1. win465's Avatar
    Hello i have a question, i want to replace my nexus 5 because the buttons rattling is annoying and i know their is a new and improved model out now. The question is if i place a replacement order for the black 32gb model will i get the old build or the new one?
    12-23-2013 10:34 PM
  2. slik6996's Avatar
    Hello i have a question, i want to replace my nexus 5 because the buttons rattling is annoying and i know their is a new and improved model out now. The question is if i place a replacement order for the black 32gb model will i get the old build or the new one?
    . Its a hit or miss.
    12-23-2013 11:47 PM
  3. win465's Avatar
    . Its a hit or miss.
    probably just wait a little longer then.
    12-24-2013 12:14 AM
  4. p3ntyne's Avatar
    Since you are having problems that were addressed in the 'hardware update', it is most likely that you will receive the revised model.

    Posted via Android Central App
    12-24-2013 12:28 AM
  5. win465's Avatar
    Since you are having problems that were addressed in the 'hardware update', it is most likely that you will receive the revised model.

    Posted via Android Central App
    Well not exactly their was a similar post about this question where the person stated the problems and got the old version still. There is the link to the post.
    http://forums.androidcentral.com/goo...nexus-5-a.html
    12-24-2013 12:48 AM
  6. p3ntyne's Avatar
    Well not exactly their was a similar post about this question where the person stated the problems and got the old version still. There is the link to the post.
    http://forums.androidcentral.com/goo...nexus-5-a.html
    Yeah, I guess. That was a week ago now - I don't imagine LG still making the older model...
    12-24-2013 01:28 AM
  7. patruns's Avatar
    I have the old version and the buttons do not rattle. I wouldn't worry about what version they send you.
    mrsmumbles likes this.
    12-24-2013 08:17 AM
  8. gidgiddonihah's Avatar
    Should also be worth it to mention that the model numbers are not revision numbers. People are reporting that they have newer serial numbers but an older revision.

    Sent from my Nexus 5 using Tapatalk
    12-24-2013 11:28 AM
  9. yfan's Avatar
    First of all, you should never order an RMA just because there is a "new and improved" model out if you wouldn't have ordered one otherwise. If the rattling of the buttons are truly annoying, get an RMA. But if it suddenly started bothering you after you hard/read about this "new and improved" version, then keep your phone.

    Second, there are no guarantees that you are going to get a new device with any of the hardware "updates." You may not get bigger speaker holes, or a more flush SIM tray, or whatever it is you are looking for.

    Third, there are other variations on the devices. Some devices may have a yellowish screen from what I hear. Bottom line: if you think your RMA device will be identical to your current device except only for the changes/updates you want, you may (or may not) be in for a surprise.
    patruns and mrsmumbles like this.
    12-24-2013 11:49 AM

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