This is the Nothing Phone (1) – Solid spec and aggressively priced

It’s been simply over 24 hours because the Nothing Telephone (1) launched and there’s loads to be impressed with. As a place to begin, it’s very aggressively priced, beginning at simply AU$749.00 however, is there a compromise?

Not too long ago, CEO and Co-Founder Carl Pei has tweeted about specs, pricing and consumer expertise noting that the latter is what’s essential:

Taking innovation and alter as a problem, the Glyph interface is a really attention-grabbing proposition. It can require some setup, however then has easy visible queues so that you can know who is looking and what the notifications you’re receiving are.

Distinctive mild patterns made up of 900 LEDs point out who’s calling and alerts app notifications, charging standing and extra. Merely pair particular person contacts to a ringtone, every with a singular Glyph sample, to by no means miss what’s really essential.

The internals that “matter” to most customers embrace:

  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 778G+ chipset
  • 120Hz OLED show
  • 128GB/8GB, 256GB/8GB and 256GB/12GB storage and reminiscence choices
  • Adreno 642L GPU
  • 50 MP Samsung JN1 sensor/16 MP Sony IMX471 sensor twin digital camera
  • Quick charging (50% in half-hour) for the 4,500mAh battery
  • Android 12 primarily based with 3 years of OS updates

The choices talked about go on sale from the twenty first of July, sure, together with Australia. They embrace the 128GB/8GB for Au$749.00, 256GB/8GB for AU$799.00 and “late summer season” 256GB/12GB for AU$849.00.

It seems like a very good cellphone and on paper, the specs are going to be greater than sufficient for a majority of customers. The most important query for the time being is whether or not the consumer expertise can reside as much as the hype created. We’re hoping to get some hands-on time with one quickly and can — system pending — publish a overview shortly after.

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