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Essential Smartphone Could Rival Other Companies' Flagships; Company Plans To Unleash Android's Full Potential - Science World Report

Android is one of the top operating systems worldwide. Android runs over 2 billion active devices at present. A lot of people assume that there is no one better than Google to fully utilize the operating system. But the Essential President and Chief ...and more »

Is Andy Rubin's Amazon Echo competitor doomed to fail? - VentureBeat

That's the promise of ambient computing, a combination of AI and sensing technology in the future home and beyond. Imagine this scenario. You're out with friends and you notice the weather has turned hot and sunny. That's not a good thing for your new ...and more »

The Essential Phone is boring hardware that may one day rule your smart home - Popular Science

If Huawei released a phone with the specs of the Essential's hype-driven debut, no one would have paid much attention. Snapdragon this, edgeless that, modular thingamajig. It really is a nice phone, but “nice” isn't blowing any minds. As it happens ...and more »

Android Creator Launches a Phone of His Own - TechNewsWorld

Essential, a company founded by Andy Rubin, the "father of Android," on Tuesday pulled off the wraps on a new high-end smartphone. The Essential Phone, priced at US$699, includes radios for connecting to all major U.S. carriers. The unit has an almost ...and more »

iPhone 8 vs. Essential Phone: Specs, price and everything else you need to know - Mic

The man behind the Android operating system, Andy Rubin, is back with a smartphone called Essential. The new handset is available for pre-order and comes with specs and features that will give Apple a run for its money. Here's how the two devices stack ...and more »

The Essential Phone is a beautiful example of everything that's wrong with Android - PCWorld

Stop me if you've heard this one. An Android phone maker comes along with a hot new premium handset that promises to deliver everything we've always wanted: speed, good looks, and performance. This time around it's Andy Rubin's Essential Phone, the ...and more »

Everything we know about the Essential PH-1, the phone made by one of Android's founders - Business Insider

Why is this significant? Well, Rubin was one of the founders of the Android operating system before it was acquired by Google in 2005. You could say he's the father of Android, which is currently being used by two billion users worldwide. So, it's ...and more »

The most interesting details about Essential's Phone are yet to come - Business Insider

With it's titanium edges, ceramic back, and nearly borderless display, Essential's new Phone is certainly a looker. But what I'm interested to know is whether it will work as good as it looks. Unfortunately, that's hard to say right now. essential ph1 ...and more »

The Day after the Essential 'Phone' Unveiling we take a Peek at their Patents and a Possible Future Project - Patently Apple

Yesterday Andy Rubin's company Essential Products Inc. launched their new Essential 'Phone' with a 5.7" high-end display at 2560 x 1320 and other decent specifications. The company also launched other products like their 'Essential Home' device which ...and more »

Essential is trying to build Android for the smart home - TechCrunch

Andy Rubin's appearance at the Code Conference last night went a ways toward answering some lingering questions about his new company, Essential. But the conversation primarily centered around the startup's upcoming phone — Rubin left the dialogue ...and more »