htc-droid-dna-launch-1

The fact that the HTC Droid DNA comes with a locked bootloader may have deterred some from going to the stores to pick up the 5-inch super phone, but those who stuck by HTC’s side will be thrilled to hear that a workaround has been found – one that allows them to get on with their Android tinkering lifestyle.

htc-deluxe-dlx-europe-facebook

Just a few days ago we showed you a new set of press images for the HTC Deluxe DLX, which appears to be the name of the international Droid DNA / J Butterfly version. But now we hear the Deluxe DLX may not hit European markets, and the news comes straight from HTC.

htc-droid-dna-launch-2

From rumors (lots of ‘em) to reality, HTC’s answer to the gigantic phone race is finally within grasp. Starting today, you can buy the HTC Droid DNA from Verizon’s brick-and-mortar and online stores. If you’ve been craving for the Droid DNA’s 5-inch 1080p display, be prepared to shell out $199.99 to get the phone.

htc-one-x-logo

HTC enjoyed a meteoric rise with Android and manufactured some of the best smartphones of recent years. Its fall from grace has been spectacular. We examine what went wrong and take a look at how HTC might stage a comeback.