LG Nexus 5X, Huawei 6P news: Google to have September 29 event for a 'tasty new treat'; Marshmallow, Nexus phones expected

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Google just announced a special event that will take place in San Francisco. While no specifics were given, it is widely expected that the tech giant will finally be releasing the new version of their Android operating system as well as the long rumored new Nexus phones form LG and Huawei.

According to a report by Engadget, Google recently sent out invites for an event that will happen on Tuesday, September 29, and will, begin at 9AM. The event invitation said: “Join us for some tasty new treats and s’more.” While the invitation was not in any way specific to any detail, it is already expected that the “tasty new treat” will be the release of the newest version of the Android operating systemthe Android Marshmallow 6.0, and that the event will also finally see the unveiling of the long rumored new generation of Nexus phones from mobile manufacturers Huawei and LG.

Additionally, Droid Life revealed that sourced have said that the two new Nexus phones form LG and Huawei will be called the Nexus 5X and the Nexus 6P, respectively. While it was previously reported that the said LG Nexus phone may be called as such, this was the first time that the Huawei Nexus was hinted with a supposed official name.

According to a report by Talk Android, a source had said that pre-orders for both the LG and Huawei Nexus phones will start on October 13. However, the said source did not point out a date when the phones will start to ship out.

Additionally, previous reports have claimed that the new LG Nexus 5X will be priced at least $50 more than its predecessor model. Should Google stick to tow variants of 16GB and 32GB, then users can expect the new LG Nexus 5X 16GB variant to be available at around $400 (since the previous release came at $350 for the 16GB variant), and a 32GB variant for $450.