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HTC announces ICS-based dual-SIM Desire V and Desire VC

HTC announces ICS-based dual-SIM Desire V and Desire VC

07 June, 2012 | comments (44)

HTC has just announced its first dual-SIM phone – the Desire V alongside a dedicated dual-mode version for China called Desire VC. The Desire V and Desire VC have identical specifications but for the network support – the Desire V supports...


Promo video says Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 is ICS upgradable

Promo video says Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 is ICS upgradable

24 May, 2012 | comments (35)

After the announcement of the ICS-running HTC Desire C (powered by a single-core 600MHz CPU), every time the dual-core Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 came up there was someone to ask “why is the more powerful phone running Gingerbread and not Ice Cream...


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...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire C benchmarked ahead of release

HTC Desire C benchmarked ahead of release

16 May, 2012 | comments (19)

Constantly in the limelight these days, the HTC Desire C just won't keep out of the headlines. The smartphone is not even released yet, but curious (and lucky) fellow journalists have already put it through its paces with the usual benchmark...


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 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...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


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...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


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 Wildfire C live pictures are here, to be called Desire C

HTC Wildfire C live pictures are here, to be called Desire C

09 May, 2012 | comments (41)

We first heard about HTC Golf back in March, thanks to a leaked camera sample. Then we saw a believable enough official render and we heard the phone would be called Wildfire C. What we got today is the first live pictures of the device. It looks...


HTC releases the list of handsets that will get Android 4.0 update

HTC releases the list of handsets that will get Android 4.0 update

14 March, 2012 | comments (157)

After providing vague estimates for some time now, HTC has finally come clean with the full list of handsets that will be receiving the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update. The lucky phones that will be getting the update are as...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire HD, Incredible S and ChaCha getting Android 2.3.5

HTC Desire HD, Incredible S and ChaCha getting Android 2.3.5

11 December, 2011 | comments (313)

We reported a couple of days back that HTC is seeding the 2.3.5 Gingerbread update to the Incredible S with the Desire HD in the waiting list. HTC UK have confirmed that the 2.3.5 update has been released in the UK for the Incredible S and...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Android 2.3.5 with Sense 3.0 now seeding to HTC Incredible S

Android 2.3.5 with Sense 3.0 now seeding to HTC Incredible S

09 December, 2011 | comments (280)

HTC has just started seeding the latest firmware update for their Incredible S Android smartphone. It's quite a major bump, bringing the Android version up to 2.3.5 and the Sense UI 3.0. Reports about the over-the-air update have been coming from...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


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...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

09 September, 2011 | comments (21)

LG hasn’t officially introduced the LG Univa E510, which is supposedly the Optimus Two, but the smartphone has surfaced yet again, starring in a quick hands-on. The hands-on confirms most of the specs of the Optimus One successor, including that it...


Fusion Garage introduces its droid lineup - meet Grid 4 and Grid 10

Fusion Garage introduces its droid lineup - meet Grid 4 and Grid 10

17 August, 2011 | comments (42)

The good thing about Android is that everyone can have a go at it - Fusion Garage are the latest to throw their hat into the ring with a phone, the Grid 4, and a tablet, Grid 10. Both run the so-called Grid OS, which is a deeply customized version...

Tags: Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Gingerbread update released

HTC Desire Gingerbread update released

01 August, 2011 | comments (105)

Last time we heard about the HTC Desire Gingerbread update story we found out that HTC was planning on releasing the update by the end of July. We expected some sort of announcement when the update finally starts rolling out but it seems HTC is keen...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update starts rolling out

HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update starts rolling out

15 July, 2011 | comments (79)

Amidst all the excitement surrounding the original HTC Desire getting the Android Gingerbread update, the Desire Z owners are probably feeling left out. But you have no reason to feel that way anymore as HTC has started rolling out the Gingerbread...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update coming up this month

HTC Desire Z Gingerbread update coming up this month

12 July, 2011 | comments (25)

This might not be the best example of punctuality in the world, but the Gingerbread update for the Desire Z QWERTY smartphone is getting close to being released. Various HTC branches confirmed through their Facebook pages that the Android 2.3.3...

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HTC Desire Gingerbread update coming this month

HTC Desire Gingerbread update coming this month

09 July, 2011 | comments (59)

The thrilling story of the Gingerbread update on the HTC Desire will come to an end this month. After announcing the update, then denying it and then announcing it will be made available and then finally revealing that there will be some cutbacks...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Desire Gingerbread nears release, already in testing

HTC Desire Gingerbread nears release, already in testing

30 June, 2011 | comments (35)

A few hours ago HTC announced it is already testing the Gingerbread for the original Desire and will start the QA procedures this week. Obviously the update is nearing release and the wait will be over soon. Initially HTC promised a Gingerbread...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI