Samsung and HTC cutting down Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, and One M9 component orders?

According to Samsung, the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge are on their way to surpassing the sales of the Galaxy S5. This statement came after reports that claimed that the two new flagships were off to a slow start. Now, new information reveals that the two may be suffering from sluggish sales. The […]

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 HTC One M9 and M9+ to be updated to Android M

Google recently introduced Android M, the latest version of Android. According to HTC, the One M9 and the One M9+ will be treated to the latest version of Android once the update it available. The news comes to us courtesy of Jeff Gordon, HTC’s Senior Global Online Communications Manager. He said on Twitter: Good news! The […]

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 HTC One M9 to get major software update – to bring colour temperature control and Guest Mode

According to a tweet from HTC ROM developer LlabTooFeR, the HTC One M9 will be getting a “major software update” that will bring Android 5.1 (Lollipop), which includes colour temperature control and Guest Mode. So what are these features? Guest Mode will allow owners of the HTC One M9 to give guest users limited access to their smartphone. […]

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 Sources claim HTC may reduce One M9 component orders by 30%

According to a report, HTC may drop component orders for its HTC One M9 flagship by 30%, due to weak sales. The news comes to us courtesy of DigiTimes. It reports, “HTC may cut its orders for related parts and components for its flagship smartphone, the HTC One M9, by as much as 30% due […]

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 HTC One M9 subjected to drop and fire test – will it survive?

The HTC One M9 flagship was subjected to two types of torture tests. The first is the usual drop test, while the other is a fire test. The question is, will the smartphone survive? Let’s find out. In the drop test, the HTC One M9 is dropped on its side from the chest. It doesn’t […]

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 HTC will not launch a ‘mini’ version of the M9

An HTC exec has confirmed that the Taiwanese phone maker will not launch a “mini” version of the HTC One M9 , just like it did last year with the HTC One (M8) and the HTC One Mini 2 (shown below). Speaking to Focus Taiwan, president of HTC North Asia, Jack Tong, revealed that the Taiwanese smartphone maker […]

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 Qualcomm exec says Snapdragon 810 overheating rumours are ‘rubbish’

We’re sure that you’ve heard a lot about the rumoured Snapdragon 810’s overheating issues. It is said to be the reason Samsung opted to go with its own Exynos 7420 CPU with its Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge and the reason LG decided to use the less impressive Snapdragon 808 with its LG G4 flagship. […]

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 @upleaks claims some units of the HTC One M9 sport Gorilla Glass 3 not Gorilla Glass 4

According to the HTC One M9’s official spec sheet, its 5-inch screen with a resolution of 080 x 1920 pixels (pixel density of 441 ppi) is protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass 4. A leak artist, however, is claiming that some units of the smartphone is not protected by Gorilla Glass 4 but Gorilla Glass 3. This is […]

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 Fashion model Jourdan Dunn and HTC team up – Limited Edition HTC One M9 incoming

On Twitter, HTC UK announced that it has “teamed up” with HTC ambassador and British fashion model Jourdan Dunn to create a new Limited Edition HTC One M9. HTC UK announced, “We teamed up with HTC ambassador @missjourdandunn to create a Limited Edition HTC One M9. Watch this space. #HTCINK” We teamed up with HTC ambassador @missjourdandunn […]

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 New HTC One M9 ad makes fun of Apple and Samsung

HTC has released a new HTC One M9 ad that makes fun of Apple and Samsung, two of its biggest rivals. The shows that Apple and Samsung owners suffer from a fictional condition called “Bi-phonal Displeasure Disorder.” Fictional symptoms include “SAD (Samsung Affective Disorder)” and “iOS (Irritable Operating System).” A fictional cure to the disease […]

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