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Is this an image of the HTC M7?

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Is this an image of the HTC M7?
Is this the HTC M7?

Is this the HTC M7?

The HTC M7 is rumored to be the next flagship Android model from the Taiwan based manufacturer. A leaked image from the device's own firmware gives us what would seem to be a full look at the phone. According to @evleaks. this rendering comes from a SIM card installation tutorial found on an early version of the HTC M7's firmware. If this image is legit, it would appear that the display runs from edge-to-edge with possibly the thinnest bezel yet, and front-facing stereo speakers appear above and below the glass.

Before everyone gets too excited, those with inside knowledge of the device say that this image does not accurately represent what the HTC M7 looks like and that an earlier leak is closer to the phone's current design. And we could be looking at a number of different variants of the handset based on what different carriers demand. Right now, the speculation calls for a 4.7 inch FHD display with a quad-core 1.7GHz processor, with Sense 5.0 installed. We'd expect to see Android 4.2 powering the phone and hopefully a large battery keeps everything running for a long time. Pricing is believed to be in the $600 range with a launch not too far after the unit is introduced. And for those statesiders who blanched at the price, don't worry as we are certain to see at least one U.S. carrier pick up the model.

We are looking forward to seeing the HTC M7 on display at MWC next month in Barcelona. Until then we will most likely have to endure a number of rumors and much speculation. But when it comes to a new flagship phone, that's the nature of the beast.

source: UnwiredView

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posted on 16 Jan 2013, 12:54 11

1. techguy22 (Posts: 226; Member since: 09 Aug 2012)


no, ITS NOT !! LOL

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 23:08

22. MeoCao (unregistered)


I would love to see M7 has One S design

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 12:56 24

2. cheeseaddict (Posts: 49; Member since: 05 Sep 2012)


looks like the white version of the upcoming blackberry z10

posted on 18 Jan 2013, 03:01

27. jinxed (Posts: 107; Member since: 10 Jan 2013)


i think it looks a bit like the back of the iphone5

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:03 4

3. gwuhua1984 (Posts: 1237; Member since: 06 Mar 2012)


I doubt it... the bezel don't match what's been leaked

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:05 1

4. Captain_Doug (Posts: 748; Member since: 10 Feb 2012)


I wish. That would mean the on-screen keys rumors would be true. I guess we'll see.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:05 8

5. smallworld (Posts: 434; Member since: 13 Jul 2012)


Blackberry Z10 ?

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 18:50

19. MC1123 (Posts: 1236; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


lol.. i think so too! really looks the new Z10?

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:34

21. RaKithAPeiRiZ (Posts: 1309; Member since: 29 Dec 2011)


take a Blackberry London image ,crop one x rear speaker grille -paste layer crop front grille , expand size ,paste layer , save picture and release to the internet

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:06

6. reyenrique (Posts: 84; Member since: 07 Oct 2012)


more android phones love it ^-^

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:11 1

7. menny07 (Posts: 89; Member since: 13 Dec 2012)


NO HTC... GIMME A TABLET!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:17 3

8. emadshiny (Posts: 1127; Member since: 05 Dec 2012)


i wish it be more beautiful

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:26 5

9. adjou (Posts: 102; Member since: 06 Jul 2010)


Some what looks like the back of iphone 5

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 13:27 3

10. havardu (Posts: 3; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


Looks like a pretty decent Photoshop work....
No it's not the HTC M7!

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 14:14

11. Feanor (Posts: 295; Member since: 20 Jun 2012)


I doubt that this is it. Or otherwise the lawyers of Apple will be preparing their papers for another lawsuit. And this time, for the first time, I would even support them. Sony and Nokia show how you can make a smartphone that doesn't look like an iPhone. But this one doesn't...

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 14:29

12. LionStone (Posts: 445; Member since: 10 Dec 2010)


Not really, no iButton...and this phone would dwarf the iphone, well, most phones do now.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 14:32

13. Feanor (Posts: 295; Member since: 20 Jun 2012)


Come on, the resemblance to iPhone is unmistakable! But maybe it's a fake. I hope, otherwise if this is the real deal, it only means that HTC is getting desperate.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 16:35

16. Berzerk000 (Posts: 3935; Member since: 26 Jun 2011)


It looks more like a Blackberry Z10 than anything...

You realize this is the front of the device, not the back? I get how it looks similar to the back of the iPhone 5, with the two tone design and all, but overall it looks nothing similar to the iPhone other than its rectangular shape.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 14:48

14. metoyou (Posts: 277; Member since: 19 Oct 2011)


White BlackBerry London :)
Aside from the design. i'm looking forward to M7 from HTC

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 15:08

15. InspectorGadget80 (Posts: 6197; Member since: 26 Mar 2011)


Nice screen htc. But u lack sd card support

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 16:38 1

17. danny_a2005 (Posts: 119; Member since: 06 Oct 2011)


Gross

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 17:51

18. osanilevich (Posts: 240; Member since: 29 Sep 2009)


don't really know if that's real or not but there better be some hardware buttons. on-screen ones can always be added and are just a waste of space to me

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:24

20. solidsnakeduds013 (Posts: 215; Member since: 20 Oct 2010)


OMG are you serious right now? Dosent that look familiar?

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 00:47

23. Owlet (Posts: 446; Member since: 21 Feb 2011)


Is there any hope this thing will be on Verizon?

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 03:02

24. sonofzeus (Posts: 95; Member since: 05 Jul 2012)


Looks like the rumored galaxy S4

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 05:09

25. xadilx (Posts: 5; Member since: 22 Nov 2012)


COMPIED S4 DESIGN...not really.but its look like its good.

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 05:49

26. oldskool (Posts: 1; Member since: 08 Jan 2013)


they should have used droid dna design instead. This is just f.ugly and unoriginal

posted on 19 Jan 2013, 04:46

28. jameshoe (unregistered)


kidding me with ugly face?

posted on 20 Jan 2013, 09:40

29. schinnak (Posts: 81; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)


so now we know what HTC and Apple were negotiating under the table. Looks like Apple has allowed HTC to rip off their design!

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