HTC has officially rolled out the HTC Sense Companion to HTC U Ultra Devices today. The minor update allows users to access the new virtual assistant on their HTC U Ultra devices. HTC is pushing out the update in a phased manner, so users should start to see the assistant in some hours if not immediately.
The HTC Sense Companion is HTC’s answer to the Google Assistant, Apple’s Siri and Samsung’s upcoming Bixby. HTC claims that the AI on the Sense Companion leads and improves over time, based on your habits and needs . The update is free and is available via the Google Play store. While, not an interactive assistant like Apple’s Siri or [...]
HTC, today at an event in New Delhi, launched the U Series in India, unveiling the HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play smartphones in the Indian market.
The phones come with a one-year insurance, which covers the phones for liquid damage and any physical damage. The HTC U Ultra is built with dual display , much like the LG V20 and has new features like the HTC Sense Companion, Voice Recognition and U Sonic. The phone also has BoomSound Hi-definition speakers. It has a 12 MP UltraPixel rear camera that facilitates fast focus and less blurred shots at night. The front camera has a 16 MP UltraPixel Sensor.
The HTC U Ultra runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset with a quad-core [...]
iGyaan recently got hold of some information about an upcoming HTC phone, with a single mug shot and settings panel details which can be seen here. The design shows a thick chrome outer, and a screenshot of the settings panel shows a different model. However, new images show the HTC One X10 with similar specifications, with a Helio P10.
The phone is expected to be priced between 1680 Yuan and 1200 variant for two different variants, the phone is expected in India however starting Rs. 14,999 for the budget variant. The HTC One X10 will run on the MediaTek MT6755 Helio P10, at 1.9GHz CPU on octa-cores along with Mali T860 GPU.
Expect the phone to run on 3GB of RAM and [...]
HTC is working on a new smartphone for select markets including India. A new leak from our tipster shows a front design which is scarily identical to the iPhone 3G. What is interesting is that the phone has no buttons or fingerprint sensors in the front. Which is unlike HTC, who like putting a physical home button or a fingerprint sensor on the front of their devices. We can spot the power button and volume rockers to the right of the handset.
The tipster also claims that the un-named HTC phone has low-end specs with just 2GB RAM and 16GB storage alongside a MT6735 chipset and a 3000 mAh battery. However the cameras include a 16 MP main camera and a 7 MP front facing camera. [...]
The Taiwanese company HTC has launched the new HTC U Ultra and U Play which show a new design language for HTC. The HTC U Ultra and U Play also have a new AI which according to the company “learns from U” called the Sense companion. The HTC feature a secondary display like the LG V20, which helps the user to interact with the Sense Companion.
The Companion will work with Apps you use and information that you constantly use and add to your phone. The Companion app will also predict things like traffic, bad weather and other issues you way run into when you travel. The Companion is a deep learning AI and will learn overtime to give you the results that most [...]
HTC may be looking at the best phone of 2017 with the next flagship from the Taiwanese smartphone house. The HTC 11 which is set to replace the HTC has leaked on Chinese site Weibo with specifications that will make most tech enthusiasts excited.
The HTC 11 will feature near bezel-free design along with a 5.5 inch 2560 x 1440px display, the phone will also feature Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 835 chipset which is designed for superb power and excellent battery management. The Snapdragon 835 is built on a highly efficient 10nm manufacturing process, and is considered to be significantly faster.
The leaks also indicate a Quick Charge 4.0 feature which is also [...]
HTC is all set to launch the HTC 1o EVO in India tomorrow, the company also sent out invites earlier this week. The new evo is designed much like the HTC 10 but features a IP57 splash and dust resistant body. The HTC 10 evo was sold as the HTC 10 bolt in the US market with Sprint as the network carrier.
The new HTC 10 ev0 will revive the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 chipset but will ship with Android 7 out of the box. The phone has a 3200 mAh battery and will support quick charge 2.0 via a USB Type C port.
The display on the HTC 10 evo is a 5.5 inch 2560 x 1440 px Super LCD 3 display with a Pixel density at 534 ppi (pixel per inch). The evo has 3 GB RAM and 32 GB [...]
HTC announced the Desire 10 series phones, a mid-rage variant of the HTC 10 flagship. The new HTC Desire 10 however is a brand new take on the mid-range and it looks fantastic. It derives its design hues from the HTC 10 with the bold lines and chamfers and adds the Desire design on top of it with the Large camera lenses and antenna lines.
The HTC Desire 10 pro, as the name suggests, is the more powerful of the lot with a Helio P10 chip , 64 GB storage and 4 GB RAM. You can still use a MicroSD card upto 256GB.
The main camera is a 20 MP shooter with an f/2.2 aperture and a 28mm lens whereas the secondary camera is a 13 MP shooter. Both cameras shoot 1080p video. [...]
Leakster @evleaks has managed to find the video of the HTC Ocean, a presume concept phone with a Touch Sense UI, based on a touch sensitive outer frame of the device.
The leaked video shows a phone with dual cameras and a new type of Android Experience. This could possibly be the Google Pixel phone, but at this moment it seems unlikely. The video was found on the personal site of HTC Motion designer Danelle Vermeulen, and has since been taken down.
The designer has come forward to say that the video was just a concept and not any real product from HTC. However, who knows what the reality truly is.
The Video shows the phone as the “HTC Ocean with Sense [...]
Apple has launched the next generation iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus, with minor improvements up front, the iPhone 7 applies some interesting changes all over the handset.
Overall in the specifications department you will see the iPhones drop to the lowest quadrant, you do get onboard 128 Gb and 256 GB storage capacities, which are an advantage. Pricing remains high and the performance which was already impressive on the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus gets a boost with the new chipset designed to provide better performance and battery life efficiency.
Camera wise the iPhone 7 Plus gets the dual lens advantage, however the Samsung Galaxy cameras are already rated very [...]
The HTC made Nexus Marlin is becoming more and more of a reality, with the latest spotting on Geekbench browser website confirming existence.
The HTC Nexus Marlin appears to be a Nexus variant of the HTC 10, with 4 GB or RAM and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset clocked at 1.59 GHz
The handset scores 2084 on the Single Core benchmark and 4969 on the multi-core benchmark, putting it in the HTC 10 region. The device appears to have a codename “google marlin” and is running Android N.
HTC is also apparently working on the HTC Nexus Sailfish which features a 5 inch 1920 x 1080 pixel display with 440ppi pixel density, Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 [...]
HTC has been struggling with their phones, for the past few years. Post the success of the HTC One M7 , the HTC One M8 and especially the One M9 failed to impress the world. In India HTC, last year launched the HTC One M9+ instead of the One M9. While this was done to attract more buyers, most swayed away to the other realm of competition especially because Samsung had launched the S6 and S6 Edge and Apple’s iPhone 6s was just around the corner.
While many were skeptical if HTC could make a comeback, the HTC 10 is the ultimate comeback king. This year HTC did not hold back on specifications, which has been an issue for the company in the past. HTC not only [...]