We’ve been ready for RED’s first foray into cell — the Hydrogen One phone — since final summer, and after a number of release date pushes, the corporate has another. Firm founder Jim Jannard stated in a discussion board put up this week that the phone will miss its summer release date.
The phone’s provider launch date (by way of AT&T, Verizon, and Telcel in Mexico) is now set for November 2nd. Preorders ought to ship on October ninth, Jannard says. The black aluminum shade will ship first and the titanium shortly thereafter.
In fact, these are simply Jannard’s said dates, and as we’ve come to see with this phone, there’s no assure that it gained’t be delayed even additional. However Jannard sounds optimistic and says the maintain up is said to certification points.
This week’s discussion board put up additionally consists of some particulars a few developer mannequin of the phone that’ll be accessible on August 31st. Preorder customers can request a unit and take a look at it for the corporate, though Jannard units some severe floor guidelines for utilizing it. Testers can’t disassemble it; they will solely put up “good photographs” from the digital camera; and they’re solely allowed to say “good issues.” Jannard says that “posting about bugs, downside or points isn’t cool.” Good luck with the phone!