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GSMArena Labs: Introducing our sunlight legibility test

GSMArena Labs: Introducing our sunlight legibility test

17 April, 2012 | comments (150)

Until now, we've always performed all of our display tests in dark environments in, what's technically, ideal conditions, so that we can measure the full potential of any particular display in the most objective manner possible. And while we believe...

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HTC One V goes on pre-order in the UK

HTC One V goes on pre-order in the UK

13 April, 2012 | comments (21)

We originally encountered a trifecta of devices which turned out to be the new One series at MWC this year. But for those of you who think the X's quad-core is shere overkill and the S's dual-core still demands too high a price tag, the affordable V...

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HTC Golf leaks out in a press image

HTC Golf leaks out in a press image

13 April, 2012 | comments (30)

An entry level device from HTC is coming our way, carrying the code name "Golf". The smartphone is bound to combine Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and HTC's latest Sense 4.0 UI with a low price tag when launched. The HTC Golf will positioned...


Desire S and Desire HD get unofficial Android 4.0 port

Desire S and Desire HD get unofficial Android 4.0 port

10 April, 2012 | comments (24)

xda-developers member 'proxuser' has been busy for the past few weeks working on an Android 4.0 port for the Desire S and the Desire HD. The ROM that he has managed to port over is actually an HTC One V ROM that was leaked a few weeks ago....

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HTC One X, S, V launch in Europe, Asia on Monday

HTC One X, S, V launch in Europe, Asia on Monday

29 March, 2012 | comments (63)

The hotly anticipated HTC One trio is just about to hit the shelves. The HTC One X and One S flagship devices and the HTC One V mid-ranger will be available across Europe and in some parts of Asia starting Monday, April 2. Customers in just about...

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Purple and black colored variants of HTC One V spotted 6 hours ago

Purple and black colored variants of HTC One V spotted 6 hours ago

15 March, 2012 | comments (17)

Those who were thinking of going for the HTC One V but were put off by the boring shade of brown can now heave a sigh of relief because the phone has been spotted in two additional colors. According to the pictures from Blog of Mobile, there...

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A leaked camera sample namedrops HTC Golf droid

A leaked camera sample namedrops HTC Golf droid

12 March, 2012 | comments (9)

A brand new HTC droid was uncovered through an otherwise uninteresting photo sample. The EXIF info on the shot names the device HTC Golf and gives some specs to go along with the name. The specs read like a lower-end version of the HTC One V - a...


O2 UK publish their initial 2012 device lineup

O2 UK publish their initial 2012 device lineup

11 March, 2012 | comments (30)

MWC gave us a lot to look forward to, with a new family of HTC devices alongside the first range of smartphones brandishing the Sony name and now these delights are making their way to carriers across the globe. O2 UK recently updated their...


HTC's One X, One S, and One V get a contract-free price

HTC's One X, One S, and One V get a contract-free price

26 February, 2012 | comments (24)

In case you were wondering how much of your hard earned to set aside for any of the just announced HTC One smartphones, we have some good news for you. The HTC One X, One S, and One V are already available for pre-order on the website of UK retailer...

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Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2012 coverage

26 February, 2012 | comments (108)

The Mobile World Congress 2012 has closed its doors and what a wild ride it was. We saw all sorts of new gadgets and software and we did our best to cover everything interesting in sight. We've written tons of news, blog posts and hands-on...

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HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

HTC officially debuts the One X, One XL, One S, and One V

26 February, 2012 | comments (62)

HTC officially announced their MWC line-up of Android smartphones. Unsurprisingly, the devices unveiled are the flagship One X and One XL, the mid-range One S, and the starter One V. Let's start with the most interesting one. HTC One...


HTC One V and XL could see the spotlight at MWC 2012

HTC One V and XL could see the spotlight at MWC 2012

17 February, 2012 | comments (38)

Sources close to HTC have reportedly informed Pocketlint.com that HTC will be launching a third HTC One device, named V. The One V will be rocking Rhyme-like specs, namely a single-core 1 GHz processor with 1 gig of RAM, a 5 MP snapper with 720p...