus 6 release date for those interested in the follow up to the current Nexus smartphone, LG’s Nexus 5. On Halloween, Google announced the Nexus […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Nexus 5: 5 Key Differences

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When the Samsung Galaxy S5 arrives in April, it’s going to face stiff opposition and not just from the iPhone 5s either. The new Galaxy S5 will have to fend off Android competitors as well including Google’s Nexus 5, its flagship Nexus smartphone and a device that many consider to be the best Android smartphone […]

Google I/O 2014 Date Set for June 25-26

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Every year Google gathers thousands of developers, gamers, and Android enthusiasts for one major event, known as Google I/O, and today we’ve learned when we can expect it to kick off in 2014. Google’s man in charge of Android, Sundar Pichai, confirmed today that the annual Google I/O developer event will take place this year […]

Nexus 5 Problem Driving Users Crazy

The Nexus 5 camera is improved with the Android 4.4.2 update.

A Nexus 5 problem related to the device’s troubled camera and one that appears to be related to software rather than hardware is driving owners crazy. Fortunately, Google says that it is working on a fix for the issue in an upcoming update though the company is careful not to reveal which update it might […]

Google Turns Contacts into Relationships, Lets you “Call Mom”

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Voice controls and search on mobile devices is nothing new, but Google Search has continued to improve with each and every update, that it is now becoming one of the most powerful and useful features of Android. As if Google didn’t automate enough things or know plenty about us already, the newest Google Search update […]

How to Save Google Maps for Offline Use

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These days many smartphone owners use Google Maps for navigation and directions almost daily, simply because it’s so easy and convenient. However if you’re like me, you’ve been frustrated by a lack of cell phone service or signal while traveling at some point. Thankfully Google Maps has a feature built-in where we can save maps […]

Google Search Update Hints at Upcoming Google Now Launcher

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As many Android users know, Google has been spending a lot of time and effort on Google Now and Search, not to mention made it a key feature on the Nexus 5. Originally called the Google Experience Launcher, Google could be preparing to release a launcher to the Play Store. Launchers take over the look […]

Red Nexus 5 Now Available on Google Play Store

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Initial reports two weeks ago suggested Google was planning an approach similar to Motorola with the Moto X, and could soon be allowing users to select custom color options for its popular flagship Nexus 5. While we don’t see that happening, today they’ve delivered one new color variant. Following multiple leaks over the past few […]

Android 4.5 Concept Shows a Better Out of Box Experience

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Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat software is only 3 months old, but it’s never too early to start imagining the future. As such, designers and developers have already started dreaming up what’s next for Google with renders and concepts for the next software release. Android 4.5 Licorice (or Lollipop) is already on designers minds, and this […]

Red Nexus 5 Gets More Official in Latest Leak

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This week was full of Nexus 5 leaks showcasing a new color option possibly coming soon from Google, and now we have the best look yet. An official press render right from Twitter. Earlier this week multiple rumors surfaced that Google was preparing to offer its flagship smartphone in possibly as many as eight different […]

Will Google Abort Nexus Program Amid Strong Sales?

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With rumors heating up that Google may terminate the Nexus line of phones and tablets after the debut of the Nexus 6 smartphone next year, the Internet search giant and Android-maker is reporting strong sales and momentum of its Nexus smartphone. Google had created the Nexus phone program years ago as a reference design to […]

Red Nexus 5 Release Date Rumored

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Last week rumors started swirling thanks to a few reports and leaks suggesting Google was preparing to launch a revamped Google Play Store listing of the Nexus 5, complete with nearly 8 different color options. Fast forward to today and while those rumors could still be accurate, the most up to date details are that […]

25 Hidden Nexus 5 Features

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The past few months have been exciting for Android fans with the release of Google’s flagship Nexus 5 smartphone running Android 4.4 KitKat, and as a result we have plenty of new features and tricks worth sharing. The Nexus 5 is an extremely powerful device all for a great price, making it one of the […]

Best Nexus 5 Accessories Roundup

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When it comes to Nexus smartphones and tablet released by Google we all know official accessories and cases are usually hard to come by. With the new Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Google’s done a better job, but there’s still plenty of other options available. The Nexus 5 was one of the most hyped devices […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Nexus 5: What We Know So Far

The Nexus 5 camera is improved with the Android 4.4.2 update.

While an exact date remains out of reach, all signs point to a Samsung Galaxy S5 launch in the next few weeks. This means that consumers in the market for a new phone will have yet another option to look at in their hunt for a new device. Gotta Be Mobile has been taking a […]