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Sony Xperia Z2 pips HTC One (M8) to benchmark crown

Sony Xperia Z2 pips HTC One (M8) to benchmark crown

25 March, 2014 | comments (66)

The Nokia Lumia 1520 was crowned "Best gaming device" at the beginning of the month but yesterday the HTC One (M8) stole that title and an even bigger one – it reached top place on Basemark OS II, which is an overall benchmark. That didn’t last...

Tags: Sony, Android


HTC One 2014 goes on sale before the announcement

HTC One 2014 goes on sale before the announcement

25 March, 2014 | comments (29)

HTC is going to unveil the HTC One 2014 (M8) today in simultaneous events in New York and London. And while Carphone Warehouse in the UK and a couple of carriers in the US have announced they will get the first batch of HTC One 2014 units minutes...

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HTC One 2014 and HTC One (M7) video comparison pops up

HTC One 2014 and HTC One (M7) video comparison pops up

25 March, 2014 | comments (50)

The HTC One (2014) just can't catch a break hours before the company officially pulls its wraps off. Just yesterday, HTC's newest flagship was featured in a lengthy 14-minute hands-on video (now taken off), and today a YouTube tech channel...

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HTC One M8 benchmarks show unparalleled performance

HTC One M8 benchmarks show unparalleled performance

24 March, 2014 | comments (47)

Rightware, the folks behind several popular Android benchmarking tools, have managed to obtain the results of the upcoming All New One a.k.a. M8 flagship from HTC. The unreleased smartphone beats out all of the competition handily in the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


New HTC One gets another extended hands-on video

New HTC One gets another extended hands-on video

24 March, 2014 | comments (51)

The new HTC One has got yet another hands-on video before the phone gets officially launched. This time it is in German but the video is much better quality. The hands-on video gives a good tour of the hardware and all the different buttons...

Tags: HTC, Android


2014 W11 news in review: Find 7, Moto and LG smartwatches

2014 W11 news in review: Find 7, Moto and LG smartwatches

23 March, 2014 | comments (3)

The usual round of HTC One leaks and flagship market availability announcements aside, this week's news saw the anticipated announcement of the Oppo Find 7, one of the first QHD-display-toting smartphones, as well as new smartwatches from LG and...

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Verizon to get HTC One 2014 exclusivity for two weeks

Verizon to get HTC One 2014 exclusivity for two weeks

23 March, 2014 | comments (10)

According to a report by HTCSource citing a "trusted source", Verizon will be exclusively offering the HTC One 2014 (M8) in the US on March 25 - the day HTC makes the phone official. Reportedly, the exclusivity will live on for "a couple of...

Tags: Verizon, HTC, Android


Gold HTC One 2014 to be a Best Buy exclusive in the US

Gold HTC One 2014 to be a Best Buy exclusive in the US

22 March, 2014 | comments (24)

The All New HTC One a.k.a. HTC One 2014 is going to be unveiled on Tuesday, March 25. It will even hit the shelves in selected UK stores just minutes after the official announcement. Some carriers have even started teasing the new One. We...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


AT&T and Verizon tease HTC One 2014 launch

AT&T and Verizon tease HTC One 2014 launch

21 March, 2014 | comments (23)

As March 25 draws near, HTC is preparing for the big event with a live stream of it, but US carriers are also joining in on the teasing. AT&T and Verizon are getting their customers ready for the upcoming announcement of the HTC One 2014, also...

Tags: HTC, Android, AT&T, Verizon


HTC is going to livestream the One 2014 announcement

HTC is going to livestream the One 2014 announcement

21 March, 2014 | comments (20)

HTC is going to stream the official announcement of the All New HTC One a.k.a. HTC One 2014 live to your browser. The smartphone will be unveiled on two parallel events on March 25 in London, UK and New York, USA. HTC One 2014 has leaked numerous...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One 2014 pictured next to iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4 and LG G2

HTC One 2014 pictured next to iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4 and LG G2

19 March, 2014 | comments (70)

It seems like someone was able to get their hands on HTC's upcoming One flagship, and has even managed to shoot it next to some of the current competitor flagships (read. current, not upcoming). These include the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Note 3, Sony...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC should have a 52% profit increase in Q2 2014

HTC should have a 52% profit increase in Q2 2014

19 March, 2014 | comments (42)

It's no secret that HTC hasn't exactly been seeing the best of times recently in terms of revenue, but it looks like that trend will be reversed for Q2 2014. That is, according to reports from the French bank and financial services company,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC One 2014 certified by Tenaa, official specs confirmed

HTC One 2014 certified by Tenaa, official specs confirmed

19 March, 2014 | comments (80)

The HTC One 2014 leaks just can't stop and this time it's an official source that reveals some information – Chinese wireless authority Tenaa. The new flagship has a 5" 1080p screen, measures 146 x 70.5 x 9.5mm and weighs 157g. Those are about...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One 2014 to hit stores minutes after premiere

HTC One 2014 to hit stores minutes after premiere

18 March, 2014 | comments (47)

The All New HTC One, a.k.a. HTC One M8, or as we decided to call it - HTC One 2014 - is going to be announced on March 25 at simultaneous events in London and New York. We already know probably everything there is to know about the upcoming...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One gets a software update in Europe, Wi-Fi bug squashed

HTC One gets a software update in Europe, Wi-Fi bug squashed

18 March, 2014 | comments (19)

HTC updated its European HTC One models to Android 4.4.2 KitKat a month ago and the latest version brought all the improvements from Android 4.4.2 along with the latest Sense 5.5 UI. Along with all the goodies, the firmware also came with a fair...

Tags: HTC, Android


European prices HTC Desire 816 and Desire 610 revealed

European prices HTC Desire 816 and Desire 610 revealed

18 March, 2014 | comments (11)

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...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC New One gets DLNA certification, UI demo on video

HTC New One gets DLNA certification, UI demo on video

17 March, 2014 | comments (16)

Congratulations to HTC One’s successor on receiving its DLNA certification - labeled as HTC New One rather than the All New One, the device was certified by the DLNA organization on February 20. The specifications of the One successor are...

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The unlocked HTC One gets a $100 price cut in the USA

The unlocked HTC One gets a $100 price cut in the USA

13 March, 2014 | comments (10)

HTC has lowered the price of the contract-free and unlocked version of the HTC One in the USA. It now costs $499.99, $100 below the official price of $599.99. The price cut happens two weeks before the announcement of its successor - the All...

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HTC One 2014 leaked again, this time through a case listing

HTC One 2014 leaked again, this time through a case listing

13 March, 2014 | comments (26)

It has become usual for case manufacturer Spigen to release photos of high-end smartphones wearing its cases before their official reveal and the HTC One 2014 is no exception. The photo of the HTC One 2014 that's currently available on the Spigen...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One 2014 forgets it's not official yet, hits eBay

HTC One 2014 forgets it's not official yet, hits eBay

12 March, 2014 | comments (40)

The HTC One 2014 (M8) leaks have been all over the place lately, but didn't suspect they'll go as far as this. Verizon-branded 32GB HTC One 4G LTE has been listed on eBay for sale. Carrying a $499.99 price tag, the eBay listing shows the...

Tags: HTC, Android