After several weeks of rumors, have just been announced the details of the new smartphone from HTC, the HTC One Max: a giant of 5.9 inches with the same processor and camera of the One, but with the novelty of a fingerprint reader, which is similar to that of the iPhone 5S.
This is the first team with the that HTC is engaged in the field of the phablets, half smartphones, half tablets, in an attempt to get out of its precarious financial situation. After the HTC One, one of the best Android mobile 2013, and its Mini version, now comes the Max.
The One Max retains the same spectacular design of the One in aluminum, but greater in size. The screen is 5.9 inches (compared to the 4.7 of the One) and measures 164.5 x 82.5 x 10.29 mm (compared with the 137.4 x 68.3 x 9.3 mm of the HTC One). To be bigger, it is also more heavy (217 grams compared to 143 grams of One). The battery also improves, of 3,300 mAh compared to the 2,300 mAh of One.
Relative to the screen, both have the same resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels), while the greater size of the One Max makes the pixel density is less than: 373 dpi vs the 468 dpi of the One. The camera of 4 megapixels and UltraPixel technology and Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 600 1.7GHz are unchanged from the One.
What if you change is the inclusion of a fingerprint reader on the rear of the mobile, just below the camera module. By simply swiping your finger identifies you and allows you to unlock your mobile phone. In addition, the One Max also includes microSD slot, a great novelty compared to the One and the One Mini that does not bring. Will come in two models, 16GB and 32GB. For the moment the details on exact price and availability are not confirmed.
The One Max will come with the option of a sheath of about 100 euros/dollars with battery of 1200mAh situations including for ’emergency’.