When asked if all the leaked photos and videos (see here and here) which are allegedly showing the new HTC One are indeed revealing the real handset, the HTC exec said that “a leak is never good”, but it can be “a good indicator of the excitement around” a product. He added that the company never comments on rumors and speculations.
The CNBC host then asked Jason Mackenzie if he thought that the award received by the 2013 HTC One could help the company regain its lost market share. Here’s the answer:
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Jason Mackenzie also reiterated that HTC would focus on bringing a “premium experience” to mid-tier and pre-pay markets in the US, besides concentrating on marketing the new One flagship.
The CNBC video with Jason Mackenzie can’t be embedded, but you can watch it at the first source link below.