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Nothing Phone (1) with Snapdragon 778G+ officially launched in India

By Tekato Longkumer Updated: Jul 12, 2022 11:36 pm
Photo: Nothing.

Smartphone maker Nothing on Tuesday launched its much anticipated Nothing Phone (1) worldwide and the smartphone is targeted in the midrange segment in India with a price tag of INR 32,999.

The new Nothing Phone (1) is powered by the Snapdragon 778G+ chipset and features a 4,500 mAh battery that supports 33W wired charging, 15W wireless charging as well as 5W reverse wireless charging. The company claims that the device is capable of achieving a full charge in 70 minutes in wired mode and full charge in 120 minutes in wireless mode.

The Nothing Phone (1) comes with a 6.55-inch 1080×2400 OLED screen with Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 120Hz screen refresh rate. The screen can also reach a peak brightness of 1,200 nits and has a 240Hz touch sampling rate.

In the camera department, the phone comes with a dual-camera setup which includes a 50 MP f/1.88 Sony IMX766 1/1.56″ main sensor with OIS and a 50 MP f/2.2 Samsung JN1 1/2.76″ ultrawide sensor. There is a 16 MP Sony IMX471 shooter in the front for selfie duties.

Nothing Phone (1) arrives in India
Photo: Nothing.

In terms of design, the Nothing Phone (1) is arguably the one of the best looking android phones for 2022. The device comes with a recycled aluminum frame and features a transparent back with “Glyph interface” LEDs that offers unique light patterns for signalling different notifications including call, message and charging and also acts as a flashight.

Other notable features of the device include IP53 splash resistance, stock android experience, no bloatware, an in-display fingerprint sensor and face unlock support. For cryptocurrency enthusiasts, the Nothing Phone (1) will have a widget built-in on its home screen that can display NFTs.

The Nothing Phone (1) will be available for pre-order on Flipkart for 8GB/128GB (Rs 32,999), 8GB/256GB (Rs 35,999) and the 12GB/256GB (Rs 38,999). The device will go on sale from 7 pm on July 21.

By Tekato Longkumer Updated: Jul 12, 2022 11:36:00 pm