Google Nexus 4 is the latest Nexus device from Google & LG, As the device is shipping to more countries everyday and the Holidays season is coming and the choice is hard this year.
We want to know how it will hold up against the previous GALAXY Nexus or the popular Samsung Galaxy S III... Check the comparison below!
Google Nexus 4 is Now available on the UK carrier "Three", it will cost you about £29 with a 2-years contract on "The One Plan" with a £35/monthly . As a part of the contract you'll get 2,000 national minutes, plus 5,000 more minutes to use within Three's network, along with all you can eat data and 5,000 free texts.
The Nexus 4 will come to you with free delivery and is expected to be at your door as soon as December,17th that's on Monday.
After Google deleted the Nexus 4 Android 4.1.2 image from its servers and it didn't take long before a Brazilian Nexus 4 emerged with an arm shot of a brand new Android 4.2.2 jelly bean release.
Nothing is known yet about the minor Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update, if it is legit at all on this picture, but the Nexus 4 is apparently starting to get produced in LG's phone factory in Taubaté.
Brazil today, before heading to carriers later in the month, and the first batch of one thousand is reportedly being loaded with Android 4.2.2 from the box, so it's a matter of time we get a rundown on the improvements.
Google Officially announced a whole New Nexus lineup in three sizes... Introducing Google Nexus 4, 7 and 10.
Nexus 4 is our latest smartphone, developed by Google & LG. It has a quad-core processor which means it's super fast, a crisp 4.7" (320 ppi) display that's perfect for looking at photos and watching YouTube, and with wireless charging you just set the phone down on a charging surface to power it up, no wires needed.
It also features the latest version of Jelly Bean, Android 4.2-the simplest and smartest version of Android yet. Starting with the camera, Google have reinvented the photo experience with Photo Sphere, which lets you capture images that are literally larger than life. Snap shots up, down and in every direction to create stunning 360-degree immersive experiences that you can share on Google+ with friends and family-or you can add your Photo Sphere to Google Maps for the world to see.
Nexus 7 32GB
Nexus 7 brings you the best of Google-YouTube, Chrome, Gmail, Maps-and all the great content from Google Play in a slim, portable package that fits perfectly in your hand. To give you more room for all that great content you can now get Nexus 7 with 16GB ($199) or 32GB ($249) of storage.
Google also added HSPA+ mobile data. Nexus 7 is now also available with 32GB and HSPA+ mobile ($299), which can operate on more than 200 GSM providers worldwide, including AT&T in the US.
Nexus 10 is the ultimate tablet for watching movies or reading magazines. Google wanted to build a premium entertainment device, so Google partnered with Samsung to do just that. Nexus 10 is the highest resolution tablet on the planet with a 10.055" display at 2560-by-1600 (300ppi), that's over 4 million pixels right in your hands.
It comes with a powerful battery that will get you up to nine hours of video playback and more than 500 hours of standby time. With a set of front-facing stereo speakers, you can watch movies right from your Nexus 10 and they simply sound awesome. But what makes Nexus 10 unique is that it's the first truly shareable tablet.
Google Officially announced the LG Nexus 4, The specs of the LG Nexus 4 are what to expect from a Nexus smartphone, a 1.5GHz Quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro with Krait CPUs, a 4.7-inch WXGA True HD IPS Plus (1280 x 768 pixels) display with Zerogap Touch technology and Corning Gorilla Glass 2, 2GB of RAM, an 8MP rear camera, a 1.3MP front camera, and a 2100 mAh battery gives you Up to 15.3 hours of talk time.
The device has NFC as expected, and will support wireless charging. The announcement does say that it will be running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, but it only mentions one new feature of the 4.2 update called "PhotoSphere", which sounds like Microsoft's PhotoSynth, where you take pictures all around and they are stitched together into a full scene.
The Nexus 4 will come in both an 8GB model for $299 and 16GB models for $349. It will be available in the Google Play Store on November 13th in US, UK, Canada, Germany, France, Spain and Australia, and will come to retail stores at the end of November.
An inventory image of UK retailer Carphone Warehouse is hinting that the price of the Unlocked LG Nexus 4 will be £389, and it seems that will indeed be the price of the next Nexus smartphone when it is launched.
Note that the ad for the Nexus 4 mentions the OS version as Android 4.1 instead of 4.2, its a mistake and will probably change later on.
You can bow convert your Android device to a Google Nexus 4, as the full system dump has been posted online... apps, wallpapers, ringtones and just about everything that came Pre-loaded on the Google Nexus 4.
Download from the links below. Remember, back up first.
As you may know, Google is launching its New Nexus line-up very soon, The 10" Samsung-made Nexus 10 tablet with its Retina-beating display and Exynos 5 chip, The LG Nexus 4 latest Next smartphone with Quad-core CPU and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and finally the Updated version of the ASUS Nexus 7 with a 32GB storage, 3G connectivity and Android 4.2 out of the box.
