Hey HTC One M9, Android 7.0 Nougat Just Called…

Android Nougat brought quite a few issues to many 2016 flagship devices but, thankfully, most of these issues are now solved. We have already started seeing carriers kicking off the Nougat update to devices that came out before last year, too. One example is the HTC One M9. According to the Android Soul, T-Mobile’s support Read more about Hey HTC One M9, Android 7.0 Nougat Just Called…[…]

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs HTC One M9 vs Sony Xperia Z3: Who’s Still Got The Edge?

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is a great device – that is if you look past its battery issues. It’s hard to deny that this device comes with a whole lot of impressive features; but, is it impressive enough to beat its rivals, the HTC One M9 and Sony Xperia Z3? When the Galaxy S6 is Read more about Samsung Galaxy S6 vs HTC One M9 vs Sony Xperia Z3: Who’s Still Got The Edge?[…]

Install Android 7.1.1 Nougat For HTC One M9 Here [Guide]

HTC One M9 users will no longer have to wait for the latest Android 7.1.1 Nougat update, all thanks Slim7 custom firmware. Don’t know how to do it? That’s fine as we have all the steps to take you into Nougat. However, it’s important that you backup all important data prior to attempting this flash. Read more about Install Android 7.1.1 Nougat For HTC One M9 Here [Guide][…]

HTC Bolt Looks To HTC One M9 For Performance

The HTC Bolt looks like an attempt by the company to spike up sales as in 2011, HTC produced the HTC Thunderbolt which placed it as the third-largest smartphone producer. Not much is known about the Bolt, however, there are plenty of rumors surrounding it. Evan Blass, noted leaker, states that the 5.5-inch smartphone will Read more about HTC Bolt Looks To HTC One M9 For Performance[…]

HTC One M8 Users Join Nexus 5, OnePlus 3 Ranks

Where HTC really fell hard with its flagship smartphones is the HTC One M9 – the One M8 and One M7 preceding it were hugely popular models backed by Google Play Edition (GPE) variants that unfortunately didn’t work out a couple of years back. Being a well-received device, it makes sense that developers would have Read more about HTC One M8 Users Join Nexus 5, OnePlus 3 Ranks[…]

HTC 10 Gets Help From HTC One A9 As Well

Alone, the HTC 10 is not going to be enough to pull HTC out of the wreckage it has gotten itself into. Although it has been the company’s best-selling device in recent months, HTC remains deep in the red. The HTC Vive VR is promising, and could eventually rescue the Taiwanese OEM from its financial Read more about HTC 10 Gets Help From HTC One A9 As Well[…]

Android 7.0 Nougat Promise For HTC 10 Doubtful

Compared to other OEMs, HTC is typically one of the earlier brands to release Android software updates to its lineup. Maybe that’s why it got ahead of itself by making a promise it couldn’t keep regarding its mostly forgotten HTC One A9. Well, it’s remembered now, and everyone – non-HTC users alike – have called Read more about Android 7.0 Nougat Promise For HTC 10 Doubtful[…]

HTC 10 Disappoints Much Like HTC One A9

From a technical standpoint, the HTC 10 has succeeded where the HTC One M9 failed, and is largely considered to be on par with the Samsung Galaxy S7. Unfortunately, it is far from the best-selling device like the Galaxy S7, and disappoints in the same manner as the HTC One A9. Now, the word ‘disappoint’ Read more about HTC 10 Disappoints Much Like HTC One A9[…]

Samsung Galaxy S6: Same Issue, All Users – Unlike Galaxy S7

It may not have been proven by detailed tests, but from user responses it could be assumed that between Qualcomm’s Snapdragon and Samsung’s Exynos processors, the Samsung Galaxy flagship phones not only perform better with the latter but also attain comparatively more battery life. Using the Exynos 7420 chipset didn’t exactly stop the Samsung Galaxy Read more about Samsung Galaxy S6: Same Issue, All Users – Unlike Galaxy S7[…]

HTC 10 Loses To HTC One M8 In Battery Life

Compared to the HTC One M9, the HTC 10 keeps its lights on longer. It sports a 3,000mAh battery, more than its predecessor’s 2,840mAh unit and is equipped with a more efficient processor that doesn’t overheat like the Snapdragon 810 on the One M9. Curiously, the latest HTC flagship loses out in battery endurance compared Read more about HTC 10 Loses To HTC One M8 In Battery Life[…]

HTC One M8 Could Lose Out On Android Nougat

If it is true what Evan Blass said, that the final version release of Android 7.0 Nougat is coming in September instead of October, then there’s a chance HTC users would be able to get on that train before the end of 2016. That’s because of the promise by HTC that its devices would be Read more about HTC One M8 Could Lose Out On Android Nougat[…]

Figures Reveal Poor HTC 10 Sales – What Now?

Companies don’t normally reveal the specific sales numbers of their devices, mostly just the total revenue and operating profits of its mobile division, assuming of course that it has other divisions. This is not really the case with HTC, which relies primarily on its mobile business for survival. Samsung and Sony could weather disappointing sales Read more about Figures Reveal Poor HTC 10 Sales – What Now?[…]

Google Nexus 6P Build Issue – HTC Makes It Worse!

There is one aspect of the Google Nexus 6P that is often overlooked, and it has to do with the build of the device. It’s not that the Huawei made something as fragile as the Samsung Galaxy S6, but it did create a phone that’s terribly difficult to fix. From a scale of 1 to Read more about Google Nexus 6P Build Issue – HTC Makes It Worse![…]

HTC 10 Could Repeat HTC One M7 Mess

One could argue that the HTC 10 is the most unique device since the HTC One M7. The two models in between, M8 and M9, are pretty much alike. Actually, even the M7 is pretty similar to its two subsequent successors. What all four HTC flagships have in common is their incredible durability. Users can Read more about HTC 10 Could Repeat HTC One M7 Mess[…]

HTC 10 Doing Worse Than HTC One M9 – Report Claims

When the HTC 10 was released and tested by reviewers, the verdict was more or less unanimous – HTC has finally reclaimed its mojo and its new flagship is going to lead the way to a revival for the company. That general sentiment is not echoed by a recent report by TrendForce, which claims that Read more about HTC 10 Doing Worse Than HTC One M9 – Report Claims[…]

Hot OnePlus 3 Model That Almost Existed

Let’s face it, there is more homogeneity than differentiation in the smartphone at the moment. Folks can complain about the generic appeal of the iPhone all they want, but the notable names in the Android market don’t really stand out from each other that much. Even if devices from Sony, HTC, and Samsung don’t look Read more about Hot OnePlus 3 Model That Almost Existed[…]

Google Builds On HTC 10 Success Through Nexus

If you look back at the short history of the Google Nexus hardware program, you would find that most OEMs that Google enlists for co-design and manufacturing help usually go on to be pretty successful or are at least already quite successful to begin with. HTC is one of those OEMs – in fact, it Read more about Google Builds On HTC 10 Success Through Nexus[…]

Google Nexus Denotes HTC 10, HTC One M7 Success

Edit: Corrected a mistake about the HTC Nexus One being made after the HTC One M7. When people talk about the HTC 10 bringing back the glory of the HTC One M7, it implies that besides both these devices, the HTC One M8 and One M9 are considered inferior. That’s not really the case. Technically, Read more about Google Nexus Denotes HTC 10, HTC One M7 Success[…]