HTC has sold part of its smartphone team to Google as it seeks to turn around its business.
HTC expands VR theme park biz to Saudi ArabiaWednesday 1 April 2020
HTC will team up with Extra, a leading distributor of consumer electronics products in Saudi Arabia, to build a VR-based theme park-like center, dubbed Xtra Life, in Al Khbor, according...
HTC eyes growing VR market in 2020Monday 24 February 2020
HTC is optimistic about its VR business in 2020 expecting the global VR industry to have potential to surge by 50% in terms of market demand that will emerge from both the consumer...
HTC revenues tumble in JanuaryFriday 7 February 2020
HTC has reported decreased revenues for January, hampered by seasonality, a lack of flagship and 5G smartphones and a standstill of its VR business in China due to the coronavirus...
AR/VR market to take off in 2021 on 5G commercializationMonday 13 January 2020
The AR/VR market is expected to take off in 2021 thanks to 5G commercialization, maturing 8K technology, the availability of AR/VR cloud platforms and game streaming services at telecom...
HTC mulls cutting more jobsWednesday 18 December 2019
HTC has confirmed that it will trim its workforce as it looks to ensure that the development of its core businesses will be able to secure sufficient resources for further advancem...
Taiwan handsets – 3Q 2019Wednesday 11 December 2019
Taiwan makers shipped 14.21 million handsets in third-quarter 2019, up 3% sequentially but down 34.8% on year.
HTC cuts VR headset prices, launches streaming serviceMonday 9 December 2019
HTC has reduced prices of its VR headsets and also released a Beta version of Viveport wireless cross-platform streaming services aiming to boost sales during the year-end shopping...
Medical center sets up MR anatomy lab with HTC supportThursday 5 December 2019
Taiwan's National Defense Medical Center (NDMC), a military medical university, has cooperated with HTC DeepQ, the smartphone vendor's healthare research unit, to set up a MR-based...
HTC to expand Viveland theme park businessThursday 31 October 2019
HTC is set to expand its VR-based Viveland theme park business in Hong Kong, India and the Middle East, in addition to its home market in Taiwan, according to HTC Vive vice president...
HTC moves to promote blockchain smartphones, VR businessThursday 24 October 2019
HTC has been keen to make efforts to advance both of its handset and VR businesses after Yves Maitre took the reins as CEO at the Taiwan-based smartphone vendor in mid-September.
HTC reports robust sales for SeptemberMonday 7 October 2019
HTC has reported revenues of NT$1.275 billion (US$41.24 million) for September, up 73.7% on month and 1.53% on year. The annual gains for the month were the company's first in two...
5G, VR integration to bring in killer apps, says HTC executiveFriday 4 October 2019
In addition to benefiting system operators, handset vendors and other players, the commercialization of 5G networks will help drive a fast development of VR applications, which could...
HTC names Yves Maitre as CEOWednesday 18 September 2019
HTC has named former Orange executive Yves Maitre as CEO, effectively immediately, with Cher Wang continuing as chairwoman of the Taiwan-based handset brand vendor.
HTC to continue launch smartphones with prudent positioning strategyMonday 16 September 2019
HTC will continue to strengthen its deployment in Taiwan's handset market with a more prudent positioning strategy as rival brands have been launching new models rampantly into the...
HTC sales up 66% sequentially in AugustMonday 9 September 2019
HTC has reported revenues of NT$734 million (US$23.52 million) for August, up 66.8% on month but down 47.1% on year.
Taiwan handsets – 2Q 2019Friday 30 August 2019
Taiwan's handset shipments arrived at 13.8 million units in the second quarter of 2019, a level similar to that of the previous quarter, but slipping 33.2% on year.
HTC reports fifth consecutive quarterly loss in 2Q19Tuesday 13 August 2019
HTC has reported net loss of NT$2.23 billion (US$70.81 million) for the second quarter of 2019, the company's fifth consecutive quarterly loss, although the figure shows a slight...
HTC sees revenues improve in JuneMonday 8 July 2019
HTC has reported revenues of NT$1.461 billion (US$46.89 million) for June, up 94% on month but down 34% on year.
Taiwan handsets – 1Q 2019Friday 21 June 2019
Taiwan's handset shipments slipped 39.5% sequentially in the first quarter of 2019, while compared to the same quarter a year ago, the volume dropped 23.5%.
HTC launches U19e, Desire 19+Wednesday 12 June 2019
In response to its weak smartphone sales in the previous months due to a lack of new models, HTC has rolled out two new smartphones targeting the mid-range segment - the U19e and...
HTC reports disappointing sales for AprilTuesday 7 May 2019
HTC has reported its revenues tumbled 54.8% on month and 71.7% on year to a 17-year low of NT$592.65 million (US$19.17 million) in April.
HTC to launch new generation blockchain smartphones by year-end 2019Monday 29 April 2019
HTC plans to launch its second-generation blockchain-focused smartphone before year-end 2019 in an effort to boost its smartphone sales while continuing to expand its blockchain ecosystem,...
HTC ties up with blockchain venture capitalFriday 19 April 2019
HTC has teamed up with Proof of Capital, a blockchain venture capital fund, aiming to deepen the development and expand the global ecosystem of the cryptographic technology.
Nichia wins initial patent infringement lawsuit against HTC in GermanyThursday 11 April 2019
Nichia has indicated that the District Court of Dusseldorf in Germany in late March 2019 decided that its YAG patent, EP 0 936 682 (German patent code DE 697 02 929), was infringed...
HTC revenues up sequentially in MarchMonday 8 April 2019
HTC has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.313 billion (US$42.59 million) for March 2019, representing a 109.98% increase on month and 52.64% drop on year.