HTC One A9 listed online, priced at $690 USD; two sources confirm Android 6.0 is pre-installed (UPDATE)

With the HTC One A9 less than a week away from being unveiled, the device was put through the GFXBench benchmark test which gives us some idea about the phone's specs. One thing that we have learned, is that based on the GFXBench data, the rumors about Android 6.0 being installed on the device out of the box are true...
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75. aegislash

Posts: 1475; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

So it's priced like a high end device, but with sub-par specs? I'm so embarrassed for HTC. I absolutely loved my M8 GPE. Quite possibly the best phone I have ever owned. What the heck happened.....

78. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

To me HTC is a huge waste this year. I don't like the handsets they produced.

80. Fire5

Posts: 315; Member since: Feb 13, 2015

Definitely in the last quarter are mass layoffs by HTC, expensive smartphone with silly ideas that Devils 0 features are thinking about htc world.


Posts: 334; Member since: Mar 24, 2015

Comments on PA articles about HTC phones are the best!

89. Talhamid

Posts: 61; Member since: Jun 13, 2009

Lol. Cute. Moral police doesn't bat an eye when Apple peddled an equally hideous phone with even worse specs and charged more than seven Benjamin for it,instead awarding it best phone etc. It's tech sites shameless worship of Apple iPhone which doesn't provide beauty,innovation or value for money that results in such clones. Htc made the best UI,the best design, the best sound,the best handling and feeling device, and also overcame heating issues of sd 810 in case of htc one m9, yet phone arena and others never fail to mention it as a failure at least once a day. And here they feel justified in passing verdicts twithout he thing even being confirmed.

90. roldefol

Posts: 4744; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

That's problem though. Apple already offered this design a year ago and charged that price. But they didn't saddle it with an underpowered GPU and it was clearly an iPhone. And... Apple is not HTC. Apple can get away with charging whatever the hell they want, because people want their phones. HTC needs to be unique or they'll get lost in the shuffle again.

92. hanabi

Posts: 177; Member since: Oct 08, 2015

Who's gunna exit first the market? 1)HTC 2)SONY 3)Blackberry

93. shimanto1123

Posts: 105; Member since: Nov 20, 2014

Snapdragon 615 phone at $690? AWESOME!

95. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

I support this move. If you can't beat them, join them. If this actually works and it sells like crazy it would be hilarious. I would be laughing for like a week straight. Lol

97. zeeBomb

Posts: 2318; Member since: Aug 14, 2014

More like: "If you can't beat them, Lenovo can buy them''.

98. johanbiff

Posts: 415; Member since: Mar 31, 2015

690 for a low spec phone?! I was really hoping for htc to come back with a smash but this?...a smash in the WRONG direction...


Posts: 167; Member since: Feb 06, 2015

would give it a try if comes with Snapdragon 620.

101. HtPsycho

Posts: 27; Member since: Aug 14, 2015

I don't know what I'm gonna buy after my m8 dies...

104. 0kax0el0

Posts: 238; Member since: Nov 15, 2012

¿Que pasó HTC? Solías ser chevere.
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