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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 Golf leaks out in a press image

HTC Golf leaks out in a press image

13 April, 2012 | comments (30)

An entry level device from HTC is coming our way, carrying the code name "Golf". The smartphone is bound to combine Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and HTC's latest Sense 4.0 UI with a low price tag when launched. The HTC Golf will positioned...


Androids lose resale value faster than iPhones, study shows

Androids lose resale value faster than iPhones, study shows

09 February, 2012 | comments (79)

An interesting new startup called Priceonomics tackles a question that we all face eventually - how much can I sell my old phone for? According to their research, iPhones have the best resale value, while Android is almost tied with BlackBerrys in...


HTC Wildfire S gets to Android 2.3.5 as well, no Sense 3.0 though

HTC Wildfire S gets to Android 2.3.5 as well, no Sense 3.0 though

13 December, 2011 | comments (297)

HTC continues its series of Android 2.3.5 for its lineup of smartphones with the entry-level Wildfire S. The Taiwanese company is now seeding the new Gingerbread release to the most affordable of the trio of smartphones that it announced back at the...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Explorer Announced: Affordable Android for all

HTC Explorer Announced: Affordable Android for all

29 September, 2011 | comments (20)

We've caught site of the HTC Explorer (formally the Pico) a couple of times previously, with both blurry cam and press shots in tow. Now however, it's time for the Explorer to strut its stuff officially. Today HTC announced the HTC Explorer as...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC Pico will be called Explorer, first press shot leaks

HTC Pico will be called Explorer, first press shot leaks

20 September, 2011 | comments (28)

We already got a sneak peak of the HTC Pico thanks to a leaked spy shot and detailed specs. Today, we stumbled upon more important information about the upcoming Android smartphone. Reportedly, the HTC Pico is going to be known as HTC...


HTC Wildfire S to launch on 13 May in the UK, starts at 230 quid

HTC Wildfire S to launch on 13 May in the UK, starts at 230 quid

11 April, 2011 | comments (20)

The smallest of HTC’s S trio, the HTC Wildfire S, is now available on pre-order in the UK. It's set to launch on 13 May. You have a choice between getting the Gingerbread droid on a contract or SIM-free from several retailers. The SIM-free HTC...


3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

3 UK roadmap reveals 1.4 GHz Galaxy S II mini, Nokia X7

21 March, 2011 | comments (44)

The Three UK roadmap just surfaced, revealing excitingly sounding devices such as a Samsung Galaxy S II mini and confirming that the Nokia X7 hasn't been canceled world-wide. Unlike the Galaxy mini, the S II mini will be a high-end smartphone,...


Vodafone UK to offer HTC Desire S, Wildfire S and ChaCha

Vodafone UK to offer HTC Desire S, Wildfire S and ChaCha

17 February, 2011 | comments (4)

HTC announced a handful of phones at the MWC 2011 this week and Vodafone UK already confirms some of them for launch on its network with an unannounced availability schedule, though. If you haven't sen our live scoop on the latest HTC phones...


Here go Incredible S, Desire S and Wildfire S by HTC

Here go Incredible S, Desire S and Wildfire S by HTC

15 February, 2011 | comments (104)

That early leak was mostly confirmed - HTC just announced the Incredible S, Desire S and the Wildfire S. The letter S tacked on the back of their model names do little to justify the new release. The three phones are not exactly full of new...


Mobile World Congress 2011 as it unfolds

Mobile World Congress 2011 as it unfolds

14 February, 2011 | comments (32)

The Mobile World Congress is still going in full swing and we're working hard to cover every juicy bit. Here's a neat and tidy list of all the new things that have come out so far, maker by maker. We'll be updating this article as new info becomes...

Tags: MWC 2011


Leaked slides show HTC Desire HD2, Desire 2 and Wildfire 2

Leaked slides show HTC Desire HD2, Desire 2 and Wildfire 2

11 February, 2011 | comments (30)

Leaked slides detail the specs on three new HTC phones, all three of them sequels. The HTC Desire HD2, Desire 2 and the HTC Wildfire 2 were exposed with some juicy and some confusing specs. The HTC Desire HD2 is an update of the large-screen...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


An unseen HTC phone leaks in official video ad, the Wildfire 2?

An unseen HTC phone leaks in official video ad, the Wildfire 2?

10 February, 2011 | comments (19)

HTC has a new promotional You Tube video of a couple of phones. The first one, however, is new and unannounced so far. It looks like a successor to the HTC Wildfire, possibly the HTC Wildfire 2. No real information is given in the video, but we...

Tags: HTC, Android, TouchUI


White HTC Desire and silver HTC Wildfire go on pre-order in the UK

White HTC Desire and silver HTC Wildfire go on pre-order in the UK

29 September, 2010 | comments (36)

You probably remember those photos of the white HTC Desire and the silver HTC Wildfire from about two weeks ago. The two devices looked sexy as hell in their shiny new dresses and now we are all eager to see them in flesh. The great news is that...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


White HTC Desire and silver HTC Wildfire caught in the wild

White HTC Desire and silver HTC Wildfire caught in the wild

9 September, 2010 | comments (21)

HTC Desire is getting yet another paintjob. This time the Android smartphone is showing up dressed in white. In the meantime its younger bro, the HTC Wildfire, gets a silver color version. Currently, the HTC Desire can be found wearing brown,...


LG E720 and E900 spotted, the E900 may have a 1.3GHz CPU

LG E720 and E900 spotted, the E900 may have a 1.3GHz CPU

31 August, 2010 | comments (21)

Spy shots and video of the LG E900 Windows Phone 7 mobile have surfaced along with some new details - like a possible 1.3GHz Snapdragon CPU. The Froyo powered LG E720 Optimus Chic was spotted in the wild too, though new details are...


First China-loving HTC-branded mobile phones released today

First China-loving HTC-branded mobile phones released today

27 July, 2010 | comments (23)

HTC has just announced its partnership with China Mobile but that isn't the only news on the company. As of today HTC starts shipping the first HTC-branded devices across China. Up until now its products have been wearing the Dopod...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Rumored HTC Mondrian to have a 1.3GHz processor, run WP7?

Rumored HTC Mondrian to have a 1.3GHz processor, run WP7?

17 May, 2010 | comments (108)

Not so long ago, mobile phone CPUs reached the 1GHz milestone, but HTC is already looking ahead. Info on a new device called the HTC Mondrian showed up, presumably powered by 1.3GHz Snapdragon processor. Over at the XDA-Developers forums, people...


HTC Wildfire announced, it's almost a mini HTC Desire

HTC Wildfire announced, it's almost a mini HTC Desire

17 May, 2010 | comments (38)

Today HTC announced a new Android powered device - the budget Wildfire. It's sort of a mini version of the already available Desire, packing Android 2.1, Sense UI and capacitive touchscreen. The specs sheet is pretty standard - a 3.2-inch QVGA...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI