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Nexus editions of HTC One and Galaxy S4 now up for sale through Google

Written by Andre Yoskowitz (Google+) @ 26 Jun 2013 14:39

Nexus editions of HTC One and Galaxy S4 now up for sale through Google Two of the best Android phones are the market just got a little better today, as Google has made the Nexus editions of the Galaxy S4 and HTC One available through the Google Play Store.
Both versions have been stripped of their third-party user interfaces and will run stock Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. Each will get the quickest updates, moving forward, the same as the Galaxy Nexus and the Nexus 4.

Each are unlocked and contract-free, meaning they have hefty price tags. The HTC One is now available for $599 and the Samsung Galaxy S4 for $649.

It is also important to remember that in getting stock Android, you also lose some highly-rated features of the devices, such as the One's camera app and Samsung's suite of premium apps like S-Touch.

Google says it expects to begin shipping on July 9th, and both devices are U.S.-only for the time being,

Get them here: Google Play

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