We encountered a number of leaked images of the HTC One X9 in the last one or two weeks and yesterday the Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer finally made the smartphone official. HTC took the covers off their latest smartphone, the HTC One X9.
HTC announced the HTC One X9 on its official handle on Weibo and now the smartphone is listed on the HTC company’s official website. The One X9 is confirmed to carry a price tag of CNY 2,399, which approximately translates to Rs. 24,400, the sales of the latest HTC smartphone will start soon though nothing official is provided, but we expect its to hit the shelves in China in the coming week. There has been no word about the global availability of the smartphone yet.
HTC One X9 Goes Official In China
The HTC One X9 features a metal build and it measures 153.9 x 75.9 x 7.99 mm, the One X9 weighs around 170 grams. The smartphone will be available in two color variants – Silver and Gunmetal Grey.
The front of the One X9 sports a 5.5 inch full HD display that has a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, and a pixel density of 410 ppi. The display is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass coating. The display features HTC’s BoomSound speakers, (which were missing from the HTC One A9) on both top and bottom of the screen. The speakers come with Dolby Audio Technology.
HTC One X9 Specification and Features
The HTC One X9 is powered by a 64 bit MediaTek Helio X10 octa-core processor, this is coupled with 3GB of RAM space and 32GB of internal storage. The smartphone also features a microSD slot that can be used to expand the memory storage up to 2TB.
HTC One X9 Specs
Coming to the photography department of the One X9, the smartphone houses a 13 MP primary camera on the rear with LED-flash, autofocus and 2nd generation Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), f/2.0 aperture, and BSI back-illuminated sensor. The rear camera is also capable to record 4K videos. On the front, the smartphone houses a 5 MP camera with fixed focus and f/2.0 aperture, it can record full HD videos.
HTC One X9 Price
On the connectivity front, the HTC One X9 supports 4G LTE and with that it also offers other basic connectivity features such as Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.1, Micro-USB 2.0, GPS/ A-GPS and others. The HTC One X9 is fuelled by a 3000mAh battery, that is said to deliver up to 15 hours of talk time on 3G and it also supports fast charging. The phone is expected to run the latest Android Marshmallow. The smartphone lacks a fingerprint scanner, which might be a negative aspect for the latest HTC One X9.