HTC: One sales are good, more new mid rangers coming end-Q3, but HTC might be back in the red next quarter
0. phoneArena 30 Jul 2013, 04:58 posted on
“Our strategy is we want to have good market share in the high-end smartphone, especially in a market like China”…
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1. tiara6918 (Posts: 2036; Member since: 26 Apr 2012)
Well done htc! I hope you would get back on top soon
7. zhiae (unregistered)
i bought htc one trying to save htc
2. TruPatriot (Posts: 110; Member since: 27 May 2013)
Hurry up and release the HTC Max to compete with the Galaxy Note3... that should help you get some sales.
5. pyradark (Posts: 857; Member since: 10 Jun 2012)
Not gonna happen, coz Z Ultra destroy both phone
10. SonyFindOneDroidple (Posts: 797; Member since: 11 May 2013)
Z ultra ?? The biggest ugliest brick!! With large bezel 3000mah supporting fullHD poor camera..
3. EXkurogane (Posts: 863; Member since: 07 Mar 2013)
Q4 should be ok as long HTC gets their One Max and next gen of windows phones into the market on time.
11. JC557 (Posts: 1521; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)
Not to mention make them available to Verizon in the US. At this point HTC shouldn't bother with the One and should just release the One Max for VZW. Of course it may take time for an FCC approval...
4. halowen_pcd (Posts: 8; Member since: 11 Apr 2013)
HTC needs to change all of their advertisements, make it simple but useful like Samsung's. I love HTC phone (es; HTC One) but i like watching Samsung's advertisements. And if i'm a normal user (dont know and care to find out about the phone or specs) i will be more attracted by the Samsung's advertisements
6. pyradark (Posts: 857; Member since: 10 Jun 2012)
Red Quarter for sure for Q4, due to Iphone, note3 and honami. Even I dont know what to suggest on HtC this time. They are great in their products but lack of attraction to the people.
8. Slammer (Posts: 1515; Member since: 03 Jun 2010)
Not trying to beat a dead horse here, but, HTC had a lot of long time supporters hoping HTC to bring back removable batteries ever since the EVO LTE. Many customers that never owned HTC products before, gave HTC a chance with the same model. After running into battery issues, new customers are leaving as well as the long time supporters. Only those that seek hardware aesthetics, seem to be the purchasers of the one.
My 18 year old Nephew purchased the ONE because he thought it was "Dope". After experiencing hotter than normal operation and battery issue, he retruned it for another brand. He just didn't want to chance going a two year contract with possible same issues.
HTC made some of the finest phones in the industry until they tried to emulate Apple.
9. zennacko (Posts: 236; Member since: 16 Jun 2013)
Selling $2.4 billion to have a profit of $42 million? the execs that jumped out of HTC weren't kidding when they said it was falling apart... they should have taken some classes from Apple execs on how to build something, and earn at least 50% profit over it.
13. cnwwyo (Posts: 126; Member since: 26 May 2011)
Is HTC one available on Verizon? If not why is this on the Verizon page?
14. tarcisiorm (Posts: 6; Member since: 18 Dec 2012)
It's not available on Verizon yet. It was expected to launch tomorrow, but now seems it will be on August 15th