The MWC or Mobile World Congress 2015 had kicked off on March 2, 2015. However, even before the start of the main event several companies held press conferences during which they unveiled their latest launches. One such company is HTC that had introduced its highly anticipated flagship device, the HTC One M9.
The HTC One M9 is a well crafted, beautiful and powerful device with high end specifications. If you are a HTC fan yourself, hereâ€™s what youâ€™ve been waiting for. Even if you are not, who knows, you just might become one after reading through this latest reviewâ€¦ Here are the specifications and features of the productâ€“
Display and Design
HTCâ€™s expertise in the area of adopting metallic framework has already won the brand several awards. This was with the One M8, the predecessor of One M9. In the successor too, metallic framework has been extensively used, which lends the M9 smartphone a slick luxury feel.
It has a 5 inch screen with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection, having a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. The Power button is located below the two volume keys on the right hand side along with the microSD slot. The HTC One M9 has a dimension of 144.6 x 69.7 x 9.6 mm and weighs about 157 g.
Software and Hardware
The HTC One M9 uses Qualcommâ€™s 810 Snapdragon processor and runs on Android Lollipop-based operating system with HTCâ€™s Sense 7 technology. This technology makes the icons on the home screen look clearer and even the drop down settings have been improved.
The One M9 has 3 GB RAM with 32 GB internal memory. The external memory is expandable up to 128 GB.
Camera and Battery
The new HTC One M9 has a battery of 2840mAh. This clearly hints that it has a significant battery life and can support longer video streaming activities and music plays. The battery can support up to 25 hours of talk time on a single charge. Wow, this is indeed a treat for all users who have a little more to talk about!
The front camera of the One M9 smartphone has 20 megapixels with autofocus and dual-LED flash. The camera also features automatic simultaneous image and video recording, geo tagging, face and smile detection, HDR and panorama mode. The secondary camera is of 4 megapixels.
- It includes BoomSound external stereo speakers
- Sensors include Accelerometer, gyro, proximity and compass
- Noise cancellation-based dedicated mic
- Document editor
- Photo/video editor
- Stereo FM radio with RDS
- Available in Gunmetal Gray, Amber Gold, Silver/Rose gold and Gold/Pink
The HTC One M9 is a much anticipated product. With the beginning of the MWC event, HTC fans have surely been treated to something they have been eagerly waiting for. With stylish looks and improved features, this smartphone appears to be one of the biggest tech-grabs of the yearâ€¦