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HTC Sensation XL ICS update is now seeding

HTC Sensation XL ICS update is now seeding

28 May, 2012 | comments (107)

We have some good news for those of you sporting the imposing looking HTC Sensation XL droid. The smartphone's Android ICS update has begun seeding. As you can notice in the photos and screenshots above, sent to us by a user...

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HTC One XL will land on German LTE networks next month

HTC One XL will land on German LTE networks next month

23 May, 2012 | comments (10)

In case you live in Germany and have a knack for high mobile network speeds, we have some good news for you. The LTE sporting HTC One XL is bound to make a landing on a trio of local carriers, which include Vodafone, O2 and Deutsche Telecom. As...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC releases its Android 4.0 update roadmap

HTC releases its Android 4.0 update roadmap

23 May, 2012 | comments (117)

HTC has released a list of phones that they will be updating to Android 4.0 this year. Along with the names of the phones, they also mention the time period during which you can expect the update to arrive for the respective handsets. From the...

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Verizon to provide global GSM roaming on certain handsets

Verizon to provide global GSM roaming on certain handsets

22 May, 2012 | comments (7)

Verizon has announced that it will be enabling global GSM roaming on some of its devices. The first phones to get this update include the Motorola DROID 4, DROID RAZR, DROID RAXR MAXX and the HTC Rezound. Verizon will be pushing a software...


Certain HTC products pass US customs

Certain HTC products pass US customs

21 May, 2012 | comments (20)

HTC has announced that some of its detained models are now passing the US custom review process and will reaching the carriers shortly. Exactly which models have passed is unknown but HTC is working closely with the US customs to ensure the issue...

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ICS-powered HTC Desire C up for pre-order in the UK

ICS-powered HTC Desire C up for pre-order in the UK

17 May, 2012 | comments (31)

The HTC Desire C, which was officially announced on Tuesday, is now up for pre-order on the UK retailer Clove's website. The Desire C is one of the first entry-level smartphones to feature the latest version of Android 4.0, and has some...

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One X for US running different ROM to avoid Apple's patents

One X for US running different ROM to avoid Apple's patents

17 May, 2012 | comments (57)

Yesterday, we reported that the AT&T version of the HTC One X and the EVO 4G LTE are being detained by the US customs as per the court order by ITC for violating one of Apple's patents. Now as it turns out, these particular phones aren't using...

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Specs for HTC Ville C leak, a cheaper One S with Sense 4.5

Specs for HTC Ville C leak, a cheaper One S with Sense 4.5

16 May, 2012 | comments (29)

The rumor mill can no longer gossip about the HTC Desire C after it went official yesterday, but the HTC Ville C has come to fill its place. Ville, if you recall, was the codename for the HTC One S and according to the rumors, the Ville C is a...


HTC flagships' US shipments get delayed for Apple patent violation

HTC flagships' US shipments get delayed for Apple patent violation

16 May, 2012 | comments (76)

HTC just took a massive hit in its patent war with Apple. The import of the company’s duo of U.S. bound Android flagships – the HTC One X for AT&T and the HTC EVO 4G LTE has been delayed indefinitely by the US Customs because of potential...


ICS update for HTC Sensation 4G arrives tomorrow, Amaze 4G soon

ICS update for HTC Sensation 4G arrives tomorrow, Amaze 4G soon

15 May, 2012 | comments (56)

T-Mobile announced that the Android 4.0 update for the Sensation 4G will be available starting May 16th, and for the Amaze 4G 'in the coming weeks.' Highlights from the soon to be released Android 4.0 update for the HTC Sensation 4G from...

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HTC One XL is now selling in Australia

HTC One XL is now selling in Australia

15 May, 2012 | comments (28)

SIM-free and unlocked HTC One XL is now available in Australia. Currently, Oz residents can only purchase the black version for AU$850 (€660). It will work on every GSM carrier in Australia and on Telstra’s LTE network. In case you are thinking...

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HTC Desire C is a budget ICS droid with Beats Audio

HTC Desire C is a budget ICS droid with Beats Audio

15 May, 2012 | comments (54)

After a number of leaks, the HTC Desire C (previously known as Golf and Wildfire C) went official today. It bears some resemblance to the HTC Explorer, but it's actually more of a One series smartphone. HTC Desire C is an ICS phone on a...

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HTC Desire C first press shot and specs leak on Vodafone

HTC Desire C first press shot and specs leak on Vodafone

13 May, 2012 | comments (93)

The HTC Desire C is not a stranger anymore. We've seen it star in not one, but two blurry photo sessions. However, this is the first time we get to see it in its proper attire - via a leaked press shot. Obviously, Vodafone Portugal jumped the gun on...

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HTC Desire C spotted in the wild once again

HTC Desire C spotted in the wild once again

11 May, 2012 | comments (21)

The HTC Desire C, previously known as Wildfire C or Golf, leaks once again in live pictures. This time it was spotted on the Orange Romania Facebook page. Someone there apparently decided to take pictures from the Marketing’s team office and post...


HTC and Verizon announce DROID Incredible 4G LTE

HTC and Verizon announce DROID Incredible 4G LTE

07 May, 2012 | comments (10)

Verizon and HTC just unveiled the new DROID Incredible 4G LTE smartphone. The ICS droid is yet another high-end device to join Verizon’s LTE gang. The HTC DROID Incredible 4G LTE packs a 4-inch qHD S-LCD screen and is built around a Qualcomm...


HTC sales bounce up in April, but still can't reach 2011 levels

HTC sales bounce up in April, but still can't reach 2011 levels

07 May, 2012 | comments (38)

The HTC sales numbers for April are in and the company might have finally turned the corner. After more than half a year of less than stellar market performance, the company sales are finally on a rise in April. HTC reported consolidated sales of...

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HTC talks the One X bootloader, blames AT&T

HTC talks the One X bootloader, blames AT&T

06 May, 2012 | comments (23)

Today AT&T is launching its version of of the LTE-equipped One X (internationally known as One XL). But those users hoping to unlock the bootloader will be disappointed – the smartphone isn't supported by the HTC bootloader unlocking program. HTC...


Apple and Samsung get 99% of the total mobile phone profits

Apple and Samsung get 99% of the total mobile phone profits

04 May, 2012 | comments (105)

Looks like it's a grim time to be a mobile phone manufacturer if you are not Apple or Samsung. According to the latest report by Asymco, Apple and Samsung accounted for 99 percent of the total mobile phone profits, with HTC taking the remaining 1...


Nokia files patent claims against HTC, RIM and Viewsonic

Nokia files patent claims against HTC, RIM and Viewsonic

02 May, 2012 | comments (227)

With Lumia sales still unable to fill the coffers, Nokia has turned to its rich patent portfolio as an extra source of income. Nokia is suing HTC, RIM and Viewsonic for patent infringement in the USA and Germany. To be more specific, Nokia filed...


HTC Q1 results: profits are down, expected to bounce back in Q2

HTC Q1 results: profits are down, expected to bounce back in Q2

24 April, 2012 | comments (62)

HTC's preliminary report made it pretty clear that the last couple of quarters were pretty tough for the company. Now, their full report is out and it gives us some more details on how HTC performed in Q1 of 2012. The company's revenue ($2.3...

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