Google launches Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P in India

Weeks after the Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P were announced, Google has now officially launched both the flagship smartphones in India.


Google India has announced the launch of the LG Nexus 5X and the Huawei Nexus 6P in India. Both the handsets, which run on the latest Android v6.0 Marshmallow, offers a pure android experience. The devices offer an enhanced version of “Now on Tap” allowing users to get additional information, take actions or navigate between apps. Both the smartphones offer a 12.3 MP laser autofocus camera and a fingerprint scanner.


The LG Nexus 5X flaunts a 5.2 inch full HD display whereas the Huawei Nexus 6P has a 5.7 inch Quad HD display. The LG Nexus 5X would be priced at Rs. 31900 for the 16 GB variant and Rs. 35900 for the 32 GB variant. Similarly, the Huawei Nexus 6P would be priced at Rs. 39999 for the 32 GB variant and Rs. 42999 for the 64 GB variant.

Speaking about the launch, David Shapiro, Global Director of Chrome and Android Marketing, Google, said, “India is now the fastest growing smartphone market in the world, and it’s exciting to launch our newest Nexus phones here. We’re looking forward to the Nexus 5X and 6P delivering premium experiences for Indian users, demonstrating what is possible when innovative hardware, thoughtful design, and the latest Android software all come together.”