Just after Essential hosted an AMA on Reddit where customers and fans asked their most riveting questions about the smartphone startup, Andy Rubin confirmed that the Essential PH-1 is now officially compatible with Verizons network.
Wouldnt you know it, Andy Rubin tweeted out the following on Friday evening.
Update: Verizon certification complete. Thanks for your patience. Might need to reboot your phone. Happy Friday!
Andy Rubin (@Arubin) September 16, 2017
In fact, just Thursday, Andy Rubin replied to a question in Essential’s Reddit AMA about Verizon compatibility by stating that the company had been in process of acquiring certification for the PH-1 on Verizons network in the US which Could come as soon as tomorrow!
Rubin mentions that you might have to reboot the phone before it can accept a Verizon SIM.
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