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5.5" Huawei Honor 6 Plus goes official with dual camera

16 December, 2014 | comments (25)

Huawei Honor 6 Plus, also known as Huawei Glory 6 Plus, has been officially launched in China. It leaked a few times already and its highlight is a dual 8MP rear camera setup, somewhat similar to the HTC One (M8) Duo setup. Huawei Honor 6 Plus...

Tags: Huawei, Android


HTC Hima to miss MWC2015, premiere at a standalone event

HTC Hima to miss MWC2015, premiere at a standalone event

16 December, 2014 | comments (32)

HTC Hima, which is the codename for the HTC One (M8) successor, may not be announced at the upcoming CES and MWC events in January and March. According to @upleaks, the HTC Hima might get its own event after the MWC. The HTC One (M8) also...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC Hima colors will reportedly include gray, silver, and gold

HTC Hima colors will reportedly include gray, silver, and gold

16 December, 2014 | comments (36)

According to a new report, the upcoming HTC One (M9) Hima flagship smartphone will be available in gray, silver, and gold color options when it launches. The word about the trio of finishes arrived on Twitter courtesy of @upleaks. The...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Week 49 in review: Galaxy S6, next-gen Moto E, HTC flagship

Week 49 in review: Galaxy S6, next-gen Moto E, HTC flagship

07 December, 2014 | comments (1)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. The past Week 49 gave us a glimpse into the specs of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 as well as the second generation Moto E. Meanwhile, Android 5.0...


HTC One M8 and M7 GPe are getting Android Lollipop today

HTC One M8 and M7 GPe are getting Android Lollipop today

05 December, 2014 | comments (27)

After a two week delay on the initial release date, today is the day that HTC's Google Play edition One M8 and M7 handsets finally receive the long anticipated Android Lollipop update. Users are already reporting, that they are receiving that...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC new flagship Hima to pack Snapdragon 810, 5

HTC new flagship Hima to pack Snapdragon 810, 5" 1080p screen

04 December, 2014 | comments (138)

Just few days ago we reported about HTC One M9's rumored specs - a 5.5" QHD display, Snapdragon 805 chipset and a 16MP rear camera with optical image stabilization. Other rumored specs include 3GB of RAM and 3,500 mAh battery. Today, @upleaks...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Samples from Huawei Honor 6 Plus show off dual camera

Samples from Huawei Honor 6 Plus show off dual camera

04 December, 2014 | comments (10)

Soon the HTC will get competition in the dual-camera market as the Huawei Honor 6 Plus is nearing its rumored launch date of December 16. To keep our interests piqued several camera samples, including comparison shots, made their way to the...


Purported specs of HTC’s upcoming M9 flagship emerge

Purported specs of HTC’s upcoming M9 flagship emerge

30 November, 2014 | comments (103)

Alleged specs of HTC’s next flagship smartphone made the rounds on Chinese social media. The high-end handset will likely debut in the first quarter of next year with the model number M9. HTC One (M9) is tipped to pack Qualcomm Snapdragon...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Week 47 in review: Nokia N1, Lollipop for Note 3 and One M8

Week 47 in review: Nokia N1, Lollipop for Note 3 and One M8

23 November, 2014 | comments (6)

Week In Review is back to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. The past Week 47 saw Nokia's Android tablet announcement - the N1 came as a surprise to quite a few people. Additionally, Meizu revealed the MX4...


Counterclockwise: Jolla, Nokia N1, Nexus and HTC One GPE

Counterclockwise: Jolla, Nokia N1, Nexus and HTC One GPE

22 November, 2014 | comments (7)

The end of the year is coming and we've seen pretty much all devices that will be unveiled this year. Let's go back in time with Counterclockwise, our (almost) weekly trip back memory lane, and see what announcements late November has seen over the...

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Lollipop update for HTC One and One (M8) GPE delayed again

Lollipop update for HTC One and One (M8) GPE delayed again

21 November, 2014 | comments (23)

The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the HTC One GPE and One (M8) GPE was supposed to arrive today, but according to the VP of Product Management at HTC there has been another delay. Mo Versi says Google has requested another software version, so...

Tags: HTC, Android


Lollipop update for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 showcased too

Lollipop update for Samsung Galaxy Note 3 showcased too

19 November, 2014 | comments (61)

Earlier we showed you the first leaked screenshots depicting what the Android 5.0 Lollipop update would look like on the HTC One (M8), and now it's Samsung's turn. From the Korean smartphone maker we've already had leaks showing us not one, but...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Lollipop with Sense 6 for the HTC One (M8) gets pictured

Lollipop with Sense 6 for the HTC One (M8) gets pictured

19 November, 2014 | comments (31)

HTC is due to upgrade the One Google Play Edition smartphones to Android 5.0 Lollipop this week - on Friday, the latest news claims. But what about the HTC Sense-infused version of the One (M8)? We already know the Taiwanese company will bring it...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One (M8) and One (M7) GPE to get Lollipop this Friday

HTC One (M8) and One (M7) GPE to get Lollipop this Friday

19 November, 2014 | comments (30)

Last week, HTC promised the Android 5.0. Lollipop update for the Google Play Edition One (M8) and One (M7) would be coming early this week. Sadly, due to delays and unforeseen bugs, the update launch date has been pushed to this Friday. Mo...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC One (M8) for Windows comes to T-Mobile USA tomorrow

HTC One (M8) for Windows comes to T-Mobile USA tomorrow

18 November, 2014 | comments (6)

The HTC One (M8) for Windows is going to be available to T-Mobile USA customers starting on November 19 - tomorrow. The information was confirmed by the carrier itself over on Twitter when answering a customer question. So far the HTC...


HTC One Google Play Editions to get Lollipop next week

HTC One Google Play Editions to get Lollipop next week

14 November, 2014 | comments (13)

Now that the Android 5.0 Lollipop updates for older devices have started in earnest, you may be wondering how long you still need to wait for the new bits if you own an HTC One Google Play Edition device. These, of course, are supposed to be on the...

Tags: HTC , Android


Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

13 November, 2014 | comments (51)

AnTuTu has posted a chart with the top 10 best performing smartphones throughout the Q3 this year. The king of the chart is Meizu MX4, while the runner-ups are the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Samsung Galaxy Alpha. The Galaxy Note 4 and the Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Meizu, LG, HTC, Android


Huawei Honor 6X is a 5.5

Huawei Honor 6X is a 5.5" octa-core phablet with 3D camera

05 November, 2014 | comments (17)

The Huawei Honor 6 is getting a phablet X version, the Honor 6X. It was certified by TENAA in two versions, one for China Mobile and one for China Unicom, other than carrier connectivity both have the same specs. Curiously, the Huawei Honor 6X...

Tags: Huawei, Android


HTC to remain top seller in Taiwan in Q4, top exec believes

HTC to remain top seller in Taiwan in Q4, top exec believes

05 November, 2014 | comments (18)

HTC North Asia President Jack Tong anticipates a rise in the company's sales in Taiwan during the current quarter of the year. Provided this happens, HTC will remain the top smartphone manufacturer in Taiwan, climbing on top of rivals like...

Tags: HTC, Android


HTC to update One M8 and M7 to Lollipop within 90 days

HTC to update One M8 and M7 to Lollipop within 90 days

04 November, 2014 | comments (39)

HTC has announced that it will be updating the HTC One M8 and M7 to Android 5.0 Lollipop within 90 days from now. The company claims to have received the source code from Google and is working on the update. It's rather odd that HTC is...

Tags: HTC, Android