HTC to Launch Limited Number of Smartphones in 2018: Report

HIGHLIGHTS HTC has struggled to make a comeback in the smartphone market The HTC U12 might also be launched sometime in 2018 HTC has posted a loss for all three quarters of 2017 HTC has been going through a rough patch for the past few years, thanks to slumping smartphone sales. According to a report, HTC is now expected to limit its frequency of smartphone releases for 2018. Additionally, the Taiwanese manufacturer is reportedly also planning to release a cheaper, mid-range version of the HTC U11+ in January 2018. A report by Digitimes claims that…

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Upcoming mobiles from HTC in 2016

HTC the Taiwanese tech company is set to roll out big in this year. With its feature phones, excellent designs HTC has always fascinated youth in some or the other way, not long ago it launched a phone which had 13 MP back and 13 MP front camera, that too particularly in India. The phone made waves, and it was just something perfect for selfie lovers.      The company has always managed to send some new and exciting phones in every 3 months to the market. Last month rumors said…

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VR Firm Wevr Raises $25 Million From Samsung, HTC, and Others

Virtual reality company Wevr raised $25 million (roughly Rs. 170 crores) from investors including HTCCorp and Samsung Ventures to fund the launch of a new platform for VR creators to distribute content, executives said on Friday. The platform, called Wevr Transport, is available now to a limited number of users in a test phase. It is designed to run on various virtual reality headsets through an app and on a website. Virtual reality video offers a 360-degree view that immerses people in fantasy settings. The technology has been touted for…

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Shiny HTC Aero concept renders envision volume buttons placed on the bottom

The HTC Aero is one of the most intriguing announcements scheduled for 2015’s second half. No wonder – it’s supposed to be everything that the HTC One M9 wasn’t – that is, exciting. While it is a solid and competent smartphone with stunning good looks, the M9 feels virtually indistinguishable from its predecessor, and its camera and gaming performance, while improved, couldn’t really account for a year of progress. Slow sales made HTC realise its 2015 flagship plans were mistaken from the get-go, which has allegedly prompted the company to…

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Report: HTC to release a phablet following the Aero’s launch

A report out of Vietnam this morning says that the rumored HTC Aero won’t be the only new handset to come from the manufacturer’s redesign plans. According to HTC Vietnam, the company will be producing a phablet with more new features and a unique hardware design. HTC has traditionally offered different variants of its flagship device, such as theHTC One max, and the HTC One M9+, so offering a phablet version of the Aero would not be totally out of character for HTC. The current HTC flagship model, the HTC…

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The original HTC Grip was cancelled, but an improved version could be released later this year

Earlier this week, we told you that a HTC-made fitness tracker was recently spotted getting its Bluetooth certifications. At first, we thought that the device in question is the the HTC Grip, the fitness tracker that the smartphone maker developed in partnership with clothing company Under Armour and showed off this year at MWC. As it turns out, a HTC spokesman was recently quoted by Engadget saying that, after “extensive wear testing and user feedback”, the company decided to rework the Grip in order to align the fitness band with…

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HTC J Butterfly (HTV31) With 5.2-Inch QHD Display, 13-Megapixel Front Camera Launched

    HTC has launched a new smartphone in its Butterfly range, the J Butterfly (HTV31) in Japan. The smartphone is now listed on the company’s Japanese site as well as mobile carrier KDDI’s website. There is no word on pricing of the HTC J Butterfly (HTV31); though the company has confirmed that it will be released sometime in summer and will be available in Japan. There is no word on global release of the J Butterfly smartphone yet, but it is expected to be released as the HTC Butterfly…

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