New renders of the HTC One E9+ are leaked

New renders of the HTC One E9+ are leaked
It was just yesterday when we showed you Hi-Res images of the HTC E9+. Today, a series of new renders leaked showing the device in various poses. HTC is holding its "More than One" media event on April 8th and is expected to reveal a number of new models including the HTC One E9+. Like the other phones in the HTC E-series, the phone has a plastic body. But the E9+ also sports a gold metal frame which leaves a nice looking two-tone effect.

The specs of the HTC E9+ are also fetching. The phone comes with a 5.5-inch screen carrying a 1440 x 2560 QHD resolution. The octa-core MediaTek MT6795 CPU is under the hood with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of native storage inside. A 20.7MP camera adorns the back of the device, while on the front is the 4MP Ultrapixel camera that used to be found on the back of the HTC One (M7) and HTC One (M8). Android 5.0.2 is pre-installed with Sense 7 running on top. The HTC One E9+ is expected to be priced at the equivalent of $482 USD.

Among the new models that HTC could introduce on April 8th is the HTC One M9+, a premium version of the manufacturer's new flagship handset. We're looking for a 5.2-inch 1440 x 2560 screen with a Snapdragon 810 or MT6795 chip depending on the region. Most of the remaining specs match what you will find on the HTC E9+ except for the front-facing camera. Depending on where the phone is being offered, the camera on front might either be a 13MP snapper or the same 4MP Ultrapixel camera that will be found on the HTC One E9+.

Check out the leaked images of the HTC One E9+ by clicking on the slideshow below.


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source: Weibo via GizmoChina

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32 Comments

1. lalalaman

Posts: 638; Member since: Aug 19, 2013

the desig is no doubt sleek...i wish performance and camera are better than that of M9

15. joeboxer

Posts: 51; Member since: Feb 19, 2015

No, it looks hideous, not even close to matching other pha lets like the Galaxy note or nexus 6 and don't expect much out of the same processor and camera powering the m9. Beside, this is gonna be priced like a flagship without the premium build.

16. joeboxer

Posts: 51; Member since: Feb 19, 2015

And also, the battery would suck too, not even close to matching other flagships

22. g2a5b0e unregistered

I like the way you tell him no as if he stated a fact. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. You might not like it & he might. Those two things can coexist.

27. junaidahmed

Posts: 103; Member since: Sep 04, 2014

right? this is what m9 should have looked like

2. kozza3

Posts: 778; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

Wow not a bad phone at all

28. junaidahmed

Posts: 103; Member since: Sep 04, 2014

the price makes it amazing

3. Stagueve

Posts: 55; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

FYI, that's all but a leak. HTC One E9 and E9+ has been officially announced in China... nowhereelse.fr/htc-one-e9-plus-prix-date-sortie-fi​che-technique-105978

4. AppleJuice

Posts: 145; Member since: Sep 12, 2013

PA, you should post the renders of the M9+ that appeared on Twitter showing it in black/gold color scheme.

5. LifeSucks

Posts: 54; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

The same old design. *sigh* Why don't they try to reuse the One X design! Many people, including me, loved it and would like to see it again. Everybody doesn't want metal as HTC seems to believe.

6. AppleJuice

Posts: 145; Member since: Sep 12, 2013

From upleaks.

7. BLSEOTB

Posts: 334; Member since: Mar 24, 2015

Horrible camera placement.

23. g2a5b0e unregistered

Please explain your comment. Isn't the back, centered near the top where most phones have their main camera?

24. Af1rPA

Posts: 712; Member since: Jun 12, 2014

Its a big giant lens on the very top. They need to move that sucker down a few cm like in every other phone. Its like how you see people wearing baseball caps fully turned to the side, it looks stupid. That is this phone.

26. g2a5b0e unregistered

I don't see what difference it makes. It cracks me up how picky people are about the silliest of things. Moving the camera down a few centimeters would have zero affect on its performance.

30. keithtae

Posts: 564; Member since: Mar 25, 2015

Well, I believe it will be a problem when you're holding it horizontally taking pictures, especially if its a wide angel lens, it will be a hell to use the camera.

31. g2a5b0e unregistered

Looks like someone finally gave a practical reason why it may not be a good idea. It's a possibility. I guess we'll have to wait until the reviews, but I think your concerns may be unfounded.

8. maherk

Posts: 6939; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

There is no excus why HTC is insisting on not shrinking those gigantic bezels. Sony was one of the most criticized OEMs when it come to bezels, and look how far they came, th Z3 has a great screen to body ratio while offering stereo speakers and waterproofing, all while keeping the device sleek and slim.

9. frankg

Posts: 173; Member since: May 14, 2014

I agreed only on the first line. But Sony still has huge bezels on the top and bottom. Great body to screen ration....think again:http://08-08-08.com/2014/09/12/ultimate-screen-to-body-ratio-comparison-ifa-2014/ They only had the Sony Xperia ZL, which looked great, but the Z line has horribly big bezels.

13. maherk

Posts: 6939; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

70+% doesn't point out to horribly big bezels. And i didn't say the greatest, i said great screen to body ratio.

25. frankg

Posts: 173; Member since: May 14, 2014

70% is not great....It's oke.

10. fonelover

Posts: 255; Member since: Mar 19, 2015

E9+ is a lot better than M9+ because of ugly home button.

12. carlemillward unregistered

Is there an HTC E9?

17. Alan01

Posts: 623; Member since: Mar 21, 2012

19. Stagueve

Posts: 55; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

Hi Alan, Sorry but informations provided in that post are wrong... ;)

20. carlemillward unregistered

Thanks. Wow, they really competing now. Waiting for One 3 mini.

18. Stagueve

Posts: 55; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

Yes, follow the link available in my previous comment for more ;)

21. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

If the M9 is 9.4 mm, how fat is the plus going to be? 10.5mm Nokia brick style? Lol

29. PorkyBurger

Posts: 585; Member since: May 18, 2013

If back would be all matte and camera lens would be set more to bottom, instead of completely pushing it to the top, and if it wouldn't be so humongous~~ I would actually consider buying this phone. Otherwise, it looks ridiculous.

32. Twisted247

Posts: 282; Member since: Oct 12, 2012

I'd take this E9+ over the M9. Just like I would of taken the E8 over the m8. Better screen, comparable SoC and RAM. Beautiful design, same camera. But 2-3 hundred dollars cheaper.

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