Instead of the expected 5 Nexus, LG has unveiled the white version of the smartphone Nexus 4, and this device has the potential to become the latest in a line, as a “pure” Android now appear on Samsung Galaxy S4.
It took more than six months by LG, designed to change the color of the smartphone. LG Nexus 4, released in October last year, is currently the best smartphone with the “naked” Android.
The white version of the device has received a beautiful name “Swan”, which translates as “The Swan”. Despite the change of color, LG managed to keep one of the major chip design Nexus 4 – thousands of tiny sequins on the back, which are visible only at a certain angle.
Front black and white version of the smartphone looks the same. Technical specifications have not changed – it’s the same HD IPS screen with a diagonal of 4.7 inches, 8-megapixel camera, quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro and Android 4.2 on board. Price of the device is not yet named, but it is unlikely it will be different from that in the original Nexus 4. Sales of “Swan” will start on May 29 in Hong Kong. Almost simultaneously with the announcement of the white version of the Nexus, LG has announced that it will not work on the next generation of this line of smartphones. As the representative of the European branch of the company – Kim Wong, the success of Nexus 4 was so obvious that LG “does not need to repeat it.” Recall that the line of Nexus – are devices that produce a variety of manufacturers in close cooperation with Google, to demonstrate the capabilities ” pure “Android. And considering that at a recent presentation, Google announced the release of a special version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 C “naked” Android 4.3, the future ruler Nexus is quite uncertain.
Home sales Galaxy S4 Google Edition is scheduled for June 26, the price will be $ 649 for the U.S. market. At the time of the start of this unit will be the most powerful smartphone with a “pure” Android 4.3 on board.