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HTC pulls the plug on tablets in the U.S.

HTC pulls the plug on tablets in the U.S.

posted: 10 Oct 2012, 14:26

Calling the HTC Flyer and Jetstream, "a great learning experience," Taiwan-based HTC has thrown in the towel when it comes to selling tablets in the United States; not wanting to burn its bridges, HTC says it might return to the device sometime in...

5 current alternative tablets to the new iPad

5 current alternative tablets to the new iPad

posted: 07 Mar 2012, 15:42

Before you simply get caught up in all of the spectacle surrounding this most up-to-date iPad, there are some other alternatives out there in the market worth contemplating about.Specifically, all of the competition can be found in the horde...

HTC Flyer to get treated to ICS in Q1 2012?

HTC Flyer to get treated to ICS in Q1 2012?

posted: 23 Jan 2012, 09:27

HTC’s 7-inch stylus-supporting Flyer has seen its price slashed to the very affordable $299, then it was just recently updated to 3.2 Honeycomb, and now it’s confirmed to get further up…

HTC Flyer Honeycomb update starts arriving today

HTC Flyer Honeycomb update starts arriving today

posted: 03 Jan 2012, 07:18

The 7-inch HTC Flyer stands out with its interface optimized for work with a stylus, but since the device was released in May 2011, we’ve only been hearing promises for…

Honeycomb update for the HTC Flyer is reportedly starting to roll out across Europe

Honeycomb update for the HTC Flyer is reportedly starting to roll out across Europe

posted: 05 Dec 2011, 09:34

From the sound of it all, it seems as though the long awaited Honeycomb software update for the 7-inchh tablet is starting to roll out – in Europe so far. Specifically, HTC Flyer users in France and...

Readers' tablet spec comparison: how does the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet fare?

Readers' tablet spec comparison: how does the Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet fare?

posted: 08 Nov 2011, 09:34

The Amazon Kindle Fire shook the tablet industry by introducing a brand new price point – the very affordable $199. It managed to preserve the essentials of a good tablet…

If you can find it in a Best Buy store, the HTC Flyer is now $99

If you can find it in a Best Buy store, the HTC Flyer is now $99

posted: 06 Oct 2011, 09:10

Just 5 days after cutting the price of the 7 inch HTC Flyer tablet to $299 from $499, Best Buy has taken another $200 off the price to $99; unfortunately, the tablet can only be purchased at Best Buy stores that have it...

Best Buy cuts the price of the HTC Flyer by $200 to $299.99 starting October 1st

Best Buy cuts the price of the HTC Flyer by $200 to $299.99 starting October 1st

posted: 30 Sep 2011, 14:10

With prices of 7 inch tablets coming down thanks to Best Buy's recent cut in the price of the BlackBerry PlayBook and the $199 tag on the Kindle Fire, Best Buy has sliced $200 off the price of the HTC...

Best Buy cuts the price of the HTC Flyer by $200 to $299.99 starting October 1st

Best Buy cuts the price of the HTC Flyer by $200 to $299.99 starting October 1st

posted: 30 Sep 2011, 14:10

With prices of 7 inch tablets coming down thanks to Best Buy's recent cut in the price of the BlackBerry PlayBook and the $199 tag on the Kindle Fire, Best Buy has sliced $200 off the price of the HTC...

Best Buy to slash HTC Flyer's price to $300 on Oct 6th

Best Buy to slash HTC Flyer's price to $300 on Oct 6th

posted: 29 Sep 2011, 06:32

Best Buy is slashing the price on the 7-inch HTC Flyer to just $299.99 next Thursday, October 6th, a knowledgeable insider shared with us. The ad materials have already been prepared…

HTC Flyer is now available with T-Mobile, but only for Business-2-Business customers

HTC Flyer is now available with T-Mobile, but only for Business-2-Business customers

posted: 13 Sep 2011, 11:30

Yesterday, T-Mobile officially brought over the HSPA+ enabled version of the HTC Flyer to its lineup. Unfortunately, sales for the Flyer are only limited to Business-2-Business customers in the meantime...

Images appear of Honeycomb on HTC Flyer

Images appear of Honeycomb on HTC Flyer

posted: 05 Sep 2011, 10:10

It was only a couple of days ago that a RUU (ROM update utility) leaked online that contained an early build of Android Honeycomb to the HTC Flyer, but now the guys over at XDA have turned that RUU into a flashable ROM…

HTC Flyer Honeycomb update leaked, custom ROM on the way

HTC Flyer Honeycomb update leaked, custom ROM on the way

posted: 02 Sep 2011, 16:35

The first Honeycomb ROM Update Utility (RUU) for the HTC Flyer has been leaked and the plans are to make a custom ROM for the 7 inch tablet; in the meantime, the RUU is being made available for you to download with the caveat that...

U.S. Cellular's Q3 and Q4 lineup includes Motorola Electrify, LG Optimus Black and HTC Desire II

U.S. Cellular's Q3 and Q4 lineup includes Motorola Electrify, LG Optimus Black and HTC Desire II

posted: 14 Jul 2011, 12:12

Regional carrier U.S. Cellular is planning on launching a number of Android models during Q3, including it own version of the Motorola PHOTON called the Motorola Electrify; besides...

T-Mobile UK is expecting to land the HTC Flyer some time this month

T-Mobile UK is expecting to land the HTC Flyer some time this month

posted: 01 Jul 2011, 12:32

So far, we’re only presented with the notion of it “coming soon” some time this month – though, no official word has been mentioned. Obviously, it’s going to be enabled for 3G connectivity with the carrier, but pricing...

HTC Sense UI for tablets Walkthrough

HTC Sense UI for tablets Walkthrough

posted: 14 Jun 2011, 09:31

From their humble beginnings with their TouchFLO interface running on top of Windows Mobile 6.1 to their latest Sense UI iteration, we’ve witnessed the evolution of HTC's recognizable interface, but now it seems to come around full circle with their tablet...

HTC Flyer lands at the FCC with T-Mobile bands

HTC Flyer lands at the FCC with T-Mobile bands

posted: 13 Jun 2011, 03:05

A T-Mobile HTC Flyer? You might have thought that the devices availability will be exclusive to Sprint, but judging from the bands of an HTC Flyer, which just recently landed at the FCC…

Latest software update brings forth improved performance to the HTC Flyer

Latest software update brings forth improved performance to the HTC Flyer

posted: 03 Jun 2011, 17:08

The new over-the-air update is being pushed out provides “improved system performance,“ which should speed certain aspects just a little but to exude an even better responsive experience. Besides the bump in performance...

HTC Flyer gets the spotlight in a series of Show Me videos

HTC Flyer gets the spotlight in a series of Show Me videos

posted: 23 May 2011, 06:24

The HTC Flyer has just made it to our office and while we impatiently unboxed the tablet and took it for a spin, HTC has posted a series of instructional videos giving you an insight about all the possibilities of the 7-incher…

HTC Flyer price set at $499, hitting Best Buy on May 22nd

HTC Flyer price set at $499, hitting Best Buy on May 22nd

posted: 20 May 2011, 03:34

The HTC Flyer price has shocked us as the tablet flew over to Europe for its debut, but the $700 Europeans have to pay about the 7-inch tablet have shrunk to a much more acceptable $499 stateside in Best Buy…

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