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Nexus 4 and USB-on-the-go are no-go

Nexus 4 and USB-on-the-go are no-go

posted: 26 Nov 2012, 04:35

The Analogix SlimPort ANX7808 that we have on the Nexus 4 certainly supports OTG, as the port specs clearly say: "USB host, device or OTG data passes through by default." Thus USB-on-the-go might be something that LG and Google could theoretically unleash...

Daily Steals has 16GB Google Nexus 4 for $499

Daily Steals has 16GB Google Nexus 4 for $499

posted: 26 Nov 2012, 01:09

You have been looking all over for a Google Nexus 4 and found nothing but "Sold Out" signs; now, Daily Steals is offering the unit for $499 which is a discount from their bloated list price of $799 and the $499 is still $150 more than the Google...

Why there is no LTE connectivity on the Google Nexus 4

Why there is no LTE connectivity on the Google Nexus 4

posted: 26 Nov 2012, 00:08

There has been plenty of excitement surrounding the Google Nexus 4 following the tear down of the device which revealed that an LTE chip was placed inside the phone; considering this, why doesn't the phone offer LTE connectivity?...

Website lets you check availability of Google Nexus 4 and other Nexus devices at Google Play Store

Website lets you check availability of Google Nexus 4 and other Nexus devices at Google Play Store

posted: 25 Nov 2012, 11:45

If you have been constantly heading over to the Google Play Store to check the availability of the Google Nexus 4, Google Nexus 7 and Google Nexus 10, there is a website that tracks...

Google Nexus 4 owners are getting buzzed...from the earpiece, that is

Google Nexus 4 owners are getting buzzed...from the earpiece, that is

posted: 23 Nov 2012, 20:30

Some owners of the Google Nexus 4 are reporting a buzzing noise or a click coming from the earpiece/camera area on the phone; early thought is that this is a shielding problem with the electronics of the device and...

Would you still love the Nexus 4 if you have to pay almost twice as much for it?

Would you still love the Nexus 4 if you have to pay almost twice as much for it?

posted: 23 Nov 2012, 09:17

Nexus 4 - a brilliant, yet so controversial handset. It made great headlines when it got announced, mostly due to its never-before-seen off-contract price of $299...

LTE on the Google Nexus 4 might work with this simple tweak

LTE on the Google Nexus 4 might work with this simple tweak

posted: 23 Nov 2012, 03:30

But if a handful of reports at XDA are to be believed, some Google Nexus 4 owners in Canada have managed to get the handset running on LTE airwaves. A video has been posted and seemingly confirms the success of the experiment...

Looking for a SIM-free 16GB Google Nexus 4? Here are a couple of places to go

Looking for a SIM-free 16GB Google Nexus 4? Here are a couple of places to go

posted: 22 Nov 2012, 14:38

If you're willing to pay up for a phone that is sold out just about everywhere, the U.K.'s Carphone Warehouse could be your destination to buy a 16GB Google Nexus 4; of course, you will need to pay £389.95...

Nexus 4 now sold out at T-Mobile as well

Nexus 4 now sold out at T-Mobile as well

posted: 22 Nov 2012, 08:42

The Nexus 7 with prices starting at $299 is not a Black Friday special, but it is just as popular and we can easily see why - it’s twice cheaper than it’s competitors with similar specs…

Want to buy the Google Nexus 4? The Google Play Store suggests you buy it from T-Mobile

Want to buy the Google Nexus 4? The Google Play Store suggests you buy it from T-Mobile

posted: 21 Nov 2012, 23:10

The Google Nexus 4 is still sold out online, so if you head to the Google Play Store you will find a recommendation that those interested in buying the handset go to T-Mobile where they can buy...

Who made the best Nexus phone for its time: HTC, Samsung or LG?

Who made the best Nexus phone for its time: HTC, Samsung or LG?

posted: 21 Nov 2012, 07:56

Ah, the Nexus phones - probably the most beloved handsets in the entire Android universe. Never really achieving the status of top sellers, but always being highly-regarded, as they have not only been cool pieces of tech,...

Nexus 4 gets root/unlock ToolKit

Nexus 4 gets root/unlock ToolKit

posted: 20 Nov 2012, 22:48

For those of you that love to live in the Android mod community, the Nexus 4 is getting the same treatment that the Galaxy Nexus had before it. There is a new ToolKit to help you easily do all those great things like unlocking the bootloader, rooting, and backing...

One lucky person gets a free Google Nexus 4 from Google

One lucky person gets a free Google Nexus 4 from Google

posted: 20 Nov 2012, 17:40

The squeaky wheel gets the oil, or perhaps a free Google Nexus 4 as one Google customer found out; after he never received confirmation of his order or shipping information, a vaguely worded email from Google let to a free smartphone...

White LG Nexus 4 expected to arrive in December, bundled with a Google Nexus 7

White LG Nexus 4 expected to arrive in December, bundled with a Google Nexus 7

posted: 20 Nov 2012, 07:17

Although the existence of a white LG Nexus 4 has not been officially confirmed yet, U.K. cellular service provider TalkTalk already has the smartphone on pre-order. However, the handset isn't being offered...

New shipments of the Google Nexus 4 are on the way

New shipments of the Google Nexus 4 are on the way

posted: 20 Nov 2012, 02:01

Good new for those afraid that they would have to wait up to three weeks to receive their Google Nexus 4 as emailed shipping confirmations show that another batch of the stock Android handset are soon to be delivered...

Google Nexus 4 hits the pavement in this new drop test - see what happens

Google Nexus 4 hits the pavement in this new drop test - see what happens

posted: 19 Nov 2012, 09:05

Drop tests are always fun and exciting to watch. And even if there's something inside us that subconsciously tells us that destroying expensive smartphones on purpose is wrong, we always end up watching yet another...

Nexus 4 teardown shows hepta-band LTE chip

Nexus 4 teardown shows hepta-band LTE chip

posted: 17 Nov 2012, 10:56

This is a bit strange. We reported on the teardown of the Nexus 4 yesterday, but we didn't notice an interesting thing that was uncovered. Luckily, a reader sent us a tip. Apparently, the Nexus 4 has a hepta-band Qualcomm LTE chip built-in...

The Google Nexus 4 is taken apart

The Google Nexus 4 is taken apart

posted: 16 Nov 2012, 21:24

So iFixit did their thing with the Google Nexus 4 and found no surprises although getting to the battery apparently required more hard work than expected; the rear cover contained pressure contacts to power the NFC antenna and connect the induction coil for...

How to root your Google Nexus 4: XDA-Devs member HQRaja ready with the solution

How to root your Google Nexus 4: XDA-Devs member HQRaja ready with the solution

posted: 16 Nov 2012, 07:18

Now the floodgates of custom ROMs, modifications and numerous tweaks will open, squeezing the last breath out of the hardware and interface performance, and the Nexus 4 is no slouch, so we fully expect...

Nexus 4's camera produces purple lens flare, too

Nexus 4's camera produces purple lens flare, too

posted: 16 Nov 2012, 03:35

Well, we guess nothing is perfect in this world. Not even the Google Nexus 4 by LG, although we can easily forgive its few drawbacks due to the marvelous price Google has attached to it...

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