Posts Tagged ‘HTC’
6 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on July 1, 2016 under Android
We have been hearing for some time that HTC has taken over Google's Nexus line for 2016, with multiple smartphones in the works and this week, we got fresh news on the top-tier model thanks to a full ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on June 29, 2016 under Virtual Reality
HTC hasn't been doing too well in the smartphone market lately but the company has become a huge name in Virtual Reality thanks to the Vive headset and now, Vive is spinning off into its own company, ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on May 9, 2016 under Channel
HTC's most well received product in a long time was its venture into a new field this year with the HTC Vive. The VR headset has arguably captured imaginations more than even the Oculus Rift, but can ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 28, 2016 under Mobile
While HTC is mostly making headlines with its virtual reality headset these days, the company still has a strong presence in the Android smartphone market. We have been hearing murmurs that HTC is cur... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on April 27, 2016 under Virtual Reality
Vive X will be a new developmental program from HTC, that injects upwards of $100 (£69) million into virtual reality game making. However it won't be there to give companies the funds to make the gam... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 14, 2016 under Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality has finally arrived in the hands of consumers but it looks like Valve and HTC have plans for the Vive headset to evolve a bit over time as future firmware update plans aim to add in "r... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on April 8, 2016 under Virtual Reality
The launch of the first virtual reality consumer headsets has not been without its issues. HTC had some problems with pre-orders being mistakenly cancelled and a few other problems have arisen but the... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on April 5, 2016 under Virtual Reality
Amidst the news that Oculus has run into some difficulties with its shipping, the first HTC Vive virtual reality headsets have started arriving on the doorsteps of consumers all over the world. From T... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 21, 2016 under Graphics
One of the bigger challenges with virtual reality is getting a PC capable of running it. Right now, VR is developed to run on GPUs like the GTX 970 and R9 290 but not everyone likes to upgrade every g... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 10, 2016 under Android
Google has often switched between different smartphone makers on an almost yearly basis for its Nexus devices. However, this year that could change, we have already been hearing rumours that HTC is se... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on March 4, 2016 under Mobile
HTC is preparing its flagship smartphone for 2016 at the moment and while we don't know when it will be announced, we do know what it looks like and what its specifications should be on launch thanks ... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on March 1, 2016 under Virtual Reality
One of the big questions about this year's virtual reality landscape was answered yesterday, when the HTC Vive finally went on sale. Initially playing a distant second fiddle to Oculus' Rift headset, ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 29, 2016 under PC
HTC opened up pre-orders for The Vive today, its Valve-backed virtual reality headset that makes use of room-scale technology. It is a pricey bit of kit, coming with a £689.99 price tag so you will w... more.
11 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 20, 2016 under General Tech
It looks like HTC and Valve are currently preparing to dish out the last few details on the HTC Vive next week. We already knew that pre-orders were planned to go live on the 29th of February but as ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 19, 2016 under General Tech
It looks like we could be learning the official price tag of the Valve-backed HTC Vive virtual reality headset very soon. We already know that pre-orders are due to go live at the end of the month but... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 5, 2016 under General Tech
We have known for a while that HTC is taking virtual reality in a different direction to Oculus. While the Rift is focussing on the 'seated' VR experience, HTC is all about room-scale VR and now the V... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 26, 2016 under Virtual Reality
From duct tape prototype, right through the developer versions to the final product, we've seen the Oculus Rift from its inception through to its consumer version, but not so with rival VR headset, th... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 21, 2016 under Mobile
This year at the Mobile World Congress event, HTC was initially expected to reveal its 2016 flagship HTC One smartphone. However, the device maker has now confirmed that it will be skipping the event ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 20, 2016 under Mobile
Google appeased old Nexus fans last year by bringing LG back to create the Nexus 5X while Huawei took the reigns on the Nexus 6P, a larger premium phablet. However, things might be quite different thi... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 18, 2016 under Software & Gaming
HTC has been trying to hype up its Vive virtual reality headset ever since its initial unveiling last year. At one point, the company teased Half-Life 3 and later had to apologize for it, the company ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 6, 2016 under General Tech
A couple of weeks back, HTC teased that it had to delay the Vive VR headset due to a major technological breakthrough, which it promised to show off this year at CES. Well, that time has come and HTC ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on January 4, 2016 under Software & Gaming, Virtual Reality
HTC's Viveport online store for virtual reality games, experiences and applications was learned about in mid-December through some investigative digging from fans, but it now looks to be available. Al... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 18, 2015 under Virtual Reality
Tracking our hands in virtual reality has been something all of the big VR makers have been working on for the past year or so. Oculus has its Touch controllers which will release soon after the Rift ... more.
4 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on December 18, 2015 under Virtual Reality
In a leak on the HTC website, excited virtual reality fans have discovered the final, commercial version of the HTC Vive headset. It looks quite similar to the original, with a few noteworthy changes,... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 9, 2015 under General Tech
This week, HTC and Valve announced that the release of the Vive virtual reality headset has been officially pushed out of 2015, with the new release date pegged for April next year. However, it turns ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 17, 2015 under Monitors, Software & Gaming
Being designed primarily for video games, virtual reality headsets will unlikely become popular overnight after they hit the market in 2016, but several years down the road their installed base will a... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on August 28, 2015 under General Tech
It turns out that HTC and Valve may have miscommunicated things just a bit earlier this year when it was announced that the HTC Vive virtual reality headset would be launching in Q4 this year. While i... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on July 21, 2015 under Software & Gaming
Back at this year's Game Developer Conference, Valve turned up with its brand new virtual reality headset, built by HTC and known as 'The Vive'. Over the course of the weekend we saw some blurry image... more.
11 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on July 13, 2015 under General Tech
Back in March at the annual Game Developers Conference, Valve and HTC revealed that they would be teaming up to launch 'The Vive' a virtual reality headset due out for the end of this year. Since then... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on July 9, 2015 under Tablet PC
If you have been after an Android tablet this year then the Nexus 9 just became a much more attractive option for UK customers after receiving a hefty price cut. The Nexus 9 is made by HTC and origina... more.
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