The One by HTC promises to change the way you use your smartphone with its incredible design and tons of features. It is the company’s flagship Android handset and one of the best smartphones you can buy in the market. In this article, we’re taking a close look at the five top features of this device.
Look and Handling:
The HTC One is arguably the most gorgeous smartphone till date. It has a sturdy, well-built chassis constructed using a zero-gap technology that puts together an amazing combination of premium feel and attractive looks. HTC has used aluminum to build the One which offers superior handling and durability, so you’re sure to get a phone that is stylish as well as tough. In terms of dimensions, the phone measures 137.4 x 68.2 x 9.3 mm and weighs 143 grams which maintains a good balance between solid feel and effortless handling.
One of the key features of the HTC One is undoubtedly its gorgeous 4.7-inch display laminated with Corning’s Gorilla Glass 2. It is a Super LCD3 panel with a full HD resolution of 1920 X 1080 pixels which adds up into incredible pixel density of 469 ppi. In terms of size, the screen is slightly smaller than the 5″ panels available on the Sony Xperia Z and Samsung Galaxy S4, but it more than makes up in the image quality department. Users will be able to enjoy a rich viewing experience as the screen packs in amazing colors, deep blacks and incredible clarity. It also provides good visibility in sunlight and wide visibility angles, thereby maintaining the top class viewing experience at all times.
The HTC One is a multimedia powerhouse, allowing users to enjoy all kinds of content in the best way possible on a smartphone. It comes equipped with dual front stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers as well as Beats Audio sound enhancement. In HTC marketing terms, this combination is called HTC BoomSound Audio. The speakers are able to output 93 dB of sharp, rich and clear sound, giving the phone superior audio capabilities compared to its rivals. Add to this, the brilliant 4.7-inch display and you get the ultimate multimedia experience you would hope for.
The HTC One runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system alongside HTC Sense 5.0 user interface. It is also possible for users to upgrade the OS to v4.2.2 by simply downloading an over-the-air update. Although the stock Android features are amazing and take care of all your personal and professional requirements, HTC has included a host of other features for added function. The company has introduced a new home screen feature in the form of HTC Blinkfeed which puts together a real-time feed of updates from your social networking accounts, news sites, message, e-mails, etc. The phone also has an improved HTC Zoe gallery which brings life to your photos and videos. Other than this, you’ll be able to use the HTC One as a remote control for your TV.
With a quad-core 1.7 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 2 GB of RAM and Adreno 320 graphics, the HTC One has one of the best hardware packages among flagship phones. As a result, the phone is able to deliver an exceptional performance at all time. You’ll be able to enjoy full HD videos, resource-intensive games and apps, web browsing and multi-tasking in a smooth, power efficient manner without experiencing any lags, hiccups and shutdowns. The 2300 mAh battery inside the phone is able to provide an all-day performance on a single charge, so you’ll be to enjoy all the features of the phone without any worries.
As you can see, there are plenty of good reasons for users to choose the HTC One. It is undoubtedly one of the best Android smartphones in the market and those who purchase it will certainly be very happy with its features and functionality.