The Essential phone – officially dubbed Essential PH-1 – was unveiled late last month. Shortly after, it was revealed that the company plans to ship out pre-orders “within 30 days.”
We didn’t get any carrier partnerships info at that point however, so it’s good that the blanks are now being filled in. Today Sprint announced it will be the exclusive carrier partner for Essential in the US.
“We are planning to make this Essential phone very prominent in our stores and will have a premium space to showcase (it),” said Sprint’s chief marketing officer Roger Sole. It’s worth mentioning…