HTC Sensation archive

  • HTC Ice Cream Sandwich update roll-out begins - hits Sensation and Sensation XE
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    HTC Ice Cream Sandwich update roll-out begins - hits Sensation and Sensation XE

    By 14 March 2012

    Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) has now started to roll out the HTC Sensation and HTC Sensation XE, with upgrades becoming more widely available over the next couple of weeks. Next on the agenda will be the HTC Sensation 4G (in the US) and the HTC Sensation...

  • HTC dates Ice Cream Sandwich update, Sensation models get it first
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    HTC dates Ice Cream Sandwich update, Sensation models get it first

    By 9 February 2012

    HTC has dated when some of its current Android powered phones will be getting Google's latest version of Android: Ice Cream Sandwich. The announcement comes via the company's official Facebook page and states that the roll out will begin at the end of...

  • HTC Sensation white edition with Ice Cream Sandwich coming in March
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    HTC Sensation white edition with Ice Cream Sandwich coming in March

    By 2 February 2012

    When it launched in the first half of 2011, we at Pocket-lint were so impressed by the HTC Sensation that it was awarded the coveted "Hot Product" tag. So imagine our excitement when we found out that, not only will the Taiwanese company be releasing...

  • Which smartphone has the best camera?
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    Which smartphone has the best camera?

    By 9 December 2011

    Top of the line smartphone cameras now boast specs that rival compacts. The difference is that you get a phone thrown in for good measure and making the decision which one to buy is a difficult, particularly for those not quite persuaded by the supposed...

  • Best phone 2011 - 8th Pocket-lint Awards nominees
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    Best phone 2011 - 8th Pocket-lint Awards nominees

    By 17 November 2011

    What a year 2011 has been for the smartphone. Consumers have been left with such a wealth of choice that the average phone shop has been transformed into a veritable pick 'n mix of mobile excitement. There have, however, been a few handsets that shone...

  • HTC Sensation XL vs HTC Sensation XE vs HTC Sensation
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    HTC Sensation XL vs HTC Sensation XE vs HTC Sensation

    By 7 October 2011

    The HTC Sensation, Sensation XE and Sensation XL - a triumvirate of Gigantosaurus-screened handsets poses a serious shopping dilemma as to which version to opt for. Each is an Android phone and each one described as a flagship handset by Peter Chou the...

  • HTC confirms security hole, patch coming
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    HTC confirms security hole, patch coming

    By 4 October 2011

    HTC has confirmed that it is looking into a security loophole found over the weekend that would allow some apps to peek at personal information stored on HTC smartphones. "HTC takes claims related to the security of our products very seriously. In our...

  • HTC Sensation XL: Review of rumours, features, pictures and specs
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    HTC Sensation XL: Review of rumours, features, pictures and specs

    By 28 September 2011

    UPDATE: The HTC Sensation XL: 4.7-inch monster Android phone with Beats has been confirmed. Check out our First Look: HTC Sensation XL review from our time with the device. We've heard that Vodafone, 3 and O2 will be stocking the new HTC Sensation...

  • O2 rolls out Android 2.3.4 for HTC Sensation owners
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    O2 rolls out Android 2.3.4 for HTC Sensation owners

    By 20 September 2011

    Owning a flagship Android handset doesn't necessarily mean enjoying the latest version of Google's operating system.  In the case of the HTC Sensation, many have been waiting for an Android 2.3.4 update to bring it in line with other leading dual-core...

  • HTC Sensation XE launches with Beats Audio
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    HTC Sensation XE launches with Beats Audio

    By 14 September 2011

    Remember the HTC Sensation Special Edition rumours promising a dual-core 1.5GHz processor? Well fandroids, today is your lucky day because the HTC Sensation XE has gone live, confirming not only the dual core action, but integrated Beats Audio and improved...

  • HTC Sensation Special Edition with Beats on the way says leaked doc
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    HTC Sensation Special Edition with Beats on the way says leaked doc

    By 1 September 2011

    It felt like only yesterday that we were bringing you details of a leaked HTC handset; oh wait it was, and yet here we are again, dear reader, bringing you details of yet another smartphone. The word "colander" springs to mind.   Still, who are we to...

  • HTC Desire Gingerbread action coming in July
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    HTC Desire Gingerbread action coming in July

    By 11 July 2011

    The will it, won't it saga seems close to an end now with HTC stating that the Android 2.3 update for the HTC Desire "will begin rolling out...by the end of July". The statement was made on the UK HTC Facebook page - the same place the company stated...

