HTC 8X will get Windows Phone 8.1 GDR 1 update but not 8S

HTC 8X WP 8.1 update

It’s always good to be able to bring readers news of updates for their devices and now HTC has announced plans for two of its Windows Phone handsets regarding Windows Phone 8.1. The HTC 8X will get the WP8.1 GDR 1 update but sadly the HTC 8S will miss out. This information was shared on […]

Verizon HTC 8X Windows Phone receives GDR3 update changes


Microsoft officially announced the Windows Phone 8 GDR3 update in October and we’ve already seen it rolling out to various devices. Now it’s the turn of the Verizon HTC 8X Windows Phone and owners of this smartphone will be pleased to hear that this device is now receiving the WP8 GDR3 update. The GDR3 update […]

HTC 8X GDR2 update causing freezing problems

HTC 8X GDR2 update causing freezing problems

Some users of the unlocked HTC 8X are experiencing freezing problems after Microsoft released the GDR2 update, this was first rolled out on devices such as the Samsung Ativ S and now owners of the HTC device are having issues. Complaints are rolling in over on the WPCentral forum, one member said that their HTC […]

HTC and Nokia devices could receive WP8 GDR2 update soon


We always try to keep readers informed about operating system updates for their devices, and we have some news today regarding the Windows Phone 8 GDR2 update. It looks as though owners of the Nokia Lumia 920 and Lumia 520 and also the HTC 8X and 8S are set to receive the WP8 GDR2 update […]

Nokia Lumia 920, 820 & HTC 8X Portico Update Today (AT&T / T-Mobile)

AT&T lumia 920 update

The new Microsoft Windows 8 mobile operating system is playing catch up with rivals Apple and Android in the smartphone world, but early indications hint that the company is certainly heading the right way with early adopters of the platform mainly giving it the thumbs up. Today we have news for AT&T and T-Mobile users […]

Blackberry 10 vs HTC 8X vs iPhone 5 in Browser Speeds

Blackberry 10 vs HTC 8X vs iPhone 5 in Browser Speeds

I’m pretty sure everyone in the mobile space is aware that Research In Motion is pinning all their hopes on regaining lost market share and returning the BlackBerry brand to its former glory with their saviour BlackBerry 10 devices, which are expected to surface early in 2013. It appears that these new BlackBerry 10 handset […]

Microsoft Portico Windows Phone 8 update arriving this month

Microsoft Portico Windows Phone 8 update arriving this month

A while back is was revealed that the first update to the Windows Phone 8 operating system had received a name change, moving from its old moniker of Apollo+ to being known as Portico in order to keep the Microsoft tradition of having their updates end in the letter ‘o’. The word was also that […]

HTC 8X unlocked on Verizon, Windows Phone 8S not for US


Today we have information for those of you interested in two new HTC Windows Phone handsets, the HTC 8S and HTC 8X. First we have news that may disappoint some readers in the US as HTC has now announced that the HTC 8S will not be sold there. The second piece of news regards the […]

Windows Phone 8 suffers reboot, freeze and battery issues

Windows Phone 8 suffers reboot, freeze and battery issues

Microsoft pushed out their latest mobile operating system not too long ago, and user have now had a fair bit of time to get used to Windows Phone 8 on their device. And it appears that Windows Phone 8 doesn’t come without its fair share of issues, as some users are reporting several problems with […]

Verizon HTC 8X vs Nokia Lumia 822, your buying preference

HTC X verzion preference

It seems that we are now seeing more smartphones than ever being released to the masses with a whole host of new products on various platforms being made available. Away from the likes of Apple and Samsung we are also seeing handsets become available on the new Microsoft Windows Phone 8 platform, and for Verizon […]