Back on June, HTC is reporting to develop the new smartphone that’s called as HTC Eye and now the @Evleaks has been spread the same news that the phone is will becoming more powerfull selfie phone for the user since has great front-facing camera feature.
According to @Evleaks Twitter account, HTC plans to release this phone in the fourth quarter and the phone is heading to U.S. carriers AT&T, the HTC Eye, will becoming the high-end positioning of the end products.
Some smartphone manufacturer is now adding more capability in their products, especially in their front facing camera, since many people is now take the selfie picture and post to social media. For example, LG G3 front-facing camera will be added to complete the self-gesture functionality, while Huawei P7 phone is loaded with up to 8 megapixel front-facing camera, and even be able to achieve “group self”, which seems to indicate that to enhance the self-timer function, manufacturers are becoming one of the main direction of the new smartphone. To this end, HTC apparently unwilling to lag behind the trend, ready to launch the smartphone to reach those market.
Unfortunately, @Evleaks did not mentiones about the detail of specification from the phone, but AT&T has been tested those machince already. However, to improve the pixel in the front-facing camera may be the biggest possible. Prior to this, HTC has alaready launch of the HTC One M8, HTC One Mini 2, HTC One and HTC Desire 816 stylish version of other models are equipped with a 5 megapixel front-facing camera.
In addition, HTC is about to launch a new smartphone for the other telecommunications, HTC M8d has passed the State Administration of Radio Equipment Type Approval and show support GSM/CDMA 2000/TD-LTE network, and had information from HongKong Electronic Fair, the phone will support dual sim dual standby function.
Interestingly, dual card version of HTC One M8 puts the first sale in the overseas market, the news from the official said would be landing in Germany, Australia and the Swiss market next week, priced at up to 799 euros (or about 6754 yuan), than the standard version 570 euros (or about 4835 yuan) price a lot more expensive.
It is worth mentioning that, according to the latest release of HTC’s second quarter results, HTC in the second quarter of this year to achieve a net profit of about $ 75.6 million USD, representing a substantial increase of 80%, which significantly exceeded market analysts had expected.
It is reported that, HTC One M8 strong performance in Europe, Asia and other regions, while HTC also introduced more mid-range models to compete for market share in China, and after the issue of the supply chain and production models encountered have been resolved, and by outsourcing production and other forms of improved production efficiency, these are the main reasons for HTC able to turn a profit.