HTC One X9

HTC One X9HTC One X9 is the mid-range smartphone from HTC with a 5.5-inch Full HD display, an all-metal design and the MediaTek Helio X10 chipset to power itself.

Designed quite well on all the sides, the One X9 is available in Topaz Gold and Carbon Gray options. It is a unibody design and thus, you cannot remove the back cover and the slots for SIM and MicroSD card are given on the side itself. The phone has a 13-megapixel rear camera with Optical image stabilization, 4K video recording, and several other features.

On the back is a 3000 mAh battery that supports fast charging with the provided charger rated at 5V/1.5A. For the audio, HTC never disappoints as one can see HTC BoomSound with Dolby Surround sound support.

The HTC One X9 runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and its own Sense UI over it with some excellent motion gesture features. Google Backup for Apps automatically backs up app data it to all capable Android-powered devices. Google Now on Tap gives all the needed information on pressing and holding the home button.

The launch price of HTC One X9 is Rs. 25,990. Check below for the main specifications and the Pros and Cons of the phone.

HTC One X9 Full Specifications

SpecificationHTC One X9
Dimensions153.9 x 75.9 x 7.99 mm
Weight170 gm
Display Size, Protection5.5-inch Super LCD Display with Corning Gorilla Glass
Display Resolution, PPIFull HD, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 401 PPI
Processor, GPUMediaTek Helio X10, octa-core 64-bit, PowerVR G6200 GPU
RAM, Storage Options3GB RAM, 32GB internal, MicroSD card expansion up to 2TB
OSAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow with HTC Sense UI
Rear camera13-megapixel, BSI sensor
Front camera5-megapixel, BSI sensor, F/2.8 aperture, Full HD video
Rear camera features, videoOptical Image Stabilization (OIS), f/2.0 aperture, 27.9mm focal length, 4K video recording, Pro mode with manual controls, One touch RAW enhancement, Hyperlapse video mode, Modes include HDR, Slow Motion, Video Pic, and Panorama
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFCWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 & 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS, NFC depending on region
4GFDD: Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28, TDD: Bands 38, 39, 40, 41
3G850/900/1900/2100 MHz
2G/EDGE850/900/1800/1900 MHz
SIM TypeDual SIM, Nano
Battery capacity, type3000 mAh Li-ion, 5V/1.5A charging
Battery standby, talktime40 hours talk time on 3G/4G, 936 hours standby time
SensorsAmbient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Motion G-Sensor, Compass Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Magnetic Sensor, Sensor Hub for activity tracking
Additional featuresDot ViewTM compatible, Motion Launch, Reduce ringtone volume on pick-up, Pocket mode with louder ringtone, Flip to mute ringtone, HTC BoomSound, HTC Connect for wirelessly streaming media from the phone to compatible multi-room audio systems, TVs, portable speakers and home entertainment systems
SAR Rating-
Benchmark scores-
WaterproofingNo
Fingerprint ScannerNo
Fast chargingYes

HTC One X9 Full Pros & Cons

Pros

Metal body feels classy
Android Marshmallow OS
Support for 4G LTE
Fast charging support
MicroSD storage expansion

Cons

Tends to heat up on heavy use
Battery not removable
4K recording turns off due to heat
Pricey compared to competitors

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The all-metal body from HTC and the MediaTek Helio X10 chipset are the top ones from HTC in the mid-range smartphone. Though, it also has 3GB of RAM and fast charging support for the 3000 mAh battery.

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