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egzthunder1 · Sep 24, 2012

HTC Titan Receives WP7.8 Port

Looks like all the Windows Phone 7 devices are getting a second wind after their ill fate was announced. Ever since last week when the mysterious 7.8 leak dropped on XDA, people have been going around like crazy, cooking ROMs and updating their devices to ensure that they are not easily tossed aside by the impending release of WP8. Just this past Friday, the mythical HTC HD2 received its very first port of the brand new operating system. One by...

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Former Writer · Jul 13, 2012

Debranding and HSPL Guide for the AT&T HTC Titan

Hacking a Windows Phone 7 is usually a little bit harder than hacking most Android phones. Where most Android users have a whole development kit worth of tools to tap into---not to mention the various OEM tools such as Odin or RSD Lite---Windows Phone 7 users have fewer options at their disposal. In some cases, tried and tested methods may not even work. When they do, however, the burden is lifted for those who want to make their devices truly...

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egzthunder1 · Jun 1, 2012

Final Frontier – Check! DFT Releases HSPL for Second Generation HTC WP7 Devices

DFT (Dark Forces Team) has been around our site for quite some time---since the days of Windows Mobile. More often than not, whenever a post of theirs appears on our site, something awesome is about to happen to a device. For instance, back in February they were successfully able to grant HSPL unlock goodness to the first generation HTC WP7 devices such as the Mozart, Schubert, etc. After Microsoft released the Mango update (WP 7.5), lots of things changed---not only...

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Will Verduzco · Mar 29, 2012

HTC Titan Tastefully Undressed, Touchscreen Blushes

By now, we've all become familiar with the term XDA Unboxing. Thanks to fantastic work from XDA Recognized Developer AdamOutler, we have been made privy to deepest internals of various modern devices. After an unfortunate affair involving your standard, everyday washing machine and the lovely HTC Titan, XDA Member Advocate Admin egzthunder1 found himself with a water damaged device. Turning pain into pleasure, egzthunder1 then created a guide on how to dismantle the device. Well, due to an unfortunate incident between my Titan and...

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orb3000 · Jan 13, 2012

Custom Chrome Backing for HTC Titan

XDA Member Finalforce1111 shows us how to get your Titan back cover shiny with chrome by using sand paper which is used dry in grades 400, 240, 120, and 40g. The whole process takes about two hours. Be sure to follow the instructions provided as the order of the abrasive papers is important to deliver a well finished polishing. Originally posted by Finalforce1111 I have "Chromed" the Cover of my Titan and have made some pics during the procedure. The...

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egzthunder1 · Oct 28, 2011

HTC Titan and HTC Radar Forums Added

It has been quite a while since anyone (manufacturers) had introduced anything new for the Windows Phone 7 family of devices. There are several that have been announced by LG and Samsung, as well as the impending entry of Nokia into the world of WP7. Well, right now since the coast was clear, HTC decided to take the spotlight for themselves and released two WP7 devices running Mango from the get go. The first one, we did a review on...

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egzthunder1 · Oct 24, 2011

XDA Exclusive Phone Review – HTC Titan (The New One)

If you are a follower of our little Portal, you may be aware of a few things. The first is that we don't talk much about Windows Phone, although we don't completely alienate it; and the second one is that we hardly ever review a device. We have seen a couple of these hardware reviews by some of the guys from xda-TV, and they were very good, so I figured I would do one myself as well, particularly considering what...

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