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HTC Ville specifications leak, will run Ice Cream Sandwich

HTC Ville specifications leak, will run Ice Cream Sandwich

10 November, 2011 | comments (63)

BGR has received information on HTC's upcoming Android smartphone. The device will be officially announced at next year's Mobile World Congress along with the HTC Edge. The HTC Ville, as is its codename, will be HTC's first phone that will come...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


The quad-core HTC Edge leaks, has monster specs

The quad-core HTC Edge leaks, has monster specs

07 November, 2011 | comments (390)

The first quad-core smartphone has leaked out, folks. We are still fresh off the first benchmarks of the NVIDIA Tegra 3 and, now, we have the HTC Edge, reportedly featuring the same monster CPU, to lust after. Each of the four Tegra 3 cores...


HTC Vivid, Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket now on sale, ICS is a go

HTC Vivid, Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket now on sale, ICS is a go

07 November, 2011 | comments (26)

Last week AT&T announced the HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket for its newly developed high-speed LTE network. And now those LTE beasts are on sale on the carriers website with special online discounts. There's another good piece of...


HTC reveals list of handsets that will get Ice Cream Sandwich

HTC reveals list of handsets that will get Ice Cream Sandwich

07 November, 2011 | comments (144)

The last time HTC commented on the Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade situation they left everyone in doubt as to how they will go about doing it, if at all. However, the latest bit of information from the company makes things a lot clear. As we had...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


IDC Q3 report is out, Samsung overtakes Apple in smartphones

IDC Q3 report is out, Samsung overtakes Apple in smartphones

04 November, 2011 | comments (273)

It wasn't actually a secret that Samsung has surpassed Apple in smartphone shipments for Q3 2011, but now the research firm IDC has confirmed just that. Samsung is now the smartphone king, putting Apple in second place, and Nokia in...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Nokia, HTC


HTC Rezound with Beats Audio announced, live shots inside

HTC Rezound with Beats Audio announced, live shots inside

03 November, 2011 | comments (73)

HTC officially unveiled the HTC Rezound at a dedicated event it held in New York today. Leaked numerous times before, the HTC Rezound with Beats Audio is the company's new Android flagship. The Verizon-exclusive smartphone will be the first US droid...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Rezound first press shots surface, we get ready for tonight

HTC Rezound first press shots surface, we get ready for tonight

03 November, 2011 | comments (16)

HTC Rezound has now leaked a couple of times but never did we get to see it under official studio lights. Now though, thanks to Pocketnow.com, we can see the Rezound much clearer than before. What we know so far is not much, really. The HTC...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Sensation XL starts selling in the UK, 486 can make it yours

HTC Sensation XL starts selling in the UK, 486 can make it yours

01 November, 2011 | comments (27)

We just got news that the HTC Sensation XL has started selling in the UK. The Beats audio-packing droid is already available SIM-free, as well as on a contract if you don't mind committing your future to Three. Off contract the 4.7" HTC Sensation...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC becomes the largest smartphone vendor in the US

HTC becomes the largest smartphone vendor in the US

01 November, 2011 | comments (55)

According to the Q3, 2011 report by Canalys, HTC is now the leading smartphone vendor in the US, taking into account the shipments. HTC shipped about 5.7 million devices under its own brand and about 70,000 devices under the T-Mobile brand. The...

Tags: HTC, Samsung, Apple


HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket with LTE to hit AT&T

HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket with LTE to hit AT&T

31 October, 2011 | comments (27)

AT&T announced today the HTC Vivid and Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket, both with LTE enabled to mark the newly-founded LTE network of the carrier. Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket The Galaxy S II Skyrocket is like the Galaxy S II but with a...


HTC sales and profits kept rising in Q3, financial report shows

HTC sales and profits kept rising in Q3, financial report shows

31 October, 2011 | comments (18)

HTC has been doing pretty great in Q3, judging by the company's financial report. The company's sales volumes and profits kept climbing and the Taiwanese were easily able to meet their Q3 targets. HTC shipped 13.2 million devices over the three...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Verizon ad leaks HTC Rezound ahead of official announcement

Verizon ad leaks HTC Rezound ahead of official announcement

31 October, 2011 | comments (8)

HTC's upcoming flagship device - the Rezound - has leaked a couple of times before but this is the first 'official leak'. Ads just went up in Verizon stores showing off the yet to be announced HTC Rezound along with other 4G LTE devices on...


HTC Rezound poses in new images, this time with a case on

HTC Rezound poses in new images, this time with a case on

20 October, 2011 | comments (29)

Formerly known as HTC Vigor, the HTC Rezound has leaked in press shots along with specs sheet before. Today, we get to see it with its screen on, and sporting some additional gear. A website specialized in selling cases for smartphones has leaked a...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC releases official statement regarding Ice Cream Sandwich

HTC releases official statement regarding Ice Cream Sandwich

20 October, 2011 | comments (103)

Following the launch of Google's Galaxy Nexus and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, HTC released an official statement regarding the latter. The statement talks about HTC reviewing Ice Cream Sandwich features and functionality to determine their...

Tags: HTC, Android, TouchUI


Beats-packing HTC Sensation XL announced, has a 4.7-inch SLCD

Beats-packing HTC Sensation XL announced, has a 4.7-inch SLCD

06 October, 2011 | comments (46)

Today HTC announces the latest member of its Android smartphone lineup called Sensation XL. The droid is the second HTC device to feature the Beats audio enhancements and a special pair of Beats headphones in its retail package. On the inside,...

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HTC Sensation XE is now on offer in the UK

HTC Sensation XE is now on offer in the UK

04 October, 2011 | comments (20)

The HTC Sensation XE has finally hit UK retailers. Clove UK offers you the handset for 492 including VAT, while the deal from Smartphone Centre will cost you 479.95 with VAT and delivery included. If you fancy a plan to go with the Sensation XE...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Major security issue discovered in latest HTC Android devices

Major security issue discovered in latest HTC Android devices

03 October, 2011 | comments (48)

A major security vulnerability has been discovered in recent HTC Android phones that would make the recent location tracking issue in iOS seem trivial in comparison. Discovered by the people at Android Police along with Trevor Eckhart, this...

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HTC Desire S gets Gingerbread 2.3.5 and Sense 3.0

HTC Desire S gets Gingerbread 2.3.5 and Sense 3.0

02 October, 2011 | comments (281)

We first met the HTC Desire S at MWC in Barcelona, back in February earlier this year. As the natural successor to the HTC Desire. We saw performance improvements in terms of a better GPU, bigger amounts of RAM and ROM, and faster connectivity, but...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC VP of Marketing talks WP, Android,  Beats and more

HTC VP of Marketing talks WP, Android, Beats and more

29 September, 2011 | comments (18)

We got a chance to interview the HTC EMEA Vice President of Marketing Stefan Streit, who was kind enough to answer all our questions about the company's Beats technology and on their plans about Windows Phone, Android and whatnot. On...


HTC Explorer Announced: Affordable Android for all

HTC Explorer Announced: Affordable Android for all

29 September, 2011 | comments (20)

We've caught site of the HTC Explorer (formally the Pico) a couple of times previously, with both blurry cam and press shots in tow. Now however, it's time for the Explorer to strut its stuff officially. Today HTC announced the HTC Explorer as...

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