It seems Google is finally set to go in the line of Apple Pay and Samsung Pay by introducing Google Pay in its much-hyped upcoming smartphone dubbed as the Nexus 5 (2015) aka Nexus 5 2nd Generation.
Report of the search giant introducing Android Pay through the Nexus 5 (2015) came four years after Google Wallet was launched.
Google is collaborating with LG to launch Android Pay and a new LG Nexus phone, according to a report by Business Korea (via Android Guys). The search giant has not confirmed the reports but even if it turns true, it is to be seen how it thrives in simple payment service market currently dominated by Apple and Samsung.
The Google Nexus 5 (2015) is expected to be launched along with Android M in October or November by the time the Nexus 6 completes a year cycle in the market. It is reported that Google is collaborating with LG is for the Nexus (2015) and Huawei for the Nexus 6 successor.
There are conflicting reports on the features of the Nexus 5 (2015) with some claiming that it will come with 5.2-inch P-OLED panel with 1080p, Qualcomm Snapdragon 620 processor, 4 GB RAM with up to 64 GB internal storage, and 3,180 mAh battery. There are also reports that the device will feature a 5.2-inch Full HD touchscreen with 1440 x 2560 pixels, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, Android M, 64 GB internal memory, 3 GB RAM, 13 MP main camera, 2 MP front snapper, and a non-removable 2,300 mAh battery.
However, GizmoChina has reported that the Nexus 5 (2015) will come with MediaTek MT3188 wireless charging receiver, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, NFC, USB Type-C connector with QuickCharge 2.0., Bluetooth 4.2., 13 MP main camera with IMX278 RGBW sensor, 6-element f/1.8 aperture lens and OIS, and 4 MP front snapper.