The Google Nexus 5X that was released in October 2015 is now available with a massive discount of $190. Recent discounts on the smartphone indicates that the Nexus 2016 release date is drawing near.
Since the start of this week, the 32 GB Nexus 5X has been made available by an eBay reseller named mobilepros1 with a price tag of $239. When Google had announced the Nexus 5X last year, it carried a price tag of $429. Since the 32 GB Nexus 5X is costing $239 on eBay, it means the reseller is offering an irresistible discount.
The eBay reseller is offering the factory unlocked smartphone in color such as Carbon and Quartz. The Ice color variant is currently unavailable.
Rumors are rife that the Google Nexus 5X will be soon replaced by Nexus 2016 Sailfish smartphone. Android Police has reported that it an unnamed but credible source has provided the rumored specs and features of Nexus 2016 Sailfish phone.
The Nexus 2016 Sailfish phone will be an upper midrange device built by HTC. The publication has revealed that it may arrive with a full HD screen of 5 inches that will offer a pixel density of 440 ppi. It would be powered by a 2.0 GHz quad-core processor.
The manufacturer of the processor is currently under the wraps. The SoC will be coupled with 4 GB of RAM. It is expected to include an internal storage of 32 GB. Other rumors suggest that a 64 GB model will be also made available. Its rear camera will be of 12-megapixel whereas the front-facing snapper will be of 8-megapixel. It will come preloaded with Android Nougat OS.
Other features of the Google Nexus 2016 Sailfish smartphone include a fingerprint reader, USB Type-C, v4.2 Bluetooth, 3.5 mm audio jack and a 2,770 mAh capacity battery. Rumors the Google and HTC are also?working on a flagship Nexus smartphone that is codenamed as Marlin. The rumor mill has also revealed its specifications. Speculations indicate that the Google Nexus 2016 release date will be slotted in August this year.