Taoyuan, Taiwan – Smartphone
maker HTC posted a 68 percent gain in unaudited third-quarter net profit to NT$18.64 billion ($608 million) on a sales gain of 79 percent to NT$135.82
billion ($4.43 billion).
The quarter ended Sept. 30.
The gains follow a 128 percent gain in
first-half revenue to NT$223.7 billion ($7.3 billion) and a 137 percent
first-half gain in net profits to NT$32.4 billion ($1.06 billion).
The dollar figures are based on a conversion
rate of $1 to NT$30.65.