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HTC Desire Eye and Desire 820 start selling in the USA SIM-free

HTC Desire Eye and Desire 820 start selling in the USA SIM-free

21 November, 2014 | comments (7)

The HTC Desire Eye and Desire 820 are now available for purchase in the USA. Expansys USA is offering to phones for $519.99 and $359.99, respectively. The Desire Eye is available in Corral Red and Blue, while the Desire 820 is listed in...

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HTC Desire 820s hits 1.26 million pre-registrations in China

HTC Desire 820s hits 1.26 million pre-registrations in China

20 November, 2014 | comments (17)

News outlet Focus Taiwan reports HTC China has has boasted 1.26 million per-registrations for the Desire 820s. In fact, HTC China says registrations keep piling up at a steady pace. While a pre-order signup doesn't guarantee a purchase since...

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HTC to remain top seller in Taiwan in Q4, top exec believes

HTC to remain top seller in Taiwan in Q4, top exec believes

05 November, 2014 | comments (18)

HTC North Asia President Jack Tong anticipates a rise in the company's sales in Taiwan during the current quarter of the year. Provided this happens, HTC will remain the top smartphone manufacturer in Taiwan, climbing on top of rivals like...

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HTC Desire 820s with MediaTek chipset goes official

HTC Desire 820s with MediaTek chipset goes official

04 November, 2014 | comments (27)

HTC unveiled the MediaTek version of its Desire 820 phablet on social networking site Weibo. The HTC Desire 820s is based on an MT6752 chipset, which promises more power than the Snapdragon 615 in the original version announced a couple of months...

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HTC Desire Eye, RE Camera land at AT&T on November 7 too

HTC Desire Eye, RE Camera land at AT&T on November 7 too

03 November, 2014 | comments (6)

AT&T is having a big day today, in terms of announcements. Following the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, Nokia Lumia 830, and HTC One (M8) for Windows, which we've already told you about, the carrier is also launching the HTC Desire Eye and RE Camera...

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HTC Desire 620 in the works, Taiwan's NCC reveals

HTC Desire 620 in the works, Taiwan's NCC reveals

31 October, 2014 | comments (15)

The NCC is Taiwan's equivalent of the USA's FCC, and its documents have revealed a new smartphone that is currently in the works: the HTC Desire 620. Not one, but two versions of this yet unheard of upcoming handset have been certified by the...

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HTC Desire 820us with 64-bit CPU goes through TENAA

HTC Desire 820us with 64-bit CPU goes through TENAA

30 October, 2014 | comments (16)

HTC is having a field day at the Chinese TENAA and following the certification of its Desire 816h, now the Desire 820us is the latest to visit the government agency. The HTC Desire 820us packs the latest MediaTek MT6752 chipset with an 8-core...

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HTC Desire D816h with 5” display visits TENAA

HTC Desire D816h with 5” display visits TENAA

29 October, 2014 | comments (16)

Unannounced HTC Desire D816h made a visit to TENAA. The 5” smartphone appears to be a more compact version of the 5.5” HTC Desire 816 we already know. HTC Desire D816h features MediaTek MT6592 chipset with 1.7GHz octa-core CPU and a gig of...

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HTC One (M8 Eye) won't be coming to Europe

HTC One (M8 Eye) won't be coming to Europe

23 October, 2014 | comments (21)

An updated flavor of HTC One (M8) with a 13MP dual camera setup on the back was recently launched in China and India. The phone is called HTC One (M8 Eye) and is otherwise absolutely identical with the original HTC One (M8). HTC's UltraPixel...

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HTC Desire 820 mini briefly appears on HTC China site

HTC Desire 820 mini briefly appears on HTC China site

20 October, 2014 | comments (23)

The HTC 820mu recently passed through TENAA but the company briefly featured the upcoming phone on its Chinese web store, giving us a glimpse of what's to come. We are looking at a low cost phone with 5" screen that will be called HTC Desire 820...

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HTC launches One (M8 EYE), Desire EYE, and RE in India

HTC launches One (M8 EYE), Desire EYE, and RE in India

18 October, 2014 | comments (37)

HTC has launched a bevy of devices in India. The first of the lot is the new HTC One (M8 EYE), which was recently launched in China. The M8 EYE is essentially the same as the M8 but replaces the 4 UltraPixel camera on the back with 13 megapixel...

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HTC One, One (M8), One mini and mini 2 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop

HTC One, One (M8), One mini and mini 2 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop

16 October, 2014 | comments (68)

HTC has responded a lot of questions on Twitter about its plans about Android 5.0 Lollipop. The new version of the OS was detailed a while ago, but its official premiere was yesterday with the Motorola Nexus 6 and HTC Nexus 9...


HTC Desire Eye appears in an AT&T promo video

HTC Desire Eye appears in an AT&T promo video

14 October, 2014 | comments (7)

The freshly announced HTC Desire Eye made an appearance in an AT&T promo video. The selfie-centric smartphone will hit the carrier’s shelves in time for the holiday shopping season. AT&T will offer it exclusively in the United States. As...

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Week 41 in review: Apple iPad Air 2, Mini 3, Motorola Nexus 6

Week 41 in review: Apple iPad Air 2, Mini 3, Motorola Nexus 6

11 October, 2014 | comments (1)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. In the past Week 41 we saw a lot of rumors regarding the launch of upcoming products. Apple unveiled its October 16 event, at which the company is...


HTC One M8 gets Eye Experience with Android 4.4.4 KitKat

HTC One M8 gets Eye Experience with Android 4.4.4 KitKat

10 October, 2014 | comments (62)

Just two days after announcing the Eye Experience software, which ships with the new HTC Desire Eye, the company has also launched an update for the HTC One (M8) to bring it up to speed. The Eye Experience is coming to the One (M8) alongside Android...

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Three gets UK exclusivity for HTC Desire Eye

Three gets UK exclusivity for HTC Desire Eye

09 October, 2014 | comments (16)

Three has announced it will be the only UK carrier to offer the newly announced HTC Desire Eye once it becomes available. The smartphone with front and rear 13MP cameras with dual-LED flash units went official last night in New York, and Three was...

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HTC Desire Eye has 13MP selfie camera, S801 chipset

HTC Desire Eye has 13MP selfie camera, S801 chipset

08 October, 2014 | comments (89)

There was a lot of speculation what the Eye will be, well it turns out it's the new Desire flagship. The HTC Desire Eye can be seen as an upgrade over the HTC One (E8) as it takes the 13MP camera with dual-LED flash from the back and brings it...

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Watch the HTC Double Exposure event live here

Watch the HTC Double Exposure event live here

08 October, 2014 | comments (19)

October 8 has come and HTC is having its promised press event in New York. The company is anticipated to announce at least two new products - a selfie-centric smartphone and its debut action camera. The smartphone is believed to be the HTC...

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HTC Desire 612 outed by Verizon, available on October 9

HTC Desire 612 outed by Verizon, available on October 9

07 October, 2014 | comments (10)

AT&T is already selling the HTC Desire 610, and now Verizon wants in on that game. The carrier nicknamed 'Big Red' has taken to asking HTC for a slight redesign, however, and with that comes a new name too. Verizon will be offering the HTC Desire...

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HTC USA outs a teaser for its event on October 8

HTC USA outs a teaser for its event on October 8

06 October, 2014 | comments (14)

HTC USA released a teaser for its upcoming event in New York City on October 8. The tweet brings the following message: “Don’t adjust your screen. Just focus on the date.” Don’t adjust your screen. Just focus on the date. #HTCLive...

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