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Essential Phone

Essential team lays off about a third of its workforce

It’s not the end for Essential. No, not yet but the company has recently slashed off some 30 percent of the employees. It’s been...

Essential reportedly building an AI-powered phone that does everything for you

The day when the sci-fi movie Her might actually come true is reportedly under way. Sources are saying that Essential Products, Inc, the company...
Android Security Bulletin October 2018

October Android Security Bulletin ready for Pixel devices, Essential Phones

The month of September flew by and ended fast. We just started Q4 which means the monthly Android Security Bulletin is ready. Google has...

Latest Essential Reddit AMA focuses on the notch settings, Android Q update

We haven't completely forgotten about it but we didn't give much of our attention to the Essential Phone. Around the same time last year,...
Essential Phone Android 9 Pie

Essential Phone Android 9 Pie update starts rolling out

So Google has already revealed the latest dessert. It's Android Pie in case you just woke up from a deep slumber. We didn't see...

Essential Phones offer “free gifts” if you buy from their online store

During the recent Amazon Prime Day, one of the biggest “gets” that consumers could, well, get, was the Essential Phone for only $250, which...

Android P Final Preview, Beta 4 update ready for Pixel and Essential

We're still not sure if it's going to be Pistachio as Huawei may have hinted but we believe Android P will be revealed very...

Essential Phone might still get Android Q, more camera updates on the way

One of the main reasons why Android enthusiasts were sad when Andy Rubin announced that they were shelving the Essential Phone 2 is that...

Essential releases the July 2018 security patch ahead of everyone else – again

Phone manufacturers Essential – makers of the much-hyped Essential Phone – has just released the July security patch for their eponymous flagship smartphone. Again,...

Essential Phone gets MQA audio enhancements, support for 3.5mm headphones

It seems final: the Essential phone 2 has been canceled. We won't see any new phone from the Essential team but an update for...

Essential Android P beta, update promise: why cancellation is a tragedy

It’s easy to talk harshly about the Essential Phone, mainly because it didn’t deliver on the hype it generated before it was launched. But...

Essential phone 2 cancelled: why it failed

The past year has been tough and interesting for Essential. Andy Rubin's new startup company which was officially introduced in May last year has...