HTC plans new 8.9 inch tablet
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 27 March 2015 12:05

HTC plans new 8.9 inch tablet


1530 x 2048 pixel resolution

HTC is planning to launch a new 8.9 inch tablet at its media event next month, new rumours suggest.

Larger HTC One M9+ coming
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 26 March 2015 10:35

Larger HTC One M9+ coming


5.2-inch, MediaTek MT6795T inside

HTC has invited press to an event in Shanghai and they will most likely see the HTC One M9+, and possibly the E9, an inexpensive version of the new HTC One.

HTC CEO Peter Chou stepping down
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 20 March 2015 10:49

HTC CEO Peter Chou stepping down


Will stick around in future dev lab

Peter Chou is no longer the CEO of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC. 

HTC One E9 and M9 plus spec looks good
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 09:24

HTC One E9 and M9 plus spec looks good


Both rely on MediaTek 6795 SoC

HTC will be launching two cool phones to follow up the HTC One M9 release. The flagship phone looks good and performs quite well, powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810. We could not get to overheat it doing our time with the device. 

HTC One M9 scores 53852 in AnTuTu
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Friday, 06 March 2015 10:26

HTC One M9 scores 53852 in AnTuTu


Snapdragon 810 in action

We had a chance to run AnTuTu on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 in the HTC One M9, and we managed to run the latest and greatest 64-bit version of the test. 

HTC Grip smartband announced
Published in Wearables
Sunday, 01 March 2015 17:24

HTC Grip smartband announced


Under Armor cooperation, $199

HTC has announced its first wearable, and it is not a smartwatch. The device is called HTC Grip and as you can imagine it is a smartband. 

HTC officially announces One M9
Published in Mobiles
Sunday, 01 March 2015 17:10

HTC officially announces One M9


Special curved metal unibody

At its dedicated Utopia in Progress event at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015 in Barcelona, HTC has now officially unveiled its new HTC One M9 smartphone.

Valve and HTC announce VR headset
Published in Wearables
Sunday, 01 March 2015 16:46

Valve and HTC announce VR headset


It's called HTC Vive

HTC has just announced the One M9 smartphone, the HTC Grip smartband and a Valve cooperation on a device called Vive - a Virtual Reality headset.  

HTC One M9 leaked in Germany
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 23 February 2015 09:38

HTC One M9 leaked in Germany


Evolutionary design, no big surprises

The new HTC One M9 has been leaked by a German retailer, complete with official renders and specs. 

HTC launches Desire 626 in Taiwan
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 10 February 2015 08:46

HTC launches Desire 626 in Taiwan


Snapdragon 410 LTE inside for $190

HTC has not been doing particularly well in the mainstream market, but the new plan is to win 25 percent of the market in this sub-$200 segment this year, at least in Taiwan.