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(Update: "no mistakes") Wait, was that a Red Robin from Nextbit?
Update, July 8: Nextbit took to Twitter to tease the red Robin. Or at least that’s how we interpret this tweet. Let us know what you think:
“There are no mistakes. Only happy accidents.” – Our design process (sometimes) ? pic.twitter.com/o4cgiWjF8E— Nextbit (@nextbitsys) July 7, 2016
Original post, July 7: The Nextbit team just went live on Periscope earlier today to announce the Web Client Beta. And that’s cool and all, Nextbit, but was that a bright red Robin we just caught a glimpse of lying on a desk?
No official word yet on what this strikingly colored device was, but since the Nextbit Robin hasn’t been out for very long yet, we’re anticipating that it’s likely a new variant of the innovative cloud-based smartphone rather than some new device from Nextbit. Red would be a natural choice for a device named the Robin, after all.
What are your thoughts regarding this glimpsed scarlet smartphone? Do you think this is a deliberate tease on the part of Nextbit, or an accidental reveal? In this era dominated by white, silver, and black, let us know your take on a red-colored smartphone in the comments below.