Nextbit Robin starts receiving Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update

The Nextbit Robin which was launched last year is now receiving Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update. The main highlight of this smartphone is its cloud backup.


Talking about specs, the Nextbit Robin packs Snapdragon 808 hexa-core processor and 3 GB RAM under the hood. The graphics department is managed by Adreno 418 GPU. Apart from that, the Robin boasts off a 5.2-inch Full-HD display and features a 13 MP rear camera and a 5 MP front camera. Keeping this package running through the day is a 2680 mAh battery.

As far as storage is concerned, the Nextbit Robin comes with 32 GB of internal storage. Nextbit provides 100 GB cloud storage ensuring you never run out of storage. A software on the phone decides what is stored on the internal storage of the phone and what goes in the cloud storage.

Here’s what to expect from the update:

  • Marshmallow 6.0.1, including the April security patch and expanded emoji set.
  • Additional processor tuning bringing you better battery life and better performance.
  • New camera tuning and a completely overhauled camera app for faster (much faster), better pictures.
  • All new sound tuning at the driver level by Arkamys.

The update is being rolled out globally to all the users. If you haven’t received it yet, wait for some time or check for it manually. The Nextbit Robin is priced at $399 (₹26,521) and can be bought from Nextbit’s website. The company has also launched the Nexbit x AIAIAI TMA-2 headphones which can be purchased from Nextbit Store for $225 (₹14,955).