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  • HTC One M8 review
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    HTC One M8 review

    By 10 April 2014

    The HTC One (M8) has been officially announced, having been more comprehensively leaked than any previous smartphone device in recent years. There's plenty of interest and anticipation too. With Samsung and Sony launching flagship devices at Mobile World...

  • HTC says 'blah blah blah' in first HTC One (M8) ad
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    HTC says 'blah blah blah' in first HTC One (M8) ad

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC has shown its first television advertisement spot for the new HTC One (M8) released on Tuesday, and one word to describe it is "blah".  That's not our judgement of the phone, that's what actor Gary Oldman had to say. In a unique take on a handset...

  • HTC partners with Fitbit for fitness tracking on HTC One (M8)
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    HTC partners with Fitbit for fitness tracking on HTC One (M8)

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC didn't build its own fitness tracking software for the new HTC One. Instead, it partnered with Fitbit, a player already well established in the space.  The HTC One, available for purchase today, features the Fitbit app pre-loaded, so you won't have...

  • HTC Sense 6.0 vs Sense 5.5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed
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    HTC Sense 6.0 vs Sense 5.5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC Sense 6.0 has launched on the HTC One (M8), the new flagship HTC device for 2014. It's also being referred to as Sixth Sense, although it appears listed in the device as Sense 6.0. We've had the new HTC One for some time, giving us the chance to dive...

  • What to expect from HTC Sense 6.0
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    What to expect from HTC Sense 6.0

    By 17 March 2014

    With the new HTC One (M8) launching on 25 March 2014, there will be a new version of HTC Sense, or so the rumours will have us believe. The new HTC One has seen more leaks than any previous device we can recall. We've see video demos, we've seen the...

  • The HTC Desire 310 might be more significant than you think
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    The HTC Desire 310 might be more significant than you think

    By 7 March 2014

    The HTC Desire 310 launched recently as an entry-level device. It's fairly easy to overlook it as incremental update as it arrives with specs that aren't hugely inspiring. But with it arriving just a few days after the furore of Mobile World Congress...

  • HTC One dual SIM with removable back for microSD coming to the UK
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    HTC One dual SIM with removable back for microSD coming to the UK

    By 28 November 2013

    The HTC One is undeniably a brilliant phone. Yet HTC, not happy with anything short of perfection, is releasing an updated version. This HTC One dual SIM will handle two SIMs and allows for an extra 64GB storage thanks to microSD expansion. The HTC One...

  • HTC Sense 5.5 vs Sense 5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed
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    HTC Sense 5.5 vs Sense 5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed

    By 5 November 2013

    HTC Sense 5.5 is now official, along with the launch of the HTC One max, the Taiwanese company's 5.9-inch phablet. But if you've already got the HTC One in your pocket, then there's good news: you're in line to be updated to Sense 5.5, so you'll get many...

  • HTC Sense 5.5 screenshots leak, revealing future features
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    HTC Sense 5.5 screenshots leak, revealing future features

    By 8 October 2013

    Screenshots reportedly from HTC Sense 5.5 have leaked online, giving us an insight into what could appear in the next update for your HTC One, or perhaps debut on the HTC One Max, reported to be launching on 15 October. One of the most distinctive features...

  • HTC One Google Edition vs HTC One: What's the difference?
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    HTC One Google Edition vs HTC One: What's the difference?

    By 30 May 2013

    Google and HTC have confirmed the news that there will be an HTC One Google Edition, or "HTC One with Nexus user experience" as the Taiwanese company termed it on its blog announcement. This is the second "Google Edition" device we've seen announced that...

  • HTC Sense 5 for HTC Butterfly leaks, updates on the horizon? (video)
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    HTC Sense 5 for HTC Butterfly leaks, updates on the horizon? (video)

    By 9 May 2013

    HTC Sense 5 has leaked out, running on the HTC Butterfly, giving us a look at HTC's latest Sense user interface on a device other than the HTC One. The quick showcase video sees some of the familiar features of the HTC One, including Blink Feed and the...

  • HTC Sense 4+ vs HTC Sense 5: What's the difference?
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    HTC Sense 4+ vs HTC Sense 5: What's the difference?

    By 20 March 2013

    HTC Sense 5.0 debuts on the HTC One, bringing with it a run of changes to HTC's notorious user interface. We've reviewed the HTC One, but here we're looking at the software experience in closer detail. To put it in context, we're going to compare it to...

  • 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...

  • What's new in HTC Sense 5?
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    What's new in HTC Sense 5?

    By 19 February 2013

    With the launch of the HTC One comes the arrival of a new version of Sense, HTC's user interface, layered on it's Android phones since the HTC Hero back in 2009. HTC Sense 5 arrives with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on the HTC One. At the moment we don't know...

  • HTC Sense 5 screenshots leak
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    HTC Sense 5 screenshots leak

    By 22 January 2013

    HTC's Sense user interface has always been one of the more beautiful overlays available on Android phones, and now it seems that the company is reducing the clutter and making them even more stylish. In the screenshots we've seen from XDA Developers and...

  • HTC Sense 4.1 vs. HTC Sense 4+: What's the difference?
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    HTC Sense 4.1 vs. HTC Sense 4+: What's the difference?

    By 26 October 2012

    This could have been titled many different ways: HTC One X Ice Cream Sandwich vs Jelly Bean, or One X vs One X+, but we'll let you decide which best fits your requirements. Essentially, here we're looking in detail at software differences between the...

  • 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+ pictures and hands-on
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    HTC One X+ pictures and hands-on

    By 2 October 2012

    The HTC One X+ is the new HTC flagship Android smartphone, but we sort of had wind of that some time ago here at Pocket-lint. None the less, the official announcement means we’ve had our hands on the device to find out exactly what it’s all about...

  • 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...

  • HTCSense.com alternatives: where to back-up and sync your Android next
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    HTCSense.com alternatives: where to back-up and sync your Android next

    By 3 April 2012

    HTC has announced, in a something of a surprise, that it's about to delete customers' data in an overhaul that the company has planned for its online backup service, HTCSense.com. Everything will still work up until 30 April 2012 but if you haven't exported...

  • HTC Sense 3.6 vs Sense 4.0: What's the difference?
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    HTC Sense 3.6 vs Sense 4.0: What's the difference?

    By 2 April 2012

    HTC Sense 4.0 is the latest version of HTC's user interface, layered over the top of Android 4. It lands on the HTC One series, as seen the HTC One X reviewed here. Sense 3.6, on the other hand, is something of a halfway house between "old Sense" and...

  • 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 Media Link HD pictures and hands-on
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    HTC Media Link HD pictures and hands-on

    By 26 February 2012

    As well as unleashing a trio of new handsets by way of the HTC One X, One S and One V,  Peter Chou, HTC CEO and President, also found time to announce the Apple AirPlay-rivaling HTC Media Link HD at the company's MWC press conference in Barcelona on...

  • 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...