Nextbit has announced that its ‘Ember’ coloured Robin smartphone is now available on Flipkart. The phone was already available in Midnight and Mint colours. The ‘Ember’ coloured variant of the phone was launched in July. The colour is limited edition and sports a black rear panel with bright red colour on both ends. Nextbit Ember is currently available on Flipkart at Rs 19,999; the same price as the other two colour models.
Nextbit Robin is a crowdsourced (entirely cloud-based) Android smartphone that was revealed on Kickstarter in September 2015. The phone went on sale in India in May 2016 as a Flipkart exclusive. The phone features a 5.2-inch full HD display (1920×1080 pixels). The phone runs on Android 6 Marshmallow.
The main feature of the Nextbit Robin is that it will not let you run out of storage space. When a user reaches a certain threshold of space on the device – unused apps and photos are automatically moved to the cloud.
The phone is powered by a hexacore Snapdragon 808 processor and features 3GB RAM along with 32GB onboard storage. The phone offers up to 100GB of cloud storage.
The phone comes with a 13MP rear camera with a phase detection autofocus, and a dual tone LED flash. The front camera on the device is 5MP. The phone features dual speakers and a USB Type-C connector. It weighs 150 gms and supports LTE and NFC.
Nextbit Robin is also equipped with a fingerprint sensor hidden in the power key of the device. The device is powered by a 2680 mAh battery. In our review, we said the Nextbit Robin is a good device that looks and works a bit differently from most phones in the market.