HTC One M9 wrappers go for grabs on Amazon, show a big camera lens opening

HTC One M9 wrappers go for grabs on Amazon, show a big camera lens opening
Rumors about the HTC One M9 "Hima" are reaching crescendo mode, with the handset claimed to sport a vastly improved camera on the back, as hinted by the huge camera opening in the recent leaks. Well, a few One M9 cases have appeared for preorder on Amazon, by the usual culprit Spigen, and they reconfirm the 20 MP camera lens shape and size.

According to Bloomberg, the phone will be powered by Qualcomm's newest Snapdragon 810 chipset. The One M9 will also eventually double down on HTC's considerable audio prowess, introducing Dolby Laboratories Inc.’s Dolby 5.1 audio technology. Allegedly, these goodies will all be managed by a brand spanking new Sense 7 UI with "improved location-based services," whatever that means. The MWC expo is a week away only, so not much left to wait until we see what HTC has in store for us this year. In the meantime, you can marvel at HTC One M9's cases here.

source: Amazon

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One M9
  • Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 20 MP / 4 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 810, Octa-core, 2000 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2840 mAh(21.7h 3G talk time)

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23 Comments

1. emadhtc

Posts: 4; Member since: Dec 17, 2014

wow nice phone i buy it and nothing else matters:)

2. TyrionLannister unregistered

LOL on that lock screen with TW camera shortcut and iOS battery indicator. The case makers should put some efffort and at least have a look at how sense looks.

10. MahmoudHamsharii

Posts: 70; Member since: Aug 28, 2013

Also sony's clock.

11. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

Maybe its the new sense? Have you ever thought about that?

18. fcjan

Posts: 8; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

well it looks the same on Galaxy S6 render.. so is Samsung also using Sense 7?

3. maherk

Posts: 6715; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Is it just me who see that the camera is protruding?? I hope we won't have another slim phone ruined by a stupid camera hump on the back

6. drunkenjay

Posts: 1647; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

looks protruding but then again we are forgetting that these are renders. plz...stop judging a book by its cover

12. Galen20K

Posts: 568; Member since: Dec 26, 2008

Well Everybody wanted a higher Megapixel camera, this is the Trade0ff. Nobody's happy either way it seems.

14. maherk

Posts: 6715; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Last time i checked, Sony managed to fit a 20.7MP sensor in a 7.3mm Z3.

23. Galen20K

Posts: 568; Member since: Dec 26, 2008

Last time I checked, Snark wasn't a good trait in human beings.

15. Lauticol

Posts: 404; Member since: Jun 25, 2011

It's not protuding. The silver thing you see, is the back of the phone. The image of the case used just pasted over the phone one and it looks like they didn't align it properly

20. acontrasto

Posts: 1; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

Definitely protruding in these renders. Additionally, all of the leaked images of the "prototypes" seem to have a slightly protruding camera module, although in those photos, it has a black rim vs. the silver rim in these renders. I'm starting to get a terrible feeling about this. I hate protruding cameras too. What's worse is that I think the S6 will also have the same problem. What's making these companies think this is desireable?

4. limporgyuk

Posts: 353; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

Just typed spigen M9 into amazon. There are loads of slim and transparecases

7. limporgyuk

Posts: 353; Member since: Nov 06, 2013

5. JITHISH

Posts: 13; Member since: Feb 07, 2015

In the case it looks similar to gs6

8. cGmC11

Posts: 152; Member since: Apr 02, 2012

More front details here also from a casemaker on Amazon case maker reveals #HTCOneM9 on Amazon?http://t.co/oUKVUG6vNT

9. Jamoga

Posts: 187; Member since: Dec 17, 2014

can march 1st come any sooner :(

13. karamelakimo

Posts: 109; Member since: May 26, 2014

Nice looking phone an case Perfect :)

16. Imaxxacre

Posts: 75; Member since: Aug 23, 2009

Judging by the front of this phone, it appears to pay a bit of homage to the phones of HTC's glory days, like the Evo 4G line.

17. tiara6918

Posts: 2263; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

The front looks absolutely hideous. This is what happens when haters comment about the bezel

19. Nath4N

Posts: 29; Member since: Apr 19, 2014

why would you hide such a beautiful phone in a case?

21. GeekMovement unregistered

Beautiful, so excited for March.

22. doivee

Posts: 9; Member since: Feb 04, 2015

Why would anyone put a case on a phone. Especially the beautiful HTC. I've never had a slippery issue with my m8. hope the Dolby digital sound happens! camera better be on point too. Just because they changed it doesn't mean it's good. So sick of the rumor mill, can't wait until the real deal

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