Google thrusts Motorola-made Nexus 6 into six new markets

The Google Nexus 6 smartphone made by Motorola has landed itself in a total of six new markets now. The search giant has itself begun selling the phone in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway and Portugal through the newly introduced Google Store.

With this, the number of nations the Nexus 6 can be purchased in directly through the Android-maker is now 21. In some countries like India, both Google and Motorola seem to offering the device though. In related news, the Nexus Player TV console has managed to reached the UK through the Google Store.

Nexus 6

The Nexus 6 is quite an impressive device owing to its top-notch hardware, but it’s also very expensive compared to what its predecessors used to be sold at. For some reason Google decided to stop subsidizing its pure Android products which is what has led to the rise in the retail values of these gadgets.

Also read: Google’s Nexus 5 has been discontinued, long live Nexus 6

The smartphone comes with a 6-inch AMOLED display garnering a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. It’s powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 chipset that bears on it a 2.7GHz quad core CPU and an Adreno 420 GPU. Furthermore, there’s a 13MP rear camera onboard, apart from a 2MP selfie unit on the front surface.

Here’s a quick glance at the specs of the Nexus 6:

– Display: 5.96-inch AMOLED, QHD 2560 x 1440 pixels
– OS: Android 5.0 Lollipop
– Processor: 2.7GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805
– Memory: 3GB RAM, 32GB/64GB storage options
– Camera: 13MP rear, 2MP front
– Battery: 3220mAh
– Size: 82.98 x 159.26 x 10.06mm
– Weight: 184gms

Google Nexus 6

The Google Nexus 6 was introduced as a flagship for demonstrating the new Android 5.0 Lollipop OS, but new models will soon come pre-installed with the software’s 5.1 variant.

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