HTC rumored to launch 5-inch Smartphone with 1080p Display
Nowadays Smartphones with bigger display like Galaxy Note are getting more trendy. Since Galaxy Note was released, companies seem to be turning to smartphones with huge display. Now it seems like HTC is prepping a new device with huge 5-inch display. The report comes from DigiTimes citing their sources.
After huge success of the Galaxy Note, it seems like other companies have been prompted to consider devices like Galaxy Note. Samsung announced in June that the company had sold more than 7 million Galaxy Notes worldwide.After Samsung came up with Galaxy Note, LG also released its own version of smartphone with stylus named LG Optimus Vu and has been available in South Korea for a few months.
Anyway, there are no much details of the rumored HTC device with 5 inch display. According to DigiTimes sources, the HTC is expected to release the device sometimes in September or October. The resolution of the device is listed as 1794×1080. Earlier leak about a device with 1080p display indicated that the device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro chip. There was also report that the HTC Smartphone with 5-inch 1080p display would be released on Verizon sometime in Fall.
Meanwhile, the success of the Galaxy Note has inspired Samsung to release Galaxy Note 2 with a bigger display. The company is expected to announce the Galaxy Note 2 on August 29.