Smartphone competition heats up as HTC closes in on Apple
Posted in: Mobile & Wireless at 27/02/2011 22:28
Apple is in the news this week with the launch of its second generation iPad, but it's the new smartphone from Taiwanese tech firm HTC that is likely to dominate sales
According to his business card, John Wang is a wizard. Chief innovation wizard to be precise. He certainly seems to be working his magic at HTC, the Taiwanese firm where he oversees new products at a company that is rapidly becoming one of the hottest brands in tech.
This week is set to be another Apple week - the second generation of the iPad is expected to be unveiled on Wednesday. But in the UK the biggest-selling launch is likely to be HTC's. The hyperbolically named HTC Incredible S is Wang's latest smartphone and has received glowing reviews so far in the tech press.
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