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Video Confirms HTC U11 Design, Showcases “Edge Sense” Squeezing Features

As is typically the case with HTC devices, we just received a full "leak" of the phone ahead of the official unveiling -- well, the May 16th event anyway. It's not rare to see accidental embargo breaks, and this time we saw yet another quick upload and takedown of a hands-on video shot in Taiwan,...

Renders of the HTC U11 have been Leaked

Most big players in the mobile world have already unveiled their flagship devices. That includes the Korean giants Samsung and LG. It appears that the Taiwan-based HTC is planning to release the HTC U11 soon, given the handful of teasers the company has posted. But thanks to 91Mobiles, we now have early renders of the...

Report: HTC’s Upcoming Flagship Will be Called HTC U 11, Will Come in 5 Color Options

It looks like HTC has finally reached a conclusion as to what to name its upcoming flagship device. Internally code-named ''Ocean'', it was earlier believed that the device would carry the brand name "HTC U," however, a new report shows that won't be the case. The report comes to us courtesy of Evan Blass (@evleaks) over...

HTC Launches the HTC One X10 in Russia

Back in November of last year, we saw the first hint about HTC releasing a smartphone called the HTC One X10 in Russia. This happened when HTC got the device certified within the country alongside others such as the HTC 10 Evo and the HTC Desire 650. We didn't know much about the device then,...

Google Is Reportedly Considering New Hardware Partners For 2018’s Pixel

While Google has yet to release second-generation Pixel device for this year, a new report coming in hints that Google might be looking for a new hardware partner to manufacture its 2018 smartphone lineup. HTC has already secured a 2-year manufacturing deal for the Pixel devices this year, which will likely be launched later this fall,...

Google is Still Working to Increase the Speed in Which OEMs Roll Out Security Updates

Many Android owners within the enthusiast community have simply given up on big OEMs rolling out monthly security updates. Granted, Samsung has promised in the past that they will be rolling out monthly security updates. LG promised the same when they launched their monthly security update bulletin as well. Sadly, smartphone OEMs aren't in control...

Opinion: The U Ultra Signals HTC’s Utter Identity Loss After a Compelling HTC 10

Throughout May of last year, I had the pleasure of reviewing the HTC 10, a sturdy little phone that ended up becoming one of my favorite releases of 2016. At the time, HTC had a lot to prove to regular customers and its fanbase alike -- the One M9 had been a colossal failure, blasted by...

Nexus 9 Vulnerability Allowed Attack Through Headphone Port, Fixed in March Update

In a BlackHat paper dating back to 2013, Michael Ossmann & Kyle Osborn showed that several smartphones had multiplexed wired functionality. Most of this research paper focused on the USB socket, but it was also revealed that the Nexus 4 has a TTL UART interface hidden in its headphone port as well. This is interesting because it showed...

HTC U Ultra Unboxing and Hands on

We have a video unboxing of the HTC U Ultra for you today. Check it out to see our first impressions of this interesting new phone from HTC.   We got this phone used at a great deal on Swappa. Swappa is still the best place to buy and sell used phones online. If you're someone who likes...

HTC to Release a Mobile VR Product in 2017

While HTC is still floundering in the mobile market these days, some would say the company released the best VR headset available in April of last year. The HTC Vive was certainly a surprising success. When the Oculus Rift failed to live up to its hype, the Vive managed to make a lot of VR...

HTC Plans to Get Out of Entry Level Market in 2017, Intends to Produce At Most 7 Smartphones

HTC had a brief period where its devices in the mid and budget ranges started catching on in the Indian market. While they were not uber-popular, devices like the HTC Explorer (pico) had their own user base and could be seen frequently in urban areas. But gone are the days of HTC's presence in the budget segment....

HTC Posts Q4 2016 Financial Results with $116.7 Million Operating Loss

HTC has disclosed its financial results for the last quarter of 2016, and its dry run continues for yet another quarter. Revenue stagnated for this quarter compared to the last, and when compared to the last year, revenue streams declined significantly for the Taiwanese company. Quarterly revenue of the company came in at NT$22.2 Billion, or $729 Million....