Nextbit has launched the company’s latest and first cloud based phone Robin in India at a price tag of Rs. 19,999. It comes Mint colour and will be available exclusively on Flipkart starting May 30th. The Nextbit Robin comes with 100GB cloud storage and on-board storage and this helps in backing up apps & photos intelligently. It archives the stuff that are not frequently used & easily restore items when you need them. It has bezel-less design and wrapped in a plastic body. Whenever the phone is plugged in and connected to Wi-Fi, it syncs with the cloud to create space on the device. there are Four tiny lights on the back that let you know that Robin is syncing. It has a fingerprint sensor on the home button.
Speaking on the occasion, Tom Moss, CEO and Co-Founder Nextbit, said:
“India is home to the second largest smartphone market in the world and it’s hard to ignore. Robin’s premium design and performance are a natural fit for such a demanding market. Our commitment to fast OS updates and our unique smart storage is perfect for people who constantly want more from their phone.”
Shankar Parasaram, Head of India Operations for Nextbit Systems, added:
“We are very excited to introduce Robin to the India market. With a unique combination of premium design, smart storage with 100 GB online space and near stock Android experience, we can connect with the aspirational values of Indian users, while addressing storage limitations so many of us have experienced.”
On the specifications front, it features 5.2-inch Full HD IPS display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It is powered by 1.8GHz Hexa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 64-bit processor which is paired with Adreno 418 GPU & 3GB of RAM. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system and has 32GB in-built memory.
On the imaging front, it features 13-megapixel rear-camera with dual-LED flash & PDAF and 5MP front-facing camera for selfie & video-calling.
It has connectivity features like 4G LTE, NFC, USB Type-C port with quick charging, Bluetooth 4.0, LE, GPS & Wi-Fi.
It packs 2680mAh built-in battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0.