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 Desire 20+ launched with 48-megapixel quad rear camera setupAlso Read - HTC Wildfire E Lite smartphone design leaks online
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 E Lite listed on Google Play Console
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.