The big question for Nothing CEO Carl Pei is whether lightning can strike twice. He transformed his unknown OnePlus brand into a legitimately popular and global smartphone brand. And then he surprisingly left in October 2020 to start with nothing. After releasing the Nothing Year (1) true wireless earbuds in September 2021, nothing call (1)
Released earlier this year, it got good reviews from us.
Nothing Phone (1) sells over 100,000 units in India in just 20 days
Thus far the phone has not been made available in the US and global sales results are not known. But Manu Sharma, Vice President and General Manager, Nothing India told GSM Arena
At the end of last month, the Nothing Phone (1) had sold over 100,000 units on India’s Flipkart e-commerce platform during a 20-day period. The executive also noted that the phone is the best-selling handset on Flipkart in its price segment. India is the second largest smartphone market in the world after China. America is in third place.
Front and back of the Nothing phone, including a glyph interface that sends notifications to the back of the device
The handset will soon receive the update to Nothing OS 1.1.4, which is the fourth update for the still-released handset. The update is expected to fix some of the issues that users have complained about as well as improve the phone’s camera and battery. For the update to Android 13, Sharma said that the company aims to provide a smoother software experience rather than quick updates.
Additionally, the time of Android 13 release and the timeline for Nothing Phone (1) are not “creepy”, meaning that for now, there will not be a quick path to Android 13, although it will be offered via a software update. Will go Update at last. Sharma suggested that nothing will release other products in the future so as to create a complete ecosystem Apple
And Samsung has phones, tablets, smartwatches, true wireless earbuds, and other devices. Also building out an ecosystem Google has for its Pixel line.
The Nothing Phone (1) sports a 6.55-inch OLED display that refreshes 120 times each second (120Hz). The 1080 x 2400 resolution works out to a 20:9 aspect ratio, pointing to a thinner and taller display. Under the hood, you will find the 6nm Snapdragon 778G+ 5G mid-range chipset. Typically, the lower the process node, the smaller the transistors used for the chip creating a larger transistor count.
And this is important because the higher the number of transistors a chip has, the more powerful and energy-efficient that chip is. The mid-range component, like the Snapdragon 778G+ 5G, will not be made using the smaller process nodes used on the flagship chips. Apple’s iPhone 14 Pro models, released on Friday, for example, will use the A16 Bionic made using a 4nm process node, with each chip containing about 16 billion transistors.
Configuration options for the Nothing phone include 8GB of RAM with 128GB or 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage and 12GB of RAM with 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The camera array on the back includes a 50MP sensor driving the wide primary camera with f/1.9 aperture. Another 50MP sensor is behind the ultra-wide lens with f/2.2 aperture. The front-facing selfie snapper weighs in at 16MP with an aperture of f/2.5.
The Nothing Phone (1) is equipped with a 4500mAh battery that charges fast at 33W. This allows the device to return to 50% charge after 30 minutes, and be fully charged in 70 minutes. It also allows 15W wireless charging and 5W reverse charging. This means that you can use the Nothing Phone (1) to wirelessly charge a phone belonging to a friend or family member by placing your device back-to-back on the table with the device you are with. Sharing your battery.
Nothing Phone (1) low price is coming to India
While it’s nice to have a good friend, remember that you are using some of your phone’s battery life to help a friend in need. If your own battery situation is alarming, and your friend asks if your phone supports reverse wireless charging, you can pretend you don’t speak English.
The festive season is approaching in India and Nothing is slashing the prices of the Phone (1) model by Rs 2,000 ($25.17). The model with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage will be reduced to INR 31,999 ($402.72). The unit with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage will cost INR 34,999 ($440.48), and the top-of-the-line model with 12GB RAM and 256GB storage will be reduced to INR 37,999 ($478.24).
In addition to these discounts, customers of some banks in the country will get a discount of Rs 3,000 ($37.76) on the price of the Nothing Phone (1).