HTC launched its first Android Marshmallow handset in India yesterday, the HTC One A9, as well as the dual-SIM Desire 828. Both smartphones will go on sale in December, though the prices have not yet been announced.
The HTC One A9 packs a 5-inch full HD (1920×1080) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4, a 13MP f/2.0 rear camera and a 4 Ultrapixel front cam. It has a 1.5GHz 64-bit Snapdragon 617 octa-core processor with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage (expandable up to 2TB). It’s powered by a 2150mAh battery, has 4G support, and runs Android 6.0 with HTC Sense UI on top. The company has also stated that the phone will receive Android updates no later than 15 days after Nexus updates.
The HTC Desire 828, meanwhile, has a 5.5-inch full HD (1920×1080)display, with a 13MP rear camera and an Ultrapixel front cam. It packs a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6753 processor coupled with2GB of RAM, and has 16GB internal storage (expandable up to 2TB). It has 4G and dual SIM support, is powered by a 2800mAh battery, and runs Android 5.1.1 with HTC Sense UI loaded on top. Although no price was announced, Pricebaba does have it listed for Rs 16,525.