Google has released the new Nexus phone, Yes we are talking about Nexus 5. There are numerous features of Nexus 5. Unfortunately you are interested in checking the disadvantages of Nexus 5, Ok no worries let me break down some of the major disadvantages of Nexus 5. Let’s check the Disadvantages of Nexus 5

Nexus 5


16GB – $349

32GB – $399

Price in India

16GB – 28,999

32GB – 32,999

Nexus 5

Disadvantages of Nexus 5

Drawbacks no. 1: Design is Boring

The major disadvantages of Nexus 5 is the boring design, which most of the user don’t like to hold the device. Like iPhone and Samsung produce devices which are extremely good in design, Google failed to provide the awesome design what the users want. Nexus 5 is similar to Nexus 4, no major changes in design

Drawbacks no.2: The Camera and screen

The Nexus 5’s screen is dimmer than its competitors’ and its camera struggles under auto settings. While an important OS update, Android 4.4 KitKat is more conceptual than feature-rich.

Drawbacks no.3: No Memory Card slot

Another major Disadvantages of Nexus 5, You cannot feed your Nexus 5 with microSD. No it doesn’t have the memory card slot. Choose either 16GB or 32Gb Nexus 5 and struggle with your data, if you need more space in the device.

Drawbacks no.4: Battery Problem (Yet to confirm)

The specifications showed us that Nexus 5 use 2300-mAh, that means you will still face the battery drain issue which is mostly every Android device users facing

Specifications of Nexus 5

Phone Specs

  • Display:  4.95-inch Full HD IPS (1920×1080, 445ppi), Gorilla Glass 3
  • OS:  Android 4.4 (Kit Kat)
  • Camera:  8MP rear facing with Optical Image Stabilization (1.3MP front)
  • Battery:  2,300mAh (17 hours talk time, 7 hours internet on LTE)
  • CPU:  2.3Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (quad-core)
  • GPU:  Adren 330, 450MHz
  • Weight:  4.59oz (130g)
  • Dimensions:  69.17 x 137.84 x 8.59mm
  • WiFi:  Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4G/5G) 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth 4.0 LE
  • Storage:  16GB or 32GB, no microSD slot
  • 2GB RAM
  • Ports:  3.5mm audio, microUSB, SlimPort enabled
  • Sensors:  Accelerometer, GPS, Compass, Proximity/Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Pressure, Hall Effect

via Droidlife