Real image of the HTC M7 appears?

Real image of the HTC M7 appears?
Last week, we showed you the picture of an image of a phone that had been lifted from a SIM card installation tutorial found on the firmware of the HTC M7. Naturally, the first thought was that the white phone with the edge-to-edge glass and stereo speakers on the front, was the Taiwan based manufacturer's next flagship model. But when we asked the musical question, "Is this an image of the HTC M7?," the correct answer was a resounding "No!".

So now a few days have passed and lo and behold, another image of the HTC M7 appears, looking nothing like that white poser we saw the other day. According to sources who have spent time with the real HTC M7, this is an absolutely correct representation of the phone. The latest rumored specs have the handset coming to market with a 4.7 inch screen and FHD resolution which works out to an incredible 468ppi pixel density. The quad-core processor inside the device is said to be the 1.7GHz  Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064, and the multitasker's best friend, 2GB of RAM, is also on board. Toss in 32GB of native storage and a 13MP camera is on back. Of course, Sense 5.0 is said to be included. We would be disappointed if anything less than Android 4.2 was shoehorned into the model.

We should see the HTC M7 in all of it's glory at next month's MWC in Barcelona. In the meantime, we have this new image so once again we ask, is this an image of the HTC M7? We expect a different response than what we heard last time.

source: HTCSource via AndroidGuys


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95 Comments

95. amirata_xman

Posts: 33; Member since: Jan 05, 2013

aweeeeeeesome

92. great

Posts: 85; Member since: Jan 21, 2013

it reminds me of the hd2 design !

91. HungryWolf

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 21, 2013

shoehorne? pray tell me how one can shoehorne an operating system into a phone? it has no mass, no form, just a string of bits.

85. lallolu

Posts: 734; Member since: Sep 18, 2012

Battery capacity?

83. osanilevich

Posts: 287; Member since: Sep 29, 2009

could have done a lot better, I doubt this is the final design. At least it has hardware buttons

80. user312

Posts: 68; Member since: Aug 21, 2012

Obviously we can tell this would be some sort of rough draft design. HTC loves to put the capacitive buttons not the on screen buttons. Also the bezel is too thick, which I guarantee you it will be alot thinner when the accual device releases. We might not be seeing something druassicly different than this, other than those abnormalities this is a HTC.

78. ojdidit84

Posts: 462; Member since: Jul 16, 2011

I'm taking all of these leaked mock-ups with a grain of salt until I see an actual live picture of someone holding the phone. Both of these pictures have been said to not be the M7.

74. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

it looks good. i even like the launcher and the icons on this which is a first for me from an HTC device. i don't like the way the function keys are arranged though.

70. lonestrider

Posts: 88; Member since: Mar 31, 2012

Looks pretty much like Windows Phone 8X. So I think it's the M7.

69. ebubekir26

Posts: 337; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

4.7 inch ?!?!? Now that's what i call : confusing

66. pyradark

Posts: 895; Member since: Jun 10, 2012

same old HTC design, nothin new hahahaha

65. Xperia42

Posts: 60; Member since: May 30, 2012

It's fake go to Android police

64. Guest_star

Posts: 231; Member since: Dec 30, 2011

one series looked way better...

63. sabirc13

Posts: 2; Member since: Jan 20, 2013

Its a blacked out DNA . Wonder if the battery will be bigger

60. Cannabis

Posts: 22; Member since: Jan 20, 2013

Oh now no one likes the design? I remember when the 8X was launched and news hit all the tech sites everyone was like "wow it looks nice, if it ran android but kept the design it would be awesome!" and other similar comments like that, but now that we've seen something like the Droid DNA we are all disappointed? Everyone is being hypocrites, we could go back to 8X postings and see those comments. I too am disappointed and I have been slowly been expecting this from HTC, 1st they don't put kickstands in any of their devices anymore which was a VERY competition differentiating feature that many of us loved 2. they stopped using metal on their flagship phones well heck everything but the One S last year 3. the damn OS update lag. This thing might feel outdated just by the capacitive buttons, I like to take full advantage of my screen size but they get out of the way when they are not needed ex: (landscape) youtube vids. I think if it did have a 5" screen and on-screen-buttons it would a resolve itself because it would feel like you are using a 4.7" screened phone then a 5" most of the time.

68. pokerc

Posts: 61; Member since: May 24, 2012

My Evo lte has a kickstand

59. techguy22

Posts: 227; Member since: Aug 09, 2012

58. TMach unregistered

HTC, why oh why? You have a winner in the One series and the form factor of the HTC One X/X+! This is definitely a backward step and looks like your pain is likely to continue Mr. Chou.... HTC One X+ but with 2gb RAM, Sense 5.0, updated/new processor quad core processor, would have been a better bet than this effort

56. AWiseGuy

Posts: 68; Member since: Oct 30, 2012

A 13MP camera on an HTC phone? Finally, a device that will actually be able to take full advantage of that camera resolution. In my experience, HTC phones have a history of taking great shots.

53. uchis

Posts: 12; Member since: Nov 22, 2011

weird placement of home button and multi task ..

49. kirholstov

Posts: 146; Member since: Jun 28, 2012

fake!

48. takay0

Posts: 144; Member since: Mar 25, 2012

i dont like this design looks like windows phone (8x) where is the aluminium unibody!?

47. cGmC11

Posts: 152; Member since: Apr 02, 2012

Old school look! The Sony Xperia Z change everything!

67. pokerc

Posts: 61; Member since: May 24, 2012

The Sony Xperia Z looks like a iPhone 4/4S

76. chaoticrazor

Posts: 2347; Member since: Aug 28, 2012

how you getting that? please let me guess because there both slab like and have a screen at the front...if your vague you can say anything looks like an iphone sony xperia Z doesnt look like one though

87. pokerc

Posts: 61; Member since: May 24, 2012

The glass body that's why

88. pokerc

Posts: 61; Member since: May 24, 2012

Don't get me wrong though, it's an awesome phone

46. dorianb

Posts: 617; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

Still... No... On-Screen... Buttons... (=_=* )

45. takay0

Posts: 144; Member since: Mar 25, 2012

i dont like this design looks like windows phone (8x) where is the aluminium unibody!?

43. tusshharish

Posts: 342; Member since: Oct 23, 2012

the upper photo looks like to me a new blackberry 10 phone

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