• 4.7" (1280x768) IPS LCD
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 8-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2100 mAh

The Google Nexus 4 phone has a 4.7-inch (1280x768) IPS LCD screen, a 8MP main camera and a 1.3MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2100 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGoogle Nexus 4 (2012), Price: 115 USD at Amazon
Display4.7" 1280x768 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 8-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 1.3-MP
  • Snapdragon SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • None
Battery2100 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 139g (4.9oz), 133.9x68.7x9.1 mm (5.27 x 2.70 x 0.36 inches)
Price (Market)$115
Diagonal (inches)4.7"
Display/Body Ratio68.4%
Sharpness (PPI)318 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 2
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)2100 mAh
Talk Time15 hours
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon
Processor ModelAPQ8064
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.5 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeNone
Operating System + VersionAndroid 4.4.2
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR US Head0.55 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.27 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.41 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.48 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia Features
  • DLNA
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • H.263
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Light
  • Proximity

Google Nexus 4 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does Google Nexus 4 costs?

The last time we checked, the Google Nexus 4 was retailing at around $115 online. Things may have changed a bit since.

Is the Google Nexus 4 waterproof?

No. the Google Nexus 4 does not appear to be water-tight as we do not have an IP-Rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Google Nexus 4 Dual-SIM?

No, the Google Nexus 4 does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but things could be different in Abroad. We mostly track USA data.

Is the Google Nexus 4 4K?

No, the Google Nexus 4 resolution of (1280x768) is not defined as 4K. 4K is normally defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Google Nexus 4 compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, the Google Nexus 4 is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does Google Nexus 4 have Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Google Nexus 4 does not feature Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Google Nexus 4 support 4G networks?

No, the Google Nexus 4 is not a 4G handset.

Does the Google Nexus 4 operates on 5G wireless?

No, the Google Nexus 4 is not a 5G handset.

Is the Google Nexus 4 USB-C?

No, the Google Nexus 4 is not a USB-C device.

Does the Google Nexus 4 have a removable battery?

No, the Google Nexus 4 does not have a removable battery.

Google Nexus 4 Specs & Speed Benchmarks


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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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