HTC is leaving no tables unturned to revive its falling position. To counter the Mini series by samsung, HTC is now out with the new HTC One Mini, the short sibling of the highly acclaimed yet unsuccessful HTC One. The price in India is Rs. 35,054 and is already up for pre-order on Flipkart and Infibeam. It will be available in the market from October 11. Let us have a quick look at the key features of this device:
- Built: The dimensions of HTC One Mini are 5.20 x 2.49 x 0.37 inches and it weighs approximately 122 grams.
- Display: It comes with a Super LCD 2 capacitive touch display of 4.3 inches. It comes with protective Corning Gorilla Glass 3 screen. It offers 720 x 1280 pixels resolution.
- Processor: This smartphone comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 dual core Krait 200 processor of 1.4 GHz and an Adreno 305 GPU.
- Operating System: The HTC One Mini functions on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS.
- Camera: It features a 4 megapixel rear camera that enables you to record 1080p videos. It comes with LED flash and autofocus. It carries a secondary camera of 1.6 megapixels that offer 720p resolution.
- Memory: This device comes with a 1 GB of RAM and an internal memory of 16 GB.
- Connectivity Features: The connectivity features offered by HTC One Mini are EDGE, GPRS, Wi-Fi, micro USB, DLNA, GPS and Bluetooth 4.0.
- Network: HTC One Mini supports 2G, 3G as well as 4G networks.
- Other Features: It features a 3.5 mm audio jack and loudspeaker. It offers Beats Audio sound enhancement as well. HTC One Mini provides compass, proximity sensor, gyroscope and an accelerometer.
- Battery: HTC One Mini runs on Li-polymer battery of 1800 mAh.
Our Take: We love the Design language that HTC is going forward with. But the Mini comes with a few downgrades like the screen , battery and Processor. The Price is also a bit on the higher side. Will this phone beat the Samsung dominated market? . we will have to wait and see.