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LG Nexus 4 benchmarked, Android 4.2 confirmed

24 October, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
LG Nexus 4 benchmarked, Android 4.2 confirmed - read the full textThe LG Nexus 4, under the codename Mako, has surfaced in the GLBenchmark scoreboard, securing itself a top 4 place, just behind the Pantech Vega IM-A850, Asus PadFone 2 and the Xiaomi MI-2. All of these, like the Nexus 4, are rocking a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset with the Adreno 320 GPU. The...

 

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> In reply to Anon @ 2012-10-25 02:43 from tA8x - click to readToo bad wp is non functional. I'd have tried it ,but no VPN support or file management support made be get an android device. I've realised, just stick to a flagship android . You'd get both functionality and updates.

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  • 2012-10-25 09:42
  • RKky

lg the best! haters are always jealous !

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  • 2012-10-25 09:39
  • vx20

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-25 05:48 from jZ@8 - click to readData old by about 3 months. :-)

JB is close to 2% and ICS is about 25%. It really doesn't matter though. Most market apps don't use any api greater than what froyo provides.

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  • 2012-10-25 09:37
  • RKky

> In reply to Anon @ 2012-10-25 02:43 from tA8x - click to readI only flashed my phone after 1,5y of use ... and it got upgraded to the latest android supported by the hardware ... ans it's an LG

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  • 2012-10-25 08:14
  • p35A

> In reply to simonh @ 2012-10-25 00:38 from iL}9 - click to readdo you even know a bit about any phone, it's hardware and software?? you are some crazy guys who runs after brands, no mater what..if one gets popular u start praising it without knowing its hardware and its true potential...lg is introducing the world's best phone till date..1st go and learn some few things about phone specifications,,den come bak and comment on dis sit

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  • 2012-10-25 07:16
  • H4w4

Really.. 4.2? Seriously, if I was them (Google), I would put 4.2 to next year. Not even 5% users are running Jelly bean...

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  • 2012-10-25 06:45
  • vxQt

Good features, nice specs but ugly design.

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  • 2012-10-25 06:26
  • PG5Y

Don't know why but I really like the look. It'll be nice to have android 4.2 but the fragmentation is a huge issue. I think less than 1% of androids run JB and A small percentage run ICS. With that being said, I'm sure I'll still want this phone. I'm a huge nexus fan

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  • 2012-10-25 05:48
  • jZ@8

Seriously, can we stop having Koreans make Google phones? Their use of plastics (not limited to phones heh) is making flagship phones feel like toys!

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  • 2012-10-25 05:32
  • TRF@

this phone will solely depending on the community for future updates haha

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  • 2012-10-25 05:29
  • YbM6

I think people are forgetting that this is a Nexus phone made by LG. That means you'll get all the updates as they roll out (unlike with the 2X where none did). I think the hardware is good. I root my phone when I get them and I'll probably just use CyanogenMod so it doesn't really matter to me. I just like how the Nexus phones are plain black but hopefully they use some sort of scratch resistant glass (or Gorilla Glass) for the front and back. My Galaxy Nexus doesn't have scratch resistant glass so it gets scratches now that I using it naked. Was hoping that the battery was removable but if it lasts long enough then it's alright.

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  • 2012-10-25 05:15
  • 2GaN

> In reply to Anon @ 2012-10-25 02:43 from tA8x - click to readSo true. I was flashing custom rom on Android like every week because of bugs or instability. I was never happy. Windows Phone has better user experience and iOS to certain extend.

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  • 2012-10-25 04:40
  • kg3U

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-24 22:29 from m51W - click to readSeems like you don't understand english...I said let alone nokia...

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  • 2012-10-25 04:36
  • sF}U

> In reply to simonh @ 2012-10-25 00:38 from iL}9 - click to readThat is so true.

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  • 2012-10-25 04:07
  • QWkP

I'll wait for htc...LOL

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  • 2012-10-25 03:55
  • 6%u2

> In reply to Anon @ 2012-10-25 02:43 from tA8x - click to readtiles hide the lag. you'll be back
android 5 will blow it away

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  • 2012-10-25 03:55
  • uBSa

does that mean lg is forced to update on time this nexus phone?

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  • 2012-10-25 03:42
  • v0Xt

> In reply to Droided @ 2012-10-25 02:02 from uBSa - click to readGive me the clean, integrated Windows Phone interface any day.

Flashing your phone weekly just to find a usable ROM wears thin after about 6 months. It's at this point that you realize just how crappy this so called "open" platform is.

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  • 2012-10-25 02:43
  • tA8x

with the 4.2 update people can now stop using the word lag and android together because it's fixed.

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  • 2012-10-25 02:02
  • uBSa

LG actually makes really nice hard ware. Were they usually fail is the missing or late upgrades for their phones, which should not be happening with this one, so you might actually have a winner here!

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  • 2012-10-25 01:57
  • THBG

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