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Google’s Nexus 5 available in Phl exclusively from Smart

Google’s Nexus 5 available in Phl exclusively from Smart
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Google’s Nexus 5 by LG, the first smartphone with Android KitKat out of the box, is available in the Philippines exclusively from Smart Communications. The phone is free on LTE/Unlisurf Plan 1500 (on a 30-month contract) and 2000, and All-In Plan 1800 (on a 30-month contract) and 2500. The Nexus 5 is also available for prepaid subscribers at P22,500.

The launch happened at the Jump Experience Center, SM Cyberzone at SM Megamall where members of the press got the chance to try the device themselves. Executives from Smart and LG also graced the event, demonstrating the Nexus 5’s features like Okay Google.

With Okay Google, users can have a hands-free phone experience. Commands like calling, texting, or Googling can be done just by saying “Okay Google.” and your desired command.

The Nexus 5’s specs and its prices on different Smart Postpaid plans are listed below.

All-In Plan
Plan Price
500 P19,000
800 P14,500
1200 P10,000
1800 P3,500 or FREE with a 30-month contract
2500 FREE
LTE/Unlisurf Plan
Plan Price
999 P13,200 or 600/month
1500 P6,600 or FREE with a 30-month contract
2000 FREE


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  • Android 4.4 KitKat
  • 4.95-inch 1920 x 1080 Full HD IPS display, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Adreno 330 GPU
  • 16/32GB built-in, 2GB RAM
  • 8MP rear with Optical Image Stabilization, 1.2MP front
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, microUSB
  • 69.17 x 137.84 x 8.59mm, 130g

Words Elaine Cotoner

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