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Counterclockwise: HTC One X, Nokia N86, Sony Ericsson Satio

Counterclockwise: HTC One X, Nokia N86, Sony Ericsson Satio

22 February, 2015 | comments (11)

Do you know which Symbian phone had an adjustable aperture on its camera? We do. That knowledge is ancient lore by now (from 2009) and has little bearing on the phone market today. Other than to grumble why modern phones don't do that and to write...

Tags: Misc


Week 6 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Android 5.1

Week 6 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Android 5.1

07 February, 2015 | comments (3)

Another week has passed and its time again to take a look back at what the mobile world excited us with during the past few days. Announcements have been rather slow and justifiably so as everybody seems to be gearing up for MWC 2015. The venue is...


Some HTC One versions will get Android 5.0 later than expected

Some HTC One versions will get Android 5.0 later than expected

30 January, 2015 | comments (47)

Some carrier versions of HTC One (M8) and One (M7) will get updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop a bit later than expected. HTC initially promised to update all versions of its 2013 and 2014 flagship smartphone within 90 days of receiving the Android 5.0...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC has reportedly canceled the One (M8) Prime

HTC has reportedly canceled the One (M8) Prime

30 May, 2014 | comments (37)

One down and one to... be canceled? Some time after the HTC One (M8) was announced rumors started flying around of two new versions of the M8 – Ace and Prime. Yesterday a plastic, China-bound Ace went official under the name HTC One Vogue edition,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC One Vogue Edition (M8 Ace) appears officially in China

HTC One Vogue Edition (M8 Ace) appears officially in China

29 May, 2014 | comments (28)

The long-rumored HTC M8 Ace finally made an official appearance. The plastic-clad smartphone showed up on the manufacturer’s official website in China as HTC One Vogue Edition. The handset is set to launch next week, on June 3. At a quick...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC allegedly working on an Octa-core version of HTC One

HTC allegedly working on an Octa-core version of HTC One

23 September, 2013 | comments (62)

HTC is allegedly working on an Octa-core variant of its current flagship smartphone, the HTC One. According to a new report, the upcoming version of the metallic beauty will also feature 3 GB of RAM. The HTC One with Octa-core processor is also said...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC releases a 2 minute One Max video teaser

HTC releases a 2 minute One Max video teaser

14 August, 2013 | comments (55)

HTC released an extended version of its "Here's To Change" ad starring Robert Downey Jr. The ad follows Mr. Downey Jr. through the process of figuring out what the HTC acronym means, including "Happy Telephone Company" and, uh, "Hold This...

Tags: HTC, Android


Rumor: HTC One with bigger 5+ inches screen to launch soon

Rumor: HTC One with bigger 5+ inches screen to launch soon

25 May, 2013 | comments (159)

HTC One reached the 5 million milestone two days ago, which is quite an achievement for the struggling manufacturer. It seems HTC might be preparing different editions of the device in order to increase its popularity and sales. Recently,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Chinese HTC One 802w has microSD card slot, two SIMs

Chinese HTC One 802w has microSD card slot, two SIMs

03 April, 2013 | comments (62)

A Sina Weibo user with early access to the HTC One version tailored for China Unicom has pictured the One 802w smartphone. The picture reveals a removable back cover, two SIM slots (WCDMA) and a microSD card slot just under the 4 MP camera lens....

Tags: HTC, Android, Dual-SIM


HTC One vs. iPhone 5 camera shootout surfaces, we compare

HTC One vs. iPhone 5 camera shootout surfaces, we compare

23 February, 2013 | comments (189)

Introduction HTC made a big splash the other day with the announcement of its next flagship, HTC One. Besides the general upgrades in almost all departments, it also presented us with a new type of camera. First of all, it's part of an elite club...


HTC One XL, ONE X+, EVO 4G LTE get PlayStation certification

HTC One XL, ONE X+, EVO 4G LTE get PlayStation certification

10 December, 2012 | comments (39)

Just after its two-month anniversary, the PlayStation Mobile store got support for a few new HTC devices: the HTC One XL, the EVO 4G LTE and the One X+. They are joining the already supported One X, One S and One V bringing the number of...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


Leaked Jelly Bean update list gives hope tor HTC owners

Leaked Jelly Bean update list gives hope tor HTC owners

10 December, 2012 | comments (97)

A leaked list of HTC smartphones to receive the Jelly Bean update includes several variants of the One S and One X, as well as the Droid Incredible 4G and EVO 4G. HTC has been a little late to the party in regards to letting everyone know if and...


HTC One X+ and One VX will hit AT&T on November 16

HTC One X+ and One VX will hit AT&T on November 16

12 November, 2012 | comments (6)

Right after it spilled the beans on the Samsung Galaxy Camera, AT&T announced pricing and retail availability of the HTC One X+ and One VX. The duo of LTE smartphones will be available on November 16, priced at $199.99 for the HTC One X+, and $49.99...


AT&T will offer HTC One X+ and One VX in the near future

AT&T will offer HTC One X+ and One VX in the near future

02 October, 2012 | comments (13)

Shortly after the international HTC One X+ broke cover, AT&T Wireless announced that it will offer the Taiwanese powerhouse in the United States in the "coming months." The LTE flavored top dog will be joined by the HTC One VX mid-ranger. The HTC...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC announces Desire X, their new Android budget smartphone

HTC announces Desire X, their new Android budget smartphone

30 August, 2012 | comments (85)

HTC has announced the new Desire X, their latest Android budget smartphone. The Desire X has a 4-inch, 800 x 480 resolution, Super LCD, Qualcomm MSM8225 Snapdragon SoC with dual-core 1GHz CPU and Adreno 203 GPU, 768MB of RAM, 4GB internal...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC 'Proto' images leak, looks like the Desire V

HTC 'Proto' images leak, looks like the Desire V

24 August, 2012 | comments (20)

The Verge has uncovered pictures of an upcoming HTC phone, known for now as the HTC 'Proto'. It is said that this will be the successor to the HTC One V in the international markets, and has a 4-inch, WVGA display, 5 megapixel camera and a dual-core...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


AT&T HTC One X gets updated to Android 4.0.4

AT&T HTC One X gets updated to Android 4.0.4

03 August, 2012 | comments (32)

The AT&T version of the HTC One X is getting a new software update today that changes the software number to 2.20.502.7 and the Android version number to 4.0.4. As of now, only one notable change is known that is brought about by this update and...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC officially confirms Jelly Bean coming to One X, XL and S

HTC officially confirms Jelly Bean coming to One X, XL and S

20 July, 2012 | comments (147)

Yesterday, Telstra let the cat out of the bag - HTC is working on a Jelly Bean update. Today, HTC officially confirmed it and offered the full list of devices that are planned to get the update. There are no big surprises here - the HTC One X...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


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


GSMArena Labs tests now added to phone specs

GSMArena Labs tests now added to phone specs

25 April, 2012 | comments (68)

If you've been following our reviews, then you're undoubtedly familiar with the extensive array of tests we subject any device which finds itself under our critical gaze in the GSMArena Labs. Today, we're proud to announce the test results now have...

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