HTC, once one of the giants of the smartphone market, has made some real steps toward returning to the top in 2017, with their U11 series of devices. With the U11 and U11 Plus, HTC launched strong competitors to Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S8 devices. Show More Summary
Android 8.0 Oreo continues to find its way to more devices, and HTC is now upgrading another one of its handsets. If you own an unlocked version of the HTC 10, then keep an eye out because your handset is now receiving Android 8.0 Oreo. According to
HTC shows some love for a phone that's nearing two years of age. Although we wouldn't recommend buying one in early 2018, the HTC 10 was an excellent handset during its time that flew under the radar for a lot of people. The phone shipped...Show More Summary
Of all the modern, high-end, virtual reality headsets, the HTC Vive has always been our favorite. For one thing, unlike the Oculus Rift, it wasn’t created by a fascist boy king with an […] The post VR Lives For Now With HTC Vive Pro and Vive Wireless appeared first on Geek.com.
Virtual reality, wire-free – and you don’t need to buy a new headset? Oh, we’re listening. HTC has made a bunch of announcements for the Vive family of VR peripherals at CES 2018. The one that’s most pertinent to current owners is the Vive Wireless Adaptor, which will be the first cable-free VR experience to […]
Rather than replace the Vive, HTC is offering the ability to go Pro. As one of the first major VR headsets to hit shelves, the hardware inside the HTC Vive isn't its most compelling feature anymore. The ecosystem HTC has built through...Show More Summary
In February 2016, the HTC Vive debuted as one of two high-end virtual reality headsets, along with the Oculus Rift. While we’ve seen plenty of headsets designed for smartphones and a whole slate of Windows Mixed Reality headsets since...Show More Summary
Coming to a phone near you. The HTC U11 Life isn't a perfect mid-ranger, but it's also far from the worst. There's quite a bit to like with the phone, and if you purchased one through T-Mobile in the United States, you'll soon be getting...Show More Summary
HTC's Vive Trackers and the first round of trackable accessories are now available, but what can you do with them? Following is a list of all the games that we know of that support the Vive Tracker universal tracking pucks in one way or another.
We were excited to hear that 2011 detective simulator L.A. Noire was headed to modern consoles and the HTC Vive for some VR action. The title received some visual upgrades, too, making the jump to PS4, Xbox One and the Switch a bit more graphically appealing. Show More Summary
Virtual reality is still a niche hobby, but a small British startup is one of the first-movers in building games for the emerging medium. Curiscope is a 10-person, Brighton-based startup which raised $1 million (£748,000) in seed funding from LocalGlobe in October. Show More Summary
Doom was one of the games at the genesis of 3D gameplay on the PC, and the title has now made the jump to virtual reality with the new Doom: VFR title available on Steam. In DOOM: VFR, the demons from Hell have wiped out everyone inside the UAC’s Martian research facility – except you. […] Read More: Doom: VFR now available for the HTC Vive
SwiftKey on Android is not a good Android keyboard. In fact, it might be the worst one out there. I was a Windows phone user for years before I finally made the switch to an Android smartphone. I had used everything from the HTC 7 Mozart all the way up to the HP Elite x3 as my daily driver. Show More Summary
The L.A. Noire Custom Consoles Giveaway Series Enter now for your chance to win the L.A. Noire themed Xbox One X (ends Dec 7). We'll also be giving away the custom-designed PS4 Pro, Nintendo Switch and gaming PC (complete w/ HTC Vive)...Show More Summary
After the Android One version shipped with Oreo, the US unlocked version of the HTC U11 Life is now beginning to receive the update to the latest version of Android.
Unless you have a Google-branded phone or are willing to jump into a beta test, you probably haven't had an easy upgrade path to Android Oreo. However, it seems like they're starting to trickle out: HTC is releasing an Oreo update for the unlocked U11 on November 26th (that's today, if you're reading this when it's fresh). Show More Summary
Goodbye, old friend. Thanks to devices like the Google Pixel 2, HTC U11, Moto Z2 Force, and Essential Phone, the 3.5mm headphone jack is becoming more and more rare with each new phone that's released. One user in our forums was recently...Show More Summary
Huawei's Mate 10 Pro isn't perfect, but it sure is one heck of a phone that should absolutely be on your shortlist. 2017 has been a phenomenal year for smartphones. The Pixel 2, Galaxy S8, LG V30, and HTC U11 are all prime examples of...Show More Summary
Black Friday sales are always the perfect time to pick up one of the more expensive tech items. Whether that’s a new Xbox One X console bundle, a ginormous 4k TV, or even an HTC Vive. As if to encourage you to take your first steps into the world of VR, you’ll be able to […]
This week we went hands-on with the OnePlus 5T, reviewed the Fitbit Ionic and HTC U11 Life (Android One), and much more. Here's the news of the week.