HTC One ME officially announced as the world's first smartphone powered by MediaTek's Helio X10 processor

HTC One ME officially announced as the world's first smartphone powered by MediaTek's Helio X10 processor
HTC officially announced a new high-end Android Lollipop smartphone: the One ME, previously believed to be called One ME9. Unveiled in China, the One ME is the world's first handset to be powered by MediaTek's Helio X10 processor - a 64-bit, 2.2 GHz octa-core chipset that was announced earlier this year.

As previously reported, the One ME borrows design elements from both the One E9+ and One M9+, having a polycarbonate body that's strengthened with a metal frame. The new handset also offers a fingerprint sensor, BoomSound speakers with Dolby Surround sound, LTE, dual SIM support, and a 5.2-inch Quad HD (1440 x 2560 pixels) display.

On the back, the One ME has a single 20 MP camera with 4K video recording and dual LED flash, while on the front we can see a 4 MP UltraPixel camera. Other features include 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of internal memory, microSD card support, and a 2840 mAh battery.

HTC will launch the One ME in three color versions: meteor grey, gold sepia, and rose gold. The brand new smartphone will first be available in China and other Asian markets, for a price that hasn't been announced. We don't know when (or if) the HTC One ME will be released in other regions, but we assume we're going to find out more about this pretty soon.


source: HTC China (translated)

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One ME
  • Display 5.2" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 20 MP / 4 MP front
  • Processor MediaTek Helio X10, 2200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2840 mAh(13.5h 3G talk time)

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29 Comments

1. Basharhd99

Posts: 100; Member since: Jul 05, 2012

I hate that fingerprint sensor so much! It looks like a home button but then you see the onscreen buttons and it just looks like a mess. smh htc

8. Birds

Posts: 1172; Member since: Nov 21, 2011

Funnily enough, it is a home button. So disjointed, HTC....so disjointed... IDK why I still have faith. I guess I'm a stan...

14. Phonedingo

Posts: 399; Member since: Aug 16, 2014

MKBHD says the one on the m9 plus isn't a home button.

24. Ashoaib

Posts: 3271; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

that sensor is ironically exactly like a button without any function... by the way LeTv S1 is the first phone in the world with Mediatek Helio X10 chip. Htc is not a front runner in anything except high quality speakers

25. Birds

Posts: 1172; Member since: Nov 21, 2011

I saw some Indian guy review it, press the button and it took him back to home. Can I send links here?

17. waddup121 unregistered

HTC having a field day, no field YEAR with this!

18. mmmanuuu

Posts: 403; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

2840 m"E"h battery

2. gaming64 unregistered

I rather have Jony Ive's phone designs than this foul beast.

7. vergil9

Posts: 517; Member since: Apr 06, 2015

The One M9 concept renders were so much better

26. Niva.

Posts: 440; Member since: Jan 05, 2015

Biggest disappointment of the year when those concept renders turned out to be bunk.

3. UglyFrank

Posts: 2191; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

HTC really know how to kill a design that was already dead

4. diehardnokian

Posts: 147; Member since: Apr 27, 2014

fingerprint sensor on the rear looked better..like they did for the one max.

5. miguelmeza14

Posts: 61; Member since: Apr 20, 2013

They better come up with a new design language for next flagship because they have milked the sh*t out of the One series design.

6. shiftt

Posts: 333; Member since: May 03, 2015

Should have did the fingerprint scanner on the back. It's bad enough their design was dead but now they are just beating a dead body with a stick.

9. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

So this is better than the m9 it's self..

10. 3rdDegree

Posts: 218; Member since: Jul 13, 2013

HTC. The company that went from zero products with QHD displays, to one with the most in just a few months.

21. Wiencon

Posts: 2278; Member since: Aug 06, 2014

Also the company that worked so hard to make their devices look as best as they could, yet at some point they decided: enough of those great designs, lets turn our device into ugly tv remote

11. Robbiec4

Posts: 14; Member since: Sep 23, 2014

I wouldn't say that the design is dead. It's more of a slow evolution. The One M7 was more angular with the One M8/9 being more rounded and curvy. This seems more like a Desire 610 to me.

12. dimas

Posts: 3324; Member since: Jul 22, 2014

The specs are beast and should have been on m9. But onscreen and physical button? I just have to wait for the actual device and it's price before judging it. Good to see htc is coming up with something new.

13. Robbiec4

Posts: 14; Member since: Sep 23, 2014

It's not a physical button. It's just a finger scanner that also happens to function as a home button when your phone is in use. *shrug* HTC

15. Phonedingo

Posts: 399; Member since: Aug 16, 2014

On a side note, I like the design.

16. Darkerm

Posts: 322; Member since: Jan 31, 2012

Another day and another Galzxy.... oh wait, another HTC one.... lol

19. vazzzz

Posts: 64; Member since: May 09, 2014

I thought that LeTV was the first one with Helio X10. And I'm actually sure that that HTC ME can't qualify as the 'first one' at all

20. bankkung

Posts: 10; Member since: Jun 04, 2015

Wait? What is the processor on HTC One M9+ again? Isn't that Helio X10??

22. shimanto1123

Posts: 105; Member since: Nov 20, 2014

Hey look its the famous M8!! oh wait ... my mistake :(

28. keithtae

Posts: 564; Member since: Mar 25, 2015

M8 wans't even that famous at the first place

23. PorkyBurger

Posts: 585; Member since: May 18, 2013

Uhm, as the ONE line wasn't confusing enough... They don't even look that different apart from each other too. :'( Reminds me of Samsung.

27. Ashkan220

Posts: 7; Member since: Nov 20, 2014

finally The htc One m9 plus is the first world helio x10 phone or htc One ME????

29. NateAdam8

Posts: 435; Member since: Feb 17, 2012

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