LG Nexus 5

Added: 05.16.14 | Updated: 06.17.20
  • Model: Nexus 5
  • Brand: LG
  • Rating: 1.00 out of 5 (1 votes)
  • Price: 260 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2013
  • Dimensions: 137.9 x 69.2 x 8.6 mm
  • Weight: 130 g
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 (28 nm)
  • Built-in memory: 16/32 GB
  • Screen: True HD IPS+ 4.95 inches
  • Battery: 2300 mAh
  • Rear camera: Single, 8MP
  • Front camera: Single, 1.3MP

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LG Nexus 5 specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

LG Nexus 5 Release dateCommon

Brand and model

LG Nexus 5

Launch date

LG Nexus 5 PricePrice

First price

260 EUR

LG Nexus 5 dimension, size, weightDesign

Height

5.43 in (137.9 mm)

Width

2.72 in ( 69.2 mm)

Depth

0.34 in ( 8.6 mm)

Weight

4.59 oz (130 grams)

Build materials

Plastic body

Water resistant

Colors

Black, White, Red

Case

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LG Nexus 5 screenScreen

Technology True HD IPS+
Size

4.95 in

Screen Area

67.5 cm2

Resolution

1080 x 1920 px

Points per inch

445 PPI

Color Depth

16M

Ratio (height:width)

16:9

Ratio (screen:body)

70.8%

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Screen protector

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LG Nexus 5 ProcessorHardware

Chipset

- Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 (28 nm)

CPU

- Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400

GPU

- Adreno 330

LG Nexus 5 Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM

Memory Card Slot

No

LG Nexus 5 SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow)

User Interface

LG Nexus 5 main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras

Single

Specs

-8 MP, f/2.4, 30mm (standard), 1/3.2'', 1.4µm, OIS, AF

Features

LED flash, panorama, HDR

Video Recording 1080p@30fps

LG Nexus 5 selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras

Single

Specs

-1.3 MP, f/2.4, 1/6'', 1.9µm

LG Nexus 5 Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions 
CDMA 800 / 1900 - North American version
-3G - HSDPA 800 / 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 / 900 - North American version 
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 17(700), 19(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 41(2500) - North America 
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
SIM Card Micro-SIM
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
SAR EU 0.49 W/kg (head)     0.48 W/kg (body)    
SAR 0.92 W/kg (head)     1.23 W/kg (body)    

LG Nexus 5 wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
USB microUSB 2.0 (SlimPort), USB Host

LG Nexus 5 Battery type and CapacityBattery

Capacity

2300 mAh

Type

 Non-removable Li-Po

Endurance

Standby - Up to 300 h (3G)
Video playback - Up to 17 h (3G)

Charging

-Qi wireless charging

LG Nexus 5 sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack Yes
Radio No
Others -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Sensors

Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Other specifications

Others

Performance Benchmark

LG Nexus 5 antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 7 Score57240 (Position 639 out of 2129)

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LG Nexus 5 geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 5 Single Core131 (Position 1701 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core409 (Position 1751 out of 1873)
GeekBench 4 Single Core897 (Position 371 out of 1025)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core1926 (Position 638 out of 1023)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript1988
GeekBench 4 Battery995

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from LG. However, there may be differences in specifications.

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Description of the LG Nexus 5 Specs

The Nexus 5 is a smartphone that was designed and manufactured by LG, released in October 2013. It supports a wide range of network technologies, including GSM, CDMA, HSPA, and LTE, ensuring broad compatibility with many carriers worldwide. The device is built on a Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 chipset with a 28 nm process, equipped with a quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400 CPU and an Adreno 330 GPU, providing a smooth and responsive user experience. It scored 57,240 points on the AnTuTu benchmark, showcasing decent performance for its time.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does LG Nexus 5 cost?

The price of the LG Nexus 5 varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 260 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the LG Nexus 5 come out?

LG Nexus 5 mobile was launched on in these colors: Black, White, Red.

What is the size and weight of LG Nexus 5 ?

The LG Nexus 5 has dimensions of Height: 137.9 mm Width: 69.2 mm Thickness: 8.6 mm and weighs approximately 130 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of LG Nexus 5?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 4.95 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 1920 px at a pixel density of 445 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a LG Nexus 5 have?

Device comes with chipset Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 (28 nm) with processor Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400. LG Nexus 5 is available with internal memory of 16/32 GB, 2 GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the LG Nexus 5?

The device have a Single rear camera setup with specs of 8 MP, f/2.4, 30mm (standard), 1/3.2'', 1.4µm, OIS, AF and features like LED flash, panorama, HDR

What are the front camera specs and MP of the LG Nexus 5?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 1.3 MP, f/2.4, 1/6'', 1.9µm and features like