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Essential Phone 2 could launch soon, hints company CEO

Essential Phone 2 might be close to launch as the company CEO Andy Rubin hints on Twitter when he replied to an old thread telling the user to hold tight for the announcement.

Essential Phone 2 patent hints at all screen on the front, in-display selfie camera

The Essential Phone 2 is likely to have a 100 per cent screen-to-body ratio. The device may also feature an in-display front camera

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Essential Phone discontinued, company working on launching its successor soon

Essential will continue selling Essential PH-1's accessories and keep providing software updates and customer support for the same.

Andy Rubin's startup Essential cuts about 30 per cent of employees

The cuts come several months after the company cancelled plans for a second version of its smartphone and paused development of a home smart device that would compete with Amazon Inc and Google.

Andy Rubin's phone maker Essential is said to consider sale

Essential had been working on a new model, but has since cancelled development of the device. It has shifted engineers and other resources to an upcoming smart-home product.

Essential Phone 2 to come with a better camera, confirms company

Essential has acknowledged that its first-generation flagship smartphone had a lackluster camera.

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Andy Rubin takes leave from Essential as Google report surfaces

Andy Rubin, Essential's CEO takes leave from the company following reports of past behavior. -

Essential PH-1 gets a price-cut in Canada, now available at $650

To recall, Essential Phone got a significant price cut in the US last month. The high-end phone is now available for $499, down from $699.

Andy Rubin's Essential Phone gets $200 price cut in the US, now costs $499

It is possible that Essential is having trouble in selling its debut phone in large numbers, but the company hasn't shared sales numbers. 

Essential PH-1 Pure White colour variant to start shipping next week in US

Essential PH-1 is a high-end modular smartphone that was unveiled in May, and it costs $699.

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