Google Nexus 5

Legacy

Overall progress

Feature refinement

What works

  • Actors:

  •  Manual brightness
  •  Notification LED
  •  Torchlight
  •  Vibration
  • Camera:

  •  Flashlight
  •  Photo
  •  Video
  •  Switching between cameras
  • Cellular:

  •  Carrier info, signal strength
  •  Data connection
  •  Incoming, outgoing calls
  •  MMS in, out
  •  PIN unlock
  •  SMS in, out
  •  Change audio routings
  •  Voice in calls
  • Endurance:

  •  Battery lifetime > 24h from 100%
  •  No reboot needed for 1 week
  • Misc:

  •  Anbox patches
  •  AppArmor patches
  •  Battery percentage
  •  Offline charging
  •  Online charging
  •  Recovery image
  •  Reset to factory defaults
  •  RTC time
  •  Shutdown / Reboot
  •  Wireless charging
  •  Wireless External monitor
  • Network:

  •  Bluetooth
  •  Flight mode
  •   Hotspot
  •   NFC
  •  WiFi
  • Sensors:

  •  Automatic brightness
  •  GPS
  •  Proximity
  •  Rotation
  •  Touchscreen
  • Sound:

  •  Earphones
  •  Loudspeaker
  •  Microphone
  •  Volume control

 Working  Partial  Not working  Untested

A link to issue report is available when a feature isn't fully working

Some issues might not depend on the device, these are marked as global

Device specifications

CPUKrait 400, 2300MHz, 4 Cores
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 800, MSM8974AA
GPUQualcomm Adreno 330, 450MHz, 4 Cores
Storage16/32GB
Memory2GB, 800MHz
Android Version4.4.3
Battery2300 mAh
Display1080x1920 pixels, 5 in
Rear Camera8MP
Front Camera1.2MP

How to install

You can install Ubuntu Touch on this device using the UBports Installer on your computer. Select the appropriate package for your computer:

Plug in your device and follow the on-screen instructions. The Installer will take it from there.

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