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LG Google Nexus 4 (E960)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4374 reviews of LG Google Nexus 4 (E960). The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Opinions about the design and portability are on the whole positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably, but views about the connectivity and reliability are different.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the LG Google Nexus 4 (E960) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for LG Google Nexus 4 (E960)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 260 user reviews of LG Google Nexus 4 (E960) from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the screen and design. The price and usability are also appreciated. The sound and reliability get critical views.

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reliability, sound

91% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LG Nexus 4 Android Smartphone 16GB Sim-FreeLG Nexus 4 Android Smartphone 16GB Sim-Free

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for LG Google Nexus 4 (E960)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 825 user reviews of LG Google Nexus 4 (E960) from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the design and price. The portability and usability also get good comments, but there are some less positive views about the reliability.

performance, usability, portability, price, design

reliability

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Google Nexus 4 Phone 8GB - UnlockedGoogle Nexus 4 Phone 8GB - Unlocked

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for LG Google Nexus 4 (E960)

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of LG Google Nexus 4 (E960) from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.ca.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LG Google Nexus 4 8GB Unlocked Import, No Warranty, Black (E960-8GBBK)LG Google Nexus 4 8GB Unlocked Import, No Warranty, Black (E960-8GBBK)

Sep, 2017

Techradar Recommended 2013

Expert review by: Phil Lavelle (techradar.com)

Nexus 4 review

 

Impressive specs at an even more impressive price point

Beautiful, elegant design ; Excellent screen ; Android 4.2 ; Unbelievable price

No expandable memory ; No flash internet ; No 4G ; Camera could be better

This phone has some of the best specs around and it's fantastic value. Had it not been crippled by silly things like a paltry memory allowance and not-quite-there camera, we'd have recommended it immediately and given it a five star rating.

May, 2013

Expert review by: Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Google Nexus 4

 

The Nexus is a strange category of device. Designed as a pure Android experience, it's a family of Google devices that's principally pitched at Android developers, but also popular with consumers. There is a lot to be excited about the Nexus 4. It's...

Good value for money, slick and fast, display is excellent, beautiful design and build

Out of the box there are some features missing you'll find elsewhere, storage a little on the low side and no expansion option, camera performance isn't great

There is a lot to be excited about the Nexus 4. It's equipped like a flagship Android handset, but priced like a mid-range phone. This is a huge point for anyone who wants to buy this smartphone outright, rather than taking a contract from someone like...

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: (t3.com)

Google Nexus 4 review

 

The Google Nexus 4 by LG is the brand's new flagship smartphone. Is it any good?

Screen ; Quad-core processor ; PhotoSphere

No 4G ; Chunky ; Dull styling

Expert review by: Seth Barton (expertreviews.co.uk)

Google Nexus 4

 

The Nexus 4 is a great handset for those who want Android in its purest form, but you're better off with the Moto G

May, 2015

Recommended by TR

Expert review by: Luke Johnson (trustedreviews.com)

Google Nexus 4

 

Launching Android 4.2 the Nexus 4 offers high-end performance at an amazing price.

Staggeringly low price tag ; Android 4.2 ; Great Screen

Camera could be improved ; Just five homescreens ; Memory not expandable

More than just a visually impressive offering, the Google Nexus 4 screen is a reassurance to more clumsy users with the Corning Gorilla Glass 2 coating ensuring that the device is protected against the unavoidable collection of knocks, drops and bumps...

Jun, 2014

Expert review by: Marie Brewis (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Nexus 4 vs Nokia Lumia 920 smartphone comparison review

 

If you don't want an iPhone - and, believe it or not, there are plenty of us who don't - for most consumers there are just two choices: a smartphone running Android or one that packs Windows Phone 8. We reckon the Nexus 4 currently leads the Google...

Google Nexus 4 or Nokia Lumia 920, which is the best smartphone? Read our Google Nexus 4 vs Nokia Lumia 920 comparison review to find out.

Jan, 2013

Expert review by: Chris Martin (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Google Nexus 4 video review

 

We were initially a bit worried about the glossy finish of the Nexus 4, making it quite a slippery handset. However, between the front and back of the phone is a grippy rubbery finish. There's no removable cover and the phone feels sturdy and well-built.

Dec, 2012

Expert review by: Chris Martin (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Google Nexus 4 review

 

After previously partnering with HTC and Samsung for its smartphones, Google has turned to LG for the Nexus 4. There's plenty of competition in the smartphone market from Android handsets, not to mention the iPhone so what has the Nexus 4 got to stand...

As long as the storage capacities suffice, the Nexus 4 is the definition of a bargain. You quite simply get the performance and features of a high-end smartphone for half the price you would expect to pay. Unless you're set on an iPhone, the Nexus 4 is...

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: Stuff.tv (stuff.tv)

Google Nexus 4 review

 

If Microsoft can get fed up about the state of hardware to such an extent that it's gone and made its own , Google can sure as heck do the same thing. The guys at Mountain View haven't gone alone, though: they've been hooking up with the likes of HTC...

Incredibly good value for money, Fantastic performance, Unspoiled Android goodness

Lacklustre design, Weak battery life

Nov, 2012

Expert review by: Ross Catanzariti (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Google Nexus 4 preview

 

The Nexus 4 has a 4.7-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1280×768 display. This gives it an impressive pixel density rating of 320ppi, only just behind the Apple iPhone 5 (326ppi) and ahead of both the HTC One X (312ppi) and the Samsung Galaxy S III...

Google's latest Nexus smartphone is the LG-manufactured Nexus 4. It features a 4.7in IPS screen, is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor and has an 8-megapixel camera with a 360 degree panorama feature. However, it lacks 4G connectivity and doesn't...

Oct, 2012

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:2100
Battery technology:Lithium Polymer (LiPo)
Standby time (2G):390
Talk time (2G):15

Camera

Built-in Camera: Yes
Front Camera: No
Main camera resolution (numeric):8
Rear camera resolution (numeric):8
Second Camera: No
Video recording: Yes

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black
Form factor:Bar

Display

Display diagonal:11.9
Display Resolution:1280 x 768
Orientation sensor: No
Touchscreen: Yes

Memory

Internal RAM:2

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MP3, WAV, WMA
FM radio: No
Video formats supported:DIVX, H.263, H.264, MPEG, WMV, XVID

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Position location:Y

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:GSM
3G: Yes
3G bands supported:850,900,1700,1900,2100
3G standards:HSDPA, WCDMA
4G: No
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:4.0 LE
Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
SIM card capability:Single SIM
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Other features

Standby time:590
Talk Time:12

Performance

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.2
Subscription type:No subscription

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB port: Yes
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor family:QUALCOMM
Processor frequency:1.5
Processor Model:S4

Software

Operating system installed:Android
Operating System Version:4.2

Storage

Compatible memory cards: No
Internal RAM:2048
Internal storage capacity:16
RAM capacity:2

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:8.5
Height :14
Weight:139
Width:9.04