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HTC to update One M8 and M7 to Lollipop within 90 days

HTC to update One M8 and M7 to Lollipop within 90 days

04 November, 2014 | comments (39)

HTC has announced that it will be updating the HTC One M8 and M7 to Android 5.0 Lollipop within 90 days from now. The company claims to have received the source code from Google and is working on the update. It's rather odd that HTC is...

Tags: HTC, Android


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...

Tags: AT&T, Android, HTC


AT&T launches HTC One (M8) for Windows, Lumia 830 this week

AT&T launches HTC One (M8) for Windows, Lumia 830 this week

03 November, 2014 | comments (6)

AT&T has the biggest market share of Windows Phone handsets in the US and this Friday it will add two hot new devices to its roster. The two new devices are the HTC One (M8) for Windows, the only all-metal WP8 phone so far, and the Nokia Lumia 830,...


HTC ends Q3 on a $19 million profit, hopes for the best in Q4

HTC ends Q3 on a $19 million profit, hopes for the best in Q4

31 October, 2014 | comments (33)

Just like its unaudited report suggested earlier this month, HTC continues its winning streak in Q3. HTC's financial report for the Q3 2014 states the company made a profit of $19 million (NT$0.6 billion). Revenue for the period is $1.38 billion...

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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...

Tags: Android, Google, HTC


HTC Sense 7 screenshots leak with Material Design in tow

HTC Sense 7 screenshots leak with Material Design in tow

27 October, 2014 | comments (36)

Now that Android 5.0 Lollipop is on the verge of being released by Google, device makers are understandably working on tweaking their own UI overlays to better fit the latest iteration of the mobile OS. We've already seen what the Lollipop update...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC One Mini 2 gets a pink version in the UK

HTC One Mini 2 gets a pink version in the UK

23 October, 2014 | comments (3)

If you're interested in the HTC One Mini 2, but so far haven't found its color variations appealing, then this is for you. Aside from the grey and gold hues which have been available for quite a while, over in the UK Carphone Warehouse has...

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LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

23 October, 2014 | comments (18)

The LG Liger (F490L) made a bold appearance before its official announcement – complete with specs, hands-on photos and even benchmarks and chipset info. The phone will join the LG G3 family with similar looks but a bigger display (5.9") and LG's...

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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 (22)

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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Latest Oppo N3 teaser confirms fingerprint scanner

Latest Oppo N3 teaser confirms fingerprint scanner

21 October, 2014 | comments (10)

Oppo keeps its N3 teaser campaign going and the latest image it has shared once again is once again about the rotating camera of its upcoming phablet. And while the precision optics are clearly the focal point, the most interesting bit is a bit...

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Here are the droids confirmed to get 5.0 Lollipop so far

Here are the droids confirmed to get 5.0 Lollipop so far

19 October, 2014 | comments (201)

Google officially announced Android 5.0 Lollipop recently, and while that is great news and all, unless you are among the minority that is on Nexus or Google Play edition devices, what you are really looking for is when the OEMs, or the OEM of your...


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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Tegra K1 (Denver) and Nexus 9 benchmarked

Tegra K1 (Denver) and Nexus 9 benchmarked

16 October, 2014 | comments (49)

The Tegra K1 comes in two versions – 32-bit and 64-bit – but they are more different than NVIDIA's naming scheme suggest. The one we've tested in the Xiaomi MiPad and that powers the NVIDIA Shield tablet is based on four Cortex-A15 cores. The...

Tags: HTC, NVIDIA, Android, Misc


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 (70)

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...


Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition pops up yet again

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play Edition pops up yet again

15 October, 2014 | comments (31)

Samsung Galaxy S5 Google Play made another cameo. This time around, the yet to be revealed smartphone appeared on the official Android page, which was updated to mark the launch of version 5.0 Lollipop. Samsung’s flagship smartphone with...

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Motorola Droid Turbo flexes Snapdragon 805 muscle

Motorola Droid Turbo flexes Snapdragon 805 muscle

14 October, 2014 | comments (30)

The Motorola Droid Turbo passed through another benchmark and this time left scores. The Droid Turbo is powered by a Snapdragon 805 chipset – four Krait 450 cores at 2.65GHz, 3GB RAM and Adreno 420 GPU. The phone runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat and has a...

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Oppo N3 camera detailed: 16MP 1/2.3-inch sensor

Oppo N3 camera detailed: 16MP 1/2.3-inch sensor

14 October, 2014 | comments (13)

The Oppo N3 details keep trickling and the latest piece of news comes from the company's CEO himself. In a Weibo post, Tony Chen says the 16MP sensor of the N3 will have the ample 1/2.3" size, which will result in higher quality images. He...

Tags: Oppo, Android


HTC One (E8 Eye) leaks via import documents

HTC One (E8 Eye) leaks via import documents

12 October, 2014 | comments (17)

HTC unveiled the first member of its new Eye family this week, but it was very quickly to add a second with the One (M8 Eye) joining the Desire Eye. Now we learn that a third Eye smartphone is on the way as import documents from India have listed...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


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 EYE) quietly goes on sale in China

HTC One (M8 EYE) quietly goes on sale in China

10 October, 2014 | comments (27)

HTC has quietly launched an updated version of the new HTC One. Called the HTC One (M8 EYE), the new model features just one change, but it also happens to be the one that everybody was asking for. HTC has swapped the 4 UltraPixel camera from the...

Tags: HTC, Android