Nextbit, if you people still don’t know yet is a US based Smartphone maker which focuses on making smartphone that brings the power of the cloud to everyone with an integrated cloud OS. And also Nextbit’s Robin is Android Smartphone to bring cloud-first Android phone. It was announced in US market last September, finally Robin will be making its way to India this month.
Founded by CEO Tom Moss and CTO Mike Chan, Nextbit Robin is embedded with 100GB of free cloud storage. Additionally, users get all the latest security and safety features including a fingerprint sensor integrated with Power button. The device is priced at $400 in the US and we can expect Indian price to be under Rs 25,000.
Nextbit Robin’s software is clever enough to figure out the apps not being used recently and automatically shift them to the cloud storage space. This implies that you don’t need to delete things when your phone runs out of space because your phone has already done it all by itself. The Apps which are in Cloud will appear in grey color, when you press on them they will be downloaded from cloud with all you App data. You can also pin some apps which you don’t want to send to Cloud.
NextBit Robin Key features:
- 5.2″ Full HD IPS display
- Hexa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB storage/ 100 GB cloud storage
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- 13MP rear camera with PDAF and dual-tone flash
- 2,680 mAh battery with quick charging
- 5MP front facing camera
- USB Port-C port
- 7mm thin
- 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, NFC
The device will be launched at the end of April and expected to available in charcoal black and mint colors. Do let us know your thoughts on the Cloud based smartphone. Will it be really helpful in India? Share your thoughts below in comment section. Stay tuned for exact launch date news and follow us on twitter for updates.