Nothing Phone 1 is priced in India at Rs. has increased by 1,000 across all its variants, the London-based company announced on Thursday. The company says the rise in smartphone prices is due to currency exchange rate fluctuations among other reasons. The smartphone was launched worldwide including India last month. It comes with a transparent back panel that uses LED strips to support the Glyph interface, a 6.55-inch OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate, and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G+ SoC.
According to a communication from Nothing, the Nothing Phone 1 in India is now priced at Rs. will start from 33,999 for the base 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant, Rs. 36,999 for the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage version, and Rs. 39,999 for the top-of-the-line 12GB RAM + 256GB storage option. Notably, all variants are now priced at Rs. 1,000 more expensive than the launch price.
The company has mentioned that the price change will be effective from today, at the time of writing this report, we can see the Nothing Phone 1 listed with the old prices. On Flipkartwe assume that the price change will appear soon.
“A lot has changed since we started making phones (1), including economic factors such as fluctuating currency exchange rates and rising component costs. In response to the current environment, we have had to adjust our pricing,” it said in a statement.
None Phone 1 Details
The Nothing Phone 1 features a 6.55-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,400 pixels) OLED display with 120Hz adaptive refresh rate and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G+ SoC paired with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM. It gets a dual rear camera setup with two 50-megapixel sensors and a 16-megapixel camera on the front for selfies and video calling. The Nothing Phone 1 offers up to 256GB of UFS 3.1 inbuilt storage.
The Nothing Phone 1 packs a 4,500mAh battery with support for 33W wired charging, 15W Qi wireless charging and 5W reverse charging. Other features include facial recognition, an IP53 rating for dust and water resistance, dual stereo speakers, three microphones, and a Glyph interface with personalized lighting effects.