Yesterday, HTC teased the launch of One X9 on Weibo, and true to its words, the company has launched the smartphone in China. The One X9 is a mid-range smartphone that packs decent set of specifications and features. Also Read - HTC Desire 20+ launched with 48-megapixel quad rear camera setupAlso Read - HTC Wildfire E Lite smartphone design leaks online
The smartphone boasts a metal unibody design and dual front-facing BoomSound speakers with Dolby audio. It s slim with thickness of just 7.99mm and carries a similar design language as the recently launched One A9. The One X9 will be available in Silver and Gunmetal Gray color options. Also Read - HTC Wildfire E Lite listed on Google Play Console
HTC One X9 specifications and features: The One X9 flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD (1080p) IPS display. Under the hood is MediaTek s Helio X10 (MT6795T) octa-core SoC clocked at 2.2GHz. It is paired with 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot with support up to 2TB.
On the camera front, it sports a 13-megapixel rear snapper with OIS (optical image stabilization), support for 4K video recording and dual-tone LED flash. Up front, there is an ultrapixel selfie camera of aperture f/2.0 with support for 1080p video recording.
With 3,000mAh non-removable battery, connectivity options include dual-SIM card support, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS. The smartphone runs on Android OS with Sense UI running atop. However, details about the Android version are scarce at the moment. Considering that One A9 was launched with Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box, the One X9 is likely to run on the same OS version.
In China, the HTC One X9 is priced at 2399 Yuan, which roughly translates to Rs 24,500. As of now, HTC hasn t announced as to when it plans to launch the smartphone in India. We will keep you posted as and when we have more information about India launch of the One X9.