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Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the rumored Huawei P30 Pro Event in Paris? Essential Phone 2 patents & more
We've brought the fingerprint sensor underneath the smartphone display. When will the selfie camera come under, too? Essential's thinking about it.
CloudMagic is back in the swing of the email client race and it has brought several new features after a long dormancy and an acquisition.
The Feburary update has only been out for a few days and, again, it takes an upstart to deliver the quickest update on their only phone.
After 16 months on the market, Essential is running out of stock of its first product while third-party sellers are trying to get rid of theirs.
It's not exactly clear how the acquisition of a cloud email company will immediately benefit Essential, but there are longer-term strategies at play.
If you're looking to try Project Fi, now known as Google Fi, here are all the details on the phones you can buy or bring to the network.
The phone's edging down its lifespan, but a lot of care has been taken to it and Essential is now selling it to customers at a pretty cool price today.
The co-creator of Android is said to have been an unsavory character at Google, insulting employees and maintaining "ownership relationships."
We will definitely not see a new Essential Phone 2, but we may be getting a new smartphone from Essential that will be based on voice commands
During the company's monthly Reddit AMA sesh, Essential also confirmed Android Q would be coming and that scrolling can be fixed-ish.
Software updates at the speed of life, okay hardware and all for $310. If you like owning a gray phone. If not, black's still cool at $340.
In fact, any smartphone owner who had Android Pie on their device was susceptible to this seemingly random toggling of power saver settings...
The options to have the "ears" blend in or stay out of the way were available on the Essential Phone in Android Oreo... but not Pie? Why?
Android P has reached the end of the trialing pipeline and is set to be released within the next several weeks. What will be the treat name?
The Essential Phone will soon be compatible with a premium sound accessory, already supporting master-quality audio, and scoring free Tidal content.
From developer preview to public beta, it's still gotta be flashed into the device if you're willing to try Android P with Essential.
The company insists that the Essential PH-1 will remain on its normal software update schedule through mid-2020, even as the fate of the company is uncertain.
Nearly seven years later, we may finally have reached the end of this argument between two bickering tech giants. That and a really big phone this week on our show!
Rubin himself has not denied that the company was for sale or confirmed that the Essential Phone sequel was still alive, just that some projects were "canceled" for what will hopefully be "bigger hits."
Inspired by the Essential Phone rather than Apple's iPhone X, the 6-inch "edgeless" Sharp Aquos R2 packs a Snapdragon 845 processor and two somewhat unusual rear-facing cameras.
Two big price cuts later and the Canadian carrier has announced that it won't take any more stock of Andy Rubin's newfangled Android phone.
Essential products purchased from the company's website can now make it over to five more countries. Canada already had PH-1 carriage from Telus, but not unlocked.