Consumers searching for the Nexus 4 smartphone will no longer be able to grab one through Google Play.
The store currently shows both the 8GB and 16GB models as out of inventory. A note tells buyers to "please check back soon." However, a "trusted source" told The Verge that this is the end of the line for the Nexus 4 and that Google has no plans to restock the device.
Last month, Googlein an effort to rid itself of inventory.
The unlocked phone is still available through Google Play stores in other countries as well as through third-party retailers such as Best Buy and Amazon. But if reports of a Nexus 5 are true, the Nexus 4's days may be numbered.
A rumor first popped this past March claiming that, including one from LG codenamed "Megalodon." A May report from Korea Times said that .
More recent tidbits have revealed photos with an. A report from a Vietnamese blog site served up a few possible specs for the new phone, including a .