LG’s Google Nexus 4 priced at Rs 25,999 may not offer the best deal to smartphone users in India.
Primarily because, Indian smartphone users have seen similar features in other competing phones – at lower prices.
First, Nexus 4 is running on Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor for better speed. This is usually good for smartphone users.
Second, internal RAM/ROM 2GB/16GB may be enough for Indian smartphone users.
Third, Nexus 4’s 8MP camera does not offer an innovative phone camera as compared with smartphones from Apple, Samsung or Nokia.
Fourth, LG says Photo Sphere images enable phone users to capture pictures in every direction. Plus, photos upload themselves with Instant Upload.
Fifth, the new smartphone offers 1280by768 4.7inch True HD IPS Plus display supported by Zerogap Touch technology. LG’s Google Nexus 4 has scored well on the display aspect. Users will like it as the screen is protected by scratch resistant Corning Gorilla Glass 2.
Sixth, like any other smartphone LG’s Google Nexus 4 features the latest Google apps including the latest version of Google Now that is built in to the phone.
Seventh, LG’s Google Nexus 4 supports both 2G and 3G. The new smartphone will be well received in India.
Eighth, operating system is the usual Android 4.2 .2
Ninth, 2,100mAh battery will attract smartphone users. Google Nexus 4 offers talk time of 11.9 hours and standby time of 564.5 hours to Indian mobile phone users.
Tenth, advance features like wireless charging and wireless display will be value addition for Indian users.