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HTC One X+ will not be updated past Android 4.2.2

2012's flagship devices won't receive another point release It's always a sad day when we have to report that a device will no longer be receiving software updates. HTC has confirmed that its 2012 flagship, the One X+ — and by extension the One X — will not be making the jump beyond Android 4.2....
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Gold HTC One hands-on

One of our 2013 favorites, revisited in an exclusive new color We've spent all week getting to know some of this year's most-anticipated upcoming Android devices at CES 2014 in Las Vegas. But as we head towards the end of the week, there's just time to take a look at one of our favorite Android...
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HTC talks phones, phones and more phones at #CESlive

Small phone, big phone, bigger phone — HTC brought it all (but nothing really new just yet) to Las Vegas Jeff Gordon from HTC took a couple of minutes to talk to John P and Derek Kessler and recap the devices we saw in 2013. From the unparalleled build quality of the HTC One to the bigger...
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HTC ekes out a $10 million profit in Q4

Finally, a bit of not-quite-dismal financial news for HTC. While the Taiwanese manufacturer didn't hit expectations with its fourth-quarter earnings, it did manage to turn a $10 million profit — which it failed to do the previous quarter. The uptick can at least in part be credited to its sell-off...
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Android 4.3 update for EVO 4G LTE aims for mid-February, exec says

Getting your device on the latest version of Android is not always a quick process, but HTC has confirmed that Android 4.3 will be coming in mid February to the EVO 4G LTE on Sprint. Jason Mackenzie, President of HTC America, has replied on Twitter giving us some new information about the update....
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Nokia patent trial ends with ban of HTC Android device sales in Germany

HTC to appeal decision as Google works to invalidate the patent altogether Nokia has snagged yet another patent victory against HTC in German court today. Following a trial hoping to prove that HTC's Android-powered phones infringed Nokia's patent for transferring data over NFC or Bluetooth (...
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HTC details the Android OEM update process with a fancy infographic

Android updates are a series of tubes ... Android version updates are a pretty big deal for a lot of end-users. Enough that a few have climbed aboard the Nexus train to keep things timely, even though they enjoy the features an OEM might add to Android. We aren't going to question — we like...
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HTC Butterfly S updated to Android 4.3 + Sense 5.5

The HTC One family may be the focus of HTC's Western product lineup, but the Butterfly line remains a popular choice in Asia, with the Butterfly S being the current flagship in that series. And from today the 5-inch handset is being updated to bring it in line with its metal-clad sibling, moving up...
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Red HTC One Max launching in Taiwan

Hot on the heels of the black variant that appeared first in Hong Kong last week, HTC has launched a red version of the 5.9-inch One Max in its home territory of Taiwan. Hardware-wise the red Max is identical to the silver version — including the rear-mounted fingerprint scanner — but sports a red...
HTC One in gold

Gold HTC One now available in the UK

UK retailers selling golden handset on-contract Remember the gold HTC One? No, not the real gold HTC One — the one that's still made of aluminum but has a pale gold-colored exterior. The most exclusive of all the HTC One colors is now available from UK retailers Carphone Warehouse and Phones 4u...
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HTC CFO to take over global sales duties

HTC Chief Financial Officer Chailin Chang will take over as head of global sales in addition to his current responsibilities, reports Bloomberg. Chang takes over global sales duties from HTC America President Jason Mackenzie, who has occupied the role since late 2012, having managed both global...
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More HTC Android 4.3 updates landing this week

4.3 rolling out now for HTC One Mini; Verizon HTC One OTA due this week; international One Max also getting bugfix update More Android 4.3 updates are arriving for certain HTC One series handsets this week. First up, the international HTC One Mini is getting an over-the-air update to version 2....
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HTC One Google Play edition Android 4.4.2 update rolling out

HTCDev framework support files for the latest build also available Just a few short days after most Nexus devices started making the hop to Android 4.4.2, the HTC One Google Play edition is now pulling up to parity. According to a few different tips we've received as well as posts in our forums...
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Black HTC One Max headed to Hong Kong

With the HTC One and One Mini already available in a slew of different colors, HTC is bringing a little more variety to the latest member of the HTC One family, the One Max. The black HTC One Max has made its debut in Hong Kong, and the manufacturer's Hong Kong site shows the Max in its new...
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UK Court of Appeal grants HTC stay on injunction

Manufacturer may resume shipping HTC One Mini into the UK HTC UK has released a statement saying it's been granted a stay on the injunction preventing shipments of the HTC One Mini into the UK. This follows a High Court ruling earlier this month which found that a component in the device...
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HTC and Verizon confirm Droid DNA Android 4.2.2 update

600MB update already landing on devices Both HTC and Verizon have confirmed that an update bringing Android 4.2.2 along with Sense 5 is on its way to Droid DNA owners today. It's certainly been a long time coming (as other HTC devices start to hit Android 4.4), but we'll never turn down such a...
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HTC now offering $0 down 0% interest financing for unlocked One handsets

Making the upfront cost of an unlocked handset a bit more attainable Following tightly in the footsteps of Motorola, HTC will now offer $0 down 0% financing on the unlocked HTC One. The deal works out much the same as other financing offers — you agree to make 24 monthly payments for the handset...
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HTC One Mini sales to be blocked in UK following court ruling

HTC One also at risk of ban A British judge has ruled that HTC must stop selling its One Mini handset in the UK from this Friday, Dec. 6, after finding that it infringed upon Nokia's patents. A report from Bloomberg states that the HTC One was also found to breach certain Nokia patents, but...
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HTC releases unaudited revenue figures for November

Revenue up slightly from October, but latest numbers show year-on-year drop of more than 27 percent HTC has this morning released its unaudited revenue figures for November 2013, showing that it brought in NT$15.47 billion ($523 million) in the last month. That's a 3.18 percent increase on...
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Dual-SIM HTC One with microSD slot coming to the UK

Available now for pre-order, priced £494.99 HTC has announced that it'll bring a dual-SIM version of its flagship HTC One handset to the UK. The dual-SIM HTC One will also feature a removable back panel, like the HTC One Max, and expandable storage via a microSD slot supporting up to 64GB cards...

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