Samsung isn’t the only smartphone maker around at Barcelona’s Mobile Globe Congress, and HTC today showed that it is still about by revealing a brand-new front runner of its very own – – the One M9.
Carrying the very same name prefix as its previous high-end smartphones the One M7 and One M8, the M9 continues where the older designs left off or even strikes quite the similarity to both. Looking noticeably like somebody at HTC took the ideal parts of both phones and afterwards mashed them both with each other, the new M9 isn’t an ugly device by any stretch of the creative imagination however it merely does not have a little something in the looks division.
Functions and Specs
Sticking with its tried and checked 5-inch 1080p display screen, HTC has actually opted for an Octa-core Snapdragon 810 64-bit chip at the heart of the device with a coming with 3GB of memory to try and keep points ticking along smoothly.
On the outside the One M9 is obviously still a unibody all-metal layout, though the ring around the center of the chassis looks a little suspect during initial examination. That band additionally makes up part of the phone’s two-tone style relying on which color choice you select, with the band being a various color to the remainder of the device.
Remaining on the side of the device for a minute, HTC has shifted the buttons around on the M9, with the sleep/wake button now on the side together with the quantity buttons.
Around the back gone is the UltraPixel sensor and Duo cam, replaced with a traditional flash and a 20-megapixel camera. The front-facing electronic camera though is 4-megapixel “UltraPixel” camera with vast angle lens.
Leading and base of the device, above and below the screen you’ll find speakers that are now HTC BoomSound Dolby 5.1 border sound-capable.
The brand-new HTC One M9 comes with 32GB of storage space as common but likewise has the alternative of added space being brought in via SD Card.
One M9 will likewise get a brand-new version of Dot View situation with capacity to reveal scrollable individualized messages on the case.
HTC One M9 will certainly be running Android Lollipop with brand-new HTC Feeling 7 ahead.
Cost and Release Day
Ready to be offered mid-March with gold, silver, gunmetal black, and pink shade choices available, there has yet to be any price information made available for the M9. Expect to see it relatively quickly though, especially provided the reasonably brief launch home window HTC has actually provided itself.
Will the HTC One M9 confirm to be genuine competition for Samsung’s brand-new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Side? We’ll find out quickly enough.
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