HTC One A9 with 5 inch full HD display and fingerprint scanner launched in India for Rs. 29990

Days after launching the HTC One A9, the company has now officially released the handset in the market in time for the holiday season.


HTC has announced the launch of the HTC One A9 in India, which is the company’s first smartphone in the new HTC One A series and also the first to run the latest Android Marshmallow version. The handset has a refreshingly new design which the company claim is not copied from Apple. It also flaunts a full metal body which comes with the multi-directional fingerprint sensor integrated into the home button and 4G LTE support.

The HTC One A9 has a 5 inch AMOLED display with 2.5D glass, Gorilla Glass 4 protection and resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the octa core Snapdragon 617 processor and is available in two variants – one with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage and the other with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The HTC One A9 has a 13 MP rear facing auto focus camera with BSI sensor, OIS, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture and LED flash. There is also a front facing Ultrapixel camera. The device runs on the latest Android Marshmallow version with a 2150 mAh battery. The handset is available in Carbon Gray, Opal Silver, Topaz Gold and Deep Garnet colour options. The device is priced at Rs. 29990 and would be available exclusively on Snapdeal.

Speaking about the launch, Faisal Siddiqui, President, HTC South Asia, said, “Melding the best of HTC’s acclaimed design and innovation with the latest from Google’s Android, this is a stunning, no-compromise smartphone that stands out from the crowd. Built for people who want a better choice, the HTC One A9 is a smartphone that combines striking design on the outside with the newest features of Android 6.0 Marshmallow with HTC Sense on the inside to create an unrivaled smartphone experience.”

HTC One A9 specs:

  • 5.0 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.5 GHz octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 16 GB internal memory
  • 13 MP primary camera
  • Ultrapixel front facing camera
  • Android v6.0 Marshmallow
  • 2150 mAh battery