FP StaffAug 04, 2022 14:19:53 IST
Carl Pei-led Nothing Company launched their first cell system, the Nothing Phone (1). Months earlier than the precise launch of the smartphone, there was a variety of hype surrounding the system.
The system was launched in India beginning at Rs 32,999. Although there have been some points across the supply of the system and the Nothing Phone (1) itself, it might be protected to say that it was, by and enormous, obtained nicely by most tech fanatics. So a lot so, that folks have been wishing for a lighter model and cheaper model of the Nothing Phone (1).
As a end result, a hearsay began going round that Nothing would quickly be making the Nothing Phone (1) Lite, a barebones model of the Nothing Phone (1) that might not have the glyph lights and that it might be prepared for a launch in India by Diwali this yr.
The hearsay additionally claimed that the “Lite” telephone within the works can be supplied at an reasonably priced value with a beginning value of ₹24,999. Another function that was reportedly eliminated was wi-fi charging.
The Glyph interface and the wi-fi charging had been the 2 options which had been the most well-liked for the Nothing Phone (1)
The hearsay additionally added that the “Lite” model would retain the remainder of the specs, such because the show, the processor, and the cameras. The battery was reported to obtain an replace. It was anticipated to be powered by a 5,000mAh battery.
Carl Pei took to Twitter to place all speculations at relaxation and has revealed that every one the rumours round Nothing Phone (1) Lite had been really faux information and that they weren’t planning to design or manufacture one.
Fake information https://t.co/7Au5UP1FEW
— Carl Pei (@getpeid) August 4, 2022
Normally, tech corporations, particularly smartphone producers don’t reply to rumours or options on social media, no matter whether or not they’re true or false. However, Carl Pei needed to make this announcement and categorically deny the existence of the Nothing Phone (1) Lite.
It is smart for Pei to come back out and deny the rumours as a tool with such an enormous value distinction has the potential to significantly dent the present gross sales of the Nothing Phone (1).