HTC has officially launched HTC One Dual Sim+, the dual-SIM version of
its flagship smartphone, HTC One in the Indian market at a price point
of Rs. 53,590 with mobile carrier Tata Docomo.
The phone was
previously listed on ecommerce website Flipkart for Rs.
Interestingly, it's still available at a much lower price of 46,257 on the website. The launch was first
reported by FoneArena.
The HTC One Dual SIM+ supports both CDMA
and GSM/ 3G networks, and according to the company, it's the first
Android smartphone that supports UMTS/ HSPA/ 3G connectivity as well as
high speed data on CDMA via EVDO. The first SIM slot supports both 3G/
HSPA networks and CDMA/ EVDO networks while the second SIM slot supports
2G connectivity on GSM networks.
The rest of the specifications
are similar to that of the HTC One except that the HTC One Dual SIM+
comes with expandable storage supporting microSD cards of up to 64GB,
and comes with a removable back cover. The phone would be available in Glacial Silver and Stealth Black colour variants.
Just like its single-SIM
sibling, the phone 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. It runs Android Jelly Bean with a layer of HTC Sense
5 on top with features like BlinkFeed. Connectivity options include
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ ac/ b/ g/ n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC, Infrared, and
HTC One Dual SIM+ comes with the same UltraPixel camera
that drew mixed review in the HTC One and a front camera. Both front
and rear cameras come with full-HD video recording capabilities as well
as Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS). HTC One dual SIM packs in a
Mobiles launched in September 2013
HTC One Dual SIM+ technical specifications
- 4.7-inch full-HD display
- 1.7GHz quad-core processor
- 2GB RAM
- 32GB internal storