Report: Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone Is a Sprint Exclusive

Report: Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone Is a Sprint Exclusive ‘We like to bet with where we think the market is going as opposed to where the market was,’ Essential President Niccolo de Masi told USA Today. Android creator Andy Rubin’s new phone will not initially be essential for customers of the top three mobile … […]

Andy Rubin on AmbientOS, future Essential products and AR [Interview]

This past Wednesday at WIRED’s Business Conference, Andy Rubin took the stage to share more about his new company, Essential. Having begun teasing various products over the previous months, we were eager to hear more. After his on-stage appearance, 9to5Google got time to sit down with Rubin. We discussed how AmbientOS plans to play well […]

Andy Rubin wants to begin shipping Essential Phone ‘in 30 days or so’

If you’re hungry for more Essential Phone details following the device’s official debut, Andy Rubin is happy to oblige. Rubin took part in an interview with Walt Mossberg on May 30th, and in it he shared a few more details about the Essential Phone and his release plans. Essential has been pretty quiet about the […]

Andy Rubin’s Essential phone shows up at GFXBench site

When prototype meets benchmark app, magic happens. Or something. Russian mobile enthusiasts at Mobiltelefon have spotted Andy Rubin’s Essential Android phone at the GFXBench. We saw a glimpse of the Essential FIH-PM1 in March. Today we get to see some of the things that might make it tick. According to the benchmark system information, there’s […]