Originally Posted by PyroSporker
Quite the opposite to be honest. HTC has become Quietly louder with the Brilliant, beats enhanced, forward facing, speakers utilized on the One.
The power on sound is now alarmingly loud
. I seem to recall that even when my phone was set to vibrate or silent the power on sound was still audible (Sprint). Someone with the phone in hand, on your proposed carrier, will be able to confirm for you.
Check out a video showing you what to expect (bloody
Youtube | HTC One Unboxing and Power up - 5 Min. 20 sec.
I have a Sprint HTC One, and it no longer has that startup sound. It was one of the unmentioned changes in the update. ( maybe some of the other carrier users can chime in and let me know if they still have the sound)