Last year we reported that Nothing Phone is under work for which the company has partnered with American chipmaker Qualcomm. And, the company founder is looking to bring the Nothing smartphone by 2022. In the latest development, the London based tech firm is planning to release its first smartphone in April this year.
A report has appeared on the web claiming the release of Nothing Phone by next month. Note that in a series of Twitter posts last month, Pei hinted at the release of a new smartphone. The device is expected to have a transparent design, similar to Nothing’s first pair of true wireless stereo (TWS) earbuds, which were released in 2021.
Nothing has only released one product to date, the Nothing Ear (1), but that is about to change as the Nothing Phone is in the works. This smartphone is set to hit the market in early 2022.
According to TechCrunch, Nothing founder Carl Pei presented a prototype of the upcoming Nothing smartphone to the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. Notably, the prototype was introduced to the key executives of the industry which included Qualcomm whom the company has collaborated with last year for the chipset, therefore, confirming that the upcoming Phone by Nothing would equip a Qualcomm processor.
Nothing Phone specifications and features expected
The company has yet to make an official announcement about its first smartphone. But the report suggests that the Nothing smartphone could include a transparent design similar to the Nothing Ear 1 TWS earbuds, which were released in 2021. Last month Carl Pei teased the upcoming device on Twitter in a series of posts.
Following which Pei’s tweets were responded to by both the Snapdragon and Android Twitter accounts.
The London-based consumer electronics company announced a partnership with Qualcomm Technologies Inc. and its Snapdragon platform to power future technology products. Nothing has also raised an additional $50 million in funding from strategic and private investors to strengthen its tech ecosystem.
Nevertheless, before the company releases its first Nothing Phone, it is possible that it will release a power bank called Nothing Power (1). However, there are few details about the phone and the power bank, but the Nothing Power Bank could hit the market before the smartphone, which was earlier expected to be released by the end of 2021
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