Putting Light Phone to the Test
When it was announced in 2015, the concept behind the Kickstarter-funded Light Phone felt much like a breath of fresh air. Roughly the si...
Hope this little note finds everyone well :)
We’re humbled to have already raised 227% of our initial minimum goal. We appreciate all of the support and we really look forward to taking Light to the next level together.
We wanted to send a friendly reminder that we will be doing a Q&A webcast tomorrow through the Republic platform. You can RSVP here:https://www.crowdcast.io/e/lig... if you are interested in watching live and participating. There will be some time for open questions. The video will also be recorded if you are unable to tune in live as well. Hoping for some great conversations, and please feel free to invite a friend or co-worker that you think might find it interesting, all are welcome to join.
Wishing everyone a wonderful rest of the week ahead.
All the best,
Joe & Kai
- Launched on Kickstarter in 2015, raising $400K+ and pre-selling 3.4K phones
- Previously raised $3.2M
- Manufactured by partner & investor, Foxconn (the factory that produces the iPhone)
- Proprietary IP / cloud platform allowing to use it with the same phone number
- Covered by most major U.S. publications, including NY Times, Time, WSJ
A behind the scenes video of the manufacturing of the Light Phone.
No risk disclosures have been provided yet.
Light successfully raised $105,703 from 188 investors on August 24, 2017
I think time interacting with my family is tantamount to their what my kids' kids will become.Ben ValleInvested 5 months ago
Light looks awesome!Chris JoannouInvested 5 months ago
I invested because I believe the movement towards simpler tech will have a niche market and one that an ecosystem can be built around.Joey AroraInvested 5 months ago
I like the minimalistic design and the idea of disengaging for few hours from our current smartphones or other mobile digital devices, while we are living on the "digital era".Anna Varvara MakraInvested 5 months ago
I invested because we all need a break from our smart phonesShane FurnellInvested 5 months ago
Awesome product!!!Anthony SerinaInvested 5 months ago
i wrote this and friend sent me a link to your product and was blown away - tmblr.co/Z7noYy2OwsQSQCraig GrossInvested 5 months ago
Light represents an antidote to the over connected lifestyle we seem to be living these days; a reminder to be in the moment. Simple, inexpensive and liberating!Sean HanaganInvested 5 months ago
I like the idea of a second phone with the same # that you can take anywhere with out the worry of loosing you more expensive phone on a hike in the mountains.David WebleyInvested 5 months ago
I knew about the product and was waiting for someone to bring it to smaller-tier VC fundingIan LimInvested 5 months ago
I use this service for myself and would likely use this product if offered.David SitarInvested 5 months ago
I really like the concept!Joseph WelchInvested 5 months ago
Time to disconnect to reconnectHaydar UcarInvested 6 months ago
I love simplicity and really look forward to becoming an advocate!Jamie BateInvested 6 months ago
I believe in disconnecting, and I am sure that people agree, and more will follow.John LeeInvested 6 months ago
I began my relationship with Light as an early post-Kickstarter supporter. Light has helped me empower myself to disconnect from the world while still maintaining the relationships I thrive upon in my work and personal lives.Zachary SnaderInvested 6 months ago
Great idea. Want a phone asapGeorge TaylorInvested 6 months ago
I love the concept plus a free phone perk made it an east decision.Jonathan LittleInvested 6 months ago
I love the idea of having different devices per context. And Light is to disconnect.Marine BoudeauInvested 6 months ago
I love the mission. I love the design. The brand has legs.Christopher PflumInvested 6 months ago
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