While HTC isn’t experiencing the best days of its existence, the company didn’t give up to adventure into new segments. As part of this new strategy, the company will be introducing a new blockchain-enabled smartphone called Exodus.
You may be curious to see what’s so special about a blockchain smartphone, thankfully we won’t need to wait too long. HTC has recently announced that the HTC Exodus release will happen in an event held on October 22. The firm disclosed the news through a new Instagram page, specially created to promote this new blockchain smartphone.
The teaser doesn’t reveal many details about the upcoming device, but here’s what we know about it. The device project called HTC Exodus is lead Phil Chen, according to him, the handset will basically serve as a very safe mobile hardware for storing cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
While the operating system will be Android, the company will add some specific security protocols and apps to handle the necessary encryption for dealing with these cryptocurrencies. The phone will cost around $1,000, so we’re especially interested in the full specification sheet of this device, to see if it will, in fact, attract consumers.