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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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HTC EVO Design 4G press shot leaks to complete the puzzle

HTC EVO Design 4G press shot leaks to complete the puzzle

27 September, 2011 | comments (15)

The first press shot of the Sprint-bound HTC EVO Design 4G leaked today, completely revealing the mystery around the smartphone before launch. The specs of the high-end Android handset leaked a while ago and now we also know what it looks...


HTC Sensation to get a CPU speed bump to 1.5 GHz, says FCC

HTC Sensation to get a CPU speed bump to 1.5 GHz, says FCC

27 September, 2011 | comments (27)

We have some good news for those in the US that plan on purchasing an HTC Sensation 4G. The manufacturer of the Android smartphone just got its request to make hardware changes to the Sensation approved by the HTC. The request involves pushing up...

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Samsung Galaxy S II and HTC Amaze 4G go official for T-Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S II and HTC Amaze 4G go official for T-Mobile

26 September, 2011 | comments (55)

T-Mobile announced its first two smartphones, capable of reaching 42Mbps today - the Samsung Galaxy S II and the HTC Amaze 4G. Both smartphones pack the latest and greatest features, which an Android device can possibly pack, including dual-core...


Press shots for HTC Amaze 4G (Ruby) for T-Mobile USA leak

Press shots for HTC Amaze 4G (Ruby) for T-Mobile USA leak

26 September, 2011 | comments (8)

HTC Ruby related things have leaked again and again. The phone that will most likely launch for T-Mobile USA as the HTC Amaze 4G can now add these two leaked press shots to its portfolio of leaked photos. They show clear T-Mobile branding, which...


UBS study shows 89% of iPhone owners plan to buy Apple again

UBS study shows 89% of iPhone owners plan to buy Apple again

23 September, 2011 | comments (159)

The holiday season is coming and people are starting to think what they can replace their aging phone with. Analysts at UBS did a survey, which revealed interesting stats about retention rates - that is how many people plan to stick with the same...


HTC Ruby press shot leaks, official release just around the corner

HTC Ruby press shot leaks, official release just around the corner

22 September, 2011 | comments (14)

The HTC Ruby has been teasing us for a while now, we've seen spy shot after spy shot whether it be lurking sometimes in the background, sometimes in the foreground, even featuring a little T-Mobile branding here and there, but now it looks like HTC...

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HTC Raider 4G with LTE announced in Korea

HTC Raider 4G with LTE announced in Korea

21 September, 2011 | comments (20)

HTC Raider 4G (or HTC Holiday as it was known previously) has leaked numerous times before, but now we finally got official information about it. The Korean version of the LTE-packing smartphone was just unveiled. HTC Raider 4G packs a 4.5-inch...

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O2 UK to get the HTC Rhyme on October 17

O2 UK to get the HTC Rhyme on October 17

21 September, 2011 | comments (12)

O2 UK has posted a tweet announcing it is going to offer the freshly announced HTC Rhyme starting from October 17 on a contract. O2 also says it will be the only UK carrier to do that. No pricing and plans has been revealed...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI, O2


The ladies phone - HTC Rhyme goes official, to hit Verizon first

The ladies phone - HTC Rhyme goes official, to hit Verizon first

20 September, 2011 | comments (40)

HTC has finally announced Rhyme. It's a mid-range Android handset targeting the female smartphone users out there. The gadget was previously rumored as HTC Bliss and leaked numerous times in pictures, specs, spy shots, etc. Despite the lack of...

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HTC Pico will be called Explorer, first press shot leaks

HTC Pico will be called Explorer, first press shot leaks

20 September, 2011 | comments (28)

We already got a sneak peak of the HTC Pico thanks to a leaked spy shot and detailed specs. Today, we stumbled upon more important information about the upcoming Android smartphone. Reportedly, the HTC Pico is going to be known as HTC...