The Droid DNA is a step brother to the HTC One, the newest, fastest smartphone release from HTC. Verizon has not announced if or when it will carry the HTC One. There are signs that there may be another Droid from HTC with HTC One power in the future, if you look at some clues. In the meantime the price of the Droid DNA has been reduced greatly.
There are also unconfirmed conjecturatti rumors that since the Droid DNA is like the HTC One X which will be getting the HTC Sense 5 update that the Droid DNA will receive and update to HTC Sense 5.
The Droid DNA recently received a glitch fix update to make sure that the it recognizes the SIM correctly. Reviews of a the Droid DNA were excellent, when it was released for its great screen (sharper than iPhone 5) and styling. There are now some very aggressive deals for the Droid DNA which could signal, a new member of the Droid Incredible/One family.
Wirefly is currently running a sale on DROID DNA up to 75% OFF off of the $199.99 list price for new customers, upgrades 50% off. When we read the fine the print it says sale "while supplies last." If were to play conjecturatti, then we would infer that the Droid DNA will be sunseted for either the Droid DNA 2 something in the realm of the HTC One.
The first Droid, the Droid Incredible was launched on April 29, 2010, the Droid Incredible 2 was launched on April 28, 2011. The Droid Incredible 4G LTE was launched on July 5, 2013 after a delay. Companies, generally, keep to a yearly schedule with releases. Mmmmnn perhaps there will be a Droid DNA Incredible?
Meanwhile the prices have been slashed on the Samsung Galaxy S III on Verizon (Samsung Galaxy S III for Verizon Wireless at Wirefly - NOW Only $49.99 with a new Verizon Account or upgrade- $50 Off Retail Price ), also, the first day of preorders for the Samsung Galaxy S 4. When the Samsung Galaxy S III was released the list price on Verizon Wireless was $199.99. Not too long ago the price was slashed.
It has been less than a year since the Samsung Galaxy S III release on Verizon Wireless, perhaps the next Droid DNA + will be released around the year anniversary of the Droid Incredible 4G LTE. As with all these speculations, we won't know until Verizon officially announces a release date which is usually around a day or two before it is available.