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Top 10 Android smartphones capable of fingerprint recognition

Fingerprint scanners. Can’t have a flagship smartphone without one in this day and age, but the Android handhelds that do support the futuristic method of biometric authentication are often accused of shoddy, gimmicky execution. Even when done properly, the technology continues to stir up controversies, although Apple fans were very quick (and proud) to adopt

Verizon HTC One Max finally getting the Sense 6.0 update

Verizon’s variant of the HTC One Max smartphone is now getting Sense 6.0, much longer after the unlocked variants got the update. This UI was first introduced with the One M8 back in March and has been included in almost every HTC device that has launched since then, including a handful of midrange smartphones. So there

Original HTC One to get Sense 6 UI by end of May

Sprint rolling out Sense 6 update to HTC One max

If you go over to Sprint’s support page for the HTC One max, you’ll see that the update that is rolling out to the device today contains only a single feature – Wi-Fi calling support. However, as discovered by Android Central, this update is much bigger than that, and actually brings over the new Sense

Original HTC One to get Sense 6 UI by end of May

Original HTC One to get Sense 6 UI by end of May

HTC had previously confirmed that Sense 6, the latest iteration of its custom Android UI that debuted on the HTC One M8, would be making its way to the company’s original HTC One flagship. Today, HTC America president Jason Mackenzie took to Twitter and announced that Sense 6 – or Sixth Sense, as HTC calls it –

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Verizon HTC One Max could get the Android 4.4 update on April 7

An HTC executive has confirmed that the Verizon branded One Max smartphone will start getting the Android 4.4 update starting April 7. The device is currently running Android 4.3, although unlocked variants have already received the update. The information was given away by Mo Versi on Twitter, so it’s coming from a legitimate source. The

Sprint HTC One Max getting the Android 4.4.2 update

The Sprint branded HTC One Max phablet is now getting the Android 4.4.2 update. The phablet was launched late last year with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, so this update is quite significant. As for the changes on board, users can expect a change in UI as well as several Android specific upgrades such as the

HTC Advantage Program Launched In The US

HTC is making sure that its customers are happy not just by releasing high quality devices but by offering great after sales support. Just lately the company introduced the HTC Advantage program which is free in the United States and can be availed of by anyone who owns the HTC One, One Mini, and One

HTC One, One mini and One max to get KitKat in January-February

HTC’s unlocked One models in the U.S. are already running on Android 4.4 KitKat, but when will the chocolaty update arrive in other regions and on other HTC devices? Well, according to LlabTooFeR, a popular developer of custom ROMs for HTC devices with a rather accurate track record of leaks, the HTC One (both single and

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HTC launches Red and Black One Max in Taiwan

HTC has just launched two new color variants of the One Max smartphone in Taiwan. The Black HTC One Max was recently unveiled in Hong Kong while the Red HTC One Max was seen prior to that in a leak from Taiwan, so official availability was much expected. We would be very surprised though if

What Phone Should You Buy for Christmas? Top Picks for Every Budget

Is an Android smartphone all you really want for Christmas but can’t make up your mind as to what exactly to purchase? Thinking of playing secret Santa for mobile tech-loving friends and family? Missed out on the multitude of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, yet know very well additional rounds of promotions are due

Sprint HTC One Max now available from $129.99 through Wirefly

The Sprint HTC One Max is being offered with a decent discount over at Wirefly. The new large sized phablet is now being sold on contract through the retailer for $129.99 if you’re a new customer or $199.99 if you’re upgrading from an older Sprint device. Although Sprint doesn’t quite have the 4G LTE coverage

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Verizon HTC One Max now officially available for $299.99

Sprint was among the first to launch the HTC One Max in the U.S. and now Verizon has joined the party as well. Verizon customers can get the latest HTC phablet for $299.99 with a two year contract or for $599.99 sans contract. The handset is being offered through Verizon Edge as well for $25.22

Verizon HTC One Max Priced At $299.99 Gets Leaked

Last October Verizon said that the HTC One Max will be arriving sometime in the holiday season. Nothing has been heard of regarding this device since that announcement with no new details on how much it will cost or when it will be released. That is until now. During the unveiling of Verizon’s latest concept