HTC teases tomorrow's event with a corner shot; is it Android or Windows Phone 8?

HTC teases tomorrow's event with a corner shot; is it Android or Windows Phone 8?
On Wednesday, HTC will be holding a press event in New York City, and the drama is high. The Taiwan based handset manufacturer is expected to introduce its line of Windows Phone 8 handsets. At the same time, it is thought that HTC will also announce its new flagship Android model, the HTC One X+. The last we heard about this device is that the T-Mobile version has been delayed while at the same time the manufacturer is said to be looking at replacing the light 1800 mAh battery that is purportedly on the handset, with a higher capacity cell.

Probably the HTC model that everyone wants to see is the rumored 5 inch phablet that is being called the HTC DIx (DROID Incredible X?) for now. This model will supposedly launch with a 1080p screen and a pixel density of 480ppi. We could see a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 pro allowing for LTE connectivity. This beast is expected to head to Verizon, and while it would be great to see the HTC DIx make an appearance in the Big Apple tomorrow, we're not counting on it.

What HTC has done to tease Wednesday's event is to show the picture of a corner of what is probably one of HTC's new phones. Underneath the picture is tomorrow's date, and the clock on the device reads 10:08am, a common time used on HTC ads. Is it an Android phone? Is it a Windows Phone 8 unit? What we do know is that tomorrow at this time, we should know what HTC has in store for the next few months for both platforms.

The festivities begin at 11am EDT and we will be there to give you all the exciting details of what HTC will be announcing at the event!

source: HTC via Phandroid

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28 Comments

1. darkskoliro

Posts: 1092; Member since: May 07, 2012

Looks like windows phone from the font. But keen for that damn 5" !! And please release that beast internationally ;)

24. anywherehome

Posts: 971; Member since: Dec 13, 2011

can WP at least open an email link in eg Opera like iPhone can not? could we use WP like an external drive like iPhone can not, or do I have to have an external disc too like with iPhone?

2. Jusrertiner

Posts: 7; Member since: Sep 16, 2012

That tablet looks nice.

3. flexile

Posts: 78; Member since: Jun 03, 2012

WP8 clearly.

4. e.wvu unregistered

It's so hard to tell what it is. A phone? A tablet? Both? But whatever it is, sure looks nice.

19. Mario1017

Posts: 336; Member since: Sep 04, 2011

windows phone

21. e.wvu unregistered

That's what I'm leaning towards it being. But we'll find out tomorrow!

5. XPERIA-KNIGHT unregistered

they seriously should use periods in between the DIX becuase its kinda awkward saying it LOL.............other than that wish them the best of luck :)

6. osanilevich

Posts: 287; Member since: Sep 29, 2009

I'd guess it's a windows phone. They usually have sharp corners

7. PAPINYC

Posts: 2315; Member since: Jul 30, 2011

This will be a momentous occasion for all platforms of significant importance.

9. parkwaydr

Posts: 572; Member since: Sep 07, 2011

I see what you did there.....

8. Ronref95

Posts: 17; Member since: Sep 23, 2011

Im going to be there tomorrow hope its something really big.

10. denied911

Posts: 361; Member since: May 31, 2012

what's a "HTD DIx"?

17. lubba

Posts: 1313; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

Its the new longer and more massive thing from HTC. Its gonna be tight. Might have stretch it out a couple of times for it to fit. Everyone will be screaming with this! So be ready to exercise your palms.

20. ChangMin2012

Posts: 87; Member since: Apr 14, 2012

I can't help but think of Peter Chou and H.T. Chou offering their DIX to Samsung Mobile Head JK Shin for a good test run...

11. wendygarett unregistered

It doesnt look like droid for me... More like wp or tablet...

12. Leon101

Posts: 90; Member since: Feb 27, 2012

Its clearly windows but they better bring out an android!!!

13. Apple_Royally_

Posts: 42; Member since: Sep 15, 2012

The oneX+ should have 2GB RAM, & clocked at 1.8Ghz.

14. imkyle

Posts: 1112; Member since: Nov 18, 2010

No no more phones! HTC Tablet please.

15. Cha7520

Posts: 222; Member since: Oct 31, 2010

Its a Windows phone...check out phonedog.com...that sux!

16. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

it's likely a WP8 announcement.

18. Android4u

Posts: 456; Member since: Aug 16, 2012

Whatever it is, does anyone know if this is going to be at Verizon exclusively?

22. VJo003

Posts: 365; Member since: Mar 11, 2012

HTC its time to regain lost ground... U know what to do...

23. Glim12808

Posts: 394; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

Its already 100% sure they'll announce WP8 devices. In all probability, new Android phones could also be announced. Personally, I'd much rather they announce their Wp8 and Android devices on separate occasions.

25. jibraihimi

Posts: 801; Member since: Nov 29, 2011

More than phone, it's looks like tablet..... Especially due to position of clock in landscape orientation...........

26. rizevnarastek

Posts: 349; Member since: Sep 06, 2012

well this kinda looks like the Accords (8X) bezel .....

27. tiara6918

Posts: 2263; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

I'm excited for htc's event, I wonder what kind of beasts they'll release...

28. savezo007

Posts: 41; Member since: Aug 12, 2012

this is such bullpoos on phonedog.com it looks like an android and on phonearena.com its a windows phone wtf is it!!!!

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