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Nexus 5 Gets Leaked, Nano-SIM and Snapdragon 800 Processor Inside

By Marvin R. Velasco & Sidney Wong - on 1 Oct 2013, 9:51am

Nexus 5 Gets Leaked, Nano-SIM and Snapdragon 800 Processor Inside

 Image source: Amazon

As we step into the month of October, more leaks on the upcoming Google Nexus 5 have surfaced on the Internet.

According to GSMArena, a log from the Nexus 5 was obtained by and then passed to for analysis. After searching through 133,000 lines of codes, is able to confirm most of its specs, which include:

  • 4.97-inch Full HD display / 442ppi
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.3GHz quad-core processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage
  • 8-megapixel rear camera
  • 1.2-megapixel front-facing camera
  • Built-in wireless charging
  • 2300mAh battery
  • Dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and GPS 

In addition, information stated on the website of he Ukrainian wireless provider Life:) (in case you are wondering, the ":)" is part of its official name) states that the Nexus 5 will use a nano-SIM card.

A prototype of the Nexus 5 was filmed and photographed at a bar last month when a Google employee left the phone charging unsupervised. Moreover, smartphone accessory manufacturer Spigen posted a case for the Nexus 5 on Amazon, and indicates stock availability on 31 October. 

The Nexus 5 is expected to be launched towards the end of October, as the Nexus 4 was announced on 29 October last year. It will run on Android 4.4 Kit Kat.

Sources: Life:), via GSMArena (1) (2)