Essential Phone gets Android P Beta 1 update

Himanshu, 07 June 2018

Essential has started rolling out a new update to its PH-1 smartphone. The update brings along Android P beta to the device. As for included changes, there's latest Android P code integration, improved adaptive brightness range, various stability fixes and June security patches.

Up until now, Android P on Essential Phone was in Developer Preview (DP), so this marks the first beta build of the newest Android OS for the PH-1. The update arrives as build version PPR1.180510.022. As it currently stands, you need to have the DP build on your unit to get the OTA.



Reader comments

  • A1rwav3
  • 11 Jun 2018
  • g50

By the way, OTA is not installing properly... I had to sideload it manually.

Ia essential really being sold?

  • Optional
  • 07 Jun 2018
  • HXa

Best phone in terms of updates next to pixel. Amazing work essential.

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