There may never be another Essential Phone, but at least for the time being, the PH-1 continues to receive software support from Essential.
Late last week, the company issued a new Android P Developer Preview over-the-air update. The update addresses a number of issues with the original Essential Phone Android P Developer Preview build, bundling together fixes for cellular connectivity, dark mode and Bluetooth.
Today we’re excited to roll out a new Android P Developer Preview via OTA. The new preview includes cellular connectivity improvements and fixes for Bluetooth and Dark Mode. Learn more: https://t.co/LWeH1iWrKq pic.twitter.com/mLDDYRyQPr
— Essential (@essential) May 25, 2018
Despite the seemingly dire situation at Essential, the company says it will maintain its promise of providing the Essential Phone with two years of software support and three years of security updates.