Regardless of its flagship smartphone presence having all however come to an finish, HTC isn’t achieved releasing telephones simply but. 4 of its upcoming handsets have leaked through the Russian web site Rozetked, and it appears to be like as if HTC is planning on reviving the Wildfire model, which has laid dormant for eight years for the reason that launch of the HTC Wildfire S in 2011. For reference, in that yr HTC commanded 10.7 % of the worldwide smartphone market, in comparison with simply 0.05 % now.
Regardless of a fairly hefty spec bump over the eight-year-old Wildfire S, which had a 3.2-inch display and 512MB of RAM, there’s little else concerning the leaked handsets to recommend a return to HTC’s glory days. 4 of the lineup’s handsets have been leaked; the Wildfire, Wildfire E, Wildfire E Plus, and Wildfire E1. Two of them function teardrop notches, three of them have twin rear-facing cameras, and all of them have low-resolution 720p screens and mid-range specs. There’s no pricing supplied as a part of this leak, however our guess is that these are meant as funds or mid-range gadgets.
Though these specs are on no account official, Rozetked have proved itself to be a dependable supply of leaks up to now. Final yr it leaked each the Pixel Three XL and Pixel 3A months earlier than their official bulletins by Google.
Together with these 4 gadgets, GSMArena notes that HTC has additionally registered the names Wildfire E2 and E2 Plus, Wildfire E3 and E3 Plus, and Wildfire R and R Plus with the Eurasian Financial Fee, suggesting there’s extra to the Wildfire model revival than simply these 4 gadgets.