If you have been waiting for the arrival of the HTC One handset and plan on getting one on contract, note that HTC’s flagship device is exclusive to Globe Telecom in the Philippines. The telco sealed the deal to be the exclusive Philippine carrier of the new HTC One. The phone is considered one of the best Android devices in the market and competes against other popular premium phones like the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Sony Xperia Z.
The HTC One is has a 4.7-inch Full HD 1080p 468ppi display and is powered by a 1.7 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 Processor paired with a 2GB RAM. It has a 32GB internal storage and features LTE and NFC connectivity. It has a 4-megapixel rear camera enhanced by UltraPixel technology. The HTC One offers software features like BlinkFeed, a live home screen with an all-new user interface, Zoe, bringing to life one’s photo gallery, and the BoomSound which improves the listening experience. The HTC One has dual frontal speakers powered by Beats Audio amplifiers that promise a bigger, sharper, richer and louder sound with less distortion and more detail.
Here are the main specs of the HTC One.
HTC One Specifications
- 4.7-inch 1080p full-HD display (468 dpi)
- 1.7 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 Processor
- 2GB RAM
- 32 (no microSD slot)
- 4-megapixel camera with f/2.0 lens
- 2.1 megapixel front camera
- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
- NFC, LTE
- 2,300mAh Li-polymer battery
- 143 grams
- Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
- HTC Sense 5 skin
- GPS and GLONASS
- IR Blaster
The HTC One from Globe Telecom is available in Stealth Black and Glacial Silver colors. It is available for as low as P1,699 monthly under Globe’s MySuperPlan 999 with a monthly cashout of P700 over a 24-month contract period. The postpaid bundle comes with unlimited LTE surfing and free calls and texts. Subscribers can also avail of the HTC One for free or with minimum cashout under the contract period of their preference. Aside from the 24-month lock-up period, contract periods of 6, 12, 18, and 30 months are now offered.