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New rumors about the HTC M7 design and Sense 5.0's "simple and clean" UI

0. phoneArena 04 Jan 2013, 16:15 posted on

"Simple and clean" aren't exactly words that anyone would have used to describe HTC's Sense UI a couple years ago, but HTC has been working to make it cleaner over the years, and apparently that push is continuing with Sense 5.0. New rumors say that a big push with Sense 5.0 is to make the UI more "simple and clean", and we've also got word about the design of the M7 hardware as well...

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posted on 04 Jan 2013, 17:24 3

20. XPERIA-KNIGHT (unregistered)


they have got to release them ON AT LEAST TWO CARRIERS!( verizon and sprint perhaps?) ..... people need availability!

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 17:35 1

23. Android4u (Posts: 456; Member since: 16 Aug 2012)


That would be a good start, but sadly I don't think two carriers is enough. They need Verizon,at&t, sprint, tmobile and offerings to customers on metropcs and cricket etc. But this is just my opinion

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 19:32 1

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


No, it can't be Verizon and Sprint, it has to be a combination of GSM and CDMA carriers. Verizon is good and all, but let's not forget the biggest carrier is AT&T which is GSM. If the phone could work on AT&T then it'll work on T-Mobile. Going GSM is where the money is, if they go with just Verizon, then the phone will be just stuck on Verizon. Release on both AT&T and Verizon will be more beneficial than Sprint and Verizon. Ultimately, their eyes should be set on releasing on all carriers.

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 17:02

13. Bedz81 (Posts: 83; Member since: 30 Dec 2012)


Sense is probably my favourite overlay, been using it since the Touch Pro. But it is too memory hungry. It needs more optimisation as it becomes sluggish over time and other people who have the Sensation/XE have the same problem.

So a lighter Sense is more than welcome even though HTC are delaying with any future updates...

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 17:18 1

18. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)


I'm not buying any HTC phones if they give their phones GOOD or decent battery life. I have my eyes set on the XPERIA Z

posted on 05 Jan 2013, 01:31

38. androidsbiggestfan (Posts: 76; Member since: 09 Aug 2011)


Apparently you haven't used one of thier devices in a while, unusally get a good solid day out of my EVO 4G LTE with moderate to heavy usage.

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 18:34

25. stychill (unregistered)


I hope they go the route of motorolla and stick closely to stock android.

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 20:22 2

29. shamataa (Posts: 218; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)


I thought the 4+ was already simple and clean?

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 22:17

34. Jonathan41 (Posts: 532; Member since: 22 Mar 2012)


Me to but, it's hard to shake a bad reputation. Sense 4+ is wonderful but, people still aren't all the way convinced.

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 21:54 3

31. phljcnth (Posts: 485; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)


Gotta be careful. There's a thin line between simple and boring.

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 22:11 5

33. Jonathan41 (Posts: 532; Member since: 22 Mar 2012)


iOS is a perfect example of that.

posted on 04 Jan 2013, 22:28

35. half_21 (Posts: 44; Member since: 16 Nov 2012)


Capacitive button for me is better than on screen button for thevreason that soft buttons occupies space in the screen..i really want it to be full screen all the time..as long as the capacitive doesn't wear off that easily..

posted on 05 Jan 2013, 05:27 3

41. kingcombo78 (Posts: 15; Member since: 31 Dec 2012)


I always like htc..cant wait to see how they do this yr

posted on 05 Jan 2013, 07:25 1

42. amiroo (Posts: 269; Member since: 03 Sep 2012)


well done HTC.......

posted on 05 Jan 2013, 13:27 1

43. amiroo (Posts: 269; Member since: 03 Sep 2012)


sense is unique.

posted on 06 Jan 2013, 00:54 1

44. wizzardtech (Posts: 59; Member since: 12 Mar 2012)


i have faith on this company, they make really beautiful phones. hopefully they will learn from there mistakes and put removable battery and expansion on the future phones.
viva HTC!!

posted on 10 Jan 2013, 09:06

47. preet27in (banned) (Posts: 173; Member since: 07 Jul 2012)


well htc ... ur sense interface is the best yet. and hey hey guys interface should not be very simple rather cause think deeply, it willl literally make the phone boring to use. take example of APPLE UI. its so simple that it has only icons on the screen as applications and u cant go much into it . eventually u get BORED OF IT. not much customization in apple ui as well. where as sense is far more better. but where htc have to work out is MARKETING PLANS, BETTER CAMERS AND BETTER MUSIC. believe me no phone is gna beat em up if they improve only such a few things. htc makes best handsets and optimum quality. i have used gs3 ans apple iphone4s and HTC ONE X. but to b true htc just ROCK. IT BEATS EM ALL. looks the best among all with ultimate screen. m not a fanboy, but all this is a user review , cause i ve been using these handsets daily. sold my apple though. lol. but nyways A VERY GOOD LUCK TO HTC. UR THE BEST.

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