Google Nexus 4 is now in stock with T-Mobile, $200 on contract

Google Nexus 4 is now in stock with T-Mobile, $200 on contract
While a fresh new batch of Google Nexus 4 units is expected to land on the Play store by the end of this week, the smartphone is already back in stock at the T-Mobile online store. The nation's fourth largest carrier is offering the handset for $200 on contract, along with a qualifying service plan, or $500 outright, in case you aren't eligible for an upgrade yet. The variant that T-Mobile is offering has 16GB for all your storage needs.

Of course, some folks won't be that tempted by this deal, especially since Google is selling the 16GB Nexus 4 for $350 unlocked and without the need for a contract. But on the other hand, the smartphone has yet to be made available for purchase once again, and when that happens, you just don't know how long it's going to be before all stock is out. To make its offer a bit easier to swallow, T-Mobile is waiving its SIM activation fee, which saves you $35.

So yeah, a $200 on-contract Google Nexus 4 ordered today, or a $350 one purchased later, if you're lucky – that's the big question of the day. Which option would you pick? Let us know down in the comments!

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Nexus 4
  • Display 4.7" 768 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.3 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro, Quad-core, 1500 MHz
  • Storage 16 GB
  • Battery 2100 mAh(15.3h talk time)

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9 Comments

1. joseph98

Posts: 167; Member since: Feb 03, 2012

Nah, will not do for me. I prefer to pay $350 for the unlocked one from google store. Hope I will succeed this time in placing my order. BTW I am with T-mobile but still prefer an unlocked phone. Easier to resale and hold its value more.

6. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

It's practically unlocked... No T-Mobile branding, no T-Mobile interruption with updates, no T-Mobile bloatware (to my knowledge), and still able to work with any GSM carrier around the world. This isn't like a Verizon Nexus, this is actually pure Google.

2. shahulvm

Posts: 124; Member since: Apr 01, 2012

Google Nexus 4 will be available from playstore later today...Recieved an email from google.

4. joseph98

Posts: 167; Member since: Feb 03, 2012

I hope so. Last time I couldn't place an order. I wish this time will succeed. Thank you for letting us know.

3. shahulvm

Posts: 124; Member since: Apr 01, 2012

Nexus 4 will be available for purchase later today! Order yours from Google Play starting today, November 27 at 12:00 noon PST (U.S. only).

5. Mooooo

Posts: 212; Member since: Aug 27, 2011

I too got the surprise email that they will be back in stock. I will definitely will be ready especially after my Nexus S died on me right after they sold out. I have using an old HTC Aria. Which is cute but I am going to go blind using its small screen. Hopefully Google got its act together with the checkout process and learned there lesson. We will soon find out.

7. TA-21

Posts: 20; Member since: Oct 22, 2012

Im want Nexus 4 16 GB locked or Unlocked for 600 $ Im in UAE but i cant order it because here is no Google Store :-(

8. mydi.maus unregistered

i picked $350 for no jail time,anyone with me?lol..

9. FranksGT

Posts: 167; Member since: Aug 29, 2012

Good luck waiting till after Christmas.

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