The Carl Pei-founded company “Nothing” announced their first ever phone called the Phone (1), on 12th July globally. The phone comes in two color options, namely White and Black, with a transparent back, and the Glyph Interface. After the launch announcement, the internet was divided into two sides. Where one part was people who liked the Phone (1) as a package, while the other part was the people who didn't find it interesting, compared to the super aggressively priced offering from the competition. So they want to get back their pre-order money, which was said to be fully refundable. However, the process of refund is not as easy as it seems, thanks to Flipkart's policies. So today we will be discussing how you can get a refund for the Nothing Phone (1) pre-order.
Steps to Get Refund of Your Nothing Phone (1) Pre-order Amount
If you have previously pre-ordered the Nothing Phone (1), and now don't want to purchase the Phone (1), and looking to get a refund of your money. Here's how you can claim a refund of your Nothing Phone (1) Pre-order amount:
1. According to Flipkart's statement, the window to purchase the Nothing Phone (1) will be open from July 12th, 9 PM till 20th July 6 PM, for the pre-order pass holders.
We are extending @Nothing Phone (1) pre-order pass validity till 20 July midnight. This will help pre-order customers to pick the preferred Phone (1), before the open sales.
Watch out for next Phone (1) re-stock on @Flipkart
from 18 July, 12:00 PM.
— Manu Sharma (@buildingnothing) July 15, 2022
2. You need to wait for the purchase window to close, so as to forfeit your chance to order the Phone (1).
3. On 19th July, you will receive an email, to confirm if you would like to get a refund or not, with all the details.
As for the specs and price, the Nothing Phone (1) retails at INR 31,999 for the base variant, where we get a 6.55″ FHD+ Flexible OLED display, that's folded from the bottom chin for even bezels as we have seen in iPhones, and Samsung's flagship phones. Other specs include Snapdragon 778G+, 50MP + 50MP (Dual Rear Cameras), 16MP front camera, 450mAh battery, that supports 33W charging (with no charger in the box), along with 15W wireless charging, and 5W reverse wireless charging.
Nothing Phone (1) Pre-order FAQs
Q. When will the pre-order begin for Nothing Phone (1)?
A. The pre-order began on 24th June and closed on 1st July.
Q. When will I be able to purchase the Nothing Phone (1) after the pre-order pass?
A. You will be able to purchase the Nothing Phone (1), starting 12th July at 9 PM, after the launch. The purchase window will be open for 7 days, i.e, till 20th July at 6 PM.
Q. Is the Pre-order pass required to purchase the Nothing Phone (1)?
A. Earlier it was supposed to be available via the Pre-order pass only. But after the launch, the purchase window was open for everyone, for a few minutes, and people did order one. However, there's no official statement about it from the brand or Flipkart.
Q. When will I get the pre-order amount refunded?
A. Currently there's no information about it, but it should be refunded according to the usual policy, or 4-5 business days.
Q. How will Flipkart the Refund Nothing Phone (1) Pre-order Amount?
A. According to the details, the refund will be credited to the same mode of payment, you have used to pre-order. For example, if you have paid via UPI, Debit Card, Internet Banking, etc., then it will be credited to your bank account. If you have used a credit card to pre-order, then it will be adjusted in your card bill, or if you have used a Flipkart voucher, then the amount will be added back to the voucher balance.
So this is how you can get a refund of the pre-ordering amount of the Nothing Phone (1), and we also discussed the most common FAQs around the Nothing Phone (1) pre-order and final purchase. I hope you found this article useful, if you did, make sure to like and share it with others who are looking to get the amount refunded. Also, check out our other coverage around Nothing, and stay tuned for future coverage, and 0ther tech tips and tricks.
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