LG is more than likely to launch a Nexus branded smartphone later this month.
We now have reports about a possible Sony device that could be launched with Nexus branding as well.
A few shots of a Google branded devices have been leaked online that feature a stock edition of Android with software buttons.
One of the many rumors around the Nexus series claims that Google would launch multiple devices with different hardware partners. This device might have just established that.
In any case, we would hear more news about Nexus branded devices later this month. Google has traditionally launched their Nexus smartphones around this time of the year!