It’s been a while since we saw a compelling flagship from HTC. The HTC 10 Evo launched back a couple of months back wasn’t much of an upgrade over the 10 and offered little reason for users to upgrade. With the U Ultra, the company has adopted a somewhat refreshed design though the device is unmistakably an HTC. What is more interesting is that HTC isn’t really calling this its flagship and maintains that it still has a lot more under its sleeve. Having spent some time with the U Ultra, here’s our thoughts on the device. Continue reading “HTC U Ultra Review”
After rolling out Android Nougat update for unlocked HTC 10 smartphone in the U.S. and Europe last November, the company resumed the roll out in Europe earlier this month after pausing it due to an unforeseen technical issue, with the company estimating a fix due in February. Today the company has started rolling out the Nougat update for HTC 10 users in India. Continue reading “HTC 10 Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out in India”
HTC just launched its flagship U Ultra smartphone and U Play in India at an event, as it had promised. Both the smartphones was announced last month. The HTC U Ultra comes with a 2-inch 520 PPI secondary touch-screen display above the main 5.7-inch Quad HD display. The U Play has a 5.2-inch 1080p display without a secondary screen and is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P10 processor, has 16-megapixel front and rear cameras and a fingerprint sensor on the front.
Continue reading “HTC U Ultra with secondary display, Snapdragon 821 and U Play launched in India for Rs. 59990 and Rs. 39990”
Images of HTC One X10 surfaced last month, thanks to @evleaks who also said that it will be announced sometime in the first quarter of 2017. Now live images of the smartphone has surfaced confirming the name of the smartphone along with its unibody metal design. Continue reading “HTC One X10 with 5.5-inch 1080p display, fingerprint sensor, Android 7.0 live images surface”
HTC just sent out invites for the launch of its flagship U Ultra smartphone in India on February 21st. It was announced last month and comes with a 2-inch 520 PPI secondary touch-screen display above the main 5.7-inch Quad HD display. It has a glass finish on the front and back, and a metal frame and the rear glass is fully curved at all four edges. Continue reading “HTC U Ultra with secondary display, Snapdragon 821 launching in India on February 21”
HTC is working on a mobile VR headset that will be launched by the end of this year, according to HTC CFO Chia-lin Chang who told Cnet. The mobile VR headset will be compatible with company’s new top-end smartphone, the U Ultra. Continue reading “HTC said to be launching mobile VR headset in 2017”
HTC today reported a net loss of NT$ 3.1 billion ($100 million) or loss of NT$3.77 per share, on revenue of NT$ 22.2 billion ($720.7 million) for its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter that ended December 31, 2016. This is the seventh consecutive loss for the company. Operating profit was down 12.1% year-on-year to NT$ 3.6 billion ($116.8 million) with operating margin of -16.0%. Continue reading “HTC reports $100 million loss in Q4 2016, revenue down 13% YoY”
HTC today launched HTC 10 evo, the company’s latest smartphone in the ‘HTC 10’ series in India. It was introduced back in November last year as the global version of the HTC Bolt and doesn’t have a 3.5mm audio jack instead it uses USB Type-C audio. It comes with HTC BoomSound Adaptive Audio, which scans your ears and the ambient noise around you to adjust audio output to suit your personal hearing capabilities. It also has Hi-Res audio that delivers 24-bit audio. Continue reading “HTC 10 evo with 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Android 7.0, water-resistant body launched in India for Rs. 48990”
A few months back, HTC’s Android Watch code-named Halfbeak surfaced on Chinese social media network — Weibo. After a much longer gap, the wearable has surfaced on the Internet once again with lots of photos revealing the device in full glory. Continue reading “HTC Android Wear smartwatch surfaces again in live images”
HTC One A9 has started receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update. Mo Versi, HTC’s VP of Product Management said that unlocked versions of the HTC A9 will begin receiving Android 7.0 Nougat from January 16.
Continue reading “Android 7.0 Nougat update starts rolling out for unlocked HTC One A9”
HTC today announced HTC U Play, a smaller version of the HTC U Ultra with a 5.2-inch 1080p display without a secondary screen. This has the has same glass design with a metal frame and HTC Sense Companion for AI-based suggestions. This is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P10 processor, has 16-megapixel front and rear cameras and a fingerprint sensor on the front.
HTC just announced U Ultra, the company’s flagship smartphone in the new ‘U series’. The main highlight of the smartphone is the 2-inch 520 PPI secondary touch-screen display above the main display, like the LG V20. It has a glass finish on the front and back, and a metal frame and the rear glass is fully curved at all four edges. HTC says that it has developed a unique process called optical spectrum hybrid deposition” to give the glass multi-layered color. Continue reading “HTC U Ultra with 5.7-inch Quad HD display, secondary display, Snapdragon 821, Android 7.0 announced”
HTC is expected to announce HTC U Ultra at an event on January 12th. A bunch of live images of the HTC U Ultra have surfaced in a new leak. According to the images, it looks like the phone will sport a secondary display that we have already seen on LG V10 and LG V20. Continue reading “HTC U Ultra live images surface hinting at secondary display”
HTC is all set to introduce One X10 this quarter as the successor of One X9 that was introduced back in December 2015, according to @evleaks. According to the rumor, the phone will come with a 5.5-inch 1080p display, similar to the predecessor, but this is said to be powered by MediaTek Helio P10 processor, similar to the Desire 10 Pro. Continue reading “HTC One X10 could be announced in Q1 2017”
Previously, we reported that the Taiwan-based handset maker HTC has scheduled an event on January 12th. In the latest development, popular tipster @onleaks has tweeted that the official name of the upcoming HTC smartphone might be HTC U Ultra. Continue reading “HTC U Ultra could be HTC Ocean Note with 6-inch display and no 3.5mm headphone jack”