HTC has provided a small amount of festive positively for all of its Android loving smartphone fans out there by officially announcing the new HTC One X9. Latest mid-range device has acquired the seat in the new ‘One X’ series and HTC has officially lifted the covers off what will not only be the anticipated, but ulimately powerful ‘hardware’ with a competitive specifications.
Announced in China, the latest HTC phone features a 5.5-inch fullHD display packing in a 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution. The display setup wil offer a pixel density of 410ppi and a 170-degree viewing angle and the screen is protected by Corning Gorilla glass coating.
The HTC One X9 has been equipped the hardware with a MediaTek Helio X10 Octa-Core 2.2GHz processor built a 64-bit architecture. There’s an accompanying 3GB RAM to enhance the performance of the device, as well as 32GB of built-in internal storage that can be expanded up to 2TB through the use of microSD cards should the end-user see fit to do so.
The rest of specifications is finished off just you might expect from modern smartphone, HTC has included a rear mounted 13-megapixzel camera, autofocus rear camera with 2nd-gen OIS that can detect body shake in 0.125 milliseconds, a BSI back-illuminated sensor, an f/2.0 aperture, dual-tone LED-flash. It can capture images in Raw format and record videos in 4K resolution. On its front-side, integrated with 5MP Ultrapixel fixed-focus camera comes with an f/2.0 aperture, a 24.7mm lens, and can record videos in full-HD resolution.
The One X9 LTE variant also offers Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Micro-USB 2.0, and GPS/ A-GPS connectivity options. It bears an ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, g-motion sensor, compass, gyroscope, and a magnetic sensor. It has dual front-facing BoomSound speakers with Dolby audio, 7.99mm slim metal body and is backed by a 3000mAh battery with fast charging support as well, is rated to deliver up to 15 hours of 3G talk time, 10 hours of HD video playback, and up to 40 hours of audio playback.
The One X9 smartphone weighs roughly 170 grams and will be available in Gunmetal Grey and Silver color variants. The software it may run on Androd 6.0 Marshmallow like A9 with HTC Sense UI on top.
Priced at 2399 yuan (US$ 370 / Rs. 24458 approx.) and One X9 will go on sale in China soon. HTC has not yet mentioned when it will make the smartphone available globally.