Among all the companies producing Android devices, HTC is probably the most open and honest regarding software updates. While the company hasn’t commented on many of its phones, HTC has revealed when software updates are coming to the One A9 and One M9. The status of other HTC phones could be known as LlabTooFeR laid out an alleged schedule for more than ten others.
Whether or not HTC will launch a smartwatch has been an ongoing saga for quite a while. We get excited when a rumour says that the launch of an HTC wearable is imminent, we are disappointed when we hear that the wearable has been delayed or is even flat-out denied. Today’s rumour says that the beleaguered Taiwanese handset maker will take the wraps off of its ‘One’ smartwatch in February next year. Read more
About two months ago, OxygenOS was introduced to OnePlus One owners. The company set out to deliver quick updates with an operating system that is “light and essential with subtle, useful features” based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. Now it is June and OxygenOS is already outdated. Guess what? It will stay that way for the foreseeable future.
Closely following the release of its 64GB Sandstone Black variant, OnePlus has today launched the 16GB Silk White model of its flagship smartphone, the One, in India. The handset is available to purchase exclusively through Amazon India for Rs 18,999 ($305), providing the customer has already obtained an invite.
If you’re a big follower of the infamous tech leaker, @upleaks, and you’re all hyped up about HTC‘s upcoming flagship, the One M9, then you might enjoy this bit of news.
@Upleaks has tweeted a possible set of color variations for the One M9. Read more
An update for the OnePlus One is rolling out today, but don’t get too excited, though, as we’re not looking at Android 5.0 Lollipop just yet. Instead, it’s the CyanogenMod 11S upgrade, which brings numerous fixes and improvements, together with support for SwiftKey and MaxxAudio.
Tuesday might be the most boring day of the week for most people. There’s no joke to make about Tuesday, and it’s far enough away from the weekend that nothing exciting ever really happens. OnePlus is going to shake that up in 2015, though, as they’ll let you pick up a OnePlus One, completely invite free, on Tuesdays. Why Tuesday? Who knows.
OnePlus has been trying to figure out the best way to get the device into the hands of as many people as possible without them having to shell out extra cash for an invite or post stupid pictures to a forum, and this one seems like it might be the most successful. The company doesn’t plan on ditching its invite system completely, but at least on one day of the week you won’t have to worry about it. Read more
HTC‘s upcoming flagship device, the One M9 (also referred to as Hima), just had photos of its back-plate leaked by the French blog, NoWhereElse.fr.
The photos, which you can see all of them after the break, detail a gorgeous metal chassis. This comes in advance of HTC’s official unveiling of the device at Mobile World Congress 2015. Read more
OnePlus has never been able to completely hold in a secret, frequently dropping hints and teases ahead of official releases. Not making any exceptions, OnePlus brings us a quick taste of their newest Android ROM: OxygenOS.
OxygenOS is expected to have an official reveal on February 12th. Read more
OnePlus has just kicked off its second no invite necessary promotion of the year and this time it’s entitled “The Gift of One”, and is targeted at residents in the United States who are eager to get their hands on the One, but haven’t yet had the good fortune to obtain an invitation. Starting today, the handset is available for anyone to order on the OnePlus website.