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HTC launches Mini: a remote control for the HTC Butterfly

26 January, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
HTC launches Mini: a remote control for the HTC Butterfly  - read the full textThe Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC has launched a remote control device for its Butterfly smartphone. HTC Mini, an NFC-enabled remote control, is now offered in China alongside its flagship device. HTC Mini connects to the device through Bluetooth and helps you make calls without...

 

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> In reply to GoranST @ 2013-01-27 10:53 from 3LUy - click to readNice name for a useless product. And no wonder its launched only in china where people more easily buy into eccentric gadgets, and even there it will fail. I expect to see this in many asian countries but i doubt many stores will take the chance on having a stock of these, for example in philippines i doubt we will see more than dummies in the stores. This smell failure from a long distance, but that way it is match with other HTC products, its normal then.

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  • 2013-01-27 11:49
  • m7KR

No , Htc is still a healthy manufacturer , but i guess this thing is one of the side effects of their longtime serious disease , thats FRONT CAMERA - PHOBIA . Yeah thats right they heck of a phone and them totally missout a secondary camera and now they have gone retard by making a 5 inch remote for a 5 inch phone.. (dont tell me about their high end(costly) phones cos that market is mostly reserved to apple , sam ,sony , bb and nokia) and even they put one it works like bullsh!t

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  • 2013-01-27 11:46
  • uvt$

Wow phone to use your phone, whats next another phone to use the second phone ? :p

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  • 2013-01-27 11:21
  • nbV6

I would suggest HTC to introduce a bracelet with these capabilities not another phone which is very useless. Now OLED is quite old, its not hard to introduce a bracelet with OLED screen that can be bend and light in weight which can easily replace your wrist watch.

Anyways I will never ever spend money on this if i have already any expensive phone and i am not enjoying its touch interface. HTC please grow up!!!

Waiting for Sensation XE JB release...

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  • 2013-01-27 11:21
  • QdN0

its like Asus PadPhone but... HTC PhonePhone :)

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  • 2013-01-27 10:53
  • 3LUy

Not bad, can be somewhat useful. Might be able to use for secretly record recording my girlfriend when she is alone in her room...

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  • 2013-01-27 10:48
  • Ae5M

creative! I like this!

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  • 2013-01-27 10:31
  • fk%}
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So let me get this right. You hold your phone on one hand, and to do something you activate it with the remote from the other hand? Blimey, what an ingenious idea! Give the man an award.

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  • 2013-01-27 10:24
  • PGsY

sony's smart watch is more sensible than this piece of ####

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  • 2013-01-27 10:24
  • bCan

Its too phoney to be a phone

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  • 2013-01-27 10:14
  • bEKZ

Stupid gadget for me htc do it like a dude ;(

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  • 2013-01-27 10:06
  • PSce

What's d u use of making a remote dat is d size of device

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  • 2013-01-27 09:56
  • Xuce

Which t.o.o.l thought of this???

Maybe for a large tablet but a 5" phone??? WTF!!

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  • 2013-01-27 09:46
  • vuCa

> In reply to iamsujeet @ 2013-01-26 16:41 from 7tFv - click to readjust appreciate don't be so negative. its innovation.

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  • 2013-01-27 09:44
  • t7GS

Instead they should have made a watch.....

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  • 2013-01-27 08:20
  • sSKm

How retarded can HTC get? Can't stop laughing.

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  • 2013-01-27 08:10
  • PGsY

useless invention of the year

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  • 2013-01-27 07:31
  • ut7A

I thought ASUS has done same thing before with Memopad and Padphone where you get a remote/stylus that can be used as bluetooth earphone and remote control..

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  • 2013-01-27 06:58
  • R5hB

HTC is digging their on grave since last few months.

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  • 2013-01-27 06:48
  • 0BU0

we heard you don't like to take your PHONE out to answer a call so we made a phone for you PHONE....honestly technology nowdays makes people think stupid ideas

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  • 2013-01-27 06:38
  • fw2I

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