HTC smartwatch to be unveiled at MWC 2014 - PC Retail

HTC smartwatch to be unveiled at MWC 2014

Firm reportedly has three wearable devices in development
Author:
Publish date:
2-htc-device-logo-web.jpg

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC plans to unveil its first wearable device at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

Bloomberg reports that a person with 'direct knowledge of the plans' told the publication the smartwatch will be the first of three wearable devices from HTC.

According to the source, the smartwatch will be a prototype based on Qualcomm’s Toq device.

HTC is also reportedly developing a watch using Google’s Now service as well as an electronic bracelet that plays music.

MWC 2014 kicks off on Monday 24th February.

View all the latest MWC news by clicking here.

Related

2-sony-smartband-web.jpg

Wearables win at MWC

This year’s Mobile World Congress had a lack of flagship smartphone launches, with vendors instead choosing to use the event to debut smartwatches and fitness trackers