Google Nexus 5 Camera Specs : MEMS or Not MEMS

Google is often accused of using low-quality cameras in the Nexus-devices. We all remember the Galaxy Nexus, who was born with a fast enough camera, but only a 5-megapixel, which was completely irrelevant in an era of rampant 8-megapixel smartphone. Nexus 4 also acted ugly, choosing an 8 megapixel sensor, although the LG Optimus G could well give him a 13-megapixel.

It’s the biggest news for all Smartphones lovers that Google Nexus 5 has been launched wth High quality 8 megapixel(3264 x 2448 pixels resolution) primary camera. The company has presented a 1.2 megapixel camera on its front side which produce superior quality for video calling. Nexus 5 is being compared with iPhone 5s due to its exceptional features.

According to the spokesperson, the camera has an aperture of f/2.4 and a ½.2” sensor but does not have backside illumination, so it can not produce better quality pictures in low light environment. The camera is made with micro electro mechanical systems technology(MEMS) which is known for fast focusing the target and up to seven times faster than other phone cameras.

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The phone has really good stuff for them who use their phones as digital camera. Nexus 5  has a digital Optics camera which delivers quality pictures after capturing the image using refocusing system. If one clicks the picture using this camera, a series of photos is captured instead of one. Each picture of the series focuses on different parts and then it refocuses by tapping on the different parts of the image. A single LED flash can be seen in the recently leaked image. The LG Nexus 5 comes with some good camera features as Geo-tagging and face detection to beat its competitor Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Samsung Galaxy S5.

The wait might be over by the end of this month with the availability of Google Nexus 5 and be ready to buy this smartphone cum digital optics camera. Marking its outstanding camera features, can be said futuristic phone of the decade.

Nexus 5 will break the all record of phone selling and place the top position among its rivals. Google always does something special with its Nexus phones and this time also focused on camera. The device would be less with advanced technology and superior hardware even MEMS technology is especially used in the device.


The most noticeable changes occurred with the white balance: green has become less saturated – especially white sought to yellowish hue, born by a combination of green and red. Nexus 5 now prefers to exhibit shorter exposure: there is more detail in the bright areas of the photo, but darkened masked.

The so-called “night” mode, the shutter speed is shorter and changed the frame processing software algorithms.

Why should wait for it ?

The Google Nexus 5 is not a common handset like others. It is a concept phone and designed for high price range users. Google has claimed that no other device would be able beat this phone. The handset is perfect for gaming and watching movies. I am sure that you will gain exceptional user experience through this handset. It will look sleek and stylish and will offer premium look in your hands.

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