HTC 10 tester says phone lives up to teasers; long battery life, great sound, runs fast and smooth

HTC 10 tester says phone lives up to teasers; long battery life, great sound, runs fast and smooth
The latest leaked information about the HTC 10 comes from someone who claims to be testing the phone. We suggest that you take this story with the proverbial grain of salt. If true, it would appear that HTC fans just might have their hero phone at last. In fact, it could very well be a superhero phone. Before we proceed, again, use your cynical eye while reading this.

According to this anonymous HTC 10 tester, the handset's speakers are impressive. There is a dual speaker system in the front with one speaker on top and the other on the bottom of the handset. How good are they? "I have heard sounds in songs that I've never heard before," says the tester. Battery life? How about 17-hours off the charger with five to six hours of screen time. And the near stock Sense 8.0 skin helps the HTC 10 run fast and smooth. HTC has already said that the device would be the smoothest and fastest Android phone.

Besides the tweets sent out by the anonymous HTC 10 tester, we have screenshots of the camera UI that you can look at. Has HTC really delivered this time? We should know more starting at 8am EDT tomorrow morning when the online unveiling begins.


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42 Comments

1. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Yeah sure and I'm the king of the world. I call bs.

15. zeeBomb

Posts: 2318; Member since: Aug 14, 2014

But can you uninstall apps like Facebook? Nope

36. KParks23

Posts: 718; Member since: Oct 13, 2010

Lol the hype train is strong with this one they need to deliver!

2. Emzie

Posts: 22; Member since: Mar 28, 2016

All excited - fingers crossed

37. KParks23

Posts: 718; Member since: Oct 13, 2010

I think every phone fan wants this thing to be awesome. Let's hope it's not a letdown

50. AViator

Posts: 47; Member since: Apr 08, 2016

count me in

3. goingtocanada

Posts: 28; Member since: Mar 05, 2016

HTC is back, less than 24 hours, you'll see.

28. sgtdisturbed47

Posts: 959; Member since: Feb 02, 2012

They never went anywhere, people just stopped buying them. Hopefully the 10 will finally be an HTC with a camera and battery that beats Samsung. We'll see. Competition is boring now, as it seems like it's just Samsung and Apple taking the whole pie.

34. goingtocanada

Posts: 28; Member since: Mar 05, 2016

I trully believe in HTC, they were and always will be my fave company not only because I liked their devices from the past but because I always used to find their devices more handsome than others and their UI was just perfect for my taste. I still use my sexy HTC ONE S. Ace them HTC!

35. sun0066

Posts: 251; Member since: Feb 12, 2011

are you stupid or are you playing to be, yes HTC would be back if this near to release phone HTC 10 is a success

44. goingtocanada

Posts: 28; Member since: Mar 05, 2016

You tilted bro?

46. sgtdisturbed47

Posts: 959; Member since: Feb 02, 2012

Are you replying to me or the post I replied to? Because that mess made no sense.

4. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3935; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

HTC 10....Android phone of the year?

43. nithyakr

Posts: 161; Member since: Jun 20, 2014

May be HTC 10 will grab me back to team Android. Loved being team iOS for a while now..

45. Arch_Fiend

Posts: 3935; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

IKR, I switch to iOS in january and so far none of the new android handsets have had me regretting my decision to switch.

5. toyboyz

Posts: 231; Member since: Jan 22, 2010

I was so hoping it was gonna have a larger screen :(

11. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

I'm glad it's got a "normal" sized screen, might be my next phone at this rate...

6. amats69

Posts: 1527; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

deym!few more hours of waiting but feels like Im waiting for months..am really excited! pls HTC dont disappoint us.

7. bossman

Posts: 264; Member since: Jan 27, 2016

I'm kinda sad about the bottom speaker. I was really hoping for it to be in the front.

23. rubyonrails3

Posts: 368; Member since: Oct 01, 2014

oh bad for you :-p I'm happy at least it have 2 speakers

8. maherk

Posts: 6640; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

I just wish they did two things in a different way. Place the home button a bit higher, and didn't include those thick chamfered edges.

10. nebula

Posts: 1009; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

WhaT a hype. Can't wait to see. Bring it on or die.

12. aikoo

Posts: 129; Member since: Feb 27, 2016

I believe in HTC software wise... But their hardware designs need the blood of Jesus and a phenomenon.

13. rd_nest

Posts: 1656; Member since: Jun 06, 2010

Now create another article based on another twitter nonsense. Ridiculous. No wonder why this website can never be considered as a serious standard in consumer technology journalism.

18. Eclectech

Posts: 336; Member since: May 01, 2013

They're satisfying their reader's appetite for any and all updates on high interest phones, some credible and some not so much. They gave a disclaimer at the beginning of the article so there's no need to be nasty.

29. elitewolverine

Posts: 5192; Member since: Oct 28, 2013

I believe he is referring to the blasting of info. Just look at the page, the HTC sneezes and its on the page. Sure it gets, hits, sure I clicked on it to read. But it is very annoying.

48. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

It just you. People who get annoyed easilly and take thing too seriously.

14. legiloca

Posts: 1673; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

HTC 10's tag line should be- Come back is Real!!

16. senseiJ

Posts: 172; Member since: May 02, 2015

I still think the phone is not attractive enough but HTC nails their software. Samsung and LG should take notes.

24. DRS1977

Posts: 678; Member since: May 27, 2015

I wish they had called this the HTC EVO 10. Their first EVO 4G was one of the phones that started the Android revolution.

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