Join the Nextbit community
Rebels, come join us in the Nextbit community!
The time is coming Rebels. We love that you welcomed us on Kickstarter and gathered to support Robin. Since the beginning of... Read more
Bruises and BBQ
Good news! The Gold and Silver SIM trays, Scratches case, and Tempered Glass protectors are beginning to ship. Some of our team members have been testing the glass... Read more
Come join the new (official) Nextbit Community
Hey Rebels, we did it!
Robin is now available on our new store. Anyone will be able to get #NextNow and cases, screen protectors, and more! We can’t wait for... Read more
The Robins are coming
You may have seen pictures of our flashing party on Friday. We were preparing Robin to meet all the reviewers around the world. They’re excited to meet Robin. Well, maybe... Read more
Accessorize with Robin
We’ve had some big announcements over the past couple weeks. This week, we have good news. We have real samples of all our accessories now.
Robin is a standout phone,... Read more
The Fullest House
Team Nextbit is getting big. This week, we officially filled our last desk at rebel base. Our team has grown almost 50% since the beginning of our Kickstarter campaign, and... Read more
Tell me something good
It’s a big week here are Nextbit. We have officially locked the ROM we will be shipping with. Our team is taking a short break to celebrate this afternoon, and... Read more
Ripping off the band aid
We've got some news Rebels. Unfortunately, it's bad news but not as bad as you might think. Robin will ship to early adopters a few... Read more
Team no days off
We're not so cruel as to force everyone to come into work over the holidays, but some of us have given up some free time to make sure that Robin... Read more
We're getting close
Last week was busy here at rebel base headquarters, sorry for the delay in getting an update to you guys! Even though the engineering team cut the first software build,... Read more
It's about damn time
When we walked into the Nextbit offices today, we had a little bit of a surprise. The power was out. Some of us headed to Mike’s apartment for WiFi -... Read more
A couple of announcements
We’re back from Thanksgiving! Some of you have had the chance to meet up with Scott, Eric, and Kay in Europe. The Paris meetup is going on right now and... Read more
Something to snack on
It's Thanksgiving holiday this week in the US. San Francisco is quiet; everyone went home to spend time with friends and family. Except Nextbit. That's right Rebels, we're here working... Read more
Robin is born
Today is day 1
Mike stayed up to the wee hours of the morning to get our dogfood ROM running on Robin. This is the first time we can run... Read more
Final Colors. Finally!
Saro is back from China, and he brought final phone bodies with him. Which means we can finally show you exactly what the three colorways are like. We had to... Read more
Robin (and Nextbit) around the world
Come meet Robin
We’re hosting a series of evening meet ups in the next few weeks in more exciting places (well, exciting for us. You just call it home.) Come... Read more
Ringtones and surveys
We had a great time meeting fans, backers, and new faces at the Big Android BBQ last week. Now we’re back in SF just in time to announce Ringtone Remix... Read more
Backer surveys are going out now!
We probably shouldn't be this excited to see your responses, but we are. We can't wait. Tell us what you picked!
Backer surveys are coming!
Early next week you will get your backer survey from BackerKit. We know you are excited to get your Robin and other goodies, so we’re sure you’ll fill these out... Read more
Catch Nextbit live. Check out the final cases and colors.
Tune In Live
Tonight, October 13 at 5 PM PT (Midnight GMT):Scott Croyle on All About Android. We’ll be on the first half just after the Android News segment.... Read more
Pause for celebration
Today is Nextbit’s birthday. We turn 3 years old today. And to celebrate, we’re all going to sleep. You have kept us so busy this past month. (Longer than that... Read more
Vote for a color! Create a ringtone!
Wow! You guys submitted over 350 entries for the community color contest. Peter and the team have been busy analyzing your entries and the reactions to them in the comments.... Read more
Just one week left. Sprint-ing to the finish. Plus what's the box.
Sprint users rejoice!
There were far more Robin true believers using Sprint than we knew about. After last week’s announcement, so many people spoke up asking for Sprint support. We... Read more
Big News: Robin for Verizon and another color for Robin
Special flash sale for Verizon subscribers on Friday
We received tons of fan mail asking us to make a Verizon compatible version of Robin. We’ve been working our tails (get... Read more
One Million! New stretch goals and cases.
OMG we hit a million dollars, friends!
We hit our $1 million stretch goal so you know what that means: quick chargers with every Robin! A big thank you to... Read more
A party, a model and some exciting previews
Party pictures are live!
We had a blast at Robin’s Kickstarter Launch Party last week. A big thank you to all of you who were able to attend in-person, or... Read more
More developments: Australia, Verizon and a peek at the camera app.
We’re almost there!
$900,000! We’re on our way to hit the $1M stretch goal thanks to all of you amazing backers. Thanks again for your interest, participation and brilliant suggestions... Read more
Holy moley we did it (Time for our first stretch goal) !!
Can you believe we did it?
We were nervous setting such a big goal, but you all helped us meet it in less than a day… in less than half... Read more