HTC Action Plan predictable: spring – the new flagship, to the IFA – the smart phone of the middle class. Regarding the first, the manufacturer has already spent more or less serious work in this direction. Presented HTC One A9s, despite the fact that this name may sound familiar, as was the fruit of diligent developer productivity. But this smartphone requires some explanation.
Novelty has little to do with the present in the past year One A9. The parallels are seen in diagonal screen size, design and material used – HTC One A9s is made almost entirely of aluminum and has a lot of roundness that make it look more elegant.
The most important differences between the devices can be found in their screens. 5 “smartphone HTC One A9s represent a good compromise between size and maneuverability, but the resolution of 1.280 x 720 pixels seem very small resolution for a smartphone price range 300 EUR The manufacturer indicates a Super LCD panel advantages over panel AMOLED smartphone One A9 -., And the key here is Pentile matrix. In the first test, a short presentation of the colors and brightness seemed to us good and sufficient.
The relatively low resolution, however, is an advantage, in view HTC. This used an 8-core processor MediaTek Helio P10 with a clock frequency of up to 1.0 and 1.8 GHz GPU Mali-T860MP2 will not be overloaded, and HTC One A9s no problems with performance. 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory and microSD card slot also look very solid, in addition, there Adobtable Storage function.
Cameras seem to be very traditional. Resolution front camera is 5 MP, resolution core – practical ubiquitous 13 MT. LED flash and a f2.2 aperture value will be useful in poor light, optical image stabilizer is not. But the advantage is that, if desired, material can be saved in RAW format, which is convenient for subsequent processing.
It also supports LTE Cat 6., Wi-Fi n, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and familiar from HTC 10 the opportunity to pass audio through the Google Cast and Apple AirPlay on the appropriate sound system. Below the screen is the sensor of a fingerprint, the battery capacity of 2300 mAh will be enough to operate in standby mode up to 18 days. This is possible thanks to special measures of energy conservation, working deeper than Google Doze function.
Sales HTC One A9s will start in the fourth quarter, the recommended price of 299 euros. The smartphone will be powered by Android 6. On the update to version 7.0 Nougat speech does not go so far as in the case of One A9.