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Android’s Andy Rubin shares glimpse shot of the smartphone set to rival the iPhone

The father-of-Android Andy Rubin's startup “Essential” has been working on a bezel-less smartphone

Rubin took to Twitter to share a glimpse of the smartphone
Rubin took to Twitter to share a glimpse of the smartphone

Android co-founder Andy Rubin has shared a sneak peak of what his company's first bezel-less smartphone.

In January Rubin announced he was starting a new company dubbed Essential which would focus on high-end smartphones featuring edge-to-edge displays. Rubin took to Twitter to share a glimpse of the smartphone, showing that Essential has fulfilled on what he had promised.

Rubin tweeted:

I'm really excited about how this is shaping up.  Eager to get it in more people's hands... pic.twitter.com/LRzQCFSKTm

— Andy Rubin (@Arubin) March 27, 2017

The image shows very little, aside from the edge-to-edge display, there is potentially a button on the side of the device and a speaker at the top, and the smartphone may run on a version of Android. However with only a photo to reference, the details are limited.