Mar 12 AT 2:59 PM Dima Aryeh 4 Comments

Google no longer selling the Nexus 5

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The last time we thought the Nexus 5 would be gone forever, Google debunked that and said that it would continue to sell the phone through Q1 2015. And that ended up true, as the device was for sale up until recently. With the introduction of the new Google Store, the Nexus 5 is now gone.

When clicking on the phones section of the Google Store, you’re sent to a page for the Nexus 6. It is now the only phone Google is selling, finally ending the life of the Nexus 5. And it’s honestly a bit sad, as the only Nexus we can now buy is huge and expensive. Gone is our favorite budget device. But on the other hand, it lasted for over a year, which is nice to see.

Will we ever see a low-cost, high-end Nexus device again? Or is Google done selling powerful devices at cost? Either way, the Nexus 5 was a great device and we will miss it. Let us know how you feel about the situation in the comments!

Via: The Verge

Dima Aryeh is a Russian obsessed with all things tech. He does photography, is an avid phone modder (who uses an AT&T Galaxy Note II), a heavy gamer (both PC and 360), and an aspiring home mechanic. He is also an avid fan of music, especially power metal.

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  • steve

    Too bad I guess. You can still try to get your hands on a Oneplus one, or pick up a moto x. Moto x 2013, there still around and only around $200, for a developer edition 32gb

    • SBM_from_LA

      According to Amazon:

      Motorola Moto X 32GB Developer Editon – Verizon + GSM Unlocked, 4G LTE, Black/Woven White….. Priced at $250

      Motorola Moto X Developer GSM Edition Factory Unlocked Phone, 32GB, Black/Woven White….. Priced at $326

  • http://xantarmob.altervista.org/ xantarmob

    Best Nexus!

  • paxmos

    When has this become news?…they have not had this item (or anything else) in their stores for a long time!! :)