HTC Vive VR headset price slashed to $599

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Last year, HTC introduced its first virtual reality headset developed by HTC and Valve Corporation dubbed as Vive in an attempt to step into the Virtual Reality market. Today, the company has announced a price cut on the Vive by $200 that is now be available for $599 (approx Rs. 38,362). In India it still costs Rs. 92,990 on Amazon.in. Continue reading “HTC Vive VR headset price slashed to $599”

HTC U11 Solar Red variant launched in India

HTC U11 Solar Red

HTC launched its flagship U11 smartphone in India back in June for Rs. 51990 in Brilliant Black and Amazing Silver colors, last month it launched the Sapphire Blue color variant of the phone. Today it has launched the Solar Red color variant of the phone in the country. Continue reading “HTC U11 Solar Red variant launched in India”

Google Pixel 2 passes through the FCC, confirms it is made by HTC, Active Edge squeeze interaction

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Google’s next generation Pixel 2 smartphone has been certified by the FCC that confirms HTC as the manufacturer of the phone. It has a model number NM8G011A and also reveals persistent search bar on the top of the settings replacing the search icon. Continue reading “Google Pixel 2 passes through the FCC, confirms it is made by HTC, Active Edge squeeze interaction”

HTC U11 update brings 1080p 60fps video recording, Bluetooth 5 will be enabled with Android O

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HTC earlier this week started rolling out a new update (v1.26.709.3) for its flagship U11 smartphone in Taiwan that brings support for 1080p 60fps video recording as it had promised a few days back. The company already said that it will roll out the feature widely in coming months. The update also brought July 2017 Android security update along with other system enhancements. Continue reading “HTC U11 update brings 1080p 60fps video recording, Bluetooth 5 will be enabled with Android O”

HTC Vive Standalone VR headset powered by Snapdragon 835 coming later this year

HTC Vive Standalone VR headset

HTC at the ChinaJoy 2017 announced its first Vive Standalone VR headset for the China market. It will be a premium headset and promises outstanding standalone VR experience and doesn’t require PC to use it, unlike the HTC VIVE headset that was launched recently. HTC says that it will be simple, light-weight and portable.

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HTC Ocean Life specs surface – 5.2-inch display, Snapdragon 660 and Android 7.1.1

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HTC is working on a new mid range smartphone under the U series. Codenamed as Ocean Life, detailed specification of the phone were shared by popular HTC tipster LlabTooFeR via Twitter.

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HTC Desire 10 Pro explodes in woman’s hand causing burnt fingers

htcLast year we saw Samsung’s Galaxy Note7 smartphones exploding due to battery heating issues. The company had to kill the device altogether after the fiasco. Now, a new incident about smartphone explosion as surfaced online. This time it is not a Samsung phone but a device by Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC.
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HTC U11 Battery Life Test

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HTC launched its flagship U11 smartphone in India last month for Rs. 51990. We recently brought you the review of the smartphone, here we have the battery life test results of the phone. It packs a 3000mAh built-in Lithium-Ion battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, has a 5.5-inch Quad HD 3D curved glass display, is powered by an Octa-core Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform, has 6GB of RAM and runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with HTC Sense UI. Check out the test results below.

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OnePlus 5 vs HTC U11 – What’s different

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OnePlus, as promised, introduced its latest flagship device dubbed as OnePlus 5 yesterday. This is the first smartphone in the OnePlus portfolio to sport a dual camera setup. Having said that, today we have come up with spec comparison between OnePlus 5 and the HTC U11 that was launched in India recently. Check it out below. Continue reading “OnePlus 5 vs HTC U11 — What’s different”

Solar Red HTC U11 now available for pre-order in the U.S.

HTC U11 Solar Red

HTC introduced its flagship U11 smartphone in Amazing Silver, Sapphire Blue, Brilliant Black, Ice White, and Solar Red colors. Today the company has started taking orders for the Solar Red version of the phone in the U.S. Apart from the color, other specifications are the same. It is available only in Continue reading “Solar Red HTC U11 now available for pre-order in the U.S.”

HTC U11 Review: This squeezable phone is HTC’s best phone in years

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In an attempt to change its fortune and to outdo its rivals, the Taiwan-based HTC today launched the HTC U11, a new smartphone packed with some flagship grade internals dubbed as HTC U11 featuring a new technology called as Edge Sense. This ‘U’ series marks the next chapter in HTC’s portfolio concentrating more on design following the ‘M’series. Continue reading “HTC U11 Review: This squeezable phone is HTC’s best phone in years”

HTC U11 with 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Snapdragon 835, 6GB RAM launched in India for Rs. 51990

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HTC today launched its flagship U11 smartphone in India, as it had promised.  It was introduced last month and packs a  5.5-inch Quad HD 3D glass screen on the front and 3D glass on the back as well, is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform and runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat).  It is also dust and water-resistant with IP67 ratings and has Edge Sensor for new squeeze interaction. Continue reading “HTC U11 with 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Snapdragon 835, 6GB RAM launched in India for Rs. 51990”

HTC U11 launching in India on June 16

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HTC today sent out invites for the launch of its flagship smartphone in India on June 16th. It was introduced last month and packs a  5.5-inch Quad HD 3D glass screen on the front and 3D glass on the back as well, is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform and runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat).  It is also dust and water-resistant with IP67 ratings and has Edge Sensor for new squeeze interaction. Continue reading “HTC U11 launching in India on June 16”