Tag Archive: Rezound

HTC Rezound update documents live, OTA should follow soon

HTC Rezound

The “official” update document for the HTC Rezound is now live on Verizon’s website, which usually means an OTA update is nigh.  According to the page, the Rezound should soon be seeing software Version 2.01.605.11 and baseband version, so unfortunately this is not the Ice Cream Sandwich ROM that was leaked a week or so ago.  If anything, it looks like a maintenance release to get some bugs ironed out, which  [Read More…]

HTC Rezound – HTC’s newest offering comes with the specs to compete, not the style [Phone Review]

HTC Rezound – HTC’s newest offering comes with the specs to compete, not the style [Phone Review]

Coming out of the gate, the HTC Rezound had a tough battle. The Motorla Droid RAZR had already been released,  [Read More…]

HTC Rezound Review


The HTC Rezound is a powerhouse of a phone. While other devices in Verizon’s lineup might have garnered more attention, the Rezound (by the specs) is the best device currently available for Verizon. Do all these high-end specs actually add up to a positive experience, though?

1. Call Quality

The Rezound performed well as a phone throughout my time with it. Callers were loud and clear on my end, and in  [Read More…]

HTC releases kernel source for Rezound, Explorer, and latest Shift 4G update; throws in full Desire 2.3 update for good measure


HTC has released kernel sources for the Rezound, Explorer, and the EVO Shift 4G update for developers to have a play with.  In addition, they have let loose the full Desire Gingerbread update for developers and users alike.  The kernel source won’t be as useful to the average user as it will be for folks who hack away at building their own kernels and custom ROMs, but in the end it’s us users  [Read More…]

HTC Rezound commercial moves to a new beat


We only have three days until Verizon launches the HTC Rezound – the first phone in the US market to feature Beats Audio. Verizon and HTC certainly have a lot to talk about with the HTC Rezound; the device features a 4.3-inch 720p display, a dual-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm S3 processor and an 8 megapixel backlit imaging sensor. Based on its components, the HTC Rezound will be the most powerful handset available  [Read More…]

Video: HTC Rezound unboxing


You’ve seen the leaks. You’ve memorized the specs. You probably even followed one of the many live blogs which covered the phone’s official announcement last week. And now you can watch the very first unboxing of the HTC Rezound. The ten minute video put together by Wifefly doesn’t give us any new information about the HTC Rezound, but it’s always nice to see what HTC will be including in the box.

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The Galaxy Nexus vs the Droid RAZR vs the HTC Rezound — Verizon’s three amigos

Three Amigos

It looks to be a very nice Q4 if you’re a Verizon customer and an Android fan.  Three hot new phones are coming out, and if you’re due for an upgrade (or finagle things around so you can get a new phone — I’ve been there!) you’ll have a choice to make.  Do you choose the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and its Nexusy goodness, the Motorola Droid RAZR and its industrial design, or  [Read More…]

Hands-on with the HTC Rezound (updated with video)

HTC Rezound

The HTC Rezound is here, and it’s the first in a wave of high end devices headed to Verizon Wireless this holiday season. HTC introduced the Rezound today in New York City and we managed to push through the crowd for some quality hands on time.

Youtube link for mobile viewing

Make no mistake about it: Beats is the star here. As Jimmy Iovine said during the event, the next step  [Read More…]

HTC Rezound coming with Beats Audio to Verizon Nov. 14, ICS update coming in 2012

HTC has joined Verizon to announce the HTC Rezound, the first U.S. phone with Beats Audio built-into the device.

With its dual-core 1.5 GHz processor, 4.3-inch LCD screen, 720p display, and an 8 Megapixel camera with LED flash, the Rezound is an impressive phone. However, that’s not enough to keep people happy in a sea of super phones; access to Verizon 4G LTE network  [Read More…]

Verizon’s HTC Rezound unveiled, launching November 14 for $299


The curtain has finally been pulled back to reveal the HTC Rezound – the first device for the US market to feature a 720p HD display and Beats Audio. HTC’s CEO Peter Chou and Jimmy Iovine from Beats took the stage this afternoon in New York City to show off the handset for the very first time. The official spec list on the HTC Rezound matches up very closely with the  [Read More…]