Huawei's ambitious plans to compete with the iPhone in the U.S. derailed (for now)
The Essential Phone has just gone official, and it’s a lush concoction: it ditches the common aluminum in favor of a more premium, titanium frame, it swaps the glass back for ceramic, and it is packed with the most powerful hardware out there and a novel magnetic modular system. And it’s not yet ready. You can reserve the phone for $700, but there is no release date just yet.
But if you like it, you’d still better reserve it now because the Essential Phone is “not for everybody”, according to Jason Keats, head of product architecture at the …