HTC mobile phones are manufactured in Taiwan by the HTC corporation. The company was founded in 1997 and is focused on the development, research and manufacture of wireless handheld communication devices. As of 2015, its mobile phones use operating systems based on either Android or Windows mobile.
The HTC corporation offers both mobile phones and tablets under various HTC brand names, such as the HTC One, HTC Sensation and HTC Explorer series. The company did not begin offering mobile devices under its own brand name until 2007. Prior to this, HTC served a background role as an OEM manufacturer and designer for various mobile devices.