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.

Deal: Buy the Essential Phone and get $99 headphones for free!

Deal: Buy the Essential Phone and get $99 headphones for free!

posted: 15 Jun 2018, 10:13

Essential wants to sell you their Essential Phone, and they will throw in a nice pair of headphones for free...

Essential updates their camera app with improved photo organization and more!

Essential updates their camera app with improved photo organization and more!

posted: 13 Jun 2018, 20:59

Essential has made more improvements to their camera application...

No, the iPhone X wasn't first to market with a notch, but neither was the Essential Phone (poll results)

No, the iPhone X wasn't first to market with a notch, but neither was the Essential Phone (poll results)

posted: 08 Jun 2018, 04:34

Love it or leave it, notches are here to stay, it seems, at least until Apple decides to change its top bezel protrusion design that debuted on the iPhone X. There is no denying...

Essential Phone updated with MQA support for top-notch sound quality

Essential Phone updated with MQA support for top-notch sound quality

posted: 07 Jun 2018, 16:42

Essential announced that its smartphone is now tuned and calibrated to support MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) for high-quality sound. MQA is a new method of unpacking songs that gives a lossless audio experience...

Essential Phone gets updated directly to Android P Beta 1

Essential Phone gets updated directly to Android P Beta 1

posted: 06 Jun 2018, 21:22

According to Essential, the update contains the June security patch, the latest Google Android P code integration, improved adaptive brightness range, and increased stability...

Essential Phone gets more improvements via Camera app update

Essential Phone gets more improvements via Camera app update

posted: 01 Jun 2018, 12:07

The latest update make it even easier to share pictures or videos as a Snapshot, Pano, or Tiny Planet. Moreover, Essential Phone users can turn 360 photos into short Panoramic or Tiny Planet animations...

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