HTC's Next Smartphone May Include Fingerprint Sensor
HTC is one week away from announcing a new smartphone that has a fingerprint sensor, according to the Wall Street Journal. Citing sources familiar with the company's plans, HTC will debut a device called the HTC One Max, a larger version of the HTC One, on October 15. Apple's iPhone 5s is the only other major smartphone to include a fingerprint sensor. In addition to the fingerprint sensor, the One Max will have a 5.9-inch display and an Ultrapixel camera, as well as Sense 5 features such as Blinkfeed. The One Max, like the One and One mini, will run Google's Android operating system. HTC did not confirm any of the details in the Journal's report.
ZTE Max XL Packs 6-Inch Full HD Screen for $130
ZTE today announced the Max XL, a big-screened Android smartphone headed to Boost Mobile. The Max XL's defining features are the 6-inch full HD display and massive 3,990mAh battery.
HTC Reveals the One A9s, Which Will Be Sold In US
HTC today announced the One A9s, a less-expensive follow up to last year's A9. The A9s is a mid-range device that makes use of HTC's signature metal chassis design, but it dumbs down the specs a bit.
LG Innotek Devises Under-the-Glass Fingerprint Sensor
LG Innotek revealed a new fingerprint sensor that works through glass, allowing LG and other smartphone makers to create devices free from buttons. LG Innotek was able to do this by carving a small furrow out of the back side of the glass.
HTC Bringing the One M9+ to Europe
HTC today said it plans to expand availability of the One M9+ outside of Asia to select European markets. The One M9+ is a slightly larger version of the M9 that has different camera and processor configuration.
So it begins.
I guess we just have to get used to this "new" fashion.