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Essential PH-1 Smartphone Specifications, Features And Price

This is the first Andy Rubin’s smartphone with classic specifications and features. Playground Studios, the company founded by Android creator Andy Rubin, has just unveiled and launched a new smartphone called Essential PH-1.

It features a high-end specifications with a bezel-free display that sees the screen come to the very edges of the device, even wrapping around the front-facing camera. Let’s talk of the design, the design is the finest industrial design on the market, if I have to recommend it. The metal chassis is titanium rather than aluminium as it is more harder and more scratch resistant than Aluminium.

To be brief about this, the Essential PH-1 smartphone supports 4G LTE, runs on Android 7.1 Nougat, has fingerprint sensor and 13MP back camera and 8MP front-facing camera. It is powered by non-removable Li-Ion 3040 mAh battery capacity coupled with 4GB RAM and 128GB internal memory storage.

Essential PH-1 Specifications And Price

  • NETWORKS – 2G, 3G and 4G enabled
  • 4G LTE BANDS – 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 11(1500), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 21(1500), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 66(1700/2100), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 42(3500), 43(3700)
  • 4G LTE SPEED – Up to 150Mbps
  • SIM CARDS – Dual Nano-sim
  • ANDROID OS – Android 7.1 Nougat
  • DIMENSIONS – It has 141.5 x 71.1 x 7.8 mm and 185g weight
  • USB TYPE – Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
  • BUILD – Titanium frame
  • COLORS – Cherry Gold, Dark Black, Indigo Blue and Primrose Green
  • DISPLAY – LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen of 16million colors and has 5.71 inches display with resolution 1312 x 2560 pixels and supports multitouch (Up to 10 fingers). Protected with Corning gorilla glass 5
  • PROCESSORS – Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 CHIPSET, Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) CPU and Adreno 540 GPU
  • CAMERA – It has 13MP rear or back camera with LED flash and 8MP front-facing camera
  • MEMORY – It has 4GB RAM and 128GB internal memory storage 
  • SENSORS – Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and barometer
  • BATTERY – Non-removable Li-Ion 3040 mAh battery capacity with fast charging feature and Snap-on accessories
  • PRICE – It costs $699 which is about N220,000

What do you have to say about Essential PH-1 Smartphone?


  1. Bright Bright June 1, 2017

    baba! the price is too high. thought with good features. thanks for the update. Happy New month guys

  2. abdulrahman yusuf abdulrahman yusuf June 1, 2017

    am not surprised d phone is supercool as it is from Andy Rubin, he will want to make his work unique from others,though its too expensive

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