Google, LG Nexus 4 smartphone launched

Google, LG Nexus 4 smartphone launched


Zeebiz Bureau

San Francisco: Google in collaboration with LG launched the Nexus 4 smartphone on Monday, in line with Google’s Nexus smartphones. It will feature an update version of Google’s Android 4.2.

Manufactured by LG Electronics, the Nexus 4 is pitched against the likes of Apple’s latest iPhone 5 and Samusng S III. Hence, it boasts of a 4.7 inch screen, apparently larger than iPhone 5 though smaller than Samsung’s S III.

Some of the main features of the Nexus 4 are:

Operating system: Google’s Android 4.2 (Updated version)

Processor: Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 Pro processor with 1.5GHz Quad-Core Krait CPUs.

Memory: 8 GB and 16 GB

RAM: 2GB

Screen size: 4.7 inches True HD IPS

Size: 133.9 x 68.7 x 9.1mm

Screen resolution: 1280x768 pixels, supported by Zerogap Touch technology.

Scratch resistant: The screen is scratch resitant, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 2.

Camera: 8.0MP rear and 1.3MP HD front

Battery: 2,100mAh Li-Polymer (embedded) with a talk time of 15.3 hours and a standby: 390 hours

Weight: 139 gm

Price: USD 349 for 8 GB and USD 399 for 16 GB

Charging: Wireless