HTC

Using the first Android smartphone I owned in 2017

Advances in the smartphone space have occurred at an almost exponential rate, but with seemingly small changes happening every six months to a year, it might be hard for some of us to appreciate how far we’ve actually come in a short amount of time. To truly highlight this, I thought it would be …

Phones

Google’s Pixel 2 is copying the wrong phone

Thanks to the entirely expected Google Pixel 2 leak we saw earlier this week, we have confirmations for several of the Pixel 2 rumors out there. I …

Phones

UPS is going all-in on VR, and it’s picked the HTV Vive as its platform of choice

Being a delivery driver might not seem like a particularly exciting gig, but hauling packages for a company like UPS requires lots and lots of …

Virtual Reality

FCC filing for smaller Pixel 2 confirms HTC as manufacturer, Snapdragon 83x chipset, and "Active Edge" squeezable frame

One year ago today, the original Pixel and Pixel XL (which we then knew only as Nexus Marlin and Sailfish) passed through the FCC. Fast forward 365 …

Tablets

Google’s Pixel 2 pops up at the FCC with Active Edge and Android 8.0.1

With Android O allegedly being officially announced on August 21st, another much-anticipated Google product has taken another step in its march …

Technology

Red HTC U11 Up For Pre-order In India

The solar red version of the HTC U11 has been available in the UK and other countries for a while and now the handset is launching in India.<p>The red …

Tablets

HTC's Q2 Financial Report Shows a Loss of $64.23 Million

HTC’s Q2 Financial Report Shows a Loss of $64.23 Million, 9th Quarterly Loss in a Row<p>A lot of people within the Android community have a strong …

Mobile Development

Moderately successful HTC U11 wasn’t enough to return company to profitability during Q2

Hailed as a box-office hit shortly after its commercial debut, the HTC U11 can still be considered a good start for a new direction in the Taiwanese …

Markets

HTC U11 Life: News and Rumors

Why it matters to you<p>The HTC U11 is a very desirable phone, but it's quite large. The rumored U11 Life may bring some of the U11's best features to a …

Gear & Gadgets

HTC U11 Life to come with Snapdragon 630

We recently reviewed the HTC U11 (review) and we claimed it to be one of the best smartphones we have laid our hands upon in the recent times. The …

Technology (India)

iPhone vs the world: 2007-2017

How did the best phones of the past decade - that weren’t made by Apple - stack up against the equivalent iPhone?

Phones

The HTC U11 is a good smartphone — but that's still not enough to save the company

• <b>The HTC U11 is the company's latest flagship smartphone, the first one critics have largely agreed on as great in years.</b>• <b><br>Some went as far as saying that this is a comeback device for HTC.</b>• <b><br>The company has had significant financial struggles over the past few years.</b>• <b><br>No matter how good it is, the HTC U11</b> …

HTC One

HTC ‘Ocean Life’ will launch as HTC U11 Life later this year

After launching the well-received U11, HTC looks to add one more device to its U-branded lineup before the end of 2017. One of our sources has confirmed that the HTC Ocean Life, which has been subject to a handful of leaks in recent months, will come to market as the HTC U11 Life later this year.<p>As …

Tablets

HTC U11 in Taiwan is already receiving its 1080p 60 fps video recording update

Well that was fast. Just two days ago we reported that HTC U11 models everywhere would receive 1080p 60 fps video recording capabilities in the next couple months. I didn’t expect the update to start rolling out so quickly, but apparently HTC has already flipped the switch on the update, at least …

Taiwan

Here’s what it’s like to use the HTC U11’s Edge Sense

I’ve been using the HTC U11 as my primary driver for the past couple of weeks now (my review is coming soon) and I have to say, Edge Sense really is …

Google Assistant

I finally got an iPhone and I hate it

Why does Tim Cook want to treat me like a child?

Apple

HTC U11 will get 60 fps video recording in the next couple of months

The U11 is an impressive device from HTC, and now it will be getting a new feature that should make owners plenty happy.<p>Today, HTC’s the official …

HTC is rolling out 60 fps video to the U11 sometime in the ‘next couple of months’

Open-ended time frame, much?<p>HTC announced today that 60 fps video recording is coming to its newest squeezable U11 flagship phones. Somewhat puzzlingly, though, HTC will be rolling out the update very, very slowly “over the next couple of months,” which seems like an inordinately long amount of …

Samsung Galaxy S8

HTC U11 will get 60 FPS video recording in the next few months

HTC took to Twitter to announce that every HTC U11 device will be getting 60 FPS video recording support over the next couple of months.<p>While DxOMark scores are a bit controversial, HTC set a new record with the U11, which scored a first-ever 90 in terms of its photo- and video-capturing …

Amazon Alexa

HTC plans to add support for 60FPS recording to the U11

The already impressive camera on the HTC U11 is about to get even better.On Monday, HTC announced, via Twitter, that it plans to update the U11 to …

July revenue drop signals HTC U11 losing market grip

As HTC is a Taiwanese company, it must report its revenue figures monthly. This gives us some insight as to how not only quarters relate to those …

Technology

MakeVR Pro Brings CAD-Based Precision Tools To 3D Modeling In VR For HTC VIVE

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Vive Studios™, the virtual reality (VR) content development and publishing initiative from HTC VIVE™, and Sixense, a global leader in motion tracking and VR content, today launched <i>MakeVR Pro.</i> The VR content creation experience houses an industry-standard …

Virtual Reality

iPhone 7 vs HTC U11: Apple Is Better Only If You Disregard Technical Wisdom.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>3</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) For many, it’s hard to see the iPhone 7 vs HTC U11 comparison. Other than the haters, everyone adores …

Phones

Stock Android is no longer the best version of Android

Android fanboys hold two truths to be self-evident: Android is better than iOS, and the closer to stock (or AOSP), the better.<p>To the tech-saavy user, an Android skin is, at best, an unnecessary inconvenience. More often, it’s a deleterious faux pas by manufacturers out of touch with user …

Phones

10 copywriting tips for B2B marketers

James Fieldhouse, senior copywriter at OLIVER, lists his top 10 copywriting tips for B2B marketers<p><b>1. Always have a brief.</b> Starting a copy task …

HTC One

Moto Z2 Force vs. HTC U11: With so much in common, it's a tight race

There are few ways to stand out in the high-end smartphone market nowadays.<p>The high-end phone space is amazingly tough to break into in any real …

Phones

HTC U11 files at the FCC to allow for Bluetooth 5.0 support

Bluetooth 5 is here with more space and speed for data to tunnel through from device to device and the Snapdragon 835 is one of the chipsets to …

Technology

The FCC probably just posted the Pixel 2 - SlashGear

Today the FCC posted a smartphone from HTC with all the trappings of the second-generation Pixel smartphone. This is Google’s second-wave “Pixel” …

FCC

Upcoming HTC U11 update brings Bluetooth 5.0, August Security Patch, and sRGB Screen Mode

There’s plenty to love and hate about the HTC U11, its Edge Sense feature will always divide fans opinions, but it’s always good to see a handset …

Android Lollipop

Best HTC Phones

HTC may be an underdog in the smartphone world, but it's still making some of the best handsets on the market.<p>There are a lot of smartphones out …

Phones