Nexus 5 Rumored To Launch Aside Android 4.4 KitKat On October 14th

The search giant is pretty good at keeping secrets, which we have already seen in the past, either on search engine, Adwords, or smartphones like Nexus 7 2. Went on sale before the official announcement, and before that we got everything about the tablet.

The case which we’re talking today is somewhat similar to the Nexus 7 2013 tablet. Nexus 5 is the next-Nexus range smartphone was leaked at the announcement made for the Google’s new version of mobile operating system, the Android 4.4 KitKat. Followed by a number of leaks through FCC, mockup designs and much more pictures.


Now, a new rumor suggests that the purported Nexus 5 will launch on October 14th alongside the Android KitKat version 4.4. An anonymous tipster slated some information to the guys over at Ausdroid about the official launch of the highly-anticipated Nexus 5 and the new Android KitKat OS.

Suggesting that Google expected to unveil the alleged Nexus 5 in October, followed by a November release with Android 4.4 KitKat. Following the same schedule when Google launched Nexus 4 last year.

The source also provided yet another information that the phone was spotted running Android 4.4 KitKat on a video is expected the upcoming Nexus 5. Features list was also presented by the tipster that we can expect from the official Android 4.4 KitKat.

  • Firmware availability to older phones
  • Fragmentation changes (screen resizing)
  • Miracast updates
  • New Gallery Visualisation
  • New APIs regarding animations
  • Change android default blue to other preset palette colours
  • New notification widgets

Regarding such rumors and speculations and which are based on the leaks, we can only say that Nexus 5 is on it way, but wait until it announced officially.