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HTC SELLS BACK REMAINING STAKE IN BEATS

1.Date of occurrence of the event:2013/09/27
2.Company name:HTC Corporation
3.Relationship to the Company (please enter "head office" or
  "subsidiaries"):head office
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7.Cause of occurrence:
HTC Corporation (TWSE: 2498), a global leader in mobile innovation and
design, today announced the signing of a securities purchase agreement
to sell back to Beats LLC its remaining stake of 24.84% for $265M. In
conjunction with this transaction, HTC will also receive the repayment
of $150M promissory note plus accrued interests. The deal is expected
to close in the fourth quarter of 2013.

Over the past two years, HTC and Beats have enjoyed a solid business
partnership in delivering superior mobile audio experiences for consumers
worldwide.  HTC and Beats will continue to partner as future opportunities
arise.

As a smartphone pioneer, HTC BoomSound has been developed by HTC's sound
engineers with an unparalleled attention to detail and has evolved to a
point to deliver the best possible mobile sound.  As HTC brings new
innovations in design, imaging and sound to our products and the industry,
we will continue to explore areas to further enhance our portfolio
offerings.  Our partnerships in building quality into our products will
also evolve as we rely on different components and solutions to support
our innovation.
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