Essential is the new kid on the block but it’s backed by the very man who created Android, Andy Rubin. The Essential Phone isn’t being sold on features or gimmicks, but rather an experience. In a flooded market where even the big shots are struggling, can a newcomer without any gimmicks [...]
Both accessories will utilize the magnetic ports found on the back of the Essential Phone, though no word on when they will be available.
Today we're chatting about Andy Rubin's newest device, Amazon's accidental Echo giveaway and the eclipse.
image. Sam Rutherford/Gizmodo In the world of smartphones, the Essential Phone has been anxiously anticipated with the reverence we should probably save for Kendrick Lamar albums. Why? Andy Rubin, the creator of Android, is behind the whole thing. Show More Summary
Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is shipping this week with reviews indicating it has some compelling features. The Nokia 8 was revealed last week with Zeiss optics appearing on a Nokia once again.
Andy Rubin has a different take on how a startup incubator should operate. After leaving Google in 2014, Rubin, the reputed father of the Android operating system, launched his own incubator, dubbed Playground Global. This past week,...Show More Summary
It was supposed to be ready within a month of its announcement in May, but better late than never. The Essential Phone, the new smartphone by Android co-founder Andy Rubin, is available for preorder at Sprint starting today. The premium...Show More Summary
It's hot, it's hyped, and it's now on sale. If you're looking for a high-end phone, it's hard to ignore the gravity of the Essential Phone right now. When a company run by Andy Rubin releases a phone, people take notice — and they'll also have to take out their wallet, because the Essential Phone is a cool $699. It's available in the U.S. Show More Summary
It’s a pretty captivating pitch: Andy Rubin, one of the guys who founded Android (and who lead the project within Google for eight years!) has a new company… and he’s building an Android phone. The “Essential Phone,” as it’s known. I’ve been carrying around an Essential Phone for a few days now. Here’s what I think so far. Read More
Essential's second carrier-exclusive launch gets under way. Coming in a day after the Essential Phone launched in the U.S., Canadian carrier TELUS has opened up its pre-orders for the new phone from Andy Rubin's company. Unlike the Sprint...Show More Summary
The pieces are coming together for the Echo competitor from the founder of Android.
"Most companies would get a stage, and we'd have lights and music and everything else," joked Andy Rubin as he addressed a group of reporters. "But that really isn't our style." He was casually dressed in jeans and a blue T-shirt with a coffee mug in one hand as he stood in a lobby-like room. Show More Summary
Here's a look at the hardware that's powering the Essential Phone. Andy Rubin's Essential Phone has a lot going for it, including an edge-to-edge display and a modular system that lets you attach accessories like a 360-degree camera....Show More Summary
Here it is, then — the smartphone from Andy Rubin, the father of the Android operating system. Called Essential Phone and made by Essential, Rubin's startup, the new device is a thing of sheer and utter beauty, and I'm quickly falling in love with it. Show More Summary
The "father of Android" is ready for his next act. Andy Rubin, who co-founded Android more than a decade ago, is back with a new Android-centric startup. But instead of software, his new company, Essential, is tackling hardware. TheShow More Summary
Andy Rubin rose to fame for his role in creating Android, and even after leaving Google, he couldn't quit phones completely. Now he's back with his new company, Essential, to show the world's best phone makers how it's done. I've spent...Show More Summary
The Essential PH-1 phone is now available to pre-order exclusively from Sprint. Created by Andy Rubin to buck smartphone tradition, the $700 feature-packed handset is a far cry from Google’s Android platform Rubin […] The post Pre-Order Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone From Sprint appeared first on Geek.com.
Nokia is back with a sexy handset. Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is now available for preorders. And a total eclipse is on the way!
The Essential Phone is finally here, and its creator Andy Rubin just made more big promises about the device ahead of its shipping date next week. Rubin, who is also the creator of the Android, published a blog post today to officially...Show More Summary