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Google Nexus 4

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Google Nexus 4 review: specs and price

Google Nexus 4

Why is Google Nexus 4 better than the average?

  • Internal storage
    32GBvs29.56GB
  • Weight
    139gvs151.93g
  • Width
    68.7mmvs71.35mm
  • Height
    133.9mmvs142.62mm
  • Bluetooth version
    4vs3.92
  • Number of microphones
    2vs1.65
  • Volume
    83.71cm³vs10175.22cm³
  • SAR - US head
    0.55W/kgvs0.81W/kg

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Design

1.weight

139g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.thickness

9.1mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

68.7mm

Best

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42mm

4.height

133.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

5.volume

83.71cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.resolution

768 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
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Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

3.pixel density

318ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

4.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
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The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.has an IPS screen
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IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

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Performance

1.RAM

2GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

2.OpenGL version

3 (Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19))

OpenGL is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

蘋果iPhone 5S 銀色

4

3.CPU speed

4 x 1.5GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

4.internal storage

32GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.GeekBench result

492

This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2018)

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

9066

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Cameras

1.megapixels

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

3.front camera megapixels

1.3MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.has a flash
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A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

5.has a front camera
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A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

6.Shoots 360° panorama
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It allows you to shoot a panorama 360° in every direction, by stitching together multiple shots that you take while turning on the spot. This creates a spherical 360° panorama, which allows you to look around in all directions instead of just horizontally.

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Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

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Battery

1.battery power

2100mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
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The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
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2.Has offline voice recognition
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Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
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4.Supports Java
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5.Is free and open source
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Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
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If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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Miscellaneous

1.has a 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

2.supports AVCHD format
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AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.Is a system camera
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A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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