"Halfbeak" is the code name for HTC's upcoming Android Wear powered smartwatch?

An HTC smartwatch has been rumored just about more than any other device over the last two years. Last year, HTC seemingly decided not to offer an intelligent timepiece. But a few months later, the rumor mill had restarted the cycle all over again. And that leads us to today's rumor that HTC is indeed working on an Android Wear powered smartwatch code named "Halfbeak," like the fish. Most smartwatches using Android Wear have a fishy code name.

The watch is expected to feature a round 360 x 360 resolution display. Add to that the support for Android Wear, and well, that's about all the rumor mill has for us at this time.

HTC has sent out invites for an event to be held on September 29th. We expect to see the HTC One (A9) aka the HTC Aero unveiled that day. But the invites say "The World best meets the best" which seemed to hint that the company would be introducing two high-end handsets on the 29th. Perhaps that second device will be a smartwatch instead.

source: Phandroid

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8 Comments

1. murron

Posts: 162; Member since: Jun 10, 2014

More like "half-baked"

3. murron

Posts: 162; Member since: Jun 10, 2014

Sorry, I couldn't resist. I just dont like what HTC been doning lately haha

4. Topcat488

Posts: 1415; Member since: Sep 29, 2012

Maybe they were trying to go with this, if it weren't for that dag gone autocorrect. O.o @murron

6. murron

Posts: 162; Member since: Jun 10, 2014

Yeah probably!

2. maddy996

Posts: 125; Member since: Jan 06, 2014

WTF with you man... don't try to be over smart every time... :/

5. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

Lol half beak is even a sucky code name.

7. SonyOwner unregistered

Uhuh??? I think HTC itself need to fire all of its employee. They are no longer productive.

8. ericnichols1999

Posts: 53; Member since: Apr 21, 2014

I have to disagree that a HTC smartwatch was "rumored just about more than any other device over the last two years." I wouldn't even put it in the top 10

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