Well, the Hurricane Sandy couldn’t stop Google letting out the cat of its bag. Google has officially unveiled the new Nexus 4 Android phone, made by LG. The device is based on LG Optimus G handset and it packs some impressive features
Here’s the list of the highlight features of the Google LG Nexus 4:
# 4.7-inch True HD IPS Plus display with 1280 x 768 pixel of resolutions
# Corning Gorilla Glass
# Ships with Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS
# Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor with 1.5GHz Quad-Core Krait CPUs
# 2GB RAM
# 8GB/16GB onboard storage (with no microSD card slot)
# NFC chip
# Wireless Charging capability
# 3G (WCDMA), HSPA+ capability
# 8Mpix main camera on back side and 1.9MP HD shooter on front side
In addition, the Nexus 4 handsets boasts 390 hours of stand-by time and 15.3 hours of talk time. Dimensions wise, it measures 133.9 x 68.7 x 9.1mm and weighs 139 grams. It has been also confirmed that Android 4.2 will be referred as Jelly Bean, no Key Lime Pie. The handset’s camera has got a set of exclusive apps such as – “Photo Sphere,” which is a 360 degree camera mode and it lets you to capture Street View-type images that can be navigated in Google+ and upload them to Google Maps, The Nexus 4 also comes with improved Google Now app, presenting you events information, Movie timings, nearby attractions, flight information, restaurant reservations, hotel confirmations, and shipping details.
Google also confirmed T-Mobile will carry the 16GB Nexus 4 edition for $199.99 with your signature on a two-year contract. Users can purchase the unlocked Nexus 4 editions in the Google Play Store from November 13th. 8GB version costs $299, while the 16GB model will retail for $349.
Fro more information, read: LG Nexus 4 Full Specs.
Source: Google Blog