Arriving soon in India is not just one phone from HTC, but it’s a list of phones. There has been much talk about the HTC One M9 prior to its release in May.
The HTC President for Global sales and Chief Financial officer Chia Lin Chang announced that they are close to achieving 7 per cent sales volume just in India and with the upcoming line up of devices they are predicting a three percent increase. They are clearly taking on Samsung which came out with the Galaxy S6 earlier this year.
Pricing and Features
The phone is expected to be available at Rs. 52000 around. The key features of this device are its 3 GB and the expandable space of upto 32 GB. It uses a MediaTek Helio X10 processor which accounts for its excellent performance. The battery is of 2840 mAh. The standout feature is the finger print scanner. The 20 MP camera boasts the photography. User reviews from outside India have agreed to the good performance of the battery as promised by the manufacturers.
The HTC One M9 has received mixed reviews from critics following its release outside India. It’s a wonderful phone from HTC, but many feel the level of sophistication is a bit low and its evolution from the HTC M8 isn’t as expected. May be the company couldn’t find places to show improvisations. The space for innovation was a tight one.
The phone not only looks amazing, but feels great in the hand. It could easily be one of the best looking Android phones in the market. The power button is on the side as opposed to the M8 which had it on top. It comes in three colors.
It operates on Android 5.0 Lollipop and has a 5 inch screen. The BoomSound speaker offered by the company is the best out in the current market.
For users who are looking to upgrade to the M9 from M8, don’t get your hopes too high. But if you have been using the M7, then this phone is a definite go. It provides a plenty of customization options. The phone is expected to hit the market earlier next month.