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Google Nexus 5

Nexus 5 Specifications
Codename: hammerhead
Vendor: Google
Manufacturer: LG
Release Date: 2013 October 31
Type: Phone
GSM freq: 800 850 900 1700 1900 2100 MHz UMTS/HSDPA
CDMA freq: 800 1900 MHz
LTE freq: 700 800 850 1700 1900 2100 2600 MHz
Platform: Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
CPU: 2.26 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 Krait 400
GPU: Adreno 330
Weight: 130 g (4.59 oz)
Dimensions: 137.84 mm (5.43 in) (h)
69.17 mm (2.72 in) (w)
8.59 mm (0.34 in) (d)
Screen dimension: 127 mm (5.0 in)
Resolution: 1920x1080
Screen Density: 445 ppi
Screen Technology: IPS LCD
Internal Storage: 16GB/32GB
Bluetooth: 4.0 LE
Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi (2.4G/5 GHz) 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Main camera: 8MP, flash: LED
Secondary camera: 1.3MP
Power: 2300 mAh

Libhybris Adaptations status

Legend:  Y  - Working (y=hack),  Y  - HAL works, not hooked up to UI/MW/init yet,  N  - Not working,  ?  - Untested,  N/A  - N/A on device.
Device released Linux
Display Touch LED Audio NFC Bluetooth GSM WLAN GPS Camera Fingerprint Sensors Keys Vibra Haptics Power
USB FM Radio
SMS Voice Data Connect Hotspot ALS PS Accel. Gyro. Magne. Vol+/- Home Net. Charge
3.4.0 Y Y Y Y  ? Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y  ? Y Y Y Y Y Y N/A Y Y Y N Y Y N/A

Get SailfishOS Ports for the Nexus 5

Choose a download. If you don't see any files in a category, it may simply mean that downloads were not generated and are unavailable.

Nightly usually generated every 24 hours, experimental, newest features, unstable! Release most stable version available, all or nearly all issues resolved

When your download has finished, see How to install SailfishOS Ports on the Nexus 5.

Or build SailfishOS yourself

See How to Build SailfishOS for the Nexus 5 .

Source Repositories:

Device TBD
Kernel TBD

How to boot into recovery mode

With the device powered down, hold the Volume Down and Volume Up buttons. Then press and hold the Power button until a boot menu appears. Navigate using the volume keys and select RECOVERY using the Power key.

How to boot into the bootloader

With the device powered down, hold the Volume Down and Volume Up buttons. Then press and hold the Power button until a boot menu appears.

Find help online

You may find assistance with the Nexus 5 on our IRC Channel on the Freenode Network. #sailfishos-porters.


The following people are maintainers for this device: situ, vgrade, alin, dmt, sledges

Edit the hammerhead device template

This wiki has a "master" device template for adjusting settings pertaining specifically to the Nexus 5 (learn more).
To change these master settings, edit the wiki device template at Template:device_hammerhead.

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