KitKat Phone, The new handset has a 5-inch HD screen Google has lifted the lid on its new phone, the Nexus 5, ending weeks of internet speculation and leaks.
The handset is billed as “the slimmest and fastest” Nexus ever and features a 5-inch full HD display.
Other key specs of the phone include a Snapdragon 800 2.3GHz processor, wireless charging, two gigabytes of RAM and an eight megapixel camera with image stabilisation.
The 4G LTE device comes with 16 gigabytes or 32 gigabytes of memory.
In a blog announcement, Google also showed off KitKat, the latest version of its Android operating system, which follows on from the Jelly Bean version of the OS.
KitKat has a number of new features and refinements, including “Ok Google” – a voice command feature that lets users search, text, get directions and play songs without touching the screen – and ‘Immersive mode’ – where games and movies take up the whole screen, hiding other icons and navigation buttons.