Nothing Cellphone 1: A wholesome bundle

Strategically priced within the entry-level premium phase, the Nothing Cellphone 1 provides a wholesome bundle for customers

Strategically priced within the entry-level premium phase, the Nothing Cellphone 1 provides a wholesome bundle for customers

The primary youngster is at all times particular and receives particular consideration from the mother and father. That is fairly true with Nothing’s first smartphone, the Cellphone 1, launched final month in world markets, together with India. Strategically priced within the entry-level premium phase, the Nothing Cellphone 1 brings an uncommon change. We obtained the Cellphone 1 for assessment, surprisingly just for 10 days, and we have rounded it up for you.

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Nothing Cellphone 1 is all about design. A peculiar design that additionally turns into engaging. Actually, the naked design of the Cellphone 1 breaks the monotony on this phase or maybe all. The Glyph interface provides a glam quotient to the Cellphone 1, even when it attracts some unwarranted polish.

The Cellphone 1 has an excellent type issue, it feels large in your fingers. Whereas the 6.55-inch show is a traditional commonplace within the trade, it felt expansive to me. The entrance has a neat punch gap design, whereas the again has all of the options illuminated; the Glyph interface, the iPhone 12-like digital camera module and the naked clear design. The Glyph interface works as a fill gentle for evening or low gentle photographs. Glyph lighting additionally has different capabilities. You possibly can notify calls, messages and textual content messages. There’s additionally a separate LED flashlight to be used at nighttime. The SIM tray is on the backside together with the Kind-C port. The ability swap is positioned on the proper panel whereas the left one holds the quantity key.

Total, the Nothing Cellphone 1 has plenty of concentrate on design and that makes it stand out from the group of drab-looking telephones, even when in comparison with some telephones already accessible out there.


The telephone’s 1 display is wonderful. The OLED display with 120 Hz refresh charge, at this worth, is a superb mixture. The 6.55-inch display has a variety of colours and accuracy. Additionally it is very helpful when clicking photographs. The display maintains the shock and the pure really feel. OTT content material is additional enhanced by show settings.

Total the display of Nothing’s Cellphone 1 is superb however should you see posts on social media there are complaints a couple of inexperienced tint on it however I am unable to corroborate it as a result of the telephone was with us for less than 10 days and in that interval I did not encounter any points with the display.


Nothing beats the 1 telephone with Snapdragon 778G+ that gives a easy total expertise. In these 10 days with the telephone, it acquired two OS updates. Nothing OS based mostly on Android 12 offers you a clutter-free expertise. Cellphone 1’s UI takes you again to the HTC or Pixel telephones with its minimalist really feel. The icons have been daring and distinguished, not like a few of the complicated ones discovered at this time. There are solely two preloaded apps and that is it.

The chipset is nimble on all fronts, be it for gaming, scrolling by way of apps or opening them. The 8GB of RAM is sufficient for all of your routine duties and video games. I do not assume the tight 10-day schedule gave a correct reply to the telephone’s efficiency, however the gist of it feels contemporary.

digital camera

I’ve already written an elaborate piece on the digital camera expertise of the Nothing Cellphone 1. Merely put, the Cellphone 1 has one of the best digital camera efficiency on this phase, particularly with its rear lenses. The identical Sony IMX766 in a 50MP format does remarkably properly on the Cellphone 1 in comparison with the OnePlus Nord 2T. The 50MP wide-angle sensor holds scenes and colours properly.


The Cellphone 1 makes use of a 4,500mAh battery however comes with out a energy adapter within the field. The Kind-C port makes it handy to pair with spare chargers in our properties. The battery lasts a very long time on the Cellphone 1 due to the nimble processor and no-bloat OS. The telephone helps wi-fi charging, which is an added bonus when you’ve got a wi-fi charger.


Nothing Cellphone 1 makes a great wholesome bundle in its phase. It has the oomph issue just like the Glyph interface and a clear design with out listening which are additionally helpful and brag-worthy. The tremendous easy display provides attraction whereas the digital camera expertise was spectacular. The OS and the processor complement the wants and claims of the telephone. The battery drains much less and goes by way of a day with ease.

Regardless of all these elements, there are unverified claims concerning the construct high quality, the working system and the show of the telephone 1. Ten days was too quick a interval to completely study any telephone.

Total, the Cellphone 1 is the primary youngster of Nothing and it is particular. The telephone’s packaging makes it onerous to disregard within the entry-level premium phase.

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