Does Nexus 4 have SD card slot?

Internally, the Nexus 4 shares much of its hardware with the LG Optimus G; it is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor with 2 GB of RAM, providing either 8 or 16 GB of internal storage; like the Galaxy Nexus, the Nexus 4 does not contain a MicroSD slot.

Why do some phones not have an SD card slot?

The motive is because of the microSD card users buy afterwards. A lot of them choose to buy cheaper models that result in their phones giving them poor performance. By not including a microSD slot, users are also forced to buy the device with the larger amount of storage, and that means more money for the company.

Does Nexus 5x have expandable memory?

Unfortunately neither the Nexus 5x or 6P has expandable storage. However there is no bloatware from a mobile carrier, no manufacturer user interface (in this case no Huawei “EMUI”), and great Google cloud storage integration results in less initial space used for the stock Android operating system.

Will SD cards become obsolete?

Today, the original SD cards have been fully discontinued and they have been replaced by the newer-generation SDHC and SDXC cards. Quick Summary: Obsolete format, move on to SDHC or SDXC cards.

Why do phones not have expandable storage?

The reason that smartphone manufacturers are ditching micro SD card slots in their devices, especially at the high end, is money. Manufacturers can’t charge a premium for an SD card slot, but they can charge a $100 for a few extra gigabytes of flash storage. And from a making money point of view, it makes good sense.

How do I put an SD card in my Nexus 5?


  1. Insert the SIM ejection tool that comes with the phone (or a thin pin) into the hole.
  2. Push firmly but gently until the tray pops out.
  3. Remove the tray and place the micro SIM card inside it.
  4. Insert the SIM card tray into its slot.
  5. Carefully reposition the tray in the slot and push it gently back into the phone.

Does Nexus 6P have expandable storage?

Google’s new Nexus phones, the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, continued a worrying trend in 2015 – namely, a lack of expandable storage. There’s no microSD slot to quickly and conveniently add a memory card, which pushes a lot of people to spending extra cash for a model with more internal storage.