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The Google Nexus One

Nexus One: Available online from Google in January 2010; no longer sold through Google by July 2010.

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) might have a new strategy — and a new Nexus phone out — in an attempt to reinvigorate its battle against Apple.

However, its first try — the Google-branded Nexus One (manufactured by HTC) — sold dismally and was discontinued seven months after its release.

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