HTC One A9 images leak giving us a better view of the mid-ranger

HTC One A9 images leak giving us a better view of the mid-ranger
Now that HTC has unveiled a pair of high-end phones, does anyone still care about the HTC One A9? Specs allegedly belonging to the device were leaked earlier today after the phone supposedly was run through the AnTuTu benchmark test. Now, we have a series of photos that show off the design of this mid-range handset.

When HTC CEO Cher Wang said last June that the company would be launching a "Hero" phone in October, the assumption was that the HTC One A9, which was first dubbed the "Aero," would be a high-end model that would make up for the poorly received HTC One M9. It was a tweet from tipster Evan Blass a couple of weeks ago that spilled the beans about the handset.

The HTC One A9 is said to employ 2.5D glass with rounded edges and the device does offer a metal build. We expect to see the handset unveiled during a media event in October that will be held in multiple cities. The company will reportedly be shelling out big bucks to promote the phone.


source: Weibo via GforGames

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19 Comments

1. sintruder

Posts: 162; Member since: Aug 30, 2012

Is that a fingerprint scanner below the HTC logo?

3. Reza.N

Posts: 77; Member since: Sep 06, 2015

Yes it's a fingerprint scanner

10. Bm888

Posts: 517; Member since: Jul 06, 2015

HTC is suffering from ADHD.... ^_^

2. Reza.N

Posts: 77; Member since: Sep 06, 2015

HTC plz don't disappoint us

4. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3088; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Ugliest phone I have ever seen.

6. Xperia14

Posts: 1196; Member since: Sep 01, 2015

Agreed. They should have made the fingerprint scanner a physical home button and get rid of the on-screen buttons. This is such a waste of space, and it looks ugly too.

15. JesseJames

Posts: 225; Member since: Feb 22, 2015

It doubles as both, when the screen is off it turns the screen on and when the screen is on it takes you back to the home screen.

20. gsg97115991

Posts: 15; Member since: Aug 26, 2015

But....the back look good

5. abdoualgeria

Posts: 928; Member since: Jul 27, 2015

HTC never change. Never learn. Soon we will say, there was a company named HTC. HTC always reduce specs. Like battery ram or camera. Too bad. I was a hard HTC fan at the time of nexus one,HTC hd2, desire time. Too bad HTC good luck

7. Felix_Gatto

Posts: 942; Member since: Jul 03, 2013

Why Samsung's home button have become so popular as a shape for fingerprint scanner? I looks quite good on Samsung smartphones, but it makes other smartphones uglier.

8. dazed1

Posts: 776; Member since: Jul 28, 2015

Sony and HTC, recipe for disaster.

9. arch_angel

Posts: 1651; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

Sony Really Nah Their Sells Might Suck But Their Phones Are Great.

11. Kruze

Posts: 1285; Member since: Dec 30, 2014

HTC One A9 - One Last Ride...

12. cornerofthemoon

Posts: 616; Member since: Apr 20, 2010

Cue the Apple lawyers in 3, 2, 1.

13. ebfields

Posts: 28; Member since: Apr 13, 2013

I'm beginning to think that it is no longer worth it to even read any more posts about HTC. Yet I still do it because I'm hoping that one day, maybe one day, HTC will get it right again :-(

14. medtxa

Posts: 1655; Member since: Jun 02, 2014

Not even HTC fan approve anymore.

16. detail0830

Posts: 5; Member since: Jun 24, 2015

hTC just goes totally wrong after Cher Wang headed to the position. She is a complete business person, not a smart phone lover. She does not care how good a smart phone she should make. She cares only and solely how much marketing she should do to a smart phone. A sparrow is a sparrow. It would never turn into a phoenix even if how eloquently a person speaks. Holding huge media events worldwide? Sorry, it's just a deceptive and disgusting activity for me.

17. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

HTC is back and in form it seems! Lol

18. jesus_sheep

Posts: 279; Member since: Apr 18, 2015

It doesn't even have the stereo speakers what a bummer!

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