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HTC Windows Phone 8S Isn't Coming to the US

HTC will focus on the 8X in the US

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HTC Windows Phone 8S Isn't Coming to the US

A while back HTC unveiled its flagship Windows Phone 8 smart phone called the Windows Phone 8X. at device might appeal to people who are interested in Windows Phone devices, but it wasn't the cheapest phone you get your hands on. HTC has a lower in the alternative called the Windows Phone 8S.

Sadly, it's been revealed that the 8S won't be coming to the United States. HTC has chosen to focus all of its Windows Phone 8 efforts in the US on the 8X flagship device. There is still hope that the 8S might show up as an unlocked device online.

The smartphone has a four-inch Gorilla Glass LCD, a five-megapixel camera, and a microSD card slot. This sounds like a mid range smart phone that might prove reasonably popular in Europe.

 

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HTC reignites the mid-market with 2014 HTC desire portfolio, now available in the UAE

Source: AME Info

HTC, a global leader in mobile innovation and design, has unveiled its new HTC Desire 816 – which comes with single and dual SIM cards – as part of its ambitious 2014 mid-range portfolio. The HTC Desire™ 816 distils elements of the internationally-acclaimed design DNA of HTC’s flagship HTC One® family, with a ...
Source: AME Info   Full article at: AME Info 5 days ago, 6:42am CDT
 


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Alleged Schematic Shows iPhone 6 Coming with 1GB of RAM

Source: Mac Rumors

Apple's forthcoming iPhone 6 may sport 1 GB of RAM, according to a leaked schematic shared by Chinese Apple repair firm GeekBar (Google Translate, via G for Games). The chart is said to come from an internal supply chain source, however it is unknown if the schematic is intended for the 4.7-inch or 5.5-inch iPhone 6. If the chart is indeed legitimate, the iPhone 6 would join the iPhone 5, iPhone 5s, and iPhone 5c in sporting 1 GB of RAM. That amount of RAM would also be below compe ...
Source: Mac Rumors  Full article at: Mac Rumors 5 days ago, 5:45am CDT
 

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HTC One M8 European Variant Receives 2.22.401.5 Update with Improved GPS Performance

Source: IBTimes UK

HTC has released Android 4.4.3 2.10.720.1 firmware for One M8 in Indi ...
Source: IBTimes UK   Full article at: IBTimes UK 6 days ago, 6:47am CDT
 

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More images of the upcoming HTC Windows Phone appear online

Source: Cool Smart Phone

A few questions for you all this morning. Do you know what the HTC One M8 looks like? Do you know what Windows Phone 8.1 looks like? Can you imagine what the two combined look like? No well you in for treat now, as some high resolution images of the upcoming HTC One M8 with Windows Phone have appeared. As expected they look nice. The HTC One M8 will more than likely have the same spec as the Android version. Financially that mak ...
Source: Cool Smart Phone   Full article at: Cool Smart Phone 1 week ago, 3:01am CDT
 

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Updated: Sony Xperia Z3 release date, news and rumors

Source: Tech.co.uk

Release date, price, display and designSony is serious about becoming a heavy weight smartphone player. While most companies are content with releasing one flagship each year, Sony has started bringing a new one out every six months or so.As the Sony Xperia Z2 hit shop shelves early this year we're already looking ahead to what Sony will launch next, namely the Sony Xperia Z3 (or we're guessing that's ...
Source: Tech.co.uk   Full article at: Tech.co.uk Aug 15 2014, 8:52am CDT
 

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha, Sony PlayStation TV, Alienware Alpha, Skully smart helmet: Gadget digest

Source: Fifth Gear

This week has seen some brilliantly cool gadgets, including the latest all-metal Samsung Galaxy Alpha smartphone. Throw in a couple of phablets, a smart motorcycle helmet and a Pi-powered camera, and there’s lots to catch up on. So read on for our weekly roundup, where we’re looking at the biggest and best stories of the week! Super-smart Smartphones! Samsung smartphones have always walked the ...
Source: Fifth Gear   Full article at: Fifth Gear Aug 15 2014, 8:30am CDT
 

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HTC unveils entry-level HTC Desire 516 and Desire 616

Source: AME Info

HTC, a global leader in mobile innovation and design, has unveiled two new entry-level handsets, designed to make life easier in numerous ways. The HTC Desire 516 and Desire 616 both offer high-quality 5-inch screens and powerful processing with dual-SIM support and excellent imaging capabilities at an affordable pri ...
Source: AME Info   Full article at: AME Info Aug 14 2014, 7:47am CDT
 

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Hands-on review: Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini

Source: Tech.co.uk

Introduction, design and displayThe Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini was quietly announced via press release at the beginning of July, and it's now finding its way into stores around the world, so how does the pint-sized smartphone shape up?As far as design goes there's no mistaking this is a close relative to the Samsung Galaxy S5, with the S5 Mini sporting the familiar ribbed faux-metal band around its circumference and the dimpled polycarbonate rear linking it directly to its bigger br ...
Source: Tech.co.uk   Full article at: Tech.co.uk Aug 13 2014, 10:56am CDT
 

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Forget plastic, meet Samsung's full-metal jacket Galaxy Alpha

Source: Fifth Gear

While Samsung’s teased its next big reveal for September, the South Korean phone giant has skipped the formalities for its latest surprise announcement. Meet the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, the latest handset from the company that nixes the plastic fantastic construction of the past and shows off exactly what we’d expect from a next-gen handset. Has your Galaxy S5 just become old news? Samsung’s just revealed its future with the Galaxy Alpha: Wave goodbye to the plastic-co ...
Source: Fifth Gear   Full article at: Fifth Gear Aug 13 2014, 8:43am CDT
 

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