Cyber Monday: Essential Phone Bundle for $329 and 10% off on accessories

Cyber Monday: Essential Phone Bundle for $329 and 10% off on accessories

posted: 26 Nov 2018, 13:38

The Essential Phone Bundle includes the Essential Phone, the 360 Camera ($44), the Earphones HD ($44), and the Protective Case for Essential 360 Camera ($8).

The Audio Adapter HD for the Essential Phone is now available for $149

The Audio Adapter HD for the Essential Phone is now available for $149

posted: 13 Nov 2018, 17:02

the Essential Audio Adapter HD is now available for purchase for $149. Using the MQA technology embedded in the Essential Phone, the portable accessory provides users with a high-quality music listening experience.

Essential is alive but unwell, laying off 30 percent of its workforce to focus on a new product

Essential is alive but unwell, laying off 30 percent of its workforce to focus on a new product

posted: 17 Oct 2018, 14:43

The Essential Phone 2 is probably not happening, but Andy Rubin's startup remains focused on a "truly game changing consumer product", firing 30 percent of its employees in the process...

Essential's Audio Adapter HD accessory could be released soon following FCC certification

Essential's Audio Adapter HD accessory could be released soon following FCC certification

posted: 14 Oct 2018, 19:45

The Essential Phone's Audio Adapter HD accessory has been certified by the FCC and could be available soon. The device adds a 3.5mm earphone jack and an MQA supported DAC to provide "one of...

Essential is reportedly working on a 'new kind of phone' with a mind of its own

Essential is reportedly working on a 'new kind of phone' with a mind of its own

posted: 10 Oct 2018, 07:04

Instead of a standard Essential Phone sequel, Andy Rubin's company could be looking to unveil something truly revolutionary as early as next year, with highly advanced AI technology in tow.

Essential Phone October Android security update brings back notch support

Essential Phone October Android security update brings back notch support

posted: 01 Oct 2018, 16:54

Notch support returns to the Essential Phone with the update that includes the October Android security patch. The notch support allows Essential users to keep the notch displayed, keep the notch hidden, or leave...

Essential Phone to get Android Q next year

Essential Phone to get Android Q next year

posted: 19 Sep 2018, 22:31

The Essential Phone, currently one of the few Android handsets to run Android 9 Pie, will be updated to Android Q next year according to the company's latest Reddit AMA. In addition, Essential says that its Audio Adapter HD module, which includes...

Deal: Essential Phone on sale for just $310 on Amazon

Deal: Essential Phone on sale for just $310 on Amazon

posted: 17 Sep 2018, 13:37

Amazon is now running its own Essential Phone sale where people can purchase the handset for just $310. At the moment, the Essential Phone's outright price is $500, so anyone taking Amazon's deal will save $190...

Dark Mode for Google Feed is currently being tested on Android 9 Pie

Dark Mode for Google Feed is currently being tested on Android 9 Pie

posted: 10 Sep 2018, 10:52

After rolling out Dark Mode for YouTube and Android Messages, Google is testing the feature on the Google feed.

Pixel, Nexus devices and Essential Phone receive September Android security update

Pixel, Nexus devices and Essential Phone receive September Android security update

posted: 04 Sep 2018, 15:08

September security update sent to all four Pixel phones, certain Nexus models and the Essential Phone.

Essential Phone now supports YouTube's zoom-to-fill feature

Essential Phone now supports YouTube's zoom-to-fill feature

posted: 29 Aug 2018, 21:04

YouTube now gives Essential Phone users the ability to pinch out 16:9 videos to fill the entire screen.

Believe it or not, the Essential Phone is now listed at a new all-time low price of $224

Believe it or not, the Essential Phone is now listed at a new all-time low price of $224

posted: 20 Aug 2018, 04:17

The Essential Phone has been discounted multiple times over the past few months, and incredibly enough, it's now available on Amazon at an even lower price than during the retailer's Prime Day...

You can snag an unlocked Essential Phone for $280 from Amazon

You can snag an unlocked Essential Phone for $280 from Amazon

posted: 18 Aug 2018, 21:25

Last month during Amazon Prime Day, the unlocked Essential Phone was available for $250. Since then, we've seen Essential sell the handset for $399 with $107 worth of accessories (including the 360 modular camera) tossed in....

The Essential Phone is on sale for the first time after receiving Android 9 Pie

The Essential Phone is on sale for the first time after receiving Android 9 Pie

posted: 17 Aug 2018, 07:02

If you missed your chance to get an unlocked Essential Phone at $250 last month, the divisive handset, now powered by Android 9 Pie, is on sale for a slightly higher but still attractive $330...

Essential Phone is the only non-Google handset updated to Android 9 Pie today

Essential Phone is the only non-Google handset updated to Android 9 Pie today

posted: 06 Aug 2018, 14:08

Essential is essentially surprising us by releasing the Android 9 Pie update on the same day as Google...

Essential Phone is $399 from the manufacturer with free camera, earphones and case valued at $107

Essential Phone is $399 from the manufacturer with free camera, earphones and case valued at $107

posted: 03 Aug 2018, 23:09

Ok, you screwed up and failed to take advantage of the Amazon Prime Day sale on the Essential Phone. You might recall that the device was priced at an all-time low of $250 during the...

Essential Phone owners receive the latest Android P Beta build

Essential Phone owners receive the latest Android P Beta build

posted: 25 Jul 2018, 22:43

Earlier today, we told you that Google has released the Android P Developer Preview 5 (aka Android P Beta 4) for the Pixel handsets. This is the final Developer Preview before the release of the new Android build. Also receiving...

Wow: Essential Phone price drops to $250 (Amazon Prime Day deal)

Wow: Essential Phone price drops to $250 (Amazon Prime Day deal)

posted: 16 Jul 2018, 13:56

The Essential Phone is available for the incredibly low price of $250 only during Amazon's Prime Day 2018 event...

Android P nears completion, Beta 3 released today

Android P nears completion, Beta 3 released today

posted: 02 Jul 2018, 17:34

Today, Google released Android P Beta 3...

Essential Phone update adds Android Auto and security improvements

Essential Phone update adds Android Auto and security improvements

posted: 02 Jul 2018, 14:39

Since Essential Phone is one of the many devices that are compatible with Google's Android P Developer Preview builds, those who decided to install one of the previous versions will get a new update today too.

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