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HTC not planning further updates for the 8X phone

January 14, 2016 |

HTC 8X is not getting Windows 10 Mobile

Beginning its journey as a flagship for Windows Phone 8, the HTC 8X is now over three years old. Nevertheless, some users have been waiting for an official statement from the … Read More

Windows Device Recovery Tool updated and now supports HTC 8X

September 29, 2015 | 4

You can recover a phone to the latest official software version

Microsoft has updated and renamed the former Windows Phone Recovery tool to Windows Device Recovery tool v.3.0.1. Aside the name change and some bug fixes, Microsoft has expanded the … Read More

Microsoft working to fix issues with non-supported phones that got Windows 10 Mobile

September 17, 2015 |

Some HTC, BLU, Prestigio phones received Build 10536.1004

Mobile Build version 10536 is now officially running on smartphones that are part of the Windows Insider program. The list with supported models includes most of the Lumia devices and only one … Read More

Do not install Windows 10 Mobile on a non-supported device

September 15, 2015 |

You are risking bricking a non-supported model

Mobile build 10536 is now live for Windows Insiders, but a detection bug makes this build available for some of the non-supported models like HTC 8X and others.

It is very important that … Read More

Windows Phone Recovery tool adds support for HTC Smartphones

May 13, 2015 |

Is Windows 10 Mobile Preview coming to HTC devices?

Microsoft has quietly updated its Windows Phone Recovery Tool – a special software that allows you to return to an official build of Windows Phone if you are running a pre-release … Read More

Verizon’s HTC 8X is ready for Windows Phone 8.1.1 Update

February 12, 2015 | 1

The US carrier should release the update today or tomorrow

After releasing the Denim (plus 8.1.1) Update to Nokia Lumia Icon yesterday, Verizon looks to be really close to unleash the latest Windows Phone version to the HTC 8X.

Verizon … Read More

T-Mobile is not planning Windows 8.1.1 update for phones other than Lumia 521 & Lumia 925

February 10, 2015 |

HTC 8X and other devices on T-Mobile won’t get official Widows Phone 8.1.1

The official Windows Phone 8.1.1 update is already running on half of the active smartphones – most of them unlocked or devices which have joined the Preview … Read More

Lumia Camera comes to non-Lumia smartphones with Windows 10

January 18, 2015 |

Internal Camera Beta found in the Store

A variant of Lumia Camera could replace the stock Camera app that comes pre-installed on Windows smartphones including Samsung ATIV S, HTC 8X, HTC One, and all other non-Lumia smartphones running Windows Phone.

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HTC Photo Edit app gets new features

November 12, 2014 |

HTC updates the photo edit app

HTC has refined its photo editing application for HTC One M8 on Windows. Version 2.0 which is now live in the Store offers a couple of improvements, some UI changes, and brand new effects.

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New update for phones on the Preview program, including all HTC models

September 24, 2014 | 1

Microsoft has just unleashed a new update to Windows Phone 8.1.1 (Update 1) for all smartphones enrolled in the Developers Preview program.

The new version 14176 is bringing Lumia Cyan firmware to more Lumia smartphones, fixes bugs, and enables OS … Read More

Microsoft is trying to fix a problem with Update 1 for HTC devices

August 6, 2014 |

Yesterday Update 1 for Windows Phone 8.1 was published for the first time. It brings some novelties such as Live Folders and many other improvements.

But the owners of HTC 8X and HTC 8S devices still cannot take advantage of … Read More

HTC 8S won’t get Update 1 for Windows Phone 8.1

August 6, 2014 | 1

Only HTC 8X meets the hardware requirements for GDR1 Update

HTC has today announced that only HTC 8X meets the hardware criteria for GDR1 update while HTC 8S devices are stuck on WP8.1 which is now rolling out to Windows … Read More