Google IO 2016 Coverage

HTC 10 spotted, posts impressive score on AnTuTu

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Many of the leading Android smartphones hitting the market this year will come equipped with similar, if not the same, hardware like a Snapdragon 820 processor or 4GB of RAM. In order to stand out from the competition, manufacturers have to figure out ways to differentiate their devices along with tweaking every last bit of performance out of the hardware using their own special magic. For HTC, a company that has been struggling financially and really needs to score a run with their new flagship, the HTC 10, the news that it bests the competition on a measure like the AnTuTu benchmark is some good news. Read more

We’ll probably see BoomSound speakers return on the HTC 10

htc 10 audioHigh end audio has been a selling point for HTC flagship devices since the HTC One M7, but after seeing the famous BoomSound speakers disappear on the One A9, we weren’t sure that they’d return for later devices. If the latest teaser from HTC is anything to go by, though, there’s a pretty good chance we’ll see BoomSound make its way to the HTC 10, or at least something comparable.  Read more