Google’s 2012 Nexus handset, the Nexus 4 marks the company’s first Nexus partnership with LG. The phone is essentially the LG Optimus G, though with its LTE radio disabled by default. The launch of the Nexus 4 was notable for the exceptionally low price at which Google was able to offer the phone, with the 8GB model selling for just $300 without contract obligation. The Nexus 4 runs a 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro, has 2GB of RAM, and features a 4.7-inch 720p display.
Cyanogenmod brings Android 7.1 to Nexus 4
A four-year-old phone is surviving with the help of Cyanogenmod developers. Android 7.1 is coming to the Nexus 4 as an experimental bit of software.