HTC One Mini Revealed (Update)
Update on 29/8/2013: The HTC One mini will be available in Glacial Silver at the end of September, followed by Stealth Black at a later date. It is priced at S$688 without line contract. You can purchase it from all three telcos and selected authorized resellers.
Originally reported on 19/7/2013
A compact version of the HTC One, the latest addition to the HTC family includes HTC proprietary technologies including BlinkFeed, UltraPixel Camera, as well as BoomSound. Armed with a 1.4GHz dual-core processor, the smartphone comes equipped with a 4.3-inch HD 720p display, and runs the latest version of the Android platform (Jelly Bean) along with HTC Sense.
Revolutionizing the smartphone audio experience with HTC BoomSound's dual frontal stereo speakers, the HTC One Mini powers on dedicated amplifiers to deliver less distortion and finer detail, while the integration of Beats Audio guarantees the best listening experience available on a mobile phone.
Transforming the home screen into a single live stream of relevant information, HTC BlinkFeed delivers social updates, news updates and photos directly to the place you need them most. Aggregating the freshest content, with more than 10,000 feeds served up daily from the most relevant and interesting sources, all the information you need is available at a glance, without the need to jump between multiple applications and websites.
Capturing 300% more light than traditional smartphone camera sensors, HTC's UltraPixel camera captures photos in incredible detail and enhanced dynamic range, even in low light. HTC Zoe also brings special moments to life in three-second videos, enabling a range of advanced editing capabilities and creative flexibility.
Watch your photos in a living, breathing gallery with 30-second shows, created automatically by Video Highlights - simply select your own soundtrack from one of the pre-loaded themes or from your personal music library, before sharing your videos online for everyone to enjoy.
Key specs at a glance:-
- CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 1.4GHz Dual-core
- OS: Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, HTC Sense 5 UI
- Display: 4.3-inch, 1,280 x 720, S-LCD3
- Memory: 1GB DDR2 RAM
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- Camera: Rear - 4 Megapixels, BSI, f/2.0, 1/3-inch sensor size / Front-facing - 1.6 Megapixels, BSI (Video capture: 1080p, 30 fps (back); 720p (front))
- Battery: 1,800mAh Li-Polymer (non-removable)
Available in Glacial Silver or Stealth Black, the HTC One Mini will be available in select markets from August, and is set to roll out globally starting September.