Nothing Phone (1) was launched a couple of months back and the phone went on sale starting July 21 in India. Ever since the launch, the company has pushed a few OTA updates to the phone including a couple of major ones. Also, a month back, the company hiked the price of all three configurations in India by Rs 1,000 because of fluctuating currency exchange rates and rising component costs.
Now, after over two months after the phone’s launch, Nothing India’s Vice President & General Manager, Manu Sharma has said that Nothing has sold over 100k Phone (1) in India and the company currently has over 1,00,000 customers in India as of August end. This detail was revealed when Manu Sharma interacted with folks over at GSMArena.
Nothing Phone (1) Becomes Best Selling Phones in Rs 30,000+ Segment
Further, the report adds that Nothing managed to sell over 100k units over just 20 sale days on Flipkart. For those who are unaware, the Nothing Phone (1) was going on sale once a week in the first few weeks. the Phone (1) had strong reception from users on Flipkart as the smartphone had over 10 million “notify me” subscriptions ahead of the launch.
As of today, the Nothing Phone (1) is the best-selling smartphone on Flipkart in the Rs 30,000+ segment. Further, Nothing is also gearing up to launch a new major software update in the coming days which will fix the key issues that customers have brought up as well as improvements for things such as the camera and battery.
Lastly, talking about the Android 13 update, Sharma said that the company’s priority is on providing a good software experience over an expedited release cycle. The phone will get a stable Android 13 update in 2023 Q1, while a beta version is expected to come later this year.