Android’s co-founder, Andy Rubin, has launched a new smartphone known as Essential Phone (Essential PH-1). As the name suggests, Andy tries to replicate a perfect phone that is needed or demanded by the customers. There are many exciting features in this phone that we can talk about. First of all, it is an edge-to-edge screen smartphone with almost no bezels. This provides a great design and looks to the phone. The built quality of the phone is great with a Titanium body and Ceramic back. It features a 5.71-inch screen with a resolution of 2560 x 1312 pixels. The screen is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
The phone is packed with a 3040mAh battery which has support for fast USB charging. Essential Phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset with Kryo 280 Octa-core (2.45GHz Quad + 1.9GHz Quad), 64 bit, 10nm processor accompanied with Adreno 540 GPU. It has 4GB of RAM and 128GB UFS 2.1 internal storage. The phone has USB Type-C port which also replaces the 3.5mm audio jack. Other features include fingerprint sensors, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi, GPS, and NFC.
Essential Phone Specs and Price
|Dimension||41.5 x 71.1 x 7.8mm|
|Colors||Black Moon, Stellar Grey, Pure White, Ocean Depths|
|Network & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|USB||Yes, USB Type-C|
|Resolution||2560 x 1312 pixels|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|Flash||Yes, LED Flash|
|Features||HDR, Touch-Focus, Auto-Focus, Face Detection|
|Extra Features||Fingerprint Sensors|
In the camera department, it has a 13MP dual setup camera with IR Laser Assist Focus. On the front, it has an 8MP f/2.20 fixed hyperfocal lens. As an addon, it comes with the smallest 360 camera accessory. It is a single SIM phone with 3G and 4G network support. Essential Phone will be available in four colors, i.e. Black Moon, Stellar Grey, Pure White and Ocean Depths.
Essential Phone is priced at 699 USD and for extra 50USD you can get the 360 camera addon. Though this bundle offer is only available for a limited time as a promotional offer. You can order the phone from the official website here. To get more updates on Essential Phone, stay tuned with us.