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HTC posts loss in Q3, predicts declining revenue in Q4

05 November, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
HTC posts loss in Q3, predicts declining revenue in Q4 - read the full textHTC's unaudited report for the third quarter of this year pointed to the first quarterly loss in the company's history. The final report confirms that and doesn’t paint a rosy picture for Q4 either. The company's revenue for Q3 this year was $1.6 billion. That's a sizeable drop from the $2.4...

 

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I really want to switch to HTC but whenever i see the price tag it turns me off. Its a bit overpriced like blackberry and apple.

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  • 2013-11-05 14:28
  • PSvX

Bankrupt sometime next year... Lol

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  • 2013-11-05 14:23
  • vaQF

The problem with HTC is 4mpx camera in their ONE line. If they only had 13-16mpx camera lens installed, no one would buy Samsung galaxy products. They made a big mistake putting a 4mpx camera in their phones. It is nothing wrong with the camera, but costumers simply don't like when they read 4mpx instead of 16 for example.
4mpx really sounds outdated.

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  • 2013-11-05 14:20
  • 0FJy

Im afraid that someday, we are only seeing samsung,apple,huawei,oppo and micromax :(

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  • 2013-11-05 14:20
  • w0Pt

> In reply to here to save u @ 2013-11-05 11:57 from RILV - click to readTat is rediculuous!

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  • 2013-11-05 14:08
  • MVg6

Very expensive phones without camera.

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  • 2013-11-05 14:07
  • vpHA

The only main reason is Price.. No doubt htc devices are perfect but their prices are too high as compared others..
Must be focused this one..

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  • 2013-11-05 14:05
  • 6Q3I

They have to restructure their marketing dept. We cannot afford their prices while competitors are offering very competitive price.

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  • 2013-11-05 14:01
  • nauI

Boasting about the One Max? Really! It is the same price as the Note 3, has no stylus and an older processor and less RAM. Not to mention the battery cannot be swapped either. HTC need to wake up or they will be joining Blackberry in the dead loss zone soon too.

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  • 2013-11-05 13:58
  • p%n8

Those Robert Downey Jr commercials were terrible. People already knew HTC existed. What they needed to know is why they should choose HTC over everyone else. They failed in that respect.

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  • 2013-11-05 13:50
  • 47sA

> In reply to ssan @ 2013-11-05 13:26 from 2T7j - click to readThat is possibly the funniest statement i have ever read hahaha how can you justify plastic being higher quality than metal really? you have a plastic car too? hahaha

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  • 2013-11-05 13:42
  • g5bm

HTC will be no more in less than two years time, if that, BB anyone. As a corporation if you keep bleeding money, eventually you will have to shut the doors, as no creditor is going to want to touch you, and without credit, you have no business.

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  • 2013-11-05 13:38
  • Im44

"your joking right? Quality is shocking on galaxy range"


I will take Galaxy Plastic or Lumia Plastic over iPhone/HTC crap anyday :

http://forums.androidcentral.c...day-use.html

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  • 2013-11-05 13:26
  • 2T7j

Its no surprise. Their saviour phone should really have been the htc one. But many people didnt know much about the one before its release due to its p*ss poor marketing strategy. And when 40 million s3 owners alone were waiting for the s4 u really need to slow down their marketi g campaign for it to be a hit. There was also design issues with the phone, i dont care what people say but at the minute a micro sd card and a removable battery are a very handy addition as cloud storage is not available everywhere. Some data plans are not great and signal issues plague connections, and phones sometimes freeze and a simple battery pull is all it takes

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  • 2013-11-05 13:11
  • StUC

wow Mr. Chou, u have one for everyone...r u kidding..ur one comes around 38-40k in India, while one mini is priced around 35k..now tell what do you mean by everyone...its too highly priced, v will buy apple 4s rather than this mini..u should think about it bcoz v can change the game all alone for htc...

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  • 2013-11-05 12:51
  • w47Q

HTC should learn how to price and market their products.

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  • 2013-11-05 12:40
  • G2q9

> In reply to Cambodian, Ka @ 2013-11-05 12:24 from PWar - click to readyour joking right? Quality is shocking on galaxy range

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  • 2013-11-05 12:32
  • ixum

It's more expensive than samsung galaxy whereas qualities are similar.

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  • 2013-11-05 12:24
  • PWar

1-great advertice advertice advertice (samsung`s advertise is 13 times more than htc and thats why people go for crap plastic)
2-htc must Lower price for cells.

i wonder htc have a great advantage amounge the others like :
top screen- excellent ui- fantastic speaker and call quality-best build quality and design and whats happen that htc go down??
i wish they back to ring soon..android=htc

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  • 2013-11-05 12:22
  • dQKR

The fall of Android’s first OEM: The HTC story

http://www.androidauthority.co...tory-311634/

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  • 2013-11-05 12:21
  • tUwV

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