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The Nexus 6 would have featured a fingerprint sensor if not for Apple

The Nexus 6 was originally scheduled to feature a fingerprint sensor where the dimple is located at the back, but the idea was ultimately foiled by Apple. Motorola was working on fingerprint recognition with a company called AuthenTec, with devices from as far back as 2011 featuring the...
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How to factory reset your Nexus 6

There are a few reasons why you might want to factory reset your Nexus 6, reverting it back to its out-of-box condition. Maybe you've decided to sell your device. Perhaps you want to eliminate any problematic apps and start again from scratch. Whatever the reason, it's easy to clear out your apps...
Nexus 6 is official: Motorola-built Nexus handset announced

Nexus 6 is official: Motorola-built Nexus handset announced

Biggest Nexus phone yet arrives with bleeding-edge specs Today sees weeks of rumors, leaks and speculation come to an end, with the official announcement of this year's Google Nexus smartphone, the Motorola-made Nexus 6. The Nexus 6 is set to be among the first devices to get the new version of...
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Google confirms Nexus 6 supply constraints

It's hardly been a secret that the Motorola-manufactured Nexus 6 has been a hard phone to get ahold of since its release. It's been MIA for many moon on Google Play, and the 64-gigabyte model is pretty much a White Whale. Today on its Q4 earnings call, Google Chief Financial Officer Patrick...
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Looking to buy the Nexus 6? T-Mobile is offering a discount of $48 on the handset

After offering a $36 discount on the Galaxy Note 4 earlier this month, T-Mobile is now slashing prices of the Nexus 6. Both 32 and 64GB versions of the Midnight Blue Nexus 6 are discounted by $48. That brings the price of the 32GB model down to $601 (from $649), and the 64GB variant to $651 (...
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How we would change the Nexus 6

Some changes we would make Here at AC, we do a lot of things. Making smartphones, however, is not one of them. But (there is always a but ...) we do use a lot of them. A whole lot of them. That gives us a bit of a different perspective, because we can see each little thing each individual phone...
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Amzer SlimGrip Hybrid Case for Nexus 6

Slim case that allows you to enjoy the beauty of the Nexus 6 The Nexus 6, with its enormous 6-inch display, is a handful to comfortably hold for most people. Since one of the main fears about owning and handling a phone this large is that you might drop it, many choose to protect it with a...
Head to head Nexus 6 vs. Note 4

Head to head: Nexus 6 vs. Galaxy Note 4

Battle of the big screens A few years ago, you had little choice if you were looking for a phone with a bigger than big screen. Phones were gradually getting larger, but until Samsung pulled the original Galaxy Note out of their hat there just wasn't a phone that bucked any and every trend and...
Nexus 6 reset

How to factory reset your Nexus 6

There are a few reasons why you might want to factory reset your Nexus 6, reverting it back to its out-of-box condition. Maybe you've decided to sell your device. Perhaps you want to eliminate any problematic apps and start again from scratch. Whatever the reason, it's easy to clear out your apps...
Nexus 6

The Nexus 6 would have featured a fingerprint sensor if not for Apple

The Nexus 6 was originally scheduled to feature a fingerprint sensor where the dimple is located at the back, but the idea was ultimately foiled by Apple. Motorola was working on fingerprint recognition with a company called AuthenTec, with devices from as far back as 2011 featuring the...
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How to transfer files between your Nexus 6 and computer

Transferring files is easy for most of us Most of us reading here have a computer of some sort. Maybe it's at home and you use it to play games or to surf the Internet, or maybe it's at work and you do things that aren't nearly as fun as playing games and surfing the Internet. But if you do have...
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Trouble sending MMS on the Nexus 6? Here are a couple solutions

Problem lies with Google Messenger and APNs used by some carriers Mobile communication might be shifting more towards data-based services all the time, but the humble text message (SMS) and multimedia message (MMS) aren't going away anytime soon. Both are vital functions of any smartphone, and...
How to take great pictures with your Nexus 6

How to take great pictures with your Nexus 6

A few simple tips to get better shots from your Nexus 6's camera Let's face it — Nexus devices aren't exactly renowned for their imaging prowess. Even with new additions like optical image stabilization (OIS) and HDR+ mode, the cameras of the Nexus 6 (and the Nexus 5 before it) are best...

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