Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 (2012) Will Also Get Android Lollipop

At its initial announcement, Google neglected to detail the software fate of two of its aging devices—the Nexus 4 and the Nexus 7 (2012). Luckily, Android Lollipop will also extend to include its more senior family members. » 10/15/14 3:35pm 10/15/14 3:35pm

Nexus 4 users have started seeing an over-the-air update to Android 4.4 KitKat today, giving them the brand-new Android OS experience enjoyed on the Nexus 5. [AndroidCentral via Ubergizmo] » 11/20/13 10:53am 11/20/13 10:53am

The Nexus 4 Is Completely Sold Out and Supposedly Never Coming Back

After a wonderful price cut last month, Google has now completely sold out of both the 8GB Nexus 4 and the 16GB Nexus 4 on Google Play. Impressive! » 9/16/13 9:39pm 9/16/13 9:39pm

You can buy a Nexus 4 8GB for $200 and a 16GB for $250 now. That's $100 cheaper than before and a sweet deal considering no additional contract but it's probably worth mentioning the Nexus 4 is 9 months old now. » 8/27/13 8:59pm 8/27/13 8:59pm

Android 4.3 Leaked via a Googler's Second-Hand Nexus 4

A version of Android 4.3 has come out of Google—thanks to a Google staff member selling a Nexus 4 with a near-final version of the OS update onboard. » 7/18/13 6:32am 7/18/13 6:32am

The Next LG Optimus G2 Actually Looks A Lot Like the Next Nexus 4

Though it may seem like LG is forgotten in a world of S's and Ones, LG actually made the very great Nexus 4 and the super fast LG Optimus G Pro. So in making the upcoming Optimus G2, LG seems to have combined both phones. Taking the namesake of the Optimus G, the G2 looks to be a lot curvier like the Nexus 4. Let's… » 7/09/13 8:01pm 7/09/13 8:01pm

This Is LG's White Nexus 4--But It Won't Make Another Google Phone

LG has finally confirmed that it's making a white version of the Nexus 4—but it's also admitted that it's not interested in manufacturing another Google phone. » 5/28/13 5:21am 5/28/13 5:21am

The Nexus 4's Charging Orb Is Now On Sale in Google Play

The Nexus 4 has been around for a few months now, but the Android phone's pretty wireless orb charger is just now available in the Google Play store. » 2/11/13 2:02pm 2/11/13 2:02pm

The Most Important Phones Of 2012

The smartphone market of 2012 has seen some heated competition. The usual contenders all released solid hardware. But the dynamic between them changed, too—Windows Phone arrived as a serious third OS option, and 2012 ended with exciting new models of iPhone and Android devices. Here's a look at the best new products… » 12/10/12 5:02pm 12/10/12 5:02pm

Developers Show the Nexus 4 Can Handle LTE, Kinda

A bunch of developers over on the XDA forums have been tinkering with the Nexus 4 to see if they can persuade it to play nice with LTE. Turns out that, despite a lack of signal amplifier and filter, it can handle the high-speed connection. Kind of. » 11/23/12 6:00am 11/23/12 6:00am

The Nexus 4 Does Have LTE, It’s Just Not Switched On (Updated)

Following that iFixit teardown of the Nexus 4, it looks like LG and Google did kit out their new flagship with LTE after all—at least, there's a Qualcomm multi-band LTE chip in there—it's just not active. But why whack in a 4G chip and not bother to use it? » 11/19/12 5:49am 11/19/12 5:49am

Nexus 4 Teardown: What the Guts Look Like

Our friends at iFixit are in the process of tearing down the Nexus 4, Google's latest and greatest Android phone. If you're of seeing exposed chips, circuits, guts and innards in all their glory, you'll want to follow along. » 11/16/12 5:54pm 11/16/12 5:54pm

T-Mobile Will Sell the Sold Out Nexus 4 for 200 Bucks Tomorrow

Google already sold out of the off-contract Nexus 4 but T-Mobile told The Verge that they'll be selling the 16GB Nexus 4 for 200 bucks (with a two-year contract) tomorrow. If you don't want to tie yourself with a T-Mobile contract, the same phone will cost you $500. Yikes. That's a steep price bump from the no… » 11/13/12 7:58pm 11/13/12 7:58pm