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  • HTC Sense 5.5 update coming to HTC One, soon
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    HTC Sense 5.5 update coming to HTC One, soon

    By 14 October 2013

    The HTC One will be receiving an update to Sense 5.5, bringing with it a range of tweaks and updates. HTC Sense 5.5 debuted on the HTC One max, HTC's 5.9-inch phablet, but the software is due to come to the older, original, HTC One sometime soon.  HTC...

  • HTC One max review
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    HTC One max review

    By 14 October 2013

    The HTC One max is the third member of the One family, joining the HTC One and the HTC One mini. This time, however, HTC pushes well into phablet territory with a device that offers a 5.9-inch display, wrapped in the aluminium body that characterises...

  • HTC One max available exclusively from Vodafone this week
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    HTC One max available exclusively from Vodafone this week

    By 14 October 2013

    The HTC One max has been officially announced and if you want to get your hands on one, it looks like Vodafone will be your only option. The network announced via its official UK blog that the HTC One max will be a "Vodafone exclusive from launch". The...

  • HTC One max vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: What's the difference?
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    HTC One max vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3: What's the difference?

    By 14 October 2013

    The announcement of the HTC One max means another mighty device has joined the phablet race. It sees a 5.9-inch device join HTC's One family of devices, bringing you the big screen Sense experience. But it's going up against the Godfather of phablets:...

  • HTC One max vs HTC One: What's the difference?
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    HTC One max vs HTC One: What's the difference?

    By 14 October 2013

    The much-rumoured HTC One max has finally launched officially and, as the name would suggest, it is not a small device. It pushes HTC into phablet territory, bringing more inches to the party than before. The HTC One is one of the top devices of 2013,...

  • HTC One max officially announced: 5.9-inch handset debuts Sense 5.5
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    HTC One max officially announced: 5.9-inch handset debuts Sense 5.5

    By 14 October 2013

    HTC has officially announced the HTC One max, the largest device in the One family, with a 5.9-inch Full HD display. Pushing into the phablet territory, the HTC One max comes with many of the design features of the HTC One, with a body that's finished...

  • Worst kept secret: HTC One max fingerprint sensor shown in clear photos
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    Worst kept secret: HTC One max fingerprint sensor shown in clear photos

    By 13 October 2013

    The HTC One max is turning out be one of the company's worst kept secrets - we know pretty much everything there is to know. A new set of leaked photos offer a bit of credence to past leaks and offer the closet look at the fingerprint sensor on the HTC...

  • Blue HTC One now available at Carphone Warehouse, blue HTC One Mini pre-orders open
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    Blue HTC One now available at Carphone Warehouse, blue HTC One Mini pre-orders open

    By 11 October 2013

    With the world waiting with bated breath for the much-speculated launch of the mammoth HTC One Max, let us not forget the HTC One. It's the phone that everybody has been talking about since its release earlier this year and now you can actually get your...

  • HTC One Max outed in best leaked picture yet
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    HTC One Max outed in best leaked picture yet

    By 10 October 2013

    According to Pocket-lint sources and more recently an invitation or two to events abroad, the HTC One Max is expected to be officially unveiled next Tuesday - 15 October. So it makes sense that somebody somewhere in the world is testing or using one,...

  • Alleged HTC One Max specs leak: quad-core 1.7 GHz processor and Sense 5.5
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    Alleged HTC One Max specs leak: quad-core 1.7 GHz processor and Sense 5.5

    By 10 October 2013

    The HTC One Max is turning out to be one of the most leaked handsets this autumn, and the latest rumour adds a bit of credence to what we've heard in the past as well as new information. Steve Hemmerstoffer, editor of tech-blog Nowherelse.fr, tweeted...

  • HTC in takeover talks with Lenovo? Laptop maker rumoured to be acquiring phone firm
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    HTC in takeover talks with Lenovo? Laptop maker rumoured to be acquiring phone firm

    By 9 October 2013

    Chinese laptop and tablet manufacturer Lenovo is rumoured to be in discussion with Taiwanese smartphone company HTC for a potential takeover. The latter firm has recently posted the first quarterly losses in its history and that has led some to believe...

  • Gold HTC One pictures and hands-on
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    Gold HTC One pictures and hands-on

    By 9 October 2013

    "What do you know about gold, Moneypenny?" A lot more having got our hands on the gold HTC One. The limited-edition gold HTC One is one of five devices that has been specially created in partnership with Goldgenie, in celebration of HTC's sponsorship...

  • 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...

