MetroPCS Launches the Wildfire S, Its First HTC Smartphone

HTC Wildfire S

It was only a matter of time before MetroPCS got its hands on an HTC smartphone and today, the carrier announced that it is now carrying the HTC Wildfire S and will be offering it for $179.99 without a contract. While the Wildfire S is nothing to write home about, it’s definitely a capable device […]

Sprint Rolls Out OTA Security Update for HTC Android Smartphones


After it was revealed earlier this month that a security flaw on HTC-made Android smartphones could allow third-party malicious apps to access the phone, Sprint has been working with HTC to close up the breach. Sprint and HTC are now beginning to roll out an over-the-air (OTA) update to HTC-made Android smartphones to patch the […]

CDMA HTC Wildfire S Gets FCC Approval


It looks like in addition to T-Mobile USA‘s version of the HTC Wildfire S, HTC is also making a CDMA variant which was seen getting U.S. regulatory approval at the FCC. The Wildfire S could be considered a mid-range handset and could essentially fill the spot of the Androi-powered Hero that was launched several years […]

HTC Wildfire S Headed to T-Mobile on August 3rd for $80

HTC Wildfire S

T-Mobile has announced the upcoming availability of a phone called the HTC Wildfire S, a short time after the specifications of the phone leaked out. The Wildfire S, which is a mid-level device, is expected to go on sale on August 3rd with an $80 price tag and is set to do battle for the […]

Specs Emerge for T-Mobile Wildfire S Smartphone


With the HTC Sensation 4G occupying the high-end slot on T-Mobile USA’s portfolio, the carrier will also be bringing a more compact Wildfire S to slot into the mid-range to entry level position. The Android 2.3 Gingerbread smartphone would be T-Mobile’s equivalent of the rumored Sprint Hero 4G smartphone. The Wildfire S is now known […]