It s been a really long time since HTC has been working on its smartwatch, yet it isn t any close to see the light of the day. A report earlier this month pointed that HTC will finally release the smartwatch in April. In a recent interview to CNET at MWC 2016 in Barcelona, HTC CEO Cher Wang said, “When HTC comes out with a smartwatch, we will turn the industry on its head.” Also Read - HTC Wildfire E Lite smartphone design leaks onlineAlso Read - HTC Wildfire E Lite listed on Google Play Console
The first rumors about HTC smartwatch cropped way back in 2013, but the company later scrapped its plan due to plan due to lack of a wow factor . The company is still trying to figure out on how its smartwatch would fit in well with other HTC products. Also Read - HTC Wildfire E2 goes on sale before launch
Dubbed as HTC One and internal codename Halfbeak , HTC s smartwatch will be powered by Android Wear OS. Details about the processor, RAM, internal storage and connectivity options are scarce at the moment. However, rumors claim that it will sport a 360x360pixel resolution circular display.
Other competitors such as Apple, HTC, Samsung, LG, Motorola and Huawei already have their smartwatches since quite a while now. With HTC known for its impressive design and rumors pointing to April release, it will be interesting to see what HTC has in store for its customers.