Earlier we told you that the Essential Phone will be available for pre-order customers in the US by the end of the month.
And now, it has come to light that the device is available on open sale in the country – sale opened 2 days ago.
On its website company has the Black Moon color variant listed for immediate shipping, and it is priced $699.
Aside from Essential, the device is also being offered by third-party several retailers.
While Amazon, Best Buy, and Sprint have the phone listed on their websites, immediate shipment isn’t being offered by any of these resellers at point of time.
Sprint, however, mentions that the Black Moon variant will begin shipping September 13 onwards.
Over in Canada, the only source where you can purchase the phone is Telus, which is currently offering the Black Moon variant for CAD 1,050 (around $865).
In a related news, the Essential handset’s Camera app has received an update, bringing a couple of notable changes. Basically, the update fixes issues users face while saving 360 videos. Plus, it also speeds up color/mono image fusion. Aside from these two changes, there are some general stability fixes as well.