HTC One S archive

  • HTC dropped One S Android 4.2 update over insufficient Qualcomm support
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    HTC dropped One S Android 4.2 update over insufficient Qualcomm support

    By 18 July 2013

    HTC confirmed recently that the HTC One S would remain on the current version of Android and HTC Sense without offering any reason why, but now a new report claims to have the inside details. Despite HTC's assurances in February that the HTC One S and...

  • HTC France: HTC One S won't update to Android 4.2.2 and Sense 5
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    HTC France: HTC One S won't update to Android 4.2.2 and Sense 5

    By 2 July 2013

    Despite HTC's assurances via a Facebook post in February that the HTC One S and other HTC handsets would update to Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean and the Sense 5 overlay, it now looks as though arm in France has backtracked on that promise. HTC again used...

  • HTC: One X, One S, Butterfly will be updated to Sense 5
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    HTC: One X, One S, Butterfly will be updated to Sense 5

    By 28 February 2013

    HTC will be updating the HTC One X, HTC One X+, HTC One S and HTC Butterfly to bring you some of the software features that launched with the HTC One. The news was confirmed by HTC on a Facebook post in response to a question from an HTC One X owner asking...

  • HTC One S special edition comes in white with 64GB memory boost, shame it's only for Taiwan
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    HTC One S special edition comes in white with 64GB memory boost, shame it's only for Taiwan

    By 16 October 2012

    HTC has given its HTC One S a lick of paint and a whopping increase in memory, in a special edition of the handset that has gone on sale in Taiwan. The handset, which retains its impressively svelte waistline of just 7.8mm, is now available in what HTC...

  • HTC Sense 4+: What's new?
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    HTC Sense 4+: What's new?

    By 2 October 2012

    The HTC Sense 4+ user interface for HTC Android phones will be coming to a mobile near you in the next two months - presuming you’ve got an HTC One X, HTC One S or HTC One XL, that is. Those who plump for the HTC One X+ will get the UI straight out...

  • HTC One X and S Android Jelly Bean update comes with HTC Sense 4+
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    HTC One X and S Android Jelly Bean update comes with HTC Sense 4+

    By 2 October 2012

    Both the HTC One S and HTC One X phones will receive the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS update starting in October, HTC has confirmed. At the announcement of the HTC One X+, which ships with Jelly Bean, Graham Wheeler, director of product management at HTC,...

  • HTC One X hit by iPhone 4-like grip of death?
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    HTC One X hit by iPhone 4-like grip of death?

    By 12 June 2012

    Bad news for HTC, as customers have been complaining about lag and Wi-Fi connection problems with the manufacturer's flagship One X handset. In something akin to déjà vu, some users maintain that these issues can be overcome by squeezing the phone in...

  • PlayStation Mobile comes to HTC One Series
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    PlayStation Mobile comes to HTC One Series

    By 5 June 2012

    Sony has signed HTC to its Sony PlayStation Certified licence programme, it confirmed at its press conference at E3 in LA. The news, which we exclusively broke back in February, will see HTC offer PlayStation games to some of its Android users, allowing...

  • HTC Ville C specs leaked: Cheaper alternative to the HTC One S?
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    HTC Ville C specs leaked: Cheaper alternative to the HTC One S?

    By 17 May 2012

    HTC looks to be working on another “affordable” Android Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone, after specs for an HTC Ville C were leaked on the net. Described as being an “ultra-slim PDA phone”, sources are proclaiming the HTC Ville C to be a cheaper...

  • HTC: Slimmer phones wanted more than better battery life
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    HTC: Slimmer phones wanted more than better battery life

    By 19 April 2012

    HTC claims the majority of its users would prefer a slimmer body over better battery life, and explain why its super skinny One Series struggles to get through a day without charge. At an event in Seattle, with Pocket-lint in attendance, Bjorn Kilburn,...

  • HTC One S review
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    HTC One S review

    By 6 April 2012

    The HTC One S sits behind the One X in HTC's new line-up of devices, looking to regain the Android top spot in 2012. Three devices, all featuring premium design aesthetics, comprise the One series, in what is pitched as a simpler approach from HTC. ...

  • T-Mobile unveils HTC One X and One S pricing
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    T-Mobile unveils HTC One X and One S pricing

    By 2 April 2012

    With the imminent arrival of the HTC One X and HTC One S, T-Mobile has unveiled its pricing for the Ice Cream Sandwich devices. Customers will be able to get their hands on the HTC One X for free when signing-up to a 24-month plan at £41 per month. The...

