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  • HTC launches Desire 616, One (E8) smartphones in India at Rs 16,900, Rs 34,990 July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Buoyed by strong growth in sales in the country, Taiwanese handset maker HTC today said it aims to capture 15 per cent share of the multi-billion dollar Indian smartphone market. The company launched two new handsets - Desire 616 and HTC One E8 - priced at Rs 16,900...
  • Is HTC making the next-gen Nexus tablet? June 23, 2014

    New Delhi: If an Android Police report is to be believed, HTC is working on the next-gen Nexus tablet. Codenamed the HTC Volantis (or Flounder), the tablet will measure 8.9 inches diagonally, and will come with 2GB of RAM and front-facing stereo speakers. The device is expected to come powered...
  • HTC hopes the flagship One (M8) smartphone will revive its fortunes June 8, 2014

    Taipei: Once a star of the intensely competitive smartphone sector, Taiwan's HTC has seen its fortunes collapse in recent years - but the success of its latest model provides a glimmer of hope. The company started out as a contract smartphone manufacturer for major foreign players including Microsoft and only began...
  • HTC One (E8): HTC launches a plastic version of its flagship One (M8) smartphone June 3, 2014

    New Delhi: HTC has unveiled a cheaper version of its flagship smartphone. Named the One (E8), the new smartphone has plastic casings, unlike the flagship One (M8) that comes with metal housing. HTC seems to be taking a leaf out of Apple's strategy which last year introduced a cheaper version of...
  • LG G3 to be unveiled on May 27: Everything you should know about the Samsung Galaxy S5 rival May 27, 2014

    New Delhi: After Samsung and HTC, it's now time for LG to doff the silk off its next flagship smartphone, the LG G3. But even before LG officially uncovers its new flagship smartphone on Tuesday, there is a lot we know about the phone courtesy of famous tipsters, including evleaks,...
  • Apple likely to buy headphone maker Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion: Report May 9, 2014

    Apple is close to buying headphone maker Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion, the Financial Times reported. The purchase of Beats, which also runs a streaming music service, would be Apple's largest ever acquisition, the newspaper reported. It said the deal could be announced as early as next week. Founded by rapper Dr....
  • Will the new flagship phone HTC One M8 help the company retrieve its market share? May 7, 2014

    Taipei: Taiwan's HTC Corp is stepping up advertising to ensure sales of the One M8 smartphone live up to the new flagship's critical acclaim, and win the vendor a bigger share of the developed markets it once dominated. HTC reached the top of the US market in the third quarter of...
  • HTC's flagship smartphone One M8 selling quicker than its predecessor May 6, 2014

    Taipei: Taiwan's HTC Corp said it is selling new flagship smartphone One M8 quicker than its predecessor, and that the strong showing will help it claw back market share in developed markets such as the US. HTC's market share has steadily declined since the company briefly topped the smartphone market in...
  • HTC Desire 210: HTC's cheapest smartphone will compete with Nokia X, Lumia 520, Samsung Galaxy S Duos April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: With an aim to more than double its market share in two years in India, smartphone maker HTC announced global launch of its lowest priced smartphone Desire 210 for Rs 8,700. "In the last 12 months or so we have been thinking about to...
  • HTC-made Nexus 8 tablet to be released in the third quarter of 2014: Report April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: HTC, which manufactured the first Nexus smartphone for Google, has once again joined hands with the company to produce another Nexus device, but this time it's for a tablet. According to a report from DigiTimes, Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC is working in joint collaboration with Google to manufacture...
  • HTC launches Desire 210, Desire 816 smartphones in India at Rs 8,700 onwards April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: HTC announced the launch of two new smartphones in India - Desire 210 and Desire 816. The HTC Desire 210 will be available in India by the end of this month at Rs 8,700, while the HTC Desire 816 will be available in India starting May at Rs...
  • HTC One (M8) to go on sale in India from the first week of May at Rs 49,900 April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: HTC has finally announced the availability and picing details of the HTC One (M8) for the India market. The company's new flagship phone will go on sale in India from the first week of May. It will be available for Rs 49,900. The HTC One (M8) has a...
  • HTC Desire 310 with 4.5-inch display, 5MP camera launched in India at Rs 11,700 March 29, 2014

    New Delhi: HTC launched its new smartphone - Desire 310 - in India at Rs 11,700. This dual SIM phone is powered by a quad-core processor and has a 4.5-inch FWVGA display. It runs Android 4.2 with HTC Blinkfeed and weighs 140g. The phone has an internal storage of 4GB....
  • HTC One (M8): First impressions review March 25, 2014

    New Delhi: HTC, which had reinvented itself with the One Brand last year, uncovered its next-gen One smartphone - named HTC One (M8) - on Tuesday. While the company took the wraps off the device at its events in New York and London, it had organised an extensive demo session...
  • HTC One (M8) with 5-inch 1080p display, duo rear camera unveiled; coming to India in April March 25, 2014

    New Delhi: HTC has finally unveiled the much-rumoured successor to its HTC One smartphone and has named it HTC One (M8). The phone will be available in India from the third week of April, while it will go on sale in some countries on April 1, said the company. The HTC...
  • Google says Android Wear smartwatches to be available later this year March 18, 2014

    San Francisco: Google has released a new version of its Android software - Android Wear - tailored for Internet-connected watches and other devices that can be worn instead of held. The redesigned Android announced Tuesday is expected to power an array of so-called smartwatches expected to be released later this year. Google...
  • Why fingerpring security on smartphones still has a long way to go February 26, 2014

    Barcelona: Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone will be at least the third to have a fingerprint sensor for security but it's alone in letting you use that for general shopping, thanks to a partnership with PayPal. The sensor brings convenience for entering passcodes and could encourage more people to lock their...
  • Not only Nokia, HTC also pokes fun at Samsung Galaxy S5 February 25, 2014

    New Delhi: It wasn't only Nokia, HTC also took shots at Samsung soon after the South Korean giant introduced its flagship smartphone, Galaxy S5. HTC took to Twitter and tweeted a teaser image announcing the arrival of its next-gen One smartphone on March 25, while ridiculing Samsung at the same...
  • Nokia settles patent claims with HTC February 11, 2014

    Helsinki: Nokia Corp. says it has settled all pending patent litigation with HTC. The Finnish company says it has signed a patent and technology collaboration agreement with Taiwan's HTC Corp. The deal should help strengthen Nokia's licensing offering. Though HTC will make payments to Nokia, no financial details were disclosed...
  • HTC to soon unveil its new flagship phone; plans to expand its range of cheaper phones February 10, 2014

    Taipei: Smarting from growing losses, Taiwanese phone maker HTC Corp says it will expand its range of cheaper products as it fixes off-target marketing for its premium smartphones. The company that has long prided itself as a purveyor of upscale, feature-loaded products says it needs to sell more mid-tier and affordable...
  • More than 1 billion Android devices to ship in 2014: Report January 7, 2014

    London: The number of smartphones and tablet computers shipped with Google's Android operating system will break the 1 billion barrier this year, research group Gartner said on Tuesday. Android, which is installed on products made by Samsung, HTC, Sony and many other manufacturers, is forecast to reach 1.1 billion users...
  • HTC's fourth-quarter profit below expectations January 5, 2014

    Taipei: Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC reported a worse than expected net fourth-quarter profit on Sunday, despite aggressive cost cutting and a one-time gain. The company reported net profit of T$0.3 billion ($10 million), compared to a net loss of T$2.97 billion ($99.9 million) in the previous quarter and profit of T$1.01...