Phone for young women may get HTC Sense 3.5
What appear to be official press photos of the HTC Bliss have leaked in advance of the smartphone's Sept. 20 launch. The Bliss, which may launch as the Rhyme, is said to be designed specifically to appeal to young women. The Rhyme will be the first to feature the latest version of HTC's Android UI, HTC Sense 3.5. Although the new name suggests that Beats Audio will be included, the specs that leaked earlier this week do not.
Phones may launch as early as next week
New details of HTC's Bliss and Runnymede Android smartphones have been leaked. This is my next has posted full specifications for the Android-based smartphones as they will appear in European markets.
HTC Bliss may appear at NYC gathering
HTC dropped a strong clue as to the release timing of the Bliss with an invite it sent to members of the media. The notice points to a September 20 gathering in New York City. Little is mentioned as to the contents, but a request to "come celebrate in style" and the use of the Bliss' expected seafoam green and possible purple colors.
HTC Sense 3.5 shown off on video running on Bliss
The upcoming HTC Sense 3.5 interface has now been shown off in a five-minute video from the same source that broke the news on the software. XDA China took a detailed look at the Android OS customization. There are many differences compared to the previous version, including new animations, lock screens and other enhancements.
HTC Sense 3.5 beta spotted in screen caps?
After revealing the first live photos of the HTC Bliss yesterday, XDA.cn has now looked deeper into its HTC Sense 3.5 overlay. As such, the site created screenshots of what is believed to be the final interface. Unlike HTC Sense 3.0 that required dual-core chips for it to work, Sense 3.5 doesn't have such a stringent requirement.
HTC Bliss seed in live photos, may run 800MHz CPU
The first live images of the upcoming HTC Bliss have shown up online thanks to Chinese site XDA.cn. The handset is said to be aimed at young women, and sport a lightly colored exterior, the latter of which the live image confirms. Other colors will be offered as well
HP teases September 1 event in London
HTC on Friday posted an open invitation to the public for a special event on September 1. The London gathering would give fans and the media alike a chance to "see what's next." No clues were given as to what the device roster would be.
Image corroborates earlier leaks
HTC's unannounced Bliss handset has surfaced in yet another leak ahead of the its formal unveiling. The latest images, though a bit fuzzy, appear to show a hardware design similar to a rendering that surfaced several weeks ago. The image, which was allegedly taken in the wild and posted by Pocketnow, also matches the greenish color scheme that is expected to be aimed at female buyers.
Image adds to circulating rumors
Corroborating earlier rumors, a leaked rendering is claimed to show HTC's unannounced Bliss handset. The image, which was posted by Pocketnow, appears to provide a glimpse at the device paired with its docking cradle, one of many color-matched accessories that are expected to be launched alongside the greenish smartphone. The Android-based device is said to be targeted for young women.
HTC Glamor Android phone pops up in first photo
HTC's rumored Bliss phone for women may have been spotted for the first time. Now nicknamed the Glamor, it would have the soft, rounded look and feminine colors hinted at before, albeit without the green. Shots from PocketNow showed few details but did confirm they were Android devices using HTC Sense.
HTC Bliss to target young women
HTC is developing an Android smartphone built specifically around women, one insider said Wednesday. Known so far as the Bliss, it would be targeted at women in their 20s and 30s and would have both hardware and software shaped around stereotypes of what women want. It would have a "calming" green-like color, This is my next said, as well as a rubber back for the grip and cliché apps like calorie counters and shopping tools.