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HTC France: No Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or Sense 5 for One S

HTC France: No Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or Sense 5 for One S

02 July, 2013 | comments (95)

Bad news, HTC One S users. Despite HTC never mentioning anything about it after the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, it's now official the smartphone will stuck on this version of the OS forever. Unfortunately, HTC is breaking its promise of...

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Android 4.2.2 OTA update hits the HTC One in Taiwan

Android 4.2.2 OTA update hits the HTC One in Taiwan

02 July, 2013 | comments (46)

It arrived a bit later than initially promised, but the Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update for the international HTC One has finally been launched over-the-air travel to happy owners in Taiwan. The update is quite beefy, at 465 MB, and updates...

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Android 4.2 update rolling out for HTC One Dual Sim

Android 4.2 update rolling out for HTC One Dual Sim

01 July, 2013 | comments (33)

HTC created a special Dual Sim version of its HTC One flagship, which is limited to several markets like India, China and Russia. Strangely enough this is also the first One variant to receive Android 4.2.2 (not counting the Nexus Edition), the...

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Official HTC Tiara photo leaks ahead of announcement

Official HTC Tiara photo leaks ahead of announcement

11 June, 2013 | comments (37)

The official image of the upcoming Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the HTC Tiara has leaked. The design of the HTC Tiara is quite similar to the HTC One SV and the specifications of the device lies between that of HTC Windows Phone 8S and the HTC...


HTC One to get Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update in 2-3 weeks

HTC One to get Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update in 2-3 weeks

18 May, 2013 | comments (71)

The HTC One, the Taiwanese flagship smartphone was launched back in March with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on board, and it looks like the company might soon roll out the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean update for the smartphone as well. According to a...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 mini user agent profile confirms qHD screen

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini user agent profile confirms qHD screen

18 April, 2013 | comments (35)

The Samsung Galaxy S4 mini has been tentatively confirmed by two official sources – Samsung SVP Lee Keon Hyok and Samsung’s support page. We can add one more to the list, the User Agent profile. The profile confirms the qHD (540 x 960 pixels)...


HTC One supply bottlenecks clear, revenue expected to bounce back

HTC One supply bottlenecks clear, revenue expected to bounce back

15 April, 2013 | comments (42)

The HTC has been plagued by component shortages, which has prevented it from achieving its market potential so far. However, we are finally starting to receive reports that HTC is catching up with the production the ultrapixel camera and the voice...

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HTC One 64GB developer edition priced at $649, ships April 19

HTC One 64GB developer edition priced at $649, ships April 19

05 April, 2013 | comments (26)

Last month HTC announced the developer edition of the HTC One, which was priced at $649. Unlike the standard HTC One sold in the US, the developer edition would come only in 64GB capacity, will be carrier unlocked and will have an unlocked...

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HTC One hits AT&T network on April 19, costs $200

HTC One hits AT&T network on April 19, costs $200

02 April, 2013 | comments (16)

AT&T has just announced the pricing and availability of HTC One high end Android smartphone. The carrier will offer both 32 and 64 GB models on two-year contracts. HTC One pre-orders start on April 4 (a day earlier than expected), while the...

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HTC One scores

HTC One scores "several hundred thousand" preorders in the US

27 March, 2013 | comments (109)

HTC One is getting a very warm reception in the US, as it has already scored several hundred thousand preorders from customers eager to get their hands on it. The milestone was confirmed by Jason Mackenzie, HTC's president of global sales and...

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HTC One software update improves camera performance

HTC One software update improves camera performance

26 March, 2013 | comments (120)

Back when we reviewed the HTC One, we were quite pleased with the low-light performance of the camera. However, the daylight performance wasn't quite as good, thanks to the excessive noise in the images. The issue, of course, was not with the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Sense 5 coming to One X, One X+, One S and Butterfly

HTC Sense 5 coming to One X, One X+, One S and Butterfly

28 February, 2013 | comments (88)

Wondering if your HTC One X, One X+, One S or the Butterfly will be getting the new Sense 5 from the HTC One? Well, you don't have to anymore, as HTC has revealed that it does plan to do so. Replaying to query on Facebook, HTC clarified that...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Tiara gets tipped with Windows Phone 8 GDR2

HTC Tiara gets tipped with Windows Phone 8 GDR2

26 February, 2013 | comments (29)

According to a fresh leak, HTC plans to expand its Windows Phone 8 lineup with a new handset, which is bound to sit between the Windows Phone 8X and the Windows Phone 8S when it comes into being. Dubbed internally as HTC Tiara, the smartphone will...


HTC One vs. iPhone 5 camera shootout surfaces, we compare

HTC One vs. iPhone 5 camera shootout surfaces, we compare

23 February, 2013 | comments (189)

Introduction HTC made a big splash the other day with the announcement of its next flagship, HTC One. Besides the general upgrades in almost all departments, it also presented us with a new type of camera. First of all, it's part of an elite club...


HTC One goes official with 4.7

HTC One goes official with 4.7" 1080p screen, quad-core CPU

19 February, 2013 | comments (288)

Just as we expected, the HTC events turned out to be about the company's new flagship - the HTC One. HTC One features a 4.7-inch Super LCD 3 display of 1080p resolution (that's 469ppi). It should be able to match the image quality of the...

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HTC One cash-back program offers $100 for trade-in sales

HTC One cash-back program offers $100 for trade-in sales

19 February, 2013 | comments (17)

HTC just launched its flagship and to help with the market push the company has announced its new cash-back program. The promotion offers you $100 for trading your current smartphone for a new HTC One. The latest HTC flagship packs a chipset...

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HTC posts more teasers of its One smartphone

HTC posts more teasers of its One smartphone

18 February, 2013 | comments (36)

HTC has felt that teasing its upcoming One smartphone in a quick video just wasn't enough and has decided to release some additional photos. The photos in question hint at the phone's features such as the phone's mouthwatering ultrapixel...

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Photos of midrange HTC 603e surface in China

Photos of midrange HTC 603e surface in China

07 February, 2013 | comments (17)

The leaked HTC 603е images come from the Chinese telecommunication equipment certification authority so these are quite real. What's not clear however is whether the smartphone is a completely new, unannounced model, or just a version of the...


Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean is now available for HTC One S

Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean is now available for HTC One S

26 December, 2012 | comments (135)

HTC One S owners around the world have a good reason to smile today. Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean is now seeding to the Taiwanese company's likable mid-ranger. The OS update is currently available for the international version of the smartphone....

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HTC One SV comes to Europe, UK and Germany first

HTC One SV comes to Europe, UK and Germany first

11 December, 2012 | comments (28)

HTC announced the Android 4.0-running One SV last month and now we learn the smartphone will be making its way to Europe. The first countries to get the device are the UK and Germany and it will even have 4G LTE on select carriers like EE in...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI, LTE