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HTC Confirms The One S Will No Longer Receive Android Updates

A sad day for HTC One S owners as the manufacturer confirms officially the device will no longer receive Android updates. In a statement issued to the press, HTC confirms the device will stick with Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean. All is not lost however as the HTC One S has a lively developer community actively promoting new ROMs and tweaks to help push the device into the future. Sure, we would love to … [read full article]

HTC One S Software Update Rolling Out With Battery Fix In Tow

HTC One S owners take note as a new software update is rolling out in hopes of resolving the battery life issues that have plagued users in a post-Jelly bean update world. After the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update, HTC One S owners en masse noticed battery life depleted faster than normal. T-Mobile’s support page notes that Wi-Fi calling may have been partly responsible, however a May 4th … [read full article]

HTC One S Owners Complain About Terrible Battery Life After Jelly Bean Update

Poor HTC One S owners, after waiting what seemed like an eternity for HTC and T-Mobile to release the Jelly Bean update, they are met with battery issues. A thread has popped up on T-Mobile’s official support forums complaining that battery life is draining much quicker after the update and the problem seems to be centered on the GPS function. According to the support thread, even when turned off, the smartphone’s GPS … [read full article]

(Updated) HTC One S Software Update Rolling Out…But It Isn’t Jelly Bean

Update: T-Mobile has updated their support page for the HTC One S with details of the new software update. Unfortunately, the page only references “security enhancements,” so anyone expecting anything more will be underwhelmed. In the midst of all this HTC One news today, another HTC One device gets a little love, though definitely not as much love as … [read full article]

HTC One S Jelly Bean Update For T-Mobile Entering Beta Phase

HTC One S owners take note as an exclusive program for HTC has begun to trial Jelly Bean on T-Mobile. This is an exclusive beta program limited to a select group of customers who have managed to find themselves in the good graces of the HTC. Limited group of VIP testers aside, we’re just happy to see that the update is moving to a beta stage given that the international HTC … [read full article]

Minor HTC One S Software Update Rolling Out Now

Good morning HTC One S owners, there’s a minor software update rolling out this morning and we hope it’s in preparation for a future Jelly Bean Android 4.1 update. This mornings update will take your smartphone from software version 2.35.531.7 710RD to 2.35.531. 10710RD. T-Mobile’s current HTC One S support page doesn’t reflect this mornings update which means we’re not quite sure what has changed. We do know the update is around … [read full article]

HTC Posts Frequently Asked Questions Page For Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Update

HTC’s first words on Jelly Bean updates came right on the heels of the Android 4.1 launch and is now working to further confirm their update timetable. HTC has posted a Frequently Asked Question page on Jelly Bean updates and there’s plenty of good news for HTC One S owners: We’re looking forward to providing our HTC One X and HTC One S customers with Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) along … [read full article]

T-Mobile Launches Ceramic Black HTC One S, Offers Web-Only Special

Ever since we first saw the existence of a T-Mobile branded HTC One S, we’ve hoped Magenta would release it to all the world. Today, we get our wish as smartphone is now for sale through T-Mobile.com and customer care. T-Mobile’s even holding a limited time offer for the Ceramic Black edition through their website: free after mail-in rebate with a new, two-year contract. No word on upgrade pricing. Quick spec … [read full article]