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HTC Says Early Flyer Sales Are Good

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Apr 12, 2008
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Despite the HTC Flyer not being an Android 3.0 tablet, HTC says early sales are doing quite good for themselves. The industry was worried that – due to pricing and no adoption of Google’s tablet-specific operating system – the Flyer wouldn’t take off. Despite fear-mongering from certain industry players, HTC believes that the tablet market [...]

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Well, they would say that wouldn't they!

Ever since Apple began to issue press releases to say they'd reached some impressive milestone (set by them), now Samsung, LG and HTC are all at it.

It's hard to verify if they're telling the truth in many cases. Did they really sell that many, and did they sell them to the end user or THEIR customer (the networks and distributors).

That could still mean warehouses and shop stock rooms are full of them.

To be fair, the Flyer is quite a nice device but until it gets 3.x, it will always be a bit too limited - the bigger problem is the high price, but that's a problem for all tablets (bar the stupidly cheap ones that aren't really worth anything).
 
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