Essential Smartphone – The world’s smallest 360° personal camera

The Essential Android Smartphone has been announced exactly on May 30th and the specs are really amazing. It comes with virtually what we were all thinking of but it still runs on Android.

The phone features a 5.71-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1312 pixels by 2560 pixels. That is the screen is more clearer and sharpened to view mind-blowing properties right on the screen.

And it is being powered by 1.9GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The Multitasking has been taking care of, as you can do multiple stuffs at once without slowing down the RAM!

And yes, there is 4G LTE connectivity that helps you to download more faster and browse more faster than the normal connectivity.

Other 360° cameras are big, bulky, and complicated to use. But a 360° camera for personal would be great and here it is! This is the first  world’s smallest 360° personal camera. Simply click the 360° camera to your phone to point, shoot, and share. It’s that easy.

essential android phone 360 degree

Key Features

*. Display: 5.71-inch touchscreen
*. Battery: 3040mAh non removable battery
*. Camera: 13MP rear and 8MP front facing
*. OS: Android
*. Memory: 128GB with no microSD slot\
*. RAM: 4GB

The phone packs 128GB of internal storage cannot be expanded. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Essential Phone packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.

The Essential Phone runs Android 7.1 and is powered by a 3040mAh non removable battery. It measures 141.50 x 71.10 x 7.80 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 185.00 grams.

Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope and Barometer.

essential android phone

Specifications of Essential Phone

The Essential Phone is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India).


*. Alternate names: Essential PH-1
*. Release date: May 2017
*. Form factor: Touchscreen
*. Dimensions (mm): 141.50 x 71.10 x 7.80
*. Weight (g): 185.00
*. Battery capacity (mAh): 3040
*. Removable battery: No
*. Colours: Black Moon, Stellar Grey, Pure White, Ocean Depths
*. SAR value: NA

*. Screen size (inches): 5.71
*. Touchscreen: Yes
*. Resolution: 1312×2560 pixels


*. Processor: 1.9GHz octa-core
*. Processor type: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
*. RAM: 4GB
*. Internal storage: 128GB
*. Expandable storage: No


*. Rear camera: 13-megapixel
*. Flash: Yes
*. Front camera: 8-megapixel


*. Operating System: Android


*. Wi-Fi: Yes
*. Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
*. GPS: Yes
*. Bluetooth: Yes
*. NFC: Yes
*. USB OTG: Yes
*. FM: No
*. Number of SIMs: 1
*. SIM 1
*. SIM Type: Nano-SIM
*. 3G: Yes
*. 4G/ LTE: Yes
*. Supports 4G in India (Band 40): Yes


*. Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
*. Proximity sensor: Yes
*. Accelerometer: Yes
*. Ambient light sensor: Yes
*. Gyroscope: Yes
*. Barometer: Yes
*. Temperature sensor: No

How much and where to Buy

Right now, the price of the Essential Phone is $699.00 and you can get it at the Online Shop Here. But on purchase, the 360 degree camera spec isn’t enabled or followed come.

So you have to pay for extra 50USD dollars to get it.

essential android smartphone

Reviews of Essential Phone

It is excessive great and go-on with this type of Smartphone. It features both a wide screen display for big phone holders and admirers. With a expertly crafted using titanium and ceramic, has a stunning edge-to-edge Full Display and captures stunning images (even in low light) with the world’s thinnest dual camera system ever built for a phone.

With 4GB of RAM 4G of connectivity, you can browse and download at a more higher speed. And also, multitasking has been taking care of. And yes, there is NFC as it has been enabled!

essential phone with 360 degree

The company also launched a miniature 360-degree camera which sticks to the Phone with the help of the magnetic pins at the back and lets you record 360-degree content from your smartphone.

Memory that is more wider and bigger up to 128GB is able to withstand and contains more pictures, images, videos, songs, other media stuffs and applications, but there is no other expandable memory MicroSD card.

There is a 3040 non-removable battery capacity to power up your Essential smartphone. In other words, you are welcome with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU, 4 GB of RAM, Android 7.1 which is the latest OS from Android!

Essential phone’s titanium and ceramic build is better able to withstand a drop test. And also remember that the Essential Smartphone was created by: Android co-founder Andy Rubin’s!

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