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HTC 8S won't receive WP8.1 GDR1, but 8X will

HTC 8S won't receive WP8.1 GDR1, but 8X will

06 August, 2014 | comments (48)

On its official support forum, HTC has shared its plans for its latest duo of Windows Phone devices - HTC 8X and HTC 8S. Sadly for HTC 8S users, the company will not release Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 update for the phone. The reason is it doesn't meet...


Official HTC Tiara photo leaks ahead of announcement

Official HTC Tiara photo leaks ahead of announcement

11 June, 2013 | comments (37)

The official image of the upcoming Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the HTC Tiara has leaked. The design of the HTC Tiara is quite similar to the HTC One SV and the specifications of the device lies between that of HTC Windows Phone 8S and the HTC...


HTC Tiara gets tipped with Windows Phone 8 GDR2

HTC Tiara gets tipped with Windows Phone 8 GDR2

26 February, 2013 | comments (29)

According to a fresh leak, HTC plans to expand its Windows Phone 8 lineup with a new handset, which is bound to sit between the Windows Phone 8X and the Windows Phone 8S when it comes into being. Dubbed internally as HTC Tiara, the smartphone will...


Huawei Ascend W1 now official, company's first WP8 device

Huawei Ascend W1 now official, company's first WP8 device

08 January, 2013 | comments (31)

Huawei looks keen on keeping CES 2013 interesting and is making another announcement in the first day of the show. The company has just unveiled ts first Windows Phone 8 smartphone called Ascend W1. The Ascend W1 brings a reasonable array of...


EE UK loses Lumia 920 exclusivity, Vodafone will get it soon

EE UK loses Lumia 920 exclusivity, Vodafone will get it soon

19 December, 2012 | comments (52)

The Nokia Lumia 920 was initially released in the UK as an Everything Everywhere exclusive, but it seems the exclusivity period is about to expire. Vodafone Britain announced through its website that it will be offering the Lumia 920 starting in...


HTC Windows Phone 8S arrives in the UK with a modest price tag

HTC Windows Phone 8S arrives in the UK with a modest price tag

07 December, 2012 | comments (44)

The HTC Windows Phone 8S has arrived at the UK scene and is already available in several stores (both real and online). The phone aims to provide affordable entry into the tile-filled world of Windows Phone 8. The best deal at the moment is...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC November sales reverse downward trend, up 23%

HTC November sales reverse downward trend, up 23%

06 December, 2012 | comments (49)

HTC just revealed its November revenues numbers, which show the company has halted its 4 month decline. That's hardly surprising, though, as HTC released its first two the Windows Phone 8-running smartphones that month - HTC 8X and HTC...


Nokia Lumia 620 unveiled, brings WP8 on the cheap

Nokia Lumia 620 unveiled, brings WP8 on the cheap

05 December, 2012 | comments (241)

Nokia has just introduced a new member of its Lumia family of WP8 smartphones. The Nokia Lumia 620 runs on the latest edition of the Microsoft mobile platform and hopes to impress you with a distinct youthful design, S4 Snapdragon chipset and an...


HTC Windows Phone 8X to launch on Nov 2, 8S on Nov 15

HTC Windows Phone 8X to launch on Nov 2, 8S on Nov 15

22 October, 2012 | comments (44)

HTC's Windows Phone 8X and 8S devices have been priced in the UK and the more interesting of the two has even gone as far as pre-order stage on AT&T in the US. We've heard about a beginning of November release but it's only now that we get specific...


HTC releases Q3 results, profits continue to slide down

HTC releases Q3 results, profits continue to slide down

08 October, 2012 | comments (94)

HTC released its unaudited Q3 financial results and the numbers show a net profit of $133.2 million and $2.4 billion in revenues. Although a positive quarter it shows a serious decline from this year's Q2 when HTC achieved $3 billion in...

Tags: HTC, Android, Touch UI


HTC announces Windows Phone 8S with 1GHz dual-core Krait

HTC announces Windows Phone 8S with 1GHz dual-core Krait

19 September, 2012 | comments (52)

HTC just unveiled its second Windows Phone 8-powered smartphone - called Windows Phone 8S. Itís more compact than the 8X and should go easier on the wallet as it comes with with less capable hardware. The HTC Windows Phone 8S is based on the...