HTC likely to launch M7 flagship smartphone before MWC
HTC has scheduled a launch event in New York and London on 19 February.
It seems the Taiwanese smartphone maker just can't wait until Mobile World Congress (MWC) to unveil its latest device. There's no indication of what will be announced but it likely to be the recently leaked M7 flagship handset. See also: BlackBerry 10 launch: Live.
Expected specifications for the HTC M7 include a 4.7in Full HD (1920 x 1080) screen, a 1.7GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, Android Jelly Bean with Sense 5.0 and a 12Mp camera.
Invitations for the event, which takes place in central London at 3pm, have been sent out. It falls only a matter of days before MWC, the industry show where this year's smartphones and tablets will be announced and shown off.
The show will run from 25 to 28 February in Barcelona and we'll be there to bring you all the news and hands-on with the devices. All the big name smartphone and tablet makers will be showing off their new kit including Nokia, LG and Motorola.