Mysterious HTC Phone gets Bluetooth Certification, could be its first 5G phone


Fifth Generation – also known as 5G – internet services are making their way into the digital world rapidly now. The internet consists of exceptional data upload and download speeds. Both Smartphone users and makers are getting ready for the arrival of the 5G network. Phone makers like Samsung and LG already announced the manufacture and release of 5G Ready smartphones. While other OEMs from China have all given their words to deliver on 5G ready phones before the year ends. A few others like HTC are yet to commit to releasing devices with the next mobile network.

HTC seeks redemption

There have been insinuations that phone maker HTC could be exiting the phone market soon. However, according to Evan Blass, famed and reliable leakster, the company could be working on a 5G smartphone. The leakster revealed that the company is working on a phone with the model number 2Q6U, though no details were given. Now, barely a month since Blass made that revelation, an HTC phone with the same 2Q6U10000 model number has been spotted on the for the usual Bluetooth certification.

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Unfortunately, the listing hasn’t revealed anything significant regarding the features of the smartphone other than the fact it will offer support for Bluetooth v5.0. There’s no word regarding the phone’s marketing name, however, there are speculations it could launch as the HTC U13 given that the firm has yet to release an update to the HTC U12.