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HTC Desire 610 goes on pre-order in UK for £235

HTC Desire 610 goes on pre-order in UK for £235

18 April, 2014 | comments (26)

HTC Desire 610 was unveiled alongside Desire 816 at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Back at this press conference, the Taiwan manufacturer did mention that the Desire 610 would be available across Europe in May, but there was no word...

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HTC Desire 316 appears on company's Chinese website

HTC Desire 316 appears on company's Chinese website

31 March, 2014 | comments (21)

HTC’s latest mid-range offering, the Desire 316, has popped up on HTCs Chinese website. The Taiwanese manufacturer’s Desire series has been doing well in Asian markets, so don’t be surprised if the Desire 316 is available only in the...

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Octa-core HTC Desire 616 leaks in cool red

Octa-core HTC Desire 616 leaks in cool red

26 March, 2014 | comments (13)

Remember HTC's octa-core that revealed itself in the AnTuTu benchmark database? It's called the HTC Desire 616 and today we can take a first look at its photos published by the Chinese TENAA. It has approved the device to hit the market, which...

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50,000 HTC Desire 816 phablets sold out in 10 minutes

50,000 HTC Desire 816 phablets sold out in 10 minutes

19 March, 2014 | comments (43)

The HTC Desire 816 phablet has been warmly received in China where over a million people registered their interest to buy one. Those registrations are slowly turning into actual sales - slowly, because there were only 50,000 units available and they...

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European prices HTC Desire 816 and Desire 610 revealed

European prices HTC Desire 816 and Desire 610 revealed

18 March, 2014 | comments (12)

HTC unveiled a duo of mid-rangers at the MWC - the Desire 816 set for an April launch and the Desire 610 for May. The Desire 816 has been well-received in China where it costs just $310, but the price in Europe seems to be steeper. Amazon...

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HTC Desire 816 tops 1M pre-registrations in China

HTC Desire 816 tops 1M pre-registrations in China

17 March, 2014 | comments (20)

The HTC Desire 816 is enjoying some healthy interest over in China.We previously reported that HTC shares rose amid 450 thousand pre-orders of the handset in China and now the number surpasses 1 million pre-orders. However these, at the...

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HTC shares go up amid strong Desire 816 pre-orders

HTC shares go up amid strong Desire 816 pre-orders

11 March, 2014 | comments (36)

The newly-announced HTC Desire 816 has went on pre-order in China and it appears interest is pretty high. So high, in fact that it sent HTC's shares have up by 3.91%. The device saw around 450 thousand orders in the first three days of the...

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HTC Desire 310 launching April 10 at €160

HTC Desire 310 launching April 10 at €160

06 March, 2014 | comments (19)

HTC unveiled the Desire 310 earlier this year – an affordable dual-SIM phone. Exact price and launch date weren’t known until now but HTC filled in the blanks – the Desire 310 will cost €160 and launch on April 10. The phone is an alternative...

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HTC Desire 816 will reportedly cost below $300 in China

HTC Desire 816 will reportedly cost below $300 in China

27 February, 2014 | comments (44)

According to a report in Chinese online media, the freshly announced HTC Desire 816 will cost below $300 when launched. Allegedly, the phablet will be priced at ¥1799 (about $294) when it goes on sale in China in the near future. Should...

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MWC 2014 wrap-up: the best of the biggest mobile event this year

MWC 2014 wrap-up: the best of the biggest mobile event this year

27 February, 2014 | comments (26)

We're on our way out of the MWC grounds. The biggest mobile tech event of the first half of teh year is over. While last year we left slightly disappointed, this year was full of excitement with several flagship launches, several new tablets and...

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HTC unleashes Desire 816 and Desire 610 in the mid-range

HTC unleashes Desire 816 and Desire 610 in the mid-range

24 February, 2014 | comments (49)

HTC’s press event at the MWC pulled the curtain on two new midrange smartphones named Desire 816 and Desire 610. The Desire 816 will be taking charge of the company’s updated midrange lineup, with the latter serving as the more compact...

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Mobile World Congress 2014 Coverage

Mobile World Congress 2014 Coverage

23-27 February, 2014 | comments (70)

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MWC 2014: Here is what's going to happen

MWC 2014: Here is what's going to happen

21 February, 2014 | comments (60)

We're days away from the Mobile World Congress (the action starts this Sunday) and things are moving fast – phones are getting announced early, while a barrage of leaks targets the ones still under the veil. Since all that fast flowing info can...

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HTC releases more Desire 8 photos ahead of announcement

HTC releases more Desire 8 photos ahead of announcement

20 February, 2014 | comments (20)

HTC Desire 8 has already been teased once on HTC's Weibo account. The first teaser picture confirmed the looks and the announcement day of the Desire 8. HTC has felt like doing some more teasing today posing even more photos of its upcoming...

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HTC Desire 8 (A5) will have a 720p screen

HTC Desire 8 (A5) will have a 720p screen

20 February, 2014 | comments (14)

While the HTC One successor won't be coming to the MWC (it's getting a separate event instead) there's a good chance we'll see the Desire 8 at the show. There have been a number of leaks, including official-looking images but some details were still...

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HTC post on Sina Weibo confirms Desire 8

HTC post on Sina Weibo confirms Desire 8

17 February, 2014 | comments (8)

The HTC Desire 8 may have just been confirmed by the company on its Sina Weibo account. The post includes an image of the Desire 8 and text in Chinese that (if Google translate is to be believed) decries the lack of marketing budget. A second...

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2014 week 7 in review: the news that you might have missed

2014 week 7 in review: the news that you might have missed

16 February, 2014 | comments (8)

We're 8 days away from the next Mobile World Congress and as you can imagine, this week's news was overwhelmed with leaks. Still, there were a couple of high-profile launches for products that just couldn’t wait any more. The first of those...

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Mid-range HTC Desire 8 press photo and specs leak

Mid-range HTC Desire 8 press photo and specs leak

12 February, 2014 | comments (24)

The first official photo of the as of yet unofficial HTC Desire 8 leaked courtesy of Chinese website MyDrivers. Some of the phone's specs also surfaced hinting the upper mid-range nature of the device. The HTC Desire 8 is rumored to feature...

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HTC unveils Desire 310 with MediaTek chipset

HTC unveils Desire 310 with MediaTek chipset

30 January, 2014 | comments (36)

HTC Desire 310 was spotted on the company's European website, before the listing was pulled down. The successor of the Desire 300 will be the first smartphone from the Taiwanese manufacturer to feature a quad-core MediaTek processor. HTC's...

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Colorful octa-core HTC Desire surfaces

Colorful octa-core HTC Desire surfaces

26 January, 2014 | comments (43)

According to the latest reports coming from China, HTC is preparing a mid-range Desire smartphone based on the latest MediaTek platform (with true octa-core Cortex-A7 CPU). The device somewhat reminds of the iPhone 5C because of its bright...

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