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HTC One in 24K gold hands-on

0. phoneArena 11 Dec 2013, 15:49 posted on

With this particular HTC One, it’s actually sporting 24-carat gold plating! And we must admit, it definitely gives the flagship phone one nice luster. So what else can we say about it except that it looks almost exactly like a slab of gold bullion from the rear – save for the prominent HTC logo that’s...

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posted on 11 Dec 2013, 15:51 4

1. zuckerboy (Posts: 898; Member since: 22 Dec 2011)


It would have been great If they had given the money to marketing instead of this

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 15:51

2. ihavenoname (Posts: 1250; Member since: 18 Aug 2013)


Looks crappy in photos, but i think that in real life it's gorgeous.

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 16:26 6

3. Shatter (Posts: 1966; Member since: 29 May 2013)


Most pictures taken by HTC ultrapixel camera look crappy.

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 19:34

6. amats69 (Posts: 967; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


And for sure while you write this post you signed in to twitter and send a tweet to win this gold edition htc one..lol

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 17:18

4. xoxoGeorges (Posts: 194; Member since: 11 Jul 2013)


Looks horribly tacky.

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 17:34 2

5. TechCrazyedBoy (Posts: 129; Member since: 12 Nov 2013)


If the HTC One is made of titannium instead of gold,i would buy it!

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 19:39

7. Muayyad (Posts: 96; Member since: 05 Oct 2012)


Stupid people never know a @#$% about chemistry. Gold is one of the softest metals on earth.

posted on 12 Dec 2013, 10:16

12. Siriusly (Posts: 1; Member since: 12 Dec 2013)


It's merely plated in gold, if it were actually gold it would only be on display.

posted on 12 Dec 2013, 19:10

13. KristaNeuner (Posts: 2; Member since: 12 Dec 2013)


If it were actually gold it would be gold, not a phone.

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 21:12

8. crazymonkey05 (Posts: 119; Member since: 20 Nov 2012)


by the looks of it the back is already pretty scratched. if i were marketing that i would sacrifice purity and make it a gold alloy, i mean come on gold is extremely soft so if you drop it its going to dent and scratch. thats my 2 cents

posted on 11 Dec 2013, 21:53

9. byazatt (Posts: 159; Member since: 26 Oct 2012)


own one and you're a target by muggers hahaha

posted on 12 Dec 2013, 05:45

10. marbovo (Posts: 584; Member since: 16 May 2013)


oh man, I wouldn't want to have this one because a 24k is tooooo malleable, thats why most of jewels even the expensive are made with 18k.

posted on 12 Dec 2013, 06:31

11. iamovie (Posts: 6; Member since: 10 Sep 2013)


Does it still have that amazing Ultra pixel crap?? oh... okay...bye

posted on 13 Dec 2013, 00:59

14. juliaann (Posts: 9; Member since: 04 Dec 2013)


thanks

posted on 13 Dec 2013, 01:01

15. juliaann (Posts: 9; Member since: 04 Dec 2013)


awesome

posted on 06 Mar 2014, 09:39

16. sarita (Posts: 1; Member since: 06 Mar 2014)


Wow, it's great, i have the gold plated iphone 5s which i bought on igoldworld.com, but the HTC also looks cool.

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