Nexus articles

Huawei allegedly building Nexus 7 successor

The second-generation Nexus 7, released in 2013, is one of the most popular Android tablets of all time. Built by Asus, the 7-inch tablet was reasonably powerful at the time, and, perhaps most importantly, its $230 launch price made it very affordable.

Reports suggest Google has killed Nexus phone branding

In the coming months, Google are set to release two heavily-rumored handsets built by HTC, but the latest report from Android Central suggests these phones won't carry Google's traditional Nexus branding. Instead, Google has decided to end the Nexus label…

Benchmark allegedly reveals Nexus Sailfish specifications

The specifications for one of Google's new Nexus devices has allegedly been revealed through graphics benchmark GFXBench. It appears as though someone ran the benchmark on a pre-release unit, which allowed the software to capture almost all of the phone's…

Google is reportedly working on a revamped Android launcher

Google is working on a brand new and completely redesigned Android launcher that's set to debut on this year's Nexus handsets, if information from Android Police is correct. This new launcher, potentially called the "Nexus Launcher", removes the app drawer…

Google stops selling the Nexus 9

Google has ended sales of the HTC-made Nexus 9 tablet a year and a half after its launch, making the Pixel C the only tablet available from the Google Store ahead of the launch of new Nexus devices later this year.

Google launches Android N Developer Preview 2

It’s been little over a month since Google launched a developer preview of its next major Android release, Android N, and now the company is back with an update. The Android N Developer Preview 2 is mostly about under-the-hood changes…