New 10 inch tablet from HTC leaks with unique design

New 10 inch tablet from HTC leaks with unique design
A tweet from the crew at EVLeaks reveals what is said to be a new 10 inch tablet from HTC. The tablet is said to be ready to get introduced at IFA in Berlin and while we have seen some strange tablet designs in the past (the clamshell Sony Tablet P comes to mind along with its brother, the wedge shaped Sony Tablet S), it isn't necessarily the form factor per se that makes us do a double take.

First of all, three of the tablet's sides have no bezel. The fourth side more than makes up for that by having plenty of bezel space. This gives you plenty of grip room along the bottom, which would be fine except that the camera lens is placed smack dab in that new country called Bezelia which could lead to many pictures where your thumb becomes an unwelcome photographic subject. Meanwhile, we don't have a name yet for this device which is sure to attract attention of one kind or another at IFA.

Check out the pictures below, and then check out the comments box so you can let us know what you think of this different design from the Taiwan based manufacturer.

source: EVLeaks via Phandroid



1. Mercenary

Posts: 61; Member since: Oct 21, 2011

Different design.

20. MeoCao unregistered

I don't like it, but praise to HTC for thinking out of the box. I think Fujitsu does it best.

23. dickwyn

Posts: 621; Member since: May 07, 2012

the cameras are all upside down, weird design

39. jaytai0106

Posts: 1888; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

I'm not sure if you can say different design. It looks a lot like Mac desktop... which I'm not a fan of. I think they are pushing to put the One X/S's design in everything a little too far.

44. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

by you say different you mean WEIRD

2. No_Nonsense unregistered

iMac comes to the mind, however I bet Apple won;t sue this unless this becomes a threat to them

3. Pings

Posts: 304; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

But has rounded corners!

8. neutralguy

Posts: 1152; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

true. iMac. But cool design. +1 to HTC

29. ajac09

Posts: 1482; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

if it sells then yup they will sue. and they will win because apple is an American company and HTC isnt. Gotta love it.

4. androidornothing

Posts: 143; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Yup it does look like the iMac. HTC gonna get sued by someone. I dont wana say the name but it starts with an A ends with a E and has PPL in it.

27. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011


45. phitch

Posts: 214; Member since: Mar 06, 2012

Doesn't work like that, the iMac is in an entirely different area for sales. It is why Apple iPhones look exactly like flat screen TVs but they have patents on design.

5. TheLibertine

Posts: 484; Member since: Jan 15, 2012

Awwww yeah. I also had to think about an iMac instantly, but we can't disagree on it being beautiful, can we?

6. kamil

Posts: 118; Member since: Feb 07, 2012

totally reminds me of an imac but the mobile version

7. Mercenary

Posts: 61; Member since: Oct 21, 2011

Right..especially the 3rd picture.

9. wendygarett unregistered

still better looking than the boring ipad

15. wendygarett unregistered

it looks more like a mini tv rather than the mac

24. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

Apple may be serving you with a lawsuit for leaking one of their new iTV designs.... :-) It looks very much like a small-scale TV that would sit on a dresser or lamp stand in a bedroom.

10. GeekMovement unregistered

Same. I like how HTC is trying to design a different looking tablet, but it did look like the imac monitor a lot when I first glanced at it. Eh.

11. jove39

Posts: 2147; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Not bad HTC...hope you put that extra real estate to good use...for extra batteries :)

12. Suts_97

Posts: 129; Member since: May 05, 2012

Something different!

13. Android1

Posts: 59; Member since: Jul 16, 2012

Cool design ...!!!!

14. tiara6918

Posts: 2263; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Htc's biggest comeback! But it has to have better and more convincing specs than the one on the iPad and note 10.1 for it to be competitive...

16. nicholassss

Posts: 368; Member since: May 10, 2012

I dig it.

41. nicholassss

Posts: 368; Member since: May 10, 2012

And guys, I was watching TV this morning, and i realized my LG TV is shaped with the same goofy but at the bottom, so probably the only reason iMac comes to mind is the whiteness of it. Still dig it. Gorgeous design.

17. wattabulb

Posts: 13; Member since: Aug 29, 2012

And then Apple said: "People buy HTC (no-name -yet) device thinking they are buying iMac."...... :P

18. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

i doubt this Tablet's legitimacy...

19. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

This is... Interesting. It looks like an iMac, but eh, people will definitely know the difference. If this is real, I wonder about the specs... Nice design though, looks like the front and back cameras are on the bottom of it, which is odd.

21. wendygarett unregistered

one thing i know is that there will be no removable battery and no sd card :)

35. blinkdagger

Posts: 81; Member since: May 04, 2012

So there is tablet with removable battery?

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