  • Gold HTC One official: Limited edition model goes to MOBO winners
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    Gold HTC One official: Limited edition model goes to MOBO winners

    By 8 October 2013

    The gold HTC One is real, with the Taiwanese company confirming that the 18-carat gold model exists. But this is going to be a rare beast, as HTC only has five models and one will be presented to the MOBO Awards 2013 Best Newcomer winner. HTC is a headline...

  • HTC One Max: Rumours, release date and everything you need to know
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    HTC One Max: Rumours, release date and everything you need to know

    By 7 October 2013

    The HTC One pleased many with its design when it hit the market at the beginning of this year and was followed by a mini sibling, the HTC One mini. We liked both devices, offering a refined Sense experience in a package that was powerful and well put...

  • HTC One Max: New shots leaked, Verizon-branded
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    HTC One Max: New shots leaked, Verizon-branded

    By 7 October 2013

    We will find out everything there is to know about the HTC One Max phablet soon, with Pocket-lint's sources telling us it will be launched on Tuesday 15 October, so these  latest pictures of what is claimed to be the new device could well be the last...

  • Microsoft wants Windows Phone on HTC’s Android-based smartphones
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    Microsoft wants Windows Phone on HTC’s Android-based smartphones

    By 4 October 2013

    HTC has had two Windows Phone 8 devices in its line-up thus far: the HTC Windows Phone 8X and Windows Phone 8S. Now, Microsoft wants HTC to take things a bit further by offering a Windows Phone option for HTC's popular Android line of handsets, as the...

  • Even with HTC One love, HTC is losing money for the first time ever
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    Even with HTC One love, HTC is losing money for the first time ever

    By 4 October 2013

    Even with the HTC One loved by fans, reviewers, and us at Pocket-lint, HTC looks to be on a struggling path. In Q2 2013 it saw profits begin to dip down and the run south didn't stop in the next 90 days. HTC released unaudited earnings for Q3 2013, and...

  • HTC One X gets Android 4.2.2 and Sense 5: What improvements does it bring?
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    HTC One X gets Android 4.2.2 and Sense 5: What improvements does it bring?

    By 1 October 2013

    There's good news for HTC One X owners: Android 4.2.2 and Sense 5 have now arrived for your handset. The update brings the 2012 HTC One X closer to the HTC One, the much-lauded handset that's sitting at the top of our Best Smartphones 2013 list, with...

  • HTC One Max release date: 15 October for HTC phablet
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    HTC One Max release date: 15 October for HTC phablet

    By 27 September 2013

    HTC will be announcing the HTC One Max on 15 October, Pocket-lint has learnt, with the Taiwanese company looking to join the phablet race. The information comes from a number of sources familiar with HTC's plans, confirming to Pocket-lint that the new...

  • Beats Electronics buys back remaining HTC stake for $265m, new investors confirmed
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    Beats Electronics buys back remaining HTC stake for $265m, new investors confirmed

    By 27 September 2013

    HTC has announced it is selling its remaining stake in Beats back to Beats Electronics, meaning that the Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer will no longer own any of the audio company. HTC invested in Beats, adding Beats Audio branding to a run of handsets...

  • HTC One Max appears again showing fingerprint scanner, 5.9-inch display
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    HTC One Max appears again showing fingerprint scanner, 5.9-inch display

    By 26 September 2013

    Adding to the multitude of rumours surrounding the HTC One Max, another set of leaked photos have appeared on the Chinese variant of FCC. Supporting previous rumours, the images again show a fingerprint scanner sitting under the UltraPixel camera. Previous...

  • HTC One Max UI leak reveals new camera features
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    HTC One Max UI leak reveals new camera features

    By 25 September 2013

    A couple of screengrabs allegedly taken from a test HTC One Max have appeared on Chinese forum site Weibo. Taken by someone claiming to be a tester for the device, the shots show elements of the camera user interface and reveal that HTC is planning to...

  • HTC One Max fingerprint scanner leaked again in new photos
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    HTC One Max fingerprint scanner leaked again in new photos

    By 13 September 2013

    Poised to take on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, and perhaps Apple's new iPhone 5S, the HTC One Max will likely land this autumn with a fingerprint scanner, if new leaked images of the device are to be believed. We've already seen the HTC One Max in various...

  • HTC One X is getting an Android 4.2.2 update with Sense 5.5
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    HTC One X is getting an Android 4.2.2 update with Sense 5.5

    By 13 September 2013

    If you own an HTC One X and were thinking of biting the preverbal bullet to buy a new HTC One, wait. The old One X has life in it yet, according to HTC, which will push out the Android 4.2.2 update along with Sense 5.5. That's the same Sense 5.5 features...