Couple of days ago, we shared a news from China which suggests HTCis getting ready to announce the E9. E9 will be plastic variant of flagship M9. E9 will be successor model of last year One E8.
As being the polycarbonate shell variant E9 will have low price tag, HTC will pass these savings on to potential buyers. According to latest leaks One E9 will not have same hardware specs like its flagship equivalent.
Hardware specs details of E9 are leaked by Tenna (Chinese FCC). According to Tenna E9 will be featuring a 5.5-inch TFT display with a screen resolution of Quad HD1440 x 2660 pixels. On the other hand flagship One M9 is featuring a 5-inch display with a full HD 1080p screen resolution.
Device will be powered by anonymous Octa core processor with a clocking speed of 2.0 GHz. There are chances HTC might consider MediaTek MT6795 Octa core chipset to keep the cost price reduced. This Octa core processor will be working with 3GB of RAM. Native storage of device will be 32GB like flagship but users can expand upto 128GB via external microSD card.
As OS device will be running Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. E9 measurements will be 156.5 x 76.5 x 7.54 mm and weighs about 150 grams. Device will be available in three color variants including White, black and gold variant.
At the end most important question is when HTC will be announcing the HTC E9. So far we are blank but we can expect HTC will announce E9 after release of One M9. Do Share your thoughts below regarding the E9, We will keep you updated as soon as some more news regarding the matter hits our panel.