What to Expect and How to Watch the Launch
After much hype, the Nothing Phone (1) will be unveiled on July 12. Here’s how you can watch the launch, and what you should expect from the phone.
The Nothing Phone (1) certainly needs no introduction at this point, especially if you’re a tech enthusiast. In a very short amount of time, Nothing has created a lot of hype for its debut smartphone with fans eagerly waiting to see what the device has to offer.
If you’re one of them, here’s how to watch the Nothing Phone (1) launch event live when it airs at 4PM BST on July 12, 2022. We’ll also show you all the confirmed details about the handset.
How to Watch the Nothing Phone (1) Launch
After the “The Truth” event on March 23 where Nothing teased its debut smartphone the Phone (1), the company is set to unveil the device on July 12 at 4PM BST in its launch event, officially titled “Return to Instinct”. That’s 8AM PDT and 11AM EDT in the US, and 8:30PM in India.
The Nothing Phone (1) launch event will be available to watch on the official Nothing website and YouTube channel. If you want to get notified about the event or add the launch date to your calendar, you can sign up.
All Confirmed Details About Nothing Phone (1)
There are a lot of rumors about the Nothing Phone (1) floating around the web, but we do have some confirmed details from the London-based startup about the upcoming handset.
Here are all the confirmed specs, features, and details about the Nothing Phone (1):
- Dual camera setup
- Custom Android skin called Nothing OS
- Pattern of LEDs on the back called Glyph interface
- 6nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 778+ 5G processor
- Wireless and reverse wireless charging
- Uniform bezels with punch-hole front camera
- Not coming for sale in the United States
And if you’re curious, here are the rumored details for the handset:
- $500 starting price
- 6.55-inch LTPO 120Hz AMOLED display
- 4500mAh battery with 45W charging
- 50MP main and 16MP ultrawide camera
- 16MP front camera
If you want to get a feel of Nothing OS ahead of the launch, you can download the Nothing launcher for any Android phone.
Should You Board the Nothing Hype Train?
It’s not every day that a company brings something new to the table, and the Nothing Phone (1) does admittedly look refreshing. It’s clear that the device’s design is its biggest strength which might not be enough for you to actually buy it over a safer Samsung alternative.
If you’ve been keeping track, Nothing is following the same strategies OnePlus did during its inception, which should come as no surprise given that Nothing founder Carl Pei was also a co-founder of OnePlus. We remain curious yet realistic about the future of Nothing.