Nothing Phone (2a) in sight? It could be introduced at MWC

Another big bet Nothing would be to launch a cheaper version Phone (2), which we could see very soon. In the last few hours, rumors have started to spread stronger than possible Nothing Phone (2a) would be on his way.

The first to mention the existence of this apparent smartphone was reputable leaker Yogesh Brar. Through your account and X (Twitter)claimed to have seen a “functional prototype” phone Nothing (2a). And although he indicated that it will inherit some features from the phone (1) and (2), he mentioned relevant changes such as the new design of the rear camera module.

Now, meanwhile, developer Dylan Roussel Published an animation that purportedly shows the low-cost successor to the Nothing phone (2). You can see in the short clip that if true, the phone would move away from the iPhone-inspired rear camera. Instead of placing the sensors vertically in the upper left corner, they would now appear horizontally and centered.

The back cover would retain the LED lighting system that Nothing called the Glyph, though it would only consist of three pieces. While under the hood, the Nothing Phone (2a) would bring the adoption of the chip as a big news Dimension 7200MediaTek.

If confirmed, it will be the first Nothing phone not to use a Qualcomm SoC. Recall that the Nothing Phone (1) arrived with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, while the Phone (2) featured Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1. The Dimensity 7200 is a processor designed for mid-range smartphones that focus primarily on energy efficiency.

Will we see the Nothing Phone (2a) at MWC?

Nothing Phone (2) |  ¿Veremos el Nothing Phone (2a) en el MWC?

Of course, this first information about the supposed Nothing Phone (2a) should be taken with a grain of salt. However, High expectations are already being generated for Mobile World Congress 2024. Carl Pei has already confirmed that it will hold an event at the fair, which will be held in Barcelona at the end of February. So no one excludes that there may be news in this regard.

The Nic presentation at MWC will take place on February 27th and if there really is a phone (2a) waiting to see the light, it could have a significant impact. First, you need to see what technical specifications this device can bring. Just like he was trying to get a spot in the upper-mid lane with the dye draft. insurance premium like the Phone (2), it will be interesting to study if nothing can achieve the same in the traditional middle class, which is crowded with models today.

Aside from the software and hardware features that this hypothetical low-cost model may bring, a large part of its success is most likely dependent on its price. For information, phone Nothing (2) it’s on the market today between 649 and 799 euros, depending on RAM and storage configuration.

How low should the price of the Nothing Phone (2a) be to attract the public? We still don’t know if the comparison can be technically the most accurate, but let’s not forget that excellent Pixel 7a Today it is available in Europe for 509 euros. We’ll have to wait until MWC to find out what Nic is up to.

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