At event held earlier today at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, HTC announced the newest flagship of the One family, the One M9. HTC has built its reputation on challenging expectations in the mobile industry, to quote Mrs Cher Wang.
As expected from earlier leaks, the M9 feature a 5.1-inch Full HD display, comes with a Snapdragon 810 64-bit processor, 3GB of RAm and 32GB of internal storage.
“The HTC One M9 accomplishes this once again with stunning elegance and design, combined with smart features that help bring your world to life, connecting you in a deeper way to the things you consider most important. So much more than just a phone, the HTC One M9 is an extension of who you are,” added HTC Chairwoman, Cher Wang.
HTC One M9 key features:
- Dimensions: 144.6 x 69.7 x 9.61 mm
- Weight: 157 grams
- Screen: 5.1″ Full HD
- CPU: Snapdragon 810 octa-core (4 x 2GHz + 4 x 1.5GHz)
- RAM: 3GB
- ROM: 32GB
- Camera back: 20MP with Sapphire cover, Autofocus, BSI sensor, f/2.2, 27.8mm lens, 4K video
- Camera front: HTC UltraPixel, BSI sensor, f/2.0, 26.8mm lens, 1080p video recording
- Battery: 2,840 mAh
- OS: Android 5.0 with HTC Sense 7
For a standout look, the HTC One M9 will be available with a range of unique and customisable accessories including the second generation HTC Dot View case, which adds more retro personalisation thanks to a host of new features and colour options. A transparent back keeps your smartphone pristine without hiding it from the world with the case injecting fun into even the most tedious commute by transforming into a mini games arcade. The new HTC Dot View case won’t even get in the way of apps such as Instagram, Snapchat and Badoo with through-the-case notifications alerting you to the latest photos, messages and check-ins.
Life has no limits, and when your adventurous side takes you into the unknown, an IP68 water resistant Active Case and Active Headset means that your phone can boldly follow wherever the action takes you, keeping up with the pace of the most epic adventures.
The One M9 will be availabel in dual-tone Silver and Rose gold, single-tone Gunmetal Grey and single-tone Gold variants in the UK, with online pre-order beginning March 9th on select parteners websites, and in-stores from March 31st. An M9 Developer Edition will aso be available via HTC dot com.