Bloomberg received word that HTC is developing an Android-based smartwatch. The anonymous source claims the device is scheduled to be released in the second half of 2014 and added that it can take pictures. Cost, full functions and sales strategy are reportedly yet-to-be-decided.
Cost, full functions and sales strategy for the watch are still to be decided before it’s released by the second half of 2014, said the person, who asked not to be identified because the plans aren’t public. The smartwatch will join a growing segment of wearable technology that already includes devices from Samsung Electronics Co. (005930) and Sony Corp. (6758) HTC stock climbed the daily limit in Taipei trading.