Mid-range HTC Desire 728 leaks in photos, shows off dual front facing speakers

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HTC’s upcoming budget-friendly Desire 728 has leaked in photos showing pretty much every look and angle of the device. It’s fairly in line with HTC’s mid-range lineup, including the plastic body and dual front facing speakers. The bezels on the device are a little smaller than what we’re used to seeing, though, even though it does have those signature BoomSound speakers, so maybe HTC is trying to figure out a way to include great sound without making a device too tall and unwieldy. Other than that, though, the Desire 728 looks like a solid phone, just without anything particularly exciting about the design. Read more

HTC Desire 828w gets TENAA certification in China


A device from HTC belonging to the Desire line received certification from TENAA in China. The new Desire handset will reportedly have model number 828w. The handset looks to be a revision of the HTC Desire 826 which was released just a year ago. This variant, called the Desire 828w, comes with Android 5.1.1 out of the box and includes HTC’s signature BoomSound front-facing speakers. The handset will be offered in both single and dual SIM versions.

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[Deal] Select HTC products, including the One M9 and Nexus 9, see huge discounts


For today only, HTC is offering huge savings on many of its new devices. The deal applies to the One M9, Nexus 9, RE Camera, accessories, and more. This sale could mean that HTC is getting ready to introduce new devices in the near future, but we haven’t received many details other than the rumored ‘Hima Aero’ phone.

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HTC hopes to make connection with new ad


HTC has released a new video for the HTC One M9 that tries to play on emotion in a big way. Using the hashtag RallyAroundMichelle, the spot portrays a young woman who is having a difficult day. After posting a social media message “I am nobody” the responses start to pour in reminding Michelle how many people do care about her. Of course, all of this is accessed via her HTC One M9 as her day is slowly brightened by the messages.

You can check out the one minute long “full” video after the break. Read more

AT&T finally starts rolling out the Lollipop OTA for the HTC One M9



A day later than scheduled, AT&T has finally begun rolling out the long-awaited Lollipop update to its carrier-branded variants of the HTC One M9 located in the United States. In terms of added functionality, the upgrade brings the latest build of the Android operating system to the handset, together with a multitude of bug fixes and stability improvements.

Hit the break for the full changelog.

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