Essential Phone Can Now 360 Degrees Stream Videos To Facebook

Owners of an Essential PH-1 smartphone can upgrade their phone by adding an optional 360-degree camera accessory that connects using a pair of magnetic pins on the back of the device. At the moment, only the camera accessory is available and until today, users could only take 4K spherical videos and photos.

Now, the company has issued a new update that supports 360-degree live-streaming with Facebook Live and the company promised to add support for Twitter's Periscope, and various other media platforms like YouTube and Vimeo. Essential also explained how to use this feature in a blog post.