The event has just ended The Truth Of Nothingin which the CEO and co-founder of the company, Carl Peirevealed more details on the Nothing phone (1)the highly anticipated first smartphone of the new reality born last year.
The company of the former CEO of OnePlus unveiled, last July, the first (and so far only) product, choosing to present itself on the market with the Nothing ear (1)true wireless in-ear headphones with active noise cancellation with a particular and distinctive design.
The Nothing phone (1) will arrive during the summer
Nothing today confirmed that its second product, as well as the first smartphone, Nothing phone (1) it will arrive in the summer of 2022 and will be equipped with an SoC Snapdragon Qualcomm (the two companies have been collaborating since last year).
The smartphone, according to the company, wants to mark the change in a market dozingand will feature an iconic design (transparent back cover?), as well as being developed “to offer barrier-free connectivity”.
Carl Pei further disclosed that phone (1) will have its own operating system, albeit based on the best that Android can offer, called Nothing OS.
The operating system is based on an open ecosystem, which will easily connect and integrate the products Nothing and those of other leading global brands. The strong points of Nothing OS will be the fluidity and the possibility of customization, thanks to a “coherent” interface with the hardware that integrates with the software through elements such as fonts, colors, graphics and sounds designed to measure.
For the more curious, starting from April the launcher of Nothing OSallowing them to preview some details that will characterize the operating system.
Nothing announces a new round of community investments
At the base of the growth and development of the company, there are certainly investments: Nothing announced the allocation of 10 million dollars for a new round of community investments, which will be active starting next April 5th (pre-registrations already open). With the first round, Nothing picked up 1.5 million dollars in just 54 seconds.
The new round of community investments is based on shares of the same value as the Series B funding, co-led by EQT Ventures and C Ventures. Investors who trust the company will not be left out of breath: in fact, they will have access to the private community of Nothingthrough which they will be able to obtain exclusive benefits and live as true insiders of the company.
Below, we report the words of Carl Pei:
“After raising $ 144 million, building a team of over 300 people, and securing the support of trusted partners like Qualcomm Technologies, with phone (1) we are ready to mark the beginning of change in a slumbering smartphone market. We are also launching a new round of community investment worth $ 10 million, so that our supporters have a chance to be part of our journey as we challenge the giants of industry. “
Step by step, we will find out more details about Nothing phone (1)
Nothing has chosen to take the path ofhype to keep the focus on product developments, revealing some details step by step.
The company, in fact, invites users to follow its social channels to find out further details on the smartphone that will be announced in the coming months.
We just have to wait, certain that this smartphone can be one gem from an aesthetic point of view and with the hope that it will turn out to be one bomb from the point of view of performance, at least in relation to the selling price. A bit like Carl Pei did with the first, unforgettable OnePlus One of 2014.
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