Essential Phone 2: Andy Rubin company Essential is now looking forward to the second smartphone in the series as Essential PH-2 is planned for launch very soon. Go through rumored Essential Phone 2 Specs, release date and availability info.

Essential Phone 2 will be the second phone by the company and will be powered by Android 8.0 aka the Android O (name hasn’t been confirmed yet) out of the box and in terms of software update it will receive the Android 8.1 update(unannounced).

Essential phone 2

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We have put forward the complete specifications of Essential Phone 2 here -

Essential Phone 2 Specifications

Display: 5.7-inch 2560 x 1440 pixels touchscreen display
Pixel Density, Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
SoC: Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor
GPU:
RAM: 4 Gigs of RAM
Storage: 128 GB internal storage
Dual SIM: Single SIM
Main Camera: Dual 16 mega pixel rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.8 aperture
Camera Features: PDAF, geo-tagging, Touch focus, Face detection, HDR, panorama
Front Camera: 13 mega pixel front facing camera
Front LED Flash: Yes
Software: Android 8.0 Oreo OS
Battery: 3000+ mAh Li-ion battery
Quick Charging: Yes
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi tether
Dimensions, Weight:
Features: aGPS with GLONASS, Bluetooth v5, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, USB Type-C
Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor

Best Essential Phone 2 Alternatives

The Essential PH-2 is expected to compete with a number of devices in the flagship range. It will be alternative to most famous devices like iPhone 9, Samsung Galaxy S9, and upcoming Nokia's flagship handset.

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Essential Phone 2 Price

The Essential PH-2 handset is expected to be priced around $800.

Essential PH-2 Release Date

Essential 2 launch date

Every flagship phone has 1 year of new product announcement cycle, so keeping that in mind, the Essential Phone 2 is expected to release in Q2, 2018.