Huawei Nexus 6P

Huawei Nexus 6P

The Google Nexus 6P is an impressive phablet built by Huawei, with a stunning 5.7-inch qHD display providing 518 pixels per inch, and a fast, fluid performance powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor. Read more


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  • OS Android
  • Phone size 77.8 x 159.3 x 7.3 mm
  • Camera 12 megapixels
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Last updated on the 1st of March at 12:15pm with 238,894 deals.

Our Huawei Nexus 6P Review

Who would like this phone?

The Nexus 6P sees Google continuing its dabble with the phablet, so if the larger smartphones aren’t for you then you won’t be interested. If you have giant hands then one-handed usage might be possible; otherwise you can expect to need both, so be sure you’re happy to venture away from the traditional smartphone sizes.

It’s also a flagship release, which means a flagship price, so you can expect to pay a top price.

It’s fast and offers great features, so the buyer looking for something premium through and through, with a massive screen, would certainly be interested in the 6P.

Top-end, mid-range or budget?

Without doubt this is a top-end release; you’ll pay a monthly price of around £27-£35 for it with most networks, and that’s not too bad seeing as it’s an expensively assembled bit of tech with high-end software.

It’s built by Huawei, a manufacturer more commonly known for its cheaper smartphone alternatives, but the Nexus 6P is high quality.  You should be able to get the monthly price to drop below £30 as long as you pay an upfront fee in the region of £40-£80.

What’s new with this upgrade?

Google’s Nexus 6 was also a phablet, with impressive specs and arguably justifying its price.  The 6P is the same deal, with lots to offer and a great all-round package, but as it’s been a year since the predecessor was launched, there have been some significant changes.

The 6P is slimmer by 2.8mm, measuring just 7.33mm in thickness, while the screen is surprisingly smaller.  The 6P offers slightly more pixels per inch, but the qHD AMOLED screens are the basically the same.

The chip inside the 6P is a big step forward, even though the Nexus 6 would still be considered powerful now. Huawei has opted for a 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor, alongside 3GB of RAM, and that puts it up there with other flagship releases from 2015.
The megapixel count drops slightly, but offers better image capture in dark conditions than its predecessor.

What are the main features?


It’s a 5.7-inch qHD screen, with 518 pixels per inch, and it looks stunning.  Images and video are crisp, and it’s strikingly bright and colourful.


The Nexus 6P sports an aluminium body which does a great job of minimising the dreaded fingerprint smudge.  There’s a biometric fingerprint sensor at the rear, and it’s arguably the ideal location, with Google claiming it’s a natural spot for your finger to rest.


The rear camera offers 12.3-megapixels, and the pixels are larger, meaning more light is captured.  The knock-on effect of this is improved low-light performance, and overall the camera impresses.

The front-facing camera is 8-megapixels, and also delivers decent enough results for the selfie enthusiast.

Operating system

The Nexus 6P is released with Android Marshmallow, and the sharp interface is very easy on the eye.


There’s a 3450mAh battery on board, which is basically massive.   The Nexus 6P also features fast charging, taking a little under 1 hour and 40 minutes to get back up to full from empty.


If you’re interested in the Google Nexus 6P then you have the option of 32GB, 64GB or 128GB.  However, it is non-expandable which is little to irk some potential buyers.

What’s it like for games and apps?

The fast processor coasts through even the hardest demands on its performance; 3D gaming is slick and fluid, lag is rare and running multiple apps works seamlessly.

Pay monthly or pay as you go?

You’re likely to be going for pay monthly with the Nexus 6P, as it’s the kind of top-end release that warrants plenty of calls, texts and data included each month.  You won’t get the same value for money with a pay as you go deal, and you’d need to buy the pricey item outright.  With pay monthly the upfront cost is normally well below £100, and it’s free in some cases.

What’s the battery life like?

You could get over a day out of it, which is impressive given the size and power.  The massive battery on board makes a difference, but obviously heavy use, particularly the draining effect of graphics-loaded gaming, will take its toll, and you’ll find yourself charging again in the same day.

What do we think of the phone?

The Google Nexus 6P is a genuinely top-end release, and easily the most premium offering manufactured by Huawei.  The features, power and design all impress, and if you compare deals you should be able to find something that represents good value.


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Last updated on the 1st of March at 12:15pm with 238,894 deals.