Jump to navigation

UK retailers have slashed the asking price for the HTC Flyer tablet, sparking speculation that the gadget-maker will unveil its second tilt at an Android Honeycomb slate in a matter of days.

For the next ten days, Carphone Warehouse is selling the Wi-Fi-only 16GB Flyer for £329 and the 32GB edition for £449 - both sans SIM. That’s a saving of £150 compared with the retailer’s standard price points.

htc flyer large

And Carphone isn’t the only one at it. BestBuy’s UK outlets have knocked off £150 from both Wi-Fi-only Flyer iterations too.

The price cuts – a time-honoured tactic from retailers when they’re looking to shift stock before it becomes less attractive - add weight to rumours that HTC’s Puccini slate will make its long-awaited debut at HTC’s September 1st showcase at the IFA tech expo.

Also expected to land at the Berlin-based event is the first-ever HTC Windows Mango phone provisionally dubbed the Omega.

Join the conversation

comments powered by Disqus

Stay up to date

  • Google+ Follow uSwitchTech
  • Subscribe to our RSS feed

Latest Comments

  • Jojo 7 hours ago Orange and T-Mobile are no more.... I'm due an upgrade on my orange account. EE say they won't offer me one unless I sign up to a higher...
  • Riaz 7 hours ago Microsoft Lumia 640 review The Lumia 435 has a Snapdragon 200, not a Snapdragon 400 like the Lumia 640. Not quite sure how the Moto E...
  • Dadamo 3 days ago Android Auto rollout begins The two Japanese company Pioneer and Kenwood are the first to announce car stereos compatible Android...

Search news

Categories