  • HTC Sensation   review
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    HTC Sensation review

    By 27 May 2011

    The HTC Sensation is the Taiwanese company’s flagship 2011 device. Announced in April, it’s now in in our hands for a full review, which some might see as quite a quick turn around, but in the flesh it doesn’t feel rushed. The HTC Sensation is set...

  • HTC Sensation: Launching 19 May on Vodafone
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    HTC Sensation: Launching 19 May on Vodafone

    By 4 May 2011

    Fandroids looking to get their hands on the HTC Sensation in the UK have just over two weeks to wait as Vodafone has revealed that monster mobile will be available from 19 May. Vodafone has exclusive rights to the once-labelled Pyramid handset, and will...

  • VIDEOS: Qualcomm whets your mobile HD appetite
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    VIDEOS: Qualcomm whets your mobile HD appetite

    By 2 May 2011

    Qualcomm, once the undisputed mobile chip king, has come under pressure from a wealth of competitors as of late - most notably from Nvidia and its Tegra 2 platform. But the San Diego based manufacturer has gone out on the offensive; releasing a couple...

  • Duo of HTC handsets leaked including UK 3D handset?
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    Duo of HTC handsets leaked including UK 3D handset?

    By 29 April 2011

    What you're looking at here is, apparently, the UK version of the HTC Evo 3D - the HTC Rider (or the HTC Desire 3D, depending on what report you believe). Whaddya mean it looks just like the HTC Sensation. Come on, don't spoil the fun - jump on board...

  • HTC tries to make sense of Sense 3.0 update
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    HTC tries to make sense of Sense 3.0 update

    By 15 April 2011

    HTC has tried to make sense of which handsets past, present and future, will be getting the new HTC Sense 3.0 update first seen in March on the EVO 3D in the US and more recently the HTC Sensation in the UK. Following a series of tweets to the company’s...

  • First Look: HTC Sensation   review
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    First Look: HTC Sensation review

    By 12 April 2011

    The HTC Sensation is a phone about numbers: except for sidestepping the “world’s thinnest” competition, it smacks down a heavy spec sheet: 1.2GHz processor, dual-core, 8-megapixel camera, 1080p video recording, 4.3-inches, 960 x 540 pixels. About...

  • Orange and T-Mobile HTC Sensation coming June
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    Orange and T-Mobile HTC Sensation coming June

    By 12 April 2011

    Orange and T-Mobile, aka Everything Everywhere, has exclusively told Pocket-lint that it will be stocking the HTC Sensation from June. That’s just 1 month after the launch on Vodafone, but presumably before Three’s “summer”, and comes after...

  • HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S II vs LG Optimus 2X
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    HTC Sensation vs Samsung Galaxy S II vs LG Optimus 2X

    By 12 April 2011

    The arrival of the HTC Sensation, or HTC Pyramid as it used to be known, has firmly formed a trio of superphones in the Android world. With dual-core processors all round, seriously big screens and plenty of pedigree in the ways of Google mobile, it joins...

  • Three to Vodafone: We've got the HTC Sensation too
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    Three to Vodafone: We've got the HTC Sensation too

    By 12 April 2011

    Vodafone might well be taking the lead on the HTC Sensation pre-orders, but UK phone operator Three has piped up that it will be getting the new phone too. “The HTC Sensation will be available to Three customers this summer,” the provider told Pocket-lint....

  • HTC Sensation hands-on
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    HTC Sensation hands-on

    By 12 April 2011

    The HTC Sensation is the latest Android superphone to land, and moments after launch of the device Pocket-lint was on hand to bring you some quick fire shots of the new superphone. It’s certainly a meaty beast on the spec sheet, but despite the 4.3-inch...

  • HTC Sensation: the Sense 3.0 superphone
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    HTC Sensation: the Sense 3.0 superphone

    By 12 April 2011

    HTC has officially announced the HTC Sensation, their 2011 superphone at a press event in London on Tuesday, hours after the device was leaked by Qualcomm Germany and subsequently confirmed by Vodafone. Confirming the leaked rumours and specs that we’ve...

  • HTC Flyer UK release date 9 May
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    HTC Flyer UK release date 9 May

    By 12 April 2011

    HTC Europe Vice President Florian Seiche has officially confirmed that the HTC Flyer, the Android tablet with HTC Sense will be coming to the UK on 9 May.  The tablet, first announced at Mobile World Congress in February, has been the focus of much...

  • HTC Sensation - facts and rumours
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    HTC Sensation - facts and rumours

    By 12 April 2011

    Stories about the HTC Pyramid have been kicking around for a while now and the word on the street is that it will be officially announced at the HTC event on 12 April. Of course, that might not be the case. The trouble with the word on the street is that...