Google Nexus 5 vs Google Nexus 5X

2.72 in
5.43 in
Google Nexus 5 Mobile Phone
vs
2.86 in
5.79 in
Google Nexus 5X Mobile Phone

Full Comparison

Hardware

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Operating System
Android 6.0
Android 8.0
Cpu Speed
2.26 GHz
1.8 GHz
CPU Cores
Quad Core
Hexa Core
CPU Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974-AA
Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992
GPU
yesyes
yesyes
GPU Model
Adreno 330
Adreno 418
Ram memory
2GB
2GB

Display

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Touchscreen
yesyes
yesyes
Colors
16M
16M
Panel type
IPS (TFT)
IPS (TFT)
Screen size
4.95 in
5.20 in
Resolution
1080, 1920
1080, 1920
Technology
IPS (TFT), LCD
IPS (TFT), LCD
Pixel Density
445 ppi
423 ppi
Dual screen support
nono
nono
Scratch resistant display
yesyes
yesyes
HDR
nono
nono

Camera

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Number of cameras
2
2
Front Resolution
1.3 Mpx
5 Mpx
Primary rear resolution
8 Mpx
12.3 Mpx
Primary rear sensor size
1/3.2"
1/2.3"
Video recording
yesyes
yesyes
Highest video resolution
1920x1080 px
3840x2160 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution
30 fps
30 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)
60 fps
30 fps
Autofocus
yesyes
yesyes
Geo-tagging
yesyes
yesyes
LED Flash
yesyes
yesyes
Touch Focus
yesyes
yesyes

Storage

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Memory card reader
nono
nono

Dimensions

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Colour of product
Black, Blue, Pink, Red, White
Black, Blue, Green, Grey, White
Material
Plastic
Plastic
Height
5.43 in
5.79 in
Width
2.72 in
2.86 in
Depth
0.34 in
0.31 in
Weight
0.29 lb
0.30 lb
Physical keyboard/numpad
nono
nono
Water resistant
nono
nono
Shock resistant
nono
nono

Sensors

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Accelerometer
yesyes
yesyes
Gyroscope
yesyes
yesyes
Barometer
yesyes
yesyes
Proximity
yesyes
yesyes

Navigation

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Built-in navigation system
yesyes
yesyes
GPS
yesyes
yesyes
A-GPS
yesyes
yesyes
GLONASS
yesyes
yesyes

Connectivity

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Dual sim support
nono
nono
Sim Card Size
Micro-SIM
Nano-SIM
DLNA certified
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth Version
4.0
4.2
Bluetooth profile
A2DP
A2DP, AVRCP
NFC
yesyes
yesyes
Connector type
USB
USB
Headphone Connection
3.5 mm
3.5 mm
USB version
2.0
2.0
Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
USB-C
USB On-The-Go (OTG)
yesyes
yesyes
Video output
SlimPort
nono

Networks

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
2G GSM
yesyes
yesyes
3G UMTS
yesyes
yesyes
HSPA+
yesyes
yesyes
DC-HSPA
yesyes
nono
HSDPA speed
42 Mbps
42 Mbps
HSUPA speed
5.76 Mbps
5.76 Mbps
4G Speed (download/upload)
150/50
300/50
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesyes
yesyes
Streaming standards
Miracast
Google Cast
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Exchangeable battery
nono
nono
Battery Capacity
2300 mAh
2700 mAh
Standby Time 3G
300 h
300 h
Talk Time 3G
17 h
17 h
Supports fast charging
nono
yesyes
Supports wireless charging
yesyes
nono

Voice

Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5Google Nexus 5XGoogle Nexus 5X
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
nono
nono
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)
nono
nono