HTC One Officially Unveiled, Packs Quad-Core 1.7GHz Processor

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First time ever for a smartphone, HTC One is powered by a quad-core 1.7 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor and is loaded with 2GB of RAM and a 2,300mAh Li-polymer battery. The display comprises of a 4.7-inch Full HD Super LCD 3 screen that has a pixel density of 468 ppi and comes with Gorilla Glass 2 protection. Equipped with Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system and featuring the HTC’s Sense 5 user interface layer HTC One comes in two variants based on the storage it offers – a 32GB and a 64GB variant. HTC hasn’t provided any expansion slot for storage though.

HTC has been boasting about the Ultrapixel capability of One’s camera. According to HTC having a large number of megapixels doesn’t always necessarily mean that the camera is better. HTC One comes with a 4-megapixel BSI sensor and f/2.0 lens. This combination ensures that individual pixels will be able to gather up to 300% more light as compared to sensors in other smartphone available in the market today. Beyond this, the camera comes with HTC’s ImageChip 2 and has optical image stabilization capabilities.

To arrive in HSPA and LTE models starting March HTC One will be a treat to your ears as well when it comes to delivering audio experience. The smartphone packs dual stereo speakers, each having a dedicated amp that surrounds the display ensuring that your movies / songs just sound great even if you are on the move. The device can also be used as a TV remote control through the HTC Sense TV.


Abhishek eats, drinks, sleeps gadgets. Everything consumer electronics interests him. Having bought every major smartphone out there, he has been taken up writing as a part time activity while pursuing his medical studies. Smartphones and tablets are his keen interest areas. If its any of these two, he is there to cover it.