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HTC Desire 600 goes up for pre-order in Russia, priced at $509

HTC Desire 600 goes up for pre-order in Russia, priced at $509

27 May, 2013 | comments (45)

HTC recently announced its dual-SIM Desire 600, a smartphone that is said to bring many of the premium features from the company's flagship smartphone, the HTC One. HTC did not reveal the pricing of the smartphone during its announcement, but now,...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC Desire 600 dual sim goes official, Sense 5 on board

HTC Desire 600 dual sim goes official, Sense 5 on board

23 May, 2013 | comments (62)

The HTC One leads the charge of the Sense 5 experience and now the HTC Desire 600 dual sim fills the ranks with an affordable alternative. The smartphone was introduced today and is supposed to bring many of the One's premium features at a far lower...

Tags: HTC, Android, Dual SIM


Mid-range HTC Desire L goes official in Taiwan

Mid-range HTC Desire L goes official in Taiwan

19 April, 2013 | comments (32)

HTC has officially announced the Desire L in Taiwan. The mid-ranger runs an undisclosed version of Android Jelly Bean (we suspect 4.1.2) with Sense UI coating and features Beats Audio enhancements. It's powered by a 1GHz dual-core CPU paired...

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HTC Desire Q goes official, available in Taiwan for $234

HTC Desire Q goes official, available in Taiwan for $234

05 April, 2013 | comments (28)

HTC recently launched its Desire P mid-range smartphone and now the Taiwanese company has officially unveiled the other part of the duo that leaked last month. The Desire Q is an entry level smartphone with specifications similar to those of the HTC...

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HTC Desire P goes official, exclusive for Taiwan's Chunghwa

HTC Desire P goes official, exclusive for Taiwan's Chunghwa

01 April, 2013 | comments (11)

HTC Desire P and Desire Q leaked a few days ago with official pictures and specifications. We already knew those two mid-rangers will be either Chinese or Taiwanese exclusive. Today HTC Desire P appeared at the HTC's official website for Taiwan....

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC Desire P and Desire Q official images surface, specs in tow

HTC Desire P and Desire Q official images surface, specs in tow

26 March, 2013 | comments (38)

HTC has let a couple of official photos of its latest smartphone offerings the Desire P and Desire Q make it to the web, garnished with some specs. Both devices are running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and are what appears to be replacements for the...

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HTC launches dual-SIM, dual-core Desire SV in India

HTC launches dual-SIM, dual-core Desire SV in India

02 November, 2012 | comments (60)

Following the launch of the HTC Desire V, the company's first dual-SIM Android smartphone, the company announced today a country-specific version of the model dubbed Desire SV in a special event in Singapore. The Desire SV packs a 4.3-inch...

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Samsung launches Galaxy S Duos and Galaxy Y Duos Lite

Samsung launches Galaxy S Duos and Galaxy Y Duos Lite

06 September, 2012 | comments (140)

Samsung announced the Galaxy S Duos and Galaxy Y Duos Lite for India. Both smartphones have already been announced on the international market as the Galaxy S Duos S7562 and Galaxy Pocket Duos S5302. Galaxy S Duos The Galaxy S Duos is...


HTC Desire X returns with new photos, more info

HTC Desire X returns with new photos, more info

28 August, 2012 | comments (61)

The HTC Desire X (codenamed 'Proto') was caught out in the wild in Taipei, reports a poster on ePrice. Even better - the leaks comes from an event to promote the phone to retailers, so it came in both colors with plenty of press...


Here's why the HTC Desire HD won't get Android ICS

Here's why the HTC Desire HD won't get Android ICS

28 July, 2012 | comments (119)

With last week's announcement that the highly revered HTC Desire HD won't receive an official update to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich causing quite a stir, the Taiwanese company has posted the reasons for the decision in its blog. The biggest issue...

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Samsung 'Gogh' SPH-L300 images leak

Samsung 'Gogh' SPH-L300 images leak

24 July, 2012 | comments (23)

It seems Samsung is planning a new smartphone for Sprint's equally new 4G LTE network and we have got some pictures of it as well. The Samsung SPH-L300 or '‘Gogh’ as it is known for now, comes across as a mid-range smartphone but with some pretty...


Android 4.0 ICS is officially a no go for HTC Desire HD

Android 4.0 ICS is officially a no go for HTC Desire HD

22 July, 2012 | comments (154)

It looks like the saga surrounding the official Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update of the much beloved HTC Desire HD is finally over, folks. HTC have officially removed the 2010 Android monster from the official list of devices scheduled to get...

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ICS update for HTC Desire HD reportedly canned (Update: Not)

ICS update for HTC Desire HD reportedly canned (Update: Not)

16 July, 2012 | comments (85)

Back when HTC announced the list of handsets that will be receiving the Android 4.0 update, we were especially happy to see the aged Desire HD being part of the list, something we commended HTC on. But it was not to be, as it seems the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC will not release low-end smartphones in emerging markets

HTC will not release low-end smartphones in emerging markets

13 June, 2012 | comments (66)

This piece of news hardly caught us by surprise - after all build quality has always been among the strongest features of any HTC product we've encountered this far. The Taiwanese giant's CEO Peter Chou has reaffirmed in an interview that HTC will...

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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...

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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