Google New Nexus devices are all set to be launched on November 13th which is next week, did you made a decision yet! Share it on the comments section below.
Which Nexus Device You'll Buy ?
Today, Google launched the New Samsung Nexus 10 32GB/16GB tablet and the LG Nexus 4 Smartphone, both flagships has been sold out in less than 1 Hour after appearing on the Play Store in the UK and Australia.
We're still waiting for the imminent launch of the devices on Google Play for the US.. The Google Nexus 4 is expected to drastically impact the smartphone market with its impressive specs sheet and super aggressive pricing.
The Nexus 4 features a 4.7 inch True HD IPS Plus display of 768 x 1280 pixels resolution, a Quad-core 1.5 Ghz Krait processor, 8/16 GB of storage, 2 GB of RAM, an 8MP shooter capable of 1080p video, powered by a 2100 mAh battery all of this priced at $299/$349 without contract.
The Google Nexus 4 is the latest stock Android handset and has already sold out in the Google Play Store. The gang at iFixit did their usual teardown and found some interesting tidbits about the device. For example, the rear cover of the phone, usually just a slab of plastic designed to keep the battery from falling out, is actually a beehive of activity on the Google Nexus 4.
That is where the NFC antenna lies and a few pressure contacts power up the NFC antenna and connect the induction coil used for wireless charging, to the motherboard. Even though the Google Nexus 4 supports wireless charging, the accessory does not come with the phone out of the box.
The teardown did have its difficulties. Getting to the battery was a little tougher than usual, requiring the removal of two screws, a connector, and some adhesive material. Speaking of the battery, instead of putting the Micro SIM card under the battery, LG put it on the side of the phone and included a tool to pop out the card when needed.
The time has come to the LG Nexus 4 to take the ultimate drop test, like any new device, to test how tough is the phone's materials. The guy on the video drop the Nexus 4 two times.
The first drop was simulating a drop from the pocket, and the 2nd one from the ear. Thankfully, the handset remained almost perfect after the first drop, with no significant scratches to ruin its fancy glass panels. However, the second, higher drop cause severe damage to the back panel.
This drop test comes to show us that LG has done a good Quality job with the construction of the Nexus 4. Watch he video below!
Last week, There were some news saying that many of you who had ordered the Google Nexus 4 might have to wait up to three weeks for your handset to arrive.
That news came at almost the exact time that some were receiving email confirmation that their Google Nexus 4 was on the way. Based on some new emailed shipping confirmations that have been received, it looks like many of you won't have to wait three weeks at all for your stock Android phone.
The Google Nexus 4 is one of the most affordable high-end smartphones in the market with a price tag of $350 in the US. However, In Europe things are different, as Carphone warehouse UK is offering this Nexus device for £390.
This is £110 more than the listed £279 price in the UK Play Store. The reason for this is the pricing outside of Google's Play Store for the Nexus 4 comes from LG. LG marketing firm sells the device to smartphone retailers and as a result the price is higher.
The Google Nexus 4 was back on sale this afternoon at the Google Play Store. Only thing is, it was the Canadian version of the Google Play Store that had the sizzling hot handset back in stock.
Google had sent out emails to those interested in the device to alert them that it would be offered for sale starting at 12 Noon PST on Monday, which was 3PM on the East coast. The price for the 8GB version of the phone is $309 Canadian Dollars ($311 USD), while the 16GB model is $359 Canadian Dollars ($362 USD).
LG Google Nexus 4 doesn't officially supports LTE, the device's technical Specs includes a deactivated LTE-antenna that operates on a 1700MHz band only.
Some hackers over the XDA turned it "ON" and it workds on AT&T's 4G network. which supports the 1700MHz Band 4, specifically in these cities only:
- Athens, GA
- Charlotte, NC
- Chicago, IL
- Dallas, TX
- College Station, TX
- Las Vegas, NV
- Los Angeles, CA
- Oklahoma City, OK
- Phoenix, AZ
- Raleigh, NC
- San Juan, Puerto Rico
Google is airing a cool new Christmas-themed ad promoting its latest Nexus phone, LG Neuxs 4. The ad shows the Nexus 4 taking a Photo Sphere of the entire family, gathered around a Christmas tree.
Google urges us to rethink the family photo concept entirely by using Photo Sphere. The problem is that you need special software to view the Photo Sphere and it's not like you can print it and place it above the fireplace.
If you live in Canada and you already Pre-ordered a Google Nexus 4, We've got some Good news. Google has sent emails to some few happy Canadians this morning says that their Nexus 4 has been shipped and on its way to them.
Go check your email, you may be one of the lucky ones who'll receive their devices this week. If you weren't one of them, you porbably will get the mail during this month, so just keep checking and good luck.
Google has pushed the Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean Update to all its Nexus line-up today, The new 4.2.1 OTA update weighs just about 1.1 MB and makes December re-appear in the Contacts app (Bug was reported before) and also fixes the Bluetooth issues lots of users were experiencing.