A quick February 2018 Update Patch has been released for the Essential Phone PH-1. This new update build NMK24B is reported to be 65MB in size and has some real curicial security patch with it for the 1st Essential Phone released almost a year ago.
This news has been confirmed officially by the Essential Phone twitter account, Which stated as,
We’re rolling out a software update (NMK24B) that includes February 2018 Security Patches from Google.
— Essential (@essential) February 6, 2018
Beside this security patch there is no major changes included in this update. So for the users who have been looking for any new UI, there is nothing available yet. For those who have rooted thier Essential Phone, or they have installed any third party OS. They are not likely to get this important update.
However we will make sure to upload the patch on our site. The Essential Phone PH-1 Febraury Build Patch MNK24B will be uplaoded soon. So keep in touch and share this on your Social Media accounts.