The HTC smartwatch is the stuff legends are made of. Rumours of such a device first surfaced all the way back in 2014. It finally looked like HTC might unveil its first wearable earlier this year when HTC CEO Cher Wang boasted that it was working on something that would “turn the industry on its head.” Noted leakster Evan Blass weighed in […]
HTC smartwatch launch slips again, this time to the fall
Anyone looking forward to the upcoming HTC smartwatch will have to wait a while longer than expected. Evan Blass, formerly known as @evleaks, early this year suggested that the long-rumoured wearable would finally see the light of day in mid-April. The month of April came and went without a sign of the smartwatch. A new rumour quickly followed to indicate that the […]
HTC smartwatch coming “week of June 6th?”
The last we heard about the HTC smartwatch, it was to have been released “before the end of April.” Now a couple of days into May, there is still no sign of it. Evan Blass, formerly known as famed leaker @evleaks, today took to Twitter to indicate that the launch had been pushed back to the week of June 6th. […]
HTC Vive VR headset pre-orders begin today
HTC Vive VR headset pre-orders open today at 1000 ET (0700PT). To get you ready, we’ve pulled together all the information you will need. Pre-orders will take place on the HTC Vive website. Both credit card and PayPal transactions will be accepted. Best of all, HTC will ship its VR headset to more than 20 countries including Canada. International pricing was announced yesterday […]
HTC smartwatch to “turn the industry on its head,” says CEO
It was a rather quiet Mobile World Congress for HTC this year as there were no new product announcements. The final consumer version of its HTC Vive headset (for which pre-orders begin on February 29th) was the star attraction. Instead of competing against LG, Samsung and others at MWC 2016, HTC will instead introduce its next flagship smartphone “very soon,” according […]
HTC smartwatch set to launch in April?
Famed leaker Evan Blass, also known as @evleaks, last month suggested that HTC would finally launch its first smartwatch in mid-April. He reaffirmed today via Twitter that HTC is still on track to have its smartwatch out “before the end of April.” Small consolation, HTC fans: you'll be able to pick up the watch before the end of April. — Evan Blass (@evleaks) […]
HTC smartwatch to launch in mid-April?
After a number of false starts, HTC this year finally launched its first wearable earlier this year. In partnership with Under Armour, the company unveiled the UA HealthBox at CES 2016. Billed as “the world’s first connected fitness system ,” it includes the UA Band, a fitness tracker. An oft-rumoured smartwatch may not be far behind if sem-retired leaker @evleaks is to be […]
HTC denies rumours of Vive VR spin-off
HTC today released an official statement in response to rumours that it was considering spinning off its Vive virtual reality business into a separate company owned by itself and HTC CEO and Chairwoman Cher Wang. The terse statement denies the rumours, indicating that its VR business still stay in-house. The full statement reads: Recent media reports in Taiwan, such as […]