  • HTC One X, One S and One V start arriving in Europe
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    HTC One X, One S and One V start arriving in Europe

    By 29 March 2012

    HTC’s One-series of smartphones will debut on 2 April in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Though there’s no official word on a UK arrival, the fact the handsets are being shipped to Europe suggests UK customers will be able to get their mitts on...

  • HTC's Scott Croyle talks design, the One X, and how it's steering clear of cheap phones
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    HTC's Scott Croyle talks design, the One X, and how it's steering clear of cheap phones

    By 28 March 2012

    Scott Croyle is the vice-president of Design at HTC. He knows something about how phones should look. But taking over from Horace Luke - the man who brought the world the award-winning Legend and the Desire - in 2011, you might think that Croyle has had...

  • Hands-on: HTC One S review
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    Hands-on: HTC One S review

    By 1 March 2012

    The HTC One S might not be the flagship in the new HTC One range, but that doesn't mean it's something that should be overlooked. Just announced, we had the chance to play with the new phone before its launch and at the launch event at Mobile World Congress...

  • HTC: Sense UI got too complicated
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    HTC: Sense UI got too complicated

    By 1 March 2012

    HTC's chief product officer believes HTC's Sense UI has got too complicated. In an interview at the company's press conference at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Kouji Kodera told Pocket-lint that the company's user interface, loved by millions of...

  • HTC adopts micro SIM but dumps microSD in flagship One X and One S phones
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    HTC adopts micro SIM but dumps microSD in flagship One X and One S phones

    By 26 February 2012

    HTC is the latest smartphone manufacturer to start using micro SIM for its phones, the company has confirmed. The format - first used by Apple with the iPad in 2010 - will feature on the company's new HTC One X and HTC One S smartphones, announced at...

  • HTC One S has a space-age body, acceptable specs
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    HTC One S has a space-age body, acceptable specs

    By 26 February 2012

    The HTC One S is now official after weeks of rumours and speculation about the new phone launching at Mobile World Congress. "HTC S is a powerful smartphone in a super sexy form factor," said Peter Chou, CEO of HTC, at the press launch at Mobile World...

  • The HTC One family and Sense 4.0: Welcome to a new HTC
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    The HTC One family and Sense 4.0: Welcome to a new HTC

    By 26 February 2012

    HTC has outlined its new phones for 2012, hoping to revitalise and rediscover its success with what it is calling a new HTC. "We are young, but even in our short life the market has changed dramatically," James Atkins, head of UK marketing at HTC, told...

  • HTC Mirror Mode: Android gets AirPlay
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    HTC Mirror Mode: Android gets AirPlay

    By 26 February 2012

    HTC has revealed that it is adding a new feature to its latest HTC phones, allowing users to stream whatever is on their phone to a TV nearby - as long as they've got the company's new MediaLink HD accessory. Best described as AirPlay for Android, the...

  • HTC One X and HTC One S pictured ahead of MWC launch
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    HTC One X and HTC One S pictured ahead of MWC launch

    By 24 February 2012

    Pictures reported to be HTC's next range of phones, the HTC One X and the HTC One S have appeared online on Friday before their expected launch at Mobile World Congress 2012. The pictures published on ITProPortal.com show a similar design to previous...

  • HTC One V to join HTC One X and One S... possibly HTC One XL too
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    HTC One V to join HTC One X and One S... possibly HTC One XL too

    By 16 February 2012

    Aside from launching the HTC One X and HTC One S at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona at the end of the month, Pocket-lint can confirm that the company will be launching the HTC One V as well. According to our sources, the One V will...

  • HTC One X and One S: The new names for Endeavor and Ville?
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    HTC One X and One S: The new names for Endeavor and Ville?

    By 16 February 2012

    The HTC Endeavor and the HTC Ville will be called the HTC One X and HTC One S when the two phones launch at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona this month. Thanks to a couple of leaks, we expect the One range to be the new flagship phone...

  • HTC Ville shows its Android 4, Sense 4 face (video)
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    HTC Ville shows its Android 4, Sense 4 face (video)

    By 31 January 2012

    The forthcoming HTC Ville has made a 3-minute video debut online, revealing a great deal about the incoming Android 4, Sense 4 handset. Although the specs have previously been rumoured and we've seen images of the new Android handset, the video leaves...

  • HTC Ville picture poses for the rumour mill
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    HTC Ville picture poses for the rumour mill

    By 1 December 2011

    We'd heard rumours of the HTC Ville at the beginning of last month and now we've an officalish looking picture to go with the image that our mind's eye had painted after scouring over the supposed spec. And, we have to say, it looks pretty swell. Well,...