HTC Wildfire S Unboxed with quick hands on

thehtcnews / August 12, 2016

HTC have updated several of their popular handsets from last year and added an “S” to them. The HTC Wildfire proved to be a popular choice as an entry level handset into the world of Android and is still available to buy on most UK networks still.

A few differences from last years model include better CPU speed, more ram and a HVGA display instead of QVGA. The CPU speed is now 600MHz instead of 528MHz, while the RAM has been increased to 512MB, up from the 348MB found on the Wildfire released last year. We also see the addition of the latest version of Android on the Wildfire S, coming in at 2.3.3 equipped with HTC Sense 2.1. Other specs remain pretty much the same, the screen has more pixels as it is now HVGA instead of QVGA but, still measures 3.2 inches.…


HTC Buffy to be Facebook phone

thehtcnews / November 22, 2011

There were rumors last year, that a Facebook phone was in the works but, at the time Facebook denied that such as phone was being worked on and still do. However, the latest rumor is that Facebook is working with HTC to create a fully integrated Facebook phone.

According to the rumors, both HTC and Samsung were in the running to create the Facebook phone but, HTC were onlu recently chosen to build the handset, codenamed Buffy. Apparently the handset will run a modified version of Android, which will be tailored to give the maximum Facebook experience and integration.…

Accessories, Android, HTC

Pink Wildfire S now available

thehtcnews / September 5, 2011

The popular HTC Wildfire S is now available in a funky but, subtle pink. Only available in the UK, the pink Wildfire S is available for free on contracts starting at as little as £15 a month. From Phones4U, you can pick the Wildfire S up for £15 a month on a 24 month contract and pay nothing for the handset. This will give you 100 minutes, 3000 texts and 250MB of data. Or, for £20 a month, you get double the minutes and £160 cash back by redemption.

There are a lot of good deals for the handset and there’s sure to be one to suit your needs and quite a lot of the Phones4U deals come with cashback and not all of the deals are by redemption. A contract with Vodafone will give you 300 minutes, 3000 texts for £20.50 a month and £100 “auto cashback”.…