Nothing Phone 2 is set to launch in India on July 11 as the successor to the Nothing Phone 1, which was released in July 2022. The company has confirmed several key specifications and revealed the design of the upcoming phone. Here's what we know so far:
Price and Availability:
According to tipster Yogesh Brar (@heyitsyogesh), the Nothing Phone 2 is expected to be priced in India at around Rs. 42,000 or Rs. 43,000. The phone is already available for pre-order on Flipkart, requiring a refundable deposit of Rs. 2,000.
Specifications and Features:
The Nothing Phone 2 will come in two storage configuration options. The first variant will have 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage, while the higher-end option will feature 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. The 8GB RAM variant is expected to be priced at around EUR 729 (approximately Rs. 65,600), and the 12GB RAM variant at around EUR 849 (approximately Rs. 76,500).
The phone will feature a larger 6.7-inch OLED display with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels (full-HD+). It will also come with an adaptive refresh rate of 120Hz, offering smooth visuals.
The Nothing Phone 2 will run on Android 13-based Nothing OS 2.0 out-of-the-box. It will be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, as confirmed by the company. The phone is expected to receive 3 years of Android updates and 4 years of security updates.
In terms of camera capabilities, the Nothing Phone 2 is rumored to sport a dual-camera setup on the back. This setup will include a 50-megapixel primary Sony IMX890 sensor with optical image stabilization (OIS) and a 50-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL JN1 sensor with an ultra-wide lens. For selfies, the phone is said to have a 32-megapixel front camera.
The phone will house a 4,700mAh battery and support 33W wired fast charging as well as 15W wireless charging. It is also expected to come with an IP rating for water and dust resistance. The Nothing Phone 2 will feature an in-display optical fingerprint sensor for biometric authentication.
Design and Color Variants:
The design of the Nothing Phone 2 has been officially revealed. It will be available in two color options: white and dark grey/black.
With its impressive specifications and features, the Nothing Phone 2 aims to be a promising smartphone option in the market. Stay tuned for the official launch on July 11 to learn more about this highly anticipated device.