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.