HTC is about to have a live event in Seattle and HTC Americas president Jason Mackenzie will be hosting. The event starts at 9:00am PDT and the HTC official site has turn on its count down time to the event.
So,what will we get from the live event? Will we soon be able to get the official release of its new HTC One M9 Plus or HTC One E9 at the event? Perhaps we will also get the U.S. launch date and pricing for the HTC One M9.
Update: The Uh-oh webcast
HTC Americas president Jason Mackenzie didn’t show off an HTC One M9 Plus on the event. The Uh-oh webcast signed off without a new handset being introduced. He said that the Uh-oh protection announcement was big enough news for one day.
Jason Mackenzie also revealed during the event that the HTC One M9 will start to be available in the Americas on April 10th. He said that actual launch dates will be up to the individual carriers depending on when they receive their inventories of the handset.
HTC One M9 Plus or HTC One E9
The long rumored HTC One M9 Plus is expected to have a large 5.5 inch QHD display, MediaTek MT6795 chipset, 3 GB of RAM, dual camera kit, and a finger scanner.
What we called HTC One M9 Plus could possibly be called HTC One E9. According to Androidpit, HTC One E9 appeared on TENAA (China’s phone certification authority) which also confirms that it’s already being prepared for the Chinese market.
HTC One E9 Specs
HTC One M9 Plus or HTC One E9 is expected to have a large 5.5 inch QHD display (2,560 x 1,440 pixels) with almost same shape as the HTC One M9. The handset appears to have an all-plastic chassis and will be available in white, gold, metallic grey and brown.
HTC One M9 Plus or HTC One E9 is expected to run Android 5.0.2 Lollipop + HTC Sense 7 along with MediaTek MT6795, octa-core 2.0 GHz / Snapdragon 810, octa-core, 4 x 2.0 GHz + 4 x 1.5 GHz, 3 GB RAM.
The handset is also expected to have 32 GB internal storage+ microSD, 2,840 mAh battery, and is expected to be equpped with 20.7 MP rear camera as well as 4 MP UltraPixel front camera.
HTC One E9 price
No further information about the HTC One E9 price just yet. However, we can predict that HTC One E9/HTC One M9 Plus price will range at the same price with the iPhone 6 Plus.
HTC One E9 Manual
The manual of HTC One M9 Plus/ HTC One E9 will soon be available here for download when the handset official.