The Essential Phone: First Impression

Posted on May 31 2017 - 10:39am by Brian Williams

Andy Rubin, Co-founder of Danger and Android has announced its flagship of smartphone called the PH-1, and it also called as an Essential Phone, because of its unique design and camera setup as well. Also read about Acer Predator Triton 700 gaming laptop through

Essential Phone

Essential Phone Features

The smartphone features a 5.71 inches LTPS LCD display which comes with the support for QHD resolution and the screen has a 19:10 aspect ratio. The smartphone’s screen has an edge-to-edge display with fully rounded corners, which makes it even more attractive in looks.

The phone is powered by the latest generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and it is equipped with 4GB of high speed RAM plus 128GB of internal storage, there is no MicroSD card slot present here.

As far as the photography is concerned, the essential smartphone sport a dual 13 megapixel camera on the back side of the phone with f/1.85 aperture, in which one is color lens and the other is monochrome. On the front of the device, there is an 8 megapixel front facing camera for capturing selfies. The amazing thing of both front and rear cameras that both are able to shoot 4K videos, sounds interesting.

To power the phone, the smartphone has a 3,040mAh battery buried inside, and the battery also supports fast charging features through the USB C port. The company will also plan to launch  a charging dock for their high-end essential phone, which will connect to the phone magnetically, instead of wire charging.

Essential Phone Specs

  • 71 inches LTPS LCD display
  • QHD resolution
  • 19:10 aspect ratio
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor
  • 4GB of high speed RAM
  • 128GB of internal storage
  • MicroSD card: No
  • Dual 13 megapixel rear camera
  • 8 megapixel front facing camera
  • 3,040mAh battery

Essential Phone Price

Country Price
United States $699
UK £545
Australia AU$940


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