Nextbit has launched its Cloud-centric Nextbit Robin in India. The device has been priced at Rs. 19,999 and will be sold exclusively by Flipkart. The device will be available in Midnight and Mint color options from May 30.
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.”
Nextbit Robin Specs
The Nextbit Robin runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with Nextbit’s own UI skin layered over it. It features a 5.2-inch Full HD display with 1080×1920 pixel resolution. The display comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection.
The Robin is powered by a 1.8 GHz hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor clubbed with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. The internal storage on the device can not be expanded. It comes with 100 GB of cloud storage.
The Nextbit Robin sports a 13 MP primary camera with phase detection autofocus (PDAF) and dual-tone LED flash. On the front, there is a 5 MP secondary camera for selfies.
The highlight of the Nextbit Robin is its Cloud storage. The device transfers the apps that have not been used recently to its cloud storage. The icons of the transferred apps remain on the home screen but they are greyed-out. When the user clicks on these icon, the app is downloaded.
On the back, there is a cloud logo and below that there are 4 LED lights that work as a download bar when a file is being uploaded or downloaded. There is another LED on the bottom edge for notifications.
The Nextbit Robin comes with dual front-facing speakers with Dual Amplifiers. One speaker is beside the front camera and another speaker is in the place of the home button. The power button comes with a finger print sensor.
The device comes with support for only one SIM. It supports 4G LTE and is powered by a 2680 mAh battery with Quick Charge 2.0.
Connectivity options on the device include 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth, NFC, USB Type-C charging port and GPS.
Pricing and Availability
The Nextbit Robin has been priced at Rs. 19,999 and will be sold exclusively by Flipkart from May 30. The device will come in Midnight and Mint color options.