Here is why HTC One does not support memory expansion

The HTC One is a spectacular piece of engineering - made out of a single aluminum block with that comfortable curve on the back it is both solid and elegant…
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55. gd761

Posts: 213; Member since: Sep 18, 2012

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58. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

Correction: I enjoy bashing overlong, wild-eyed, rambling, self-important posts that claim to represent the collective "us". We are amused.

65. gd761

Posts: 213; Member since: Sep 18, 2012

you are so boring that I almost fell asleep reading your comment.

68. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

Why did they thumb you down? You was right tho! +1 TROLL™

51. Tuxedo

Posts: 356; Member since: Mar 19, 2013

Dear HTC, The lack of uSD card slot is the One thing you should've not copied from the Nexus line. If you can't fit an uSD card slot, you designed it wrong.

54. kanagadeepan

Posts: 1233; Member since: Jan 24, 2012

Good to see HTC ONE sales are great (from another news)... BUT I WILL NEVER buy a HTC phone WITHOUT microSD slot AND a removable battery (or atleast a JUMBO battery as in RarMAXX)... Even you give whatever lame reasons to support it...

56. jove39

Posts: 2143; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

I don't buy this answer

67. terter

Posts: 9; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

It’s a good opportunity to check if HTC says the truth. Phonearena could contact Ifixit and ask them to comment if there really isn’t space for microSD card. It would be interesting.

70. Danishs

Posts: 147; Member since: May 23, 2013

C'mon Samsung fans.. The GS3 got its platform last year let HTC have their turn this year.

71. rocketlog

Posts: 26; Member since: Jan 31, 2012

Actually, I would prefer a 64GB device over a 32GB device with a 32GB MicroSD. So if HTC would only release the 64GB developer edition HTC One to the public, that'd be great. I mean, they've already produced units like those, so we all know it can be done. Am I the only one who feels this way?

72. garz_pa

Posts: 154; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

They couldn't put a slot for a micro SD (take note: MICRO) card in there? How come?

73. odetogroovy

Posts: 1; Member since: May 23, 2013

Dropbox, Google Drive, et al... Who uses SD cards?

74. SonyFindOneDroidple

Posts: 865; Member since: May 11, 2013

Many people are still inconvenient with those things especially when the data network is slow

79. Gawain

Posts: 434; Member since: Apr 15, 2010

I'm late to posting my opinion about this but I don't even rent this answer, let alone buy it. The HTC One in Japan will have microSD, and Japan does not have the mystierious micro-RF-bands that apparently only exist in China. This is something that has plagued HTC devices. The company is too selective in function following form. Memory is not that expensive, if going to opt out of microSD support then put some d*mn storage on the device. The only company that has successfully managed this is Apple with the iPhone and then, iOS does not take up half the picture in the process. These are lazy, ill-thought, business decisions.

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