Essential Phone good camera. But the actual OS will be even better. Oreo 8.0 Android officially available, but you can participate in the beta testing. The first trial version was released in November of this year. Now, the release of the second.
Android 8.0 Oreo improves performance Essential Phone updates from the settings menu, and also adds smart text selection and mode of “picture in picture”. This is only a small part of all features and fixes.
Loaded the second beta over-the-air using OTA. However, this is true only for users of the previous Android build 8.0 Oreo. Everyone else is required to install the platform manually (by downloading the ZIP archive from the website Essential).
When Essential Phone appears stable Android 8.0 Oreo? Likely to wait a long time is not necessary. If you believe the rumors, an update will happen soon. Unfortunately, there is no exact date.