HTC seems to have slashed the prices of its two premium smartphones, the HTC One dual-SIM and HTC One mini.
According to Ezyby.com, an online retailer, the HTC One dual-SIM is now available at Rs. 42,990 compared to it Rs. 53,590 launch price, while the HTC One mini is now available at Rs. 29,990, down from its previous price tag of Rs. 36,790.
The news was revealed via Ezyby.com's tweet that said, "Price drop on HTC One Dual and One mini new price 42990 and 29990". It is not clear whether the price cut is a part of a limited period holiday offering from the Taiwanese maker or not.
HTC launched the dual-SIM variant of its flagship smartphone, the One in September. The HTC One dual-SIM supports CDMA and GSM/ 3G networks as well as high speed data on CDMA via EVDO.
The rest of the specifications of the One dual-SIM are similar to that of the HTC One except that the HTC One dual-SIM comes with expandable storage (unlike the One) that supports microSD cards of up to 64GB, and also comes with a removable back cover.
Just like its single-SIM sibling, the HTC One dual-SIM is powered by a 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor, with 2GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage. The phone features a 4.7-inch screen with full-HD display and boasts a pixel density of 468PPI.
On the other hand, HTC launched the One mini in India for Rs. 36,790, a 'mini' variant of its flagship smartphone, the HTC One. It features the same design as that of its elder sibling, the HTC One and also features the BoomSound speakers, though they're smaller compared to the ones featured on the HTC One.
The HTC One mini sports a 4.3-inch S-LCD3 display with a resolution of 720x1280 pixels and pixel density of 341ppi. It is powered by a 1.4GHz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and has 1GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage but doesn't feature any external expansion options.