Is HTC doing it right this year with the HTC U, or making more mistakes?

The HTC U is coming after the LG G6 and the Samsung Galaxy S8 launches. Is that a winning strategy, or another mistake on HTC’s part?

Benchmark paints HTC U11 with a Snapdragon 835

If you can call the HTC U11 the “HTC CBP,” you might just think it will take the Snapdragon 835 and run with it. And in fact, that’s the case here.

Names collide with HTC U 11 branding

The “U” part of things brings the device close to the new HTC of this year while the “11” acknowledges the big phones scattered through its history.

Our Galaxy S8 gripes, glory and glare | #PNWeekly 249

Holding the Galaxy S8 presents one of the most quizzical axioms that we’ve had to confront at Pocketnow. We dig into some controversy with our podcast.

‘Brilliant’ HTC U flagship phone with Edge Sense confirmed for May 16 announcement

The non-Ultra HTC U, aka Ocean smartphone, is apparently less than a month away, complete with a “squeezable” Edge Sense frame.

HTC Ocean pictured front and back with characteristic “U” gloss

Evan Blass has put out some real pictures of the flipsides, but no side-sides of the HTC U. And those sides are the most important ones we want to see!

The Ocean roars tonight: HTC U leaks

Its codename is “Ocean” and the ocean of rumors is very much thick and frothing with details, speculation and revelations on how Edge Sense will work.
HTC U Ultra in hand

Pre-release benchmark may confirm Snapdragon 835 inside HTC U, battery size also rumored

The upcoming flagship phone formerly known as Ocean and now expected to be called HTC U almost certainly packs an SD835 SoC and 3000mAh battery.

HTC U, aka Ocean, tipped for early May global release with Edge Sense and SD835

Codenamed Ocean, possibly the most innovative smartphone of 2017 is reportedly breaking cover in April as the HTC U, Snapdragon 835 power and all.

HTC U (Ocean) supposedly includes Edge Sense, may be part of Sense Touch UI

Rumors of HTC’s masthead phone for 2017 adopting a new user interface paradigm have bubbled up to the surface in a software diagnostics leak.

Source says Verizon HTC device in testing has Snapdragon 835

The next true HTC flagship will be a while yet, it seems, and with conditions surrounding the current Qualcomm powerhouse chipset, we’ll have to be patient.

Poll: What phones are you least excited about for 2017?

2017 is just starting and there is plenty on the horizon in our field. But what phones are you least excited to see this year? Vote in our poll and discuss!

How long can we call HTC our darling?

How long will the HTC star burn without a real hit to its name? Will the HTC U phones save the company?

HTC One still alive as it streamlines releases

The One series gets pushed aside as the new U line takes shape, but it’s supposedly definitely still alive. HTC just won’t afford much oxygen to it.

The Ocean Note’s market name? Perhaps the HTC U Ultra

Steve Hemmerstoffer is reporting the market name for what may be HTC’s snazziest concept device yet from an “unverified source.”