Both Nexus 6 and iPhone 6 are the latest offerings by the respective companies and are in great demand all across the globe. But many are confused to get Nexus 6 over iPhone 6 and consider it just a cheaper version of iPhone 6, which is absolutely incorrect.

Nexus 6 Vs iPhone 6 which is better


Going through this brief treatise will let you differentiate both and would even let you put of confusion of is Nexus 6 worth it or not.

Screen Size

First of all, the screen size of Nexus 6 is significantly bigger than iPhone 6 which is 5.96 inch and 4.7 inch respectively and whether playing games, watching movies or browsing the internet, Nexus 6 is better to do it all.

Processor Comparison

The next on the list is processor, which is much better in Nexus 6. The phone boasts Snapdragon Quad Core 2700 MHz, Krait Adreno 420 processor which is much faster and smoother as compared to iPhone 6 which comprises of Dual Core 1400 MHz, Cyclone Power GX6650 Apple A8 processor.

The RAM Factor

After this, the 3 GB RAM of Nexus 6 makes it way faster that the iPhone 6 which has only 1 GB RAM in it. Nexus 6 comes with the latest Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system whereas iOS 8 is provided in iPhone 6, which has been quite dysfunctional after its initial release.



The display resolution of Nexus 6 is also higher that its rival Apple iPhone 6 which is 1440 x 2560 (493 ppi) AMOLED display and 750 x 1334 (326 ppi) IPS LCD display respectively, whereas both of these phones have capacitive multi-touch touch screen.


The high definition camera of 13 MP 4160 x 3120 in Nexus 6 makes it the hotter choice in contrast to 8 MP 3264 x 2448 camera in iPhone 6. Both have digital zoom and dual LED flash but Nexus does not have a dedicated camera button. The secondary camera of 2 MP 1600 x 1200 and 1.2 MP 1280 x 960 is here in Nexus 6 and iPhone 6 respectively.

Connectivity Options

Both the phones supports Nano, GSM SIM types apart from 3G, 4G, GPRS, EDGE and GPS. In addition, both these flagship models comprises of Version 4.0 Bluetooth connectivity in addition to Wi-Fi, NFC and USB connectivity options.

Talk Time

The company has provided 3220 mAH Li-Polymer in Nexus 6 that lets the user avail the talk time of around 24 hours for 2G whereas 1810 mAH Li-ion battery is provided in iPhone 6 which is only efficient to give the user talk time of 14 hours for 2G.

So, all these pros in Nexus 6 make it a better choice as compared to Apple’s iPhone 6.