HTC U11 LIFE Posts on XDA

HTC U11 Life is HTC’s first smartphone to get the Android Pie update

Google released the first stable version of Android Pie back in the first week of August. We're getting close to the fourth month after its release and some companies are just now beginning to get the latest version of Android onto their devices. In fact, there are some who have begun selling devices in the...

HTC isn’t giving up on making smartphones

HTC's smartphone business has been on a downward spiral for the past 2 years. Their 2017 lineup of smartphones, which included the HTC U Ultra, HTC U11, HTC U11 Plus, and the HTC U11 Life, was, while decent all-around, a flop. The company then went on to have an even rougher 2018: the HTC U12...

HTC U11/U11+/U11 Life (Android One) & U12+ confirmed to get Android Pie

The stable version of Android 9 Pie was officially released on Tuesday for the Google Pixel/XL and the Google Pixel 2/XL. On the same date, Essential rolled out the Android Pie update for the Essential Phone. The OnePlus 6 is currently on Android Pie beta 3, while the Nokia 7 Plus just received Android Pie...

How A/B Partitions and Seamless Updates Affect Custom Development on XDA

When Android Nougat released, it had us talking about all kinds of new features. We got a newly updated user interface for starters along with long-awaited multiwindow capabilities and Vulkan Graphics API support. But one under-the-hood addition flew over the heads of most users. Android Nougat introduced "Seamless Updates" on devices that support A/B partitions....

Android 8.0 Oreo Arrives to the T-Mobile HTC U11 Life, Rollout Starting Today

The HTC U11 Life is a strange device because of how different its software is in different regions. Globally, the device is touted as the first Android One device made by HTC as the company replaced HTC's Sense UI skin with stock Android 8.0 Oreo. However, the American variant of the same phone does not have the...

Unlocked HTC U11 Life Receives Android Oreo Update in the US

The HTC U11 Life was announced on November 2 alongside HTC's flagship HTC U11 Plus. While the latter's yet to launch in all markets, the U11 Life hit store shelves earlier this year, including in the US. But there was a problem: In some countries, it shipped with an Android 7.1 Nougat-based version of Sense...

HTC Officially Launches the U11 Life, Android One, Snapdragon 630, 3/4GB RAM, 2,600mAh Battery

HTC recently held a hardware launch event at what was speculated to only be for one device, the HTC U11 Life. Instead, the Taiwanese handset maker officially unveiled both the U11 Life as well as the U11+ at the event. We talked about the U11+ earlier today so now we wanted to dive into details...

HTC U11+ & U11 Life Appear in Hands-On Video Ahead of Launch Event

It's now 2 days until HTC officially announces their final 2017 devices, the flagship HTC U11+ (with a larger 6" 18:9 LCD display and key improvements over the regular U11) and the mid-range HTC U11 Life (an Android One device with a Snapdragon 630 SoC many U11 features at a cheaper price point). As we...

The Upcoming HTC U11 Life Leaks in Full, Courtesy of T-Mobile

HTC is now preparing for an event on Thursday, where they'll announce new additions to the HTC U lineup. The star of the show will allegedly be the HTC U11+, which is pretty much a revision of the critically acclaimed HTC U11, swapping the 5.5" 16:9 display for a bigger 6" display with a beefier...

HTC U11 Life Rumored to Launch on November 2, Alleged Specs Leaked

This year we've watched as HTC has launched their new U series with a couple of new devices on the market already. We've been hearing rumors of two more HTC U devices that have yet to be revealed with one being called the HTC U11 Plus and the other being the HTC U11 Life. There's...