[ Essential raises $30M in Series B ]

Essential has raised $30 million in Series B funding led by Playground Global and Redpoint.

Founded by Andy Rubin, Essential  is a new type of company focused on creating consumer technology products for the 21st century.

Andy Rubin’s Essential smartphone has made its splashy, highly saturated debut, and the phone looks like a pretty stunning piece of kit in press images.

Funding  Series B
Founded  unknown 
Country  USA
City  Palo Alto, California
Founder / CEO  Andy Rubin
Deal Size  $30M
Investors  Redpoint
 Playground Global
Previous Investors  /