HTC Butterfly is quite popular in Asia. In Japan, HTC J Butterfly brings HTC to fifth position in Japan smartphone market to kick Samsung. In Taiwan, pink HTC Butterfly is very popular in Taiwanese girls. In United States, HTC Butterfly is available through Verizon wireless as Droid DNA and becomes one of the most popular smartphones on that carrier.
Scheduled to be announced on June 19th, 2013, some images of a smartphone believed to be Butterfly S have been leaked. HTC Butterfly S will have similar design o HTC Butterfly, but with the presence of speaker on the front below the display that indicates BoomSound feature on the smartphone with 5.0-inch Full HD display.
HTC Butterfly S is said to be a refresh of HTC Butterfly. It features Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 chip, UltraPixel camera, Blinkfeed, and Zoe. The report said that the real successor of HTC Butterfly is Butterfly 2 that will be released in Q4 2013.