Leaked image of HTC DLX global model

As some past rumours hinted, HTC is planning a global variant of the Verizon DROID DNA [specifications]. An image of the global edition of the HTC DLX (to be launched as the HTC Deluxe?) has now surfaced courtesy of @evleaks:

Rumoured global version of HTC DLX

We can expect the HTC DLX to sport very similar specifications to the DROID DNA including the 5-inch 1080p display and 1.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor.

There is no word yet on when HTC could formally announce the HTC Deluxe/DLX. Will HTC wait until CES 2013 or MWC 2013 or could we see it earlier?

Read more: @evleaks [via Twitter]