HTC Introduces HTC Desire Family of Smartphones to the U.S. Market
Aug 11 14
HTC is introducing the HTC Desire family of smartphones to the U.S. market, offering a breadth of models for consumers who want choice in price points and contract types without compromising on design or performance. The HTC Desire experience: The HTC Desire family sports many of the iconic features and experiences launched on the HTC One family. Best-in-class sound-HTC BoomSound(TM) and its dual front-facing speakers have become instantly recognizable to HTC One users and offer a premium audio experience. Outstanding image capture, editing, effects and sharing-The advanced camera features deliver creative, professional-looking photos and amazing effects, giving consumers more choice in creating, editing and sharing photos. Consumers can tap into the unique functionality of Zoe(TM) Highlights, which lets consumers create mini-movies complete with soundtracks and visual effects. Content integration-The inclusion of HTC Sense(R) 6 with the HTC BlinkFeed(R) experience aggregates the consumers' chosen news feeds into a snackable experience on their homescreens. High-quality display-The HTC Desire family features large, graphic-rich screens housed within beautifully designed phones made of premium materials that feel great in the user hand. Variety-The HTC Desire family will be offering a variety of bundles of features, sizes and color options in smartphones launching across multiple carriers and retailers through the end of the year. The HTC Desire 816 follows the recent availability of the HTC Desire 610 and are the first of many HTC Desire smartphones coming to the US market this year. Smartphones: The HTC Desire 610 packs an array of features, including a 4.7" FWVGA display, 1.2GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm(R) Snapdragon(TM) CPU, 1GB RAM and 8GB on-board storage with support for up to 64GB expandable storage. The 8-megapixel rear camera offers 1080p Full HD video recording and the 1.3 megapixel front camera is perfect for a quick video chat or snapping a selfie. The HTC Desire 816 builds on the HTC Desire 610 with enhanced specifications, including a 5.5" HD720 display, a 1.6GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm(R) Snapdragon(TM) CPU, 1.5GB RAM and the same on-board and expendable storage. For more serious shutterbugs, the main camera packs 13 megapixels, and also features 1080 Full HD video recording, while the 5-megapixel front camera features a wide-angle lens. Both have a back side-illuminated (BSI) sensor for enhanced captures in low-light conditions. Availability: The HTC Desire 816 will be available beginning August 12, 2014 at Virgin Mobile for $299 on any of Virgin Mobile USA's Beyond Talk no-contract plans, and at various retail outlets later this month. The HTC Desire 610 and HTC Desire 816 are also available through HTC.com. For more information about the HTC Desire family and other HTC products, visit the HTC newsroom.
HTC Announces Sales Results for the Month of July 2014
Aug 5 14
HTC revealed operating revenue of TWD 10.6 billion and USD 353 million in July, declining 33% from TWD 15.7 billion or USD 522 million a year earlier and lessening nearly 52% from a month ago.
HTC Corporation Appoints Fred Liu as Managing Director, with Effective from July 31, 2014
Jul 31 14
HTC Corporation announced that name Fred Liu as the Managing Director overseeing Emerging Products, Service, Manufacturing and IT. Because of his experience, Fred will be able to provide a seamless transition to push forward the company's growth, with effective from July 31, 2014.