Poll: do you like the design of the new HTC Desire 10 phones?


HTC has always been adamant in doing its own thing (OK, almost always), and this notion is further reiterated with today's reveal of the HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle and Desire 10 Pro. The two smartphones are quite unique visually, and make a bold statement with prominent gold accents, huge camera module, ruggedly textured power key, interesting speaker grilles, and unusual port and speaker placements.

Leaving hardware aside, as that's another can of worms which we'd rather open when the price-tags of the new phones are revealed, we'd like to talk design and looks. We can easily see how the new Desires might be divisive — even now, browsing through different comments sections across the Internet, we can see some users admiring the styling choices that HTC made, while others abhor them.

So, of course, we thought we'd ask you — our readers. What's your take on the design of the new HTC Desire 10 phones?

Do you like the looks of the HTC Desire 10 smartphones?

Oh, yes!
61.4%
I could learn to like them
19.24%
No, get these away from me!
19.36%

Related phones

Desire 10 pro
  • Display 5.5" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 20 MP / 13 MP front
  • Processor MediaTek Helio P10, Octa-core, 2000 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(19h 3G talk time)
Desire 10 lifestyle
  • Display 5.5" 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Quad-core, 1600 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2700 mAh(24h 3G talk time)

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14 Comments

1. sissy246

Posts: 7070; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

Back camera is ugle

2. BoardDWorld

Posts: 117; Member since: Aug 17, 2016

That was my only dislike also.

3. anotherfan

Posts: 62; Member since: Sep 28, 2015

Yeah the design is so great, but PA why didn't you post the video that evleaks has posted in twitter about htc ocean with something called sense touch?, i think it is the htc 11? Check it out and thank me later https://mobile.twitter.com/evleaks/status/778190464025501700

4. shield

Posts: 834; Member since: Sep 12, 2015

UGLY frames.

5. Ray.S

Posts: 456; Member since: Jul 19, 2011

The color accents are great. Very good design overall.

6. anotherfan

Posts: 62; Member since: Sep 28, 2015

Yeah, the colors are awesome, i liked the white and the black one

7. mafiaprinc3

Posts: 585; Member since: May 07, 2012

Pricing needs to be at most $250 otherwise oneplus 3 and Axon 7 gonna eat them for breakfast, wished they had includes wifi ac on the pro as well as stereo speakers

8. Saltiest_Salt

Posts: 23; Member since: Jun 12, 2016

No, not at all. This iP 6 look is really overused and dull now. And look at that camera! Bigger than the print reader. It will be overpriced as always, and will flop eventually.

9. Chidoro

Posts: 168; Member since: Sep 20, 2016

Not too shabby. Not really in the market for a lower or even mid range phone though

10. jellmoo

Posts: 2562; Member since: Oct 31, 2011

I like the fact that they're trying something different. Honestly though, it all comes down to pricing. A unique design isn't an excuse to have a high price point. Unless these are super competitive in their pricing, they just won't have an impact.

11. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Looks too much like the the iPhone. Would be better to get an iPhone.

12. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

But those who want the iPhone looks, but can't afford the real thing, they'll settle with this one.

13. dorianb

Posts: 617; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Personal preference here but capacitive buttons..... No. :head shake:

14. tiara6918

Posts: 2263; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Yeah I like it much better than the design of the 10 especially with the home button now in the rear and not in front like a samsung copycat and the htc logo in front to give it identity and not make it generic looking.

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