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The HTC U11+ is HTC’s next smartphone to get the Android 9 Pie update

For the past few months, the once-great Taiwanese smartphone brand HTC has struggled to convince us that it's still relevant. After Google acquired 2,000 of HTC's smartphone engineers and Valve moved ahead with its new own Index VR system, it doesn't look like there's much left for HTC to do. The company recently shifted its...

[Update: New Timeline] HTC U12+, U11, and U11+ now expected to get Android Pie in Q2 2019

HTC may not have given up on smartphones just yet, but there is little left for consumers to stick around for. The Taiwanese OEM, which was once a contender for the pole position for the top Android smartphone brand, is now trying hard to attract new customers or even keep the old ones. HTC's plans...

Chrome OS Instant Tethering now supports 15 more Chromebooks and 30 more Android smartphones

Chromebooks are known for being lightweight and easy to use. This makes Chrome OS devices perfect for on-the-go computing. While we already carry smartphones that can connect to the internet at all times, most people don't want a separate data plan for their laptop. Chrome OS has made this easy with a feature called Instant...

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...

HTC U12+ is official: Snapdragon 845, Edge Sense 2.0, and quad cameras

After months of leaks and rumors, HTC has officially launched its new flagship smartphone: the HTC U12+. The phone is the successor of the U11+, which was a mid-cycle refresh of the U11. Most of the specifications of the device were already known thanks to a detailed specifications leak last week. In some ways, the HTC...

HTC U12+ render shows off 6-inch WQHD+ display and dual rear cameras

The HTC U11 was HTC's flagship smartphone in 2017. Then, in  November, HTC opted to release a mid-cycle refresh in the form of the U11+. The U11+ had a limited roll-out of availability and it never launched in the US. Since the last week, we have been seeing more rumors of HTC's 2018 flagship phone, which...

HTC U12 Design Details Include Matte White Metal and Glass Design

HTC unveiled the U11 last May and released a mid-cycle refresh in the form of the HTC U11+ in November. In the last few weeks, rumors about HTC's 2018 flagship smartphone, the HTC U12, have been increasing. Two days ago, renowned leaker @LlabTooFeR posted most of the leaked specifications of the device. The leaked specifications for the U12...

HTC U11+ launched in India for Rs. 56,990 ($889), available today on Flipkart

The HTC U11 was the company's flagship smartphone for 2017, and it represented a drastic departure from the HTC 10 in several respects. After the U11's launch, Google opted to buy part of HTC's smartphone division, a deal which closed recently. Then, in November, HTC launched the U11+—a mid-cycle upgrade over the U11. (We discovered...

HTC Edge Launcher Updated with Support for HTC U11 and Customization Options

The HTC U11 and U11+ are departures from their predecessor, the HTC 10. Both drop the aluminum unibody construction in favor of a 3D glass back and a metal frame, and have another unique feature, Edge Sense, which actives shortcuts when you squeeze the phones' sides. Unlike the Active Edge functionality on the Google Pixel 2,...

HTC U11+ Was Originally the HTC-Made Google Pixel 2 XL (Muskie)

When rumors started circulating about the 2017 Pixel smartphones, we originally heard about two different devices with the codename Walleye and Taimen. Shortly after, we heard about a third device called Muskie, so many were thinking there would be three new Pixel phones for the year. That didn't end up being the case as Muskie...

HTC Officially Launches the HTC U11+: 6″ QHD+, Snapdragon 835, 3,930mAh Battery (Not Coming to U.S.)

We've been seeing rumors of the HTC U11+ for a while now with a lot of the specs and features being revealed already. We knew that HTC was working on multiple variants of their HTC U series devices (codenamed Ocean), but it wasn't until last month that we heard the first rumors about its specs....