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Back to Basics: Simple 'Light Phone' to hit markets in November end

A Crowdfunded Mobile Phone, Light Phone That Has Been Designed To Help People Disconnect From Their Smartphone

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Apoorva Nawaz | Updated on: 16 Nov 2016, 11:56:11 PM
Back to Basics: Simple 'Light Phone' to hit markets in November end

New Delhi:

A crowdfunded mobile phone, Light Phone that has been designed to help people disconnect from their smartphone is now gearing up to deliver its first lot in November end after a series of delay.

It was earlier scheduled to get launched in May. The $100 Light Phone, that has a size of a credit card can only make and receive calls. Light Phone is small device that gives people, who are sick of using smartphone.

It is opposite of a smartphone, including 2G sim card , the phone claims to have battery life of three weeks on a single charge.  The Light Phone that was to be launched in May has recently issued an statement, saying, " We've run into a few limitations in our initial user experience goals due to some iOS restrictions.

They are not going to affect the experience of being light, but will make turning on call forwarding a little bit more manual."The Brooklyn-based company Light Phone also apologised for missing its June shipping deadline. It also said the first batch of 1,800 white versions of the device will ship this month.  

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First Published : 16 Nov 2016, 11:51:00 PM

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