LG officially announces white Nexus 4 – launching on May 29th

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LG has finally announced that it will be launching Nexus 4 in white variant. The device will have the same specs and features as the black Nexus 4 – 4.7-inch 1280 x 768 IPS display, quad-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, and 2GB of RAM. It will initially go on sale in Hong Kong on May 29th before rolling out to Asia, North America, Europe, and the Middle East in later weeks. Google hasn’t announced if Nexus 4 white’s stock firmware version will also be available on Google Play.

Below is the official press release from LG:

LG INTRODUCES NEW NEXUS 4 WHITE
Same Popular Smartphone, Different Color

SEOUL, May 28, 2013 ㅡ LG Electronics (LG) today announced the launch of Nexus 4 White, the newest edition of the popular smartphone developed in collaboration with Google. Nexus 4 White features the same stellar Android™ experience as the original Nexus 4, combining LG’s sophisticated hardware design and popular Google Services such as Google Now and Photosphere for an outstanding overall user experience.

“Nexus 4 set the standard for Android 4.2 Jelly Bean smartphones,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of LG Mobile Communications Company. “Nexus 4 White delivers the same Google experience to consumers in a stylish and attractive color option.”

Nexus 4 White comes with the superb 4.7-inch 1280-by-768 True HD IPS Plus display (320ppi) supported by Zerogap Touch technology. At its heart is the high performing Qualcomm Snapdragon™ S4 Pro processor and 2GB of RAM.

Starting in Hong Kong on May 29, Nexus 4 White will roll out globally in select markets in Asia, North America, Europe and the Middle East over the next several weeks.