HTC has officially launched the new flagship smartphone, the HTC One (HTC M7). The new handset marks a new departure in hardware and software design of HTC. The company has included features that should take the company back to prominence amongst the other Android devices available on the market.
The new HTC One is a durable handset that also delivers high performance plus a ultrapixel camera. The One smartphone comes equipped with a 4.7-inch display with a Full HD 1080p resolution (468ppi), it is powered by a 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM, plus the handset will be available in the storage capacities of 32GB or 64GB.
The phone is also a durable as it was constructed from a single block of aluminum and HTC describes the new flagship as an “expensive and luxurious feeling, like a well crafted tool.” It comes with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system with HTC signature UI overlaid on top of Android Jelly Bean gets a major overhaul with more subtle clock and more prominent live information stream provided by HTC BlinkFeed.
There are dual cameras; it uses a 2.0 ultrapixel image with BSI sensor that captures larger pixels that can let in more light and develop a customer stitching of the image to deliver a higher-quality photo. There’s a main camera with F2.0 aperture and 28mm lens, it has ImageChip for improved image processing, Optical Image Stabilization, HDR video, and 1080p HD video recording on both the front and rear cameras.
HTC’s new flagship one device is expected to be launched on the US market via Sprint, T-Mobile and AT&T. No pricing details or availability date has been announced as yet.