Blue HTC One spotted in the flesh

Blue HTC One spotted in the flesh

As the shelf life of the HTC Onedrags past maturity, the Taiwanese-based manufacturer seems intent onkeeping things fresh by offering some, admittedly, snazzy-lookingcolors for its flagship device. We've already seen thedevice in what the company calls glamor red make an appearancewith Sprint in the US, but rumors of a second, blueversion, said to be headed for Verizon were propelled by@evleaks.



We've, of course, showedyou said blue version, and some of you probably consider theyhave a good enough idea of what to expect. However, just as the casewith the red HTC One was, the renders we've seen have had the colorcompletely messed up, while the few hands-on imageswe were treated to were taken under some extreme conditions. Newimages of the blue HTC One have resolved this issue somewhat, forthey show the device under more natural conditions, where you canclearly see that what seemed like a bright blue, at first, in realityis a more saturated,much darker blue.



The blue HTC One was initiallyexpected to arrive on August 1, but then got pushed to August 15(which obviously didn't happen, either). Last we heard, Verizon isprepping the boy version of the phone for a launch tomorrow, August29, and we sure hope we have it right this time around.





source: HubFR, GSM Insider

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20 Comments

1. special4u

Posts: 63; Member since: May 22, 2013

gorgeous!

2. StreetNerd

Posts: 870; Member since: Dec 08, 2010

Ugly....

3. xperiaDROID

Posts: 5629; Member since: Mar 08, 2013

The silver one is better, the blue one looks kinda ugly.

4. JMartin22

Posts: 2388; Member since: Apr 30, 2013

It looks tacky.

5. tiara6918

Posts: 2263; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

I really want this blue HTC one

6. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Cool.

7. ryq24

Posts: 876; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

And then install a black casing! :-)

8. AfterShock

Posts: 4147; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Id still like this phone in black, It should be back with two racing stripes in this blue on it.

9. newbey123

Posts: 702; Member since: Mar 19, 2012

Looks good, but not a fan of blue. Hopefully,they offer this color and others on the One Max. That is the beast I am holding out for.

10. dexter_jdr

Posts: 1163; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

we have red htc one in phil.

14. xtian1103

Posts: 364; Member since: Feb 11, 2012

i haven't seen a red htc one here in the philippines bro. i think it's exclusive in the uk through Phone 4 u. i've seen it when i was in greenock last july. i think taiwan also has the red htc one, but without lte

11. Synack

Posts: 688; Member since: Jul 05, 2011

Might be ascertaining a restocking fee at Verizon if this is true

12. zachattack

Posts: 621; Member since: Jul 31, 2013

Yeah this definitely isn't ugly that's the perfect shade of blue. If I wasn't set on getting a G2 I'd wait for this

13. zachattack

Posts: 621; Member since: Jul 31, 2013

Ok I lied... This is sexy enough to pass the G2 up honestly

15. phonemonkey

Posts: 168; Member since: Feb 13, 2012

lets see if this or any android phone gets design of the year

16. Geezy03

Posts: 43; Member since: Apr 10, 2009

If it does come out on Verizon, I'm getting it

17. CtK4949

Posts: 35; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

At least its not gold, lol!!

18. scorpeyun

Posts: 27; Member since: May 18, 2012

I've been eyeing the red one for Sprint. Pictures don't do it justice, it looks really nice. And that's coming from a guy who always goes with black when buying a phones.

19. papss unregistered

I don't really like the shade of blue they used with being aluminum. I love it in black and also love silver but that blue is slightly off color wise

20. Yubnub

Posts: 100; Member since: May 23, 2013

T-mobile needs a cool color for their HTC one...

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