Notably, the official site with countdown shows a tagline that says, "The best is about to get better." HTC said on Twitter, "Join us for the countdown to next Tuesday's BIG announcement live streaming here," accompanied by the #HTCOneUp hashtag that suggests HTC wants more people to talk about its upcoming smartphone. The countdown indicates the event will begin at 8:30PM (IST) on 25 March 2014.
HTC has already been making headlines this week with the leaks related to the All New HTC One, or the HTC One 2014 smartphone, in a way confirming the innards of the yet-to-be announced handset.
On Thursday, the All New HTC One or the HTC One 2014 smartphone, continued to stay in the spotlight ahead of its official launch. The HTC One successor was leaked in some new images, and also on a certification website that detailed key specifications.
As per the purported certification listing of the 'HTC M8t' the device runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat and features a 5-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) resolution.
The All New HTC One is said to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core chipset clocked at 2.26GHz and paired with 2GB of RAM. The handset is also likely to come with 4G LTE wireless network support.
The HTC One 2014's most appealing rumoured feature is said to be its dual rear cameras. The Tenaa listing of the HTC M8t showed a 16-megapixel rear camera. Earlier reports indicated that HTC would stick with its 'UltraPixel' technology and use it in the handset's front-facing shooter.
Additionally the HTC One 2014 was spotted in some images that had been compared to other flagship smartphones in the market, in terms of its size and body design.