Rest in peace
Things that no one asked for
Essential will not renew stock
One of the best Cyber Monday deals around!
They're much cheaper now, too!
No, it's not a smartphone
Will your device get the latest Android version?
Affected phones include ASUS, Essential, LG, and ZTE
You also have to be 'scrappy and motivated'
Not a limited-time promo!
Sign of things to come?
Cheaper than most midrange phones
Having an audio port is a luxury now
Which one is your favorite?
Another casualty for Android supremacy
All thanks to Project Treble
Fixing the original's biggest flaw
The full release, not a beta!
Exclusive to Amazon
New colors come with a premium price
Reviewed as a premium midrange phone
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