Essential rolls out Android Oreo 8.1 Beta, February security updates

The beta can be downloaded through an over-the-air update

Essential Phone in 'Pure White'

Essential Phones have started receiving an Android Oreo 8.1 beta update.

According to a February 14th, 2018 tweet, Essential has started rolling out the Oreo 8.1 beta, which will also include February’s security patches, as well as dynamic calendar and clock icons, and a beta fix for “slow-scrolling jitter.”

Users can sign up for the Essential Phone’s developer updates by navigating to the Essential website.

Source: Twitter