Nexus 6 Vs iPhone 6: Which is The Better Phone?

Nexus 6 and iPhone 6 are the two hottest phones prevailing in the global mobile market. Both these are the flagship models by respective companies and are loaded with loads of features that make them the hottest selling phones.

Nexus 6 Vs iPhone 6

Here are a few comparisons of Nexus 6 and iPhone 6 to let us decide which is the better device and worth your money?

Operating System

Nexus 6 runs on the latest Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system whereas iPhone 6 has iOS 8 in it. And from what we have seen so far, iOS 8 is too buggy and dysfunctional to be reliable. On the contrary, it is too early to give a verdict on Lollipop, however, at least it hasn’t been reported to become redundant after an update like it happen with iOS 8.

Weight Comparison

Nexus 6 is slightly heavier and thicker than iPhone 6 which is 184 grams and 10 mm and 129 grams and 6.9 mm respectively.

Color Availability

Nexus 6 is available in two color options such as Blue and White whereas Apple iPhone 6 is available in three color options like White, Silver and Gray.

Screen Size

Watching movies or browsing internet on Nexus 6 seems to be much exciting due to its larger screen size which is 5.96 inch in contrast to its rival iPhone 6 that has 4.7 inch screen.


Apart from this, Nexus 6 is much faster and smoother too because of Quad Core 2700 MHz Krait Adreno 420 Snapdragon processor whereas iPhone 6 has Dual Core 1400 MHz Cyclone PowerVR GX6650 Apple 8 processor.


Apple iPhone 6 comprises of 1 GB RAM whereas the all new Nexus 6 boasts the massive 3 GB RAM that makes it lightning fast amongst all the others available in the global market.

Battery Life

Nexus 6 is now available with the massive battery which is 3220 mAH whereas 1810 mAH is provided in iPhone 6. The battery life is no more a problem in Nexus phones.


Nexus 6 has 13 MP 4160 x 3120 camera with dual LED flash that can even capture 4K videos whereas iPhone 6 has 8 MP 3264 x 2448 camera with dual color LED flash that can record HD videos.


In both of these new arrivals Bluetooth Version 4.0, Wi-Fi, USB and NFC connectivity are available.

Hence, in almost every respect, we can say that Nexus 6 is the real killer in contrast to Apple iPhone 6, be it hardware specifications, operating system performance or price.

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