Google’s new Nexus phone will reportedly be a super-sized Moto X
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It looks like Motorola’s in for a busy few months. The company’s second-generation Moto X is now shipping, and recent leaks suggest the next smartphone in Verizon’s Droid line is also on the way. But according to 9to5Google, there’s something even bigger in the works. Way bigger. Motorola is said to be preparing a device codenamed “Shamu” that will serve as Google’s next Nexus phone. From what the site has learned, it’s basically a super-sized, more powerful version of the Moto X. The exact name of Google’s next Android flagship isn’t yet clear; some expect it to be called the Nexus 6, a reference to the device’s rumored (and utterly massive) 5.92-inch screen. Other reports claim it will be known as the Nexus X.