Tag Archives: HTC

Newest comScore Reports Shows Android, Apple Continuing Smartphone Dominance

We knew this was coming as the March smartphone market totals are now in and you’ll only need one guess for who continues to reign number one in the US market. Android its dominance jumping almost four full points to 51% of new American smartphone buyers. Apple’s still riding high as well jumping to 30.7% giving the two top platforms close to 80% marketshare. Microsoft and RIM took their own hits dropping to … [read full article]

TmoNews Reviews The HTC One S

There is little question that HTC has been criticized for releasing too many phones that all seemed to be too much like each other. HTC was putting out the newest and best phone once a month, every month, for as long as we can remember. Arguably, these “superphones” helped launch Android into the stratosphere but, as a company, HTC was doing itself more harm than good. As HTC recognized a change in direction … [read full article]

Software Fix Coming For HTC One S Wi-Fi Calling Battery Drain

If you’re a new owner of the HTC One S and you’re suffering from a battery drain issue caused by Wi-Fi calling, good news — a software fix is incoming. T-Mobile’s support documents confirm the issue as of April 20th, a full 5 days before release so we hope that any update is prioritized and issued quickly to rectify the problem as the One S only being on the shelf for 4 days. … [read full article]

HTC One S Smartphones Start Arriving At Walmart, T-Mobile Retail Stores

With less than twenty-four hours to go, the HTC One S is already making its way into T-Mobile retail stores and Walmart locations in preparation for launch. If you haven’t caught my official preview of the HTC One S, you’ll know that I’m very excited by this device and believe that HTC has manufactured an appealing smartphone and finally, yes finally turned around Sense 4.0 into a mature-looking Android overlay. It’s … [read full article]

HTC Meeting In Seattle Talks Tegra, QWERTY Smartphones And Colors

HTC’s holding a media event for select members of the tech press out in Seattle and we’ve learned a bit about how HTC operates, designs and works to grab our business. That’s not to say all the news is good news, at least if you’re a QWERTY keyboard fan. HTC Creative Director Claude Zellweger told attendees that HTC is moving away from producing new devices with physical keyboards. “As a company the QWERTY … [read full article]

Pre-Order The HTC One S From Best Buy For Just $199.99, No Rebate Required

If you’re looking to score an even better deal on the HTC One S, take a look at Best Buy who is offering up the One S sans rebate. That means you’ll pay just $199.99 up front, without worrying about the extra $50 mail-in rebate from T-Mobile. For some, buying directly from the carrier equals piece of mind, but if you’re looking to save a little cash right from the start, Best … [read full article]

HTC One S On T-Mobile, The TmoNews Preview

Update: I’ve left the review as is, however, after reaching out to T-Mobile with concerns over the speed, I was told that review devices were not yet provisioned for T-Mobile’s HSPA+ 42 network. That would completely explain my experience and it’s not uncommon to see this happen with review devices. They are often preliminary or non-final versions of devices customers can purchase. T-Mobile provided me with the following statement:  During your review of … [read full article]

T-Mobile Support Forum Moderators Says No Sensation 4G ICS Update In April

While many of you are questioning the delay in HTC’s release of the Sensation 4G update for T-Mobile, both companies have been silent since the middle of March. That is until today, when a T-Mobile support forum post helps clear the air on what’s going on. It doesn’t give us the answer we really want to here, but at least it tells us they are aware of your concerns. “The Sensation … [read full article]