The LG-made Nexus 5X went on sale in the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, India, Korea and Japan and is available to buy direct from Google’s online store, as well as other retailers, depending on your location. The phone comes in black, white or ice blue and in 16GB or 32GB storage options for $379 and $429 respectively in the US.
This year, both the 6P and the 5X has interesting flagship specs. Together with the 6P, the 5X has an IR laser-assisted auto-focus alongside the 12.3MP f/2.0 camera, with dual flash and 4K video recording. It also runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow right out of the box, and has full USB Type C support to enable fast charging, as well as the fingerprint sensor on the back.
On the front is a full HD 5.2-inch display with an impressive pixel density of 423ppi, Gorilla Glass 3 surface and 5MP front-facing camera. Inside, there’s a hexa-core Snapdragon 808 processor, 2700mAh battery, 2GB RAM and either 16GB or 32GB storage depending which you opt for. What’s more, it’s only 7.9mm thin, and is made from a solid and durable polycarbonate.
The phone is available to order from today and — according to Google’s store page — will ship as soon as October 22nd.