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Nextbit Robin Review

At the beginning of the year, we saw an unexpected new competitor in the smartphone market. Nextbit was created by ex-Google employees Tom Moss and Mike Chan, who got funding from Google Ventures and a successful Kickstarter campaign for their debut smartphone, Robin. Despite all that Google expertise, this isn’t a phone that hews closely to stock Android — the Robin looks and feels like an experimental device, which is a practical necessity for a smartphone upstart that can’t compete on price the same way OnePlus and ZTE can.
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