HTC Phones: Models, Specs, Features, News, Apps & Reviews

The Google Pixel 2 XL Was Originally Planned to be the HTC U11+

The Google Pixel 2 XL Was Originally Planned to be the HTC U11+

As far as design and specs go, the HTC U11+, which HTC just announced today, was apparently going to be released under a very different brand.

HTC U11+ Features 6-Inch Display, 12MP UltraPixel 3 Camera, and More

HTC U11+ Features 6-Inch Display, 12MP UltraPixel 3 Camera, and More

Today, as expected, HTC officially announced its newest flagship smartphone, the U11+.

HTC Will Announce Something New on November 2

HTC Will Announce Something New on November 2

If you’re a fan of HTC and were hoping the company would have one more phone to announce this year, it looks like you may have something to look forward to.

HTC U11 Plus Revealed in New Renders

HTC U11 Plus Revealed in New Renders

HTC found a success in the U11 flagship smartphone, and the rumor mill has suggested for awhile now that the company could have a direct follow up heading down the pipe.

Google Buys HTC’s Pixel Division for $1.1 Billion

Google Buys HTC’s Pixel Division for $1.1 Billion

After years of working together on various smartphones and tablets, Google and HTC today announced that they have entered into a “definitive agreement” which will see certain HTC employees join Google. The agreement also provides Google with non-exclusive access to HTC’s Intellectual Property (IP). Google will be paying HTC $1.1 billion in return for this agreement.

HTC Considering Major Investment, Other Options to Improve Financial Situation

HTC Considering Major Investment, Other Options to Improve Financial Situation

HTC has seen better days, and while the company’s latest flagship smartphone has been doing well, the company is still considering a variety of options to help improve its situation.

HTC U11, HTC U Ultra, and HTC 10 Will Get Android 8.0 Oreo

HTC U11, HTC U Ultra, and HTC 10 Will Get Android 8.0 Oreo

Google officially announced Android 8.0 Oreo just a few days ago. Naturally, the updates will first make their way to the Pixel and Nexus smartphones. Many were wondering as to which OEM will be the first to offer the update. Well, it seems like HTC will be the first, as the company has just announced that the HTC U11, U Ultra, and the HTC 10 will get the update shortly.

Amazon Alexa Officially Makes Its Way to the HTC U11

Amazon Alexa Officially Makes Its Way to the HTC U11

The HTC Alexa app has started rolling out to the North American variants of the HTC U11. The app officially brings Alexa access to the handset. This is not the first smartphone to come with Alexa on board as the Huawei Mate 9 had this honor a few months ago. However, the Huawei handset required customers to launch the Alexa app to use its features, while Alexa on the HTC U11 works hands-free. This basically means that you can activate the feature by simply saying “Alexa” rather than having to open the app and activate it manually.

HTC 10 Users Erroneously Displayed Ads on Stock Keyboard

HTC 10 Users Erroneously Displayed Ads on Stock Keyboard

Over the weekend, it was revealed that the stock keyboard on the HTC 10 has started showing ads to users. This led to a huge uproar against HTC on online forums as many users thought the company was trying to make money through its existing users with such shady tactics.

Leak Reveals New HTC Mid-Ranger ‘Ocean Life’ with 16MP Front Camera, SD660, and Edge Sense

Leak Reveals New HTC Mid-Ranger ‘Ocean Life’ with 16MP Front Camera, SD660, and Edge Sense

LlabTooFeR‏ is a popular source of HTC leaks in the industry. Well, he has now leaked yet another device earlier today, codenamed the HTC “Ocean Life”. This isn’t a high-end device and features hardware that one would associate with mid-tier smartphones.