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Essential Phone Review (PH-1)

11/09/2017, Even before Essential shipped its first product, the hype was mile-high. As a company founded by Android creator Andy Rubin, it was normal that the expectations were through the roof. The Essential made its debuts in September, shortly after the Galaxy...

Essential Phone Gets Another Price Cut, Drops Down To $450

11/06/2017, When the Essential Phone was announced, many were expecting great things from it. This is because as a new company, Essential was not constrained by expectations that companies like Apple or Samsung face when launching a new smartphone. The company was...

Essential Phone Update Gives It Fingerprint Sensor Gestures

10/30/2017, Given that a lot of our phones these days seem to pack similar hardware specs, one of the ways to differentiate phones from each other would be in terms of features, whether it be software or hardware. The good news for Essential Phone owners is that it...

Pure White Essential Phone Is Finally Available

10/12/2017, The Essential Phone was introduced in two color options but the company only released the one in black initially. Apparently, it required more time to put the finishing touches on the white model, that’s because it has taken the company two months...

Essential Phone Has Reportedly Only Sold 5,000 Units So Far

09/27/2017, Considering who is behind the Essential Phone, you would think that there would be many flocking to it, however given that it is also a brand new device, some skepticism wouldn’t be surprising. However could there have been too much skepticism?...

Unlocked Essential Phone Available Now From Best Buy

09/24/2017, Essential, Andy Rubin’s smartphone startup, recently released its first smartphone ever. The Essential Phone was finally released over a month ago after the company missed its own initial release timeframe. Those who have been meaning to get their...

Essential Phone Now Supported On Verizon

09/17/2017, Essential’s first smartphone has finally received approval on Verizon which means that the Essential Phone is now compatible with the country’s largest mobile network. Verizon didn’t guarantee initially if the Essential Phone would work...

Sprint Starts Selling Essential Phone At Retail Stores

09/14/2017, Andy Rubin’s new smartphone company Essential unveiled its first handset a few months back. Aptly called the Essential Phone, the handset was released weeks after its original release date. Essential is selling it directly to customers and it has...

Essential Phone Gets Branded As A ‘Hot Mess’

09/05/2017, Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone finally started shipping a couple of weeks back after missing the company’s own initial release deadline. If you’re one of the people who picked up this handset, you might want to take extra care of this...

Essential Customers Hit By Phishing Attack

08/30/2017, Android co-founder Andy Rubin’s new smartphone company Essential recently started shipping out its first smartphone. The company actually missed its own release deadline due to certification issues. Customers were made to wait for longer than they...

Essential Phone Is Finally Shipping

08/27/2017, Essential, the nascent smartphone company founded by the co-founder of Android Andy Rubin, unveiled its first smartphone earlier this year. The Essential Phone was supposed to be released over a month ago but the company missed its own release deadline....

Essential To Host A ‘First Look’ Event On August 21st

08/13/2017, Essential, Android co-founder Andy Rubin’s new smartphone company, has sent out invitations to a “first look” event which will take place on August 21st. It appears that the nascent smartphone company is inviting a select group of people...