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Just some general information...

Apparently the Nexus 5, by LG in all their infinite wisdom, decided it best not to be able to access your battery like a normal phone. They're pulling an Apple on us.

So if you were looking for an extended battery, you're out of luck unless you buy a battery that works outside of the phone (by usb or otherwise).
 
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Well I would say on behalf of battery back up Google N5 is much better one..as I use net all the time on my phone and also get my self plug in with the music too...but still the battery problem does not create a worry for me...so there is not any battery drainage system with N5 as it occurs generally with the smart phones...so I just love my N5 on behalf of this....
 
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Yea I can understand why apple do that one is because they are apple and they like control. Two is because the iPhone is made of uni-body metal construction with tighter tolerance that feel solid.

As for the nexus 5 or any other plastic android why not just give us a removal back? I understood why for the nexus 4 because the nice glass backing but the nexus 5 is just a plastic piece.

All in all I still would pick the nexus 5 over any other phone. As for now I'll just have a battery pack with me until a good battery case is release.

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If you care about stuff like that then don't buy this phone. There is a case for the N5 by iblason that extends the battery if you need one

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Just some general information...

Apparently the Nexus 5, by LG in all their infinite wisdom, decided it best not to be able to access your battery like a normal phone. They're pulling an Apple on us.

So if you were looking for an extended battery, you're out of luck unless you buy a battery that works outside of the phone (by usb or otherwise).
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us true nexus fans understand. this aint the first phone to come out by google without a removable battery cover.
T-Mobile G2>HTC Glacier>Samsung Galaxy Nexus>Google Nexus 4

Asus Transformer>Amazon Kindle Fire>Google Nexus 7>2013 Nexus 7
 
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us true nexus fans understand. this aint the first phone to come out by google without a removable battery cover.
Or without expandable storage . Samsung spoiled us but i love my Nexus 5.
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