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HTC One M8s with slower CPU to replace the One (M8) soon

HTC One M8s with slower CPU to replace the One (M8) soon

02 March, 2015 | comments (46)

HTC is soon going to stop selling the One (M8), its flagship from last year. In its place the Taiwanese company will offer the One M8s, a device which will be almost identical to the one it's going to replace. The one difference will be in the...

Tags: HTC, Android


Here's which US and UK carriers will have the HTC One M9

Here's which US and UK carriers will have the HTC One M9

01 March, 2015 | comments (8)

The HTC One M9 announcement is still fresh in our minds and carriers are riding the wave of hype and excitement to start preregistrations for the new metal-clad flagship. USA Sprint has revealed it will launch the HTC One M9 in early...


HTC One (M9) seemingly shown in press renders

HTC One (M9) seemingly shown in press renders

24 February, 2015 | comments (63)

Naturally, information about the HTC One (M9) has been leaking a lot lately, since the Taiwanese company's next flagship smartphone is due to be made official this Sunday. Now though, we may have the clearest look yet at the One (M9). What you...

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HTC One (M9) images, specs leak in an online listing

HTC One (M9) images, specs leak in an online listing

22 February, 2015 | comments (119)

HTC is ready to unveil the new HTC One smartphone on March 1 and the company can barely contain the excitement. Recently leaked specs state that the HTC One (M9) will feature an Ultrapixel selfie camera. A German retailer Cyberport.de...

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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...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

18 February, 2015 | comments (114)

The rumor mill followed Samsung's choice of chipset for the Galaxy S6 duo in great detail. Leaked benchmarks show that going with its in-house Exynos 7420 chipset was a solid decision. The chipset is built on the company's 14nm process and includes...


HTC Butterfly 3 tipped to have a 5.2-inch display

HTC Butterfly 3 tipped to have a 5.2-inch display

18 February, 2015 | comments (9)

The HTC Butterfly 2 is only six months old and yet we're starting to hear of its planned replacement. The Butterfly 3 is said to pack a 5.2-inch WQHD screen, as reported on the @upleaks Тwitter feed. A quick search on Wikipedia will...

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HTC's upcoming flagship to be called HTC One M9?

HTC's upcoming flagship to be called HTC One M9?

16 February, 2015 | comments (14)

HTC's upcoming flagship, which we have been referring to as the HTC One (M9) until now, given that its predecessor was called the HTC One (M8), apparently carries the moniker "HTC One M9" (i.e., M9 without brackets). The name is mentioned...

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HTC One (M8) $150 off this weekend, Re camera 25% off

HTC One (M8) $150 off this weekend, Re camera 25% off

14 February, 2015 | comments (8)

HTC says happy President's Day with price cuts to select products, including the outgoing HTC One (M8) flagship and the Re camera. You can grab the One (M8) straight from HTC's online store in the US at $500, $150 off its usual price. The...

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New rumors state Galaxy S6 will offer wireless charging

New rumors state Galaxy S6 will offer wireless charging

12 February, 2015 | comments (18)

The rumors about Samsung's next highly-anticipated flagship phone just keep pouring in. Controversy is at an all-time high and it seems that leaks are starting to contradict themselves more and more. One of the more widely spread opinions on the...


T-Mobile HTC One (M8) is now getting Lollipop OTA

T-Mobile HTC One (M8) is now getting Lollipop OTA

10 February, 2015 | comments (12)

HTC seems to be keeping busy with updates to its current device lineup. Presumably the goal is to push Android 5.0 to as many capable devices as possible before this year's MWC event and the announcements it is going to bring. Now there is a mission...


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...


Lollipop update for T-Mobile's HTC One (M8) rolling out on Monday

Lollipop update for T-Mobile's HTC One (M8) rolling out on Monday

07 February, 2015 | comments (12)

HTC has announced that the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for T-Mobile's HTC One (M8) will roll out starting next week. Mo Versi, HTC's VP of Product Management, tweeted the news saying that the company has received the technical approval for...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop for Sprint's HTC One (M8) rolls out today

Android 5.0 Lollipop for Sprint's HTC One (M8) rolls out today

06 February, 2015 | comments (20)

Yesterday Sprint's version of the original HTC One from 2013 started receiving the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop. And today it's time for its successor to get the tasty treat too. That's right, Sprint has made it official: the rollout for the...


Lollipop update for Xperia Z2 and Z3 coming soon

Lollipop update for Xperia Z2 and Z3 coming soon

05 February, 2015 | comments (55)

Sony has regularly been criticized for its support policies, leaving behind mid-range models and taking its time with flagship updates. The entire Xperia Z lineup has been promised the Lollipop update, though, and the company is slowly...

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HTC One (M8) getting Lollipop in India as we speak

HTC One (M8) getting Lollipop in India as we speak

02 February, 2015 | comments (63)

The HTC One (M8) is receiving its Android 5.0 Lollipop update in India. We received a screenshot of the system update changelog and it's based around the 4.18.720.8 firmware which amounts to 574.17 MB. That's less than the 780MB update users...


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 (46)

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...

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Midrange HTC One M8i is in the works, rumor claims

Midrange HTC One M8i is in the works, rumor claims

28 January, 2015 | comments (16)

If you've been wondering what other smartphones HTC has in the pipeline for this year aside from the One (M9), then you'll be very interested in this. According to a new (and yet unconfirmed) rumor, the Taiwanese mobile device maker is going to...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


HTC One (M8) gets Lollipop update in Europe

HTC One (M8) gets Lollipop update in Europe

28 January, 2015 | comments (133)

The HTC One (M8) is taking the Android 5.0 Lollipop update around the world and today it has disembarked on the Old Continent. The news comes from Senior Global Online Communications Manager, Jeff Gordon, who posted it on Twitter. Updates from...


HTC One (M9) will have new speaker design, no black bar

HTC One (M9) will have new speaker design, no black bar

27 January, 2015 | comments (55)

More and more things about the upcoming HTC One (M9), codenamed Hima, are starting to leak. This time around we're hearing that despite what some previously leaked pictures have shown us, the device won't be almost identical in terms of design to...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors