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HTC 10 Hands-On: An "Android OS Reboot"

By Gerald Lynch on at

It’s HTC’s 10th year in the Android phone business, and with its fortunes waxing and waning, the HTC 10 seems to represent an attempt to answer some of the criticisms levelled not just at itself, but at Android as a whole.