Verizon Wireless may finally be ready to announce and release the HTC One on their network. The latest word from Verizon themselves is the device would arrive "later this summer" and we've been patiently waiting for more details or a sighting in the wild. Well, today it cleared through the FCC.
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Google Play edition smartphones have begun shipping as of today. This includes the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S 4 which are both available from the Play Store. These handsets originally went on sale back in late-June, however as of today they are actually available to ship. As had been, the HTC One is priced at $599 and the Galaxy S 4 is priced at $649.
Jelly Bean, but we're still waiting for it to arrive. After missing in action at Google I/O, it has shown up here and there but nothing has been made official. We've been seeing Android 4.3 a lot lately, and today have one more sighting of the latest OS clearing the Bluetooth certification process.
HTC One smartphone is getting updated to Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean today across Europe. We've seen a few various reports of the same update in Taiwan, and other regions, and after initially being delayed it's officially here. It hit earlier this week, and now multiple reports have confirmed the European model is enjoying the same software upgrade.
HTC One fans and owners. He's calling the new feature the MoDaCo Switch, and it will allow users to seamlessly switch from the stock HTC Sense UI software on the One to vanilla Android. Essentially turning your regular HTC One into the Google Play edition.
HTC One Mini have recently surfaced. These latest images are showing the handset in black and thankfully they are not blurry. While we are of course going to treat these as nothing more than leaked images, we should point out the original source has since taken the images down. There is probably some speculation that could go along with that, but we will leave that as it stands.
HTC One users will be seeing the Android 4.2.2 update surface via an over-the-air update sometime in the relatively near future, according to reports coming in from Taiwanese users. Some international users have revealed that they've received the newest update, with one publishing a screenshot of the update page that displays the changes other owners can expect.
came available for sale yesterday and it looks like we have already begun seeing some goodies as a result. Earlier in the day we saw the the Camera app and a red phase beam live wallpaper come available for download. While those are a few smaller bits, there is also word of a new ROM based on the Google Edition HTC One.