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HTC One (M8) gets GPS fixing update in Europe

HTC One (M8) gets GPS fixing update in Europe

17 August, 2014 | comments (6)

The HTC One (M8) has started receiving a small (and minor) software update in Europe. The update is currently in the process of rolling out over-the-air, so your phone should notify you once it's available for it to download and install - which...


Moto X+1 front panel photographed out and about

Moto X+1 front panel photographed out and about

16 August, 2014 | comments (28)

The Moto X+1 is starting to leak a lot, now that we're getting ever closer to its September 4 unveiling date. Most recently, the next Motorola flagship smartphone had most of its specs confirmed by a benchmark. And now its purported front panel...


More press shots of HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 leak

More press shots of HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 leak

16 August, 2014 | comments (29)

More press images of the yet to be revealed HTC One (M8) with Windows Phone 8.1 on board made the rounds online. The high-end device is expected to debut in a dew days, on August 19 in New York City. The latest batch of leaked photos...

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HTC One (E8) is headed to Sprint in the United States

HTC One (E8) is headed to Sprint in the United States

15 August, 2014 | comments (7)

HTC One (E8) is headed to Sprint Wireless in the United States. A promo video of the smartphone appeared on the wireless carrier’s official YouTube channel. The appearance of the polycarbonate handset in the United States is quite a...

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HTC One (M8) gets a Phunk design limited edition

HTC One (M8) gets a Phunk design limited edition

14 August, 2014 | comments (12)

The HTC One (M8) has received a new limited edition today. This model, created in partnership with Singapore's Phunk design studio, comes with a radical look on its back, as you can see below. Only 64 of these smartphones will be made, so...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One (M8) bootloader rumored to support WP and vice versa

HTC One (M8) bootloader rumored to support WP and vice versa

14 August, 2014 | comments (16)

HTC is gearing up to announce the Windows Phone version of the One M8, but before that we're treated to an interesting rumor. The bootloader of the HTC W8, as its purportedly called, supports the Windows Phone and Android versions of the...


Samsung Galaxy Alpha benchmarked

Samsung Galaxy Alpha benchmarked

12 August, 2014 | comments (32)

Samsung is expanding its flagship lineup with the newly official Samsung Galaxy Alpha and the rumored Galaxy S5 LTE-A version. Both are powered by the Exynos 5 Octa 5430 chipset, the one rumored to be at the heart of the Galaxy Note 4 too. The S5...


Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

Motorola Shamu (possible Nexus 6) gets benchmarked

12 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Last month we heard a rumor about Motorola making the next Nexus smartphone, and it bearing the codename Shamu. Now this exact device has apparently been benchmarked using GFXBench, and the results it achieved may give us an indication about some...

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New Samsung Galaxy Alpha photos leak, benchmark score too

New Samsung Galaxy Alpha photos leak, benchmark score too

12 August, 2014 | comments (67)

Nearing its possible August 13 unveiling the Samsung Galaxy Alpha has leaked in a new series of photos. There's new information along with the photos that the device will make an appearance earlier than expected on the IFA fair in Berlin and make it...


HTC One Max rumored to have Snapdragon 805 chip

HTC One Max rumored to have Snapdragon 805 chip

11 August, 2014 | comments (44)

HTC's rumored phablet, the HTC One (M8) Max, is reported to have an impressive Snapdragon 805 chipset under the hood. The phone has also gone under the code name, the HTC One Prime, but new reports indicate that the handsets are one in the...

Tags: HTC, Rumors, Android


Alleged specs of HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 make the rounds

Alleged specs of HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 make the rounds

10 August, 2014 | comments (50)

Alleged full specs of the upcoming HTC One (M8) with Windows Phone 8.1 made the rounds online. The high-end smartphone will debut on August 19 in New York City as HTC One (M8) for Windows. As it turns out, the HTC One (M8) for Windows will...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 shows up in the Netherlands

HTC One (M8) with WP 8.1 shows up in the Netherlands

06 August, 2014 | comments (30)

The HTC One (M8) with Windows Phone 8.1 made yet another unscheduled appearance. After getting caught in a press image last week, the yet to be announced handset quietly showed up on the website of a Dutch wireless carrier, thus suggesting that the...


Google Play store drops GPE smartphones for Android Wear

Google Play store drops GPE smartphones for Android Wear

06 August, 2014 | comments (9)

The Google Play Edition smartphones are out of the Play Store and in their place Google has the Nexus 5, 7 and 10 as well as LG's G Watch and Samsung's Gear Live - both running Android Wear OS. It seems Google is done with the HTC One, Samsung...

Tags: Google, Android


Infamous Twitter leaker  @evleaks ceases operation

Infamous Twitter leaker @evleaks ceases operation

03 August, 2014 | comments (50)

He was the one who first shared to the world, among other things, that Nokia is working on an Android phone, and it was he who showed us the first images of the Sony Xperia Tablet Z2. He gave us the first image of the HTC One (M8) and was first to...

Tags: Misc


Press image of HTC One M8 with Windows Phone 8.1 leaks out

Press image of HTC One M8 with Windows Phone 8.1 leaks out

01 August, 2014 | comments (80)

The much talked about HTC One (M8) with Windows Phone 8.1 leaked out in a full press image. The latter was caught on the servers of Verizon Wireless – right in line with a past report. The leaked press image reveals the front of the...


Blue HTC One (M8) to be exclusive to Three Ireland

Blue HTC One (M8) to be exclusive to Three Ireland

01 August, 2014 | comments (2)

Last week the HTC One (M8) went on sale in the UK in two new hues - red and pink. That said, there's another color version of the handset that's been leaked quite a few times so far but hasn't managed to make it to store shelves just yet: blue. A...

Tags: Android, HTC


HTC upcoming One (M8) Windows Phone has European LTE bands

HTC upcoming One (M8) Windows Phone has European LTE bands

01 August, 2014 | comments (25)

Yesterday, HTC sent out invites for its August 19 press event, where the company is anticipated to announce a Windows Phone running HTC One (M8). The phone is rumored to launch on Verizon hinting at the phone's CDMA version. Fortunately, it is...


KDDI launches the new HTC J Butterfly in Japan

KDDI launches the new HTC J Butterfly in Japan

31 July, 2014 | comments (26)

Japanese carrier KDDI has announced a new version of the HTC J Butterfly. This one is based on the HTC One M8 sold elsewhere in the world but with a few changes. First of all, the phone is waterproof, as practically all phones in Japan tend...

Tags: HTC, KDDI, Android


HTC press event on August 19, expect One M8 with WP

HTC press event on August 19, expect One M8 with WP

30 July, 2014 | comments (35)

HTC just sent out press invites for an event in New York on August 19. Then, the company is anticipated to announce a Windows Phone based on the HTC One (M8). In fact, we are no strangers to the concept, as multiple rumors and evidence have...


Android 4.4.3 is now seeding to HTC One (M8) devices in Europe

Android 4.4.3 is now seeding to HTC One (M8) devices in Europe

28 July, 2014 | comments (64)

Android 4.4.3 KitKat is now seeding to unlocked HTC One (M8) smartphones across Europe. The firmware update brings the device’s software version to 2.22.401.4 and comes in at the substantial 613MB in size. Android 4.4.3 brings a host of...

Tags: HTC, Android