HTC to Sell Developer Edition of HTC One for $649
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Mar 13, 2013, 7:31 AM by Eric M. Zeman
HTC revealed that a developer edition of its HTC One smartphone will be available for purchase in the U.S. for $649. The developer edition will have an unlocked bootloader, open APIs for Bluetooth Low Energy and the IR blaster, and won't be carrier locked, either. It will support GSM-based networks, including quad-band GSM/EDGE, tri-band HSPA/WCDMA at 850/1900/2100 MHz, and quad-band LTE at 700/850/AWS/1900 MHz. The developer variant will include 64GB of storage. The HTC One Developer Edition can be purchased directly from HTC's developer portal. It will be available after the device goes on sale in the U.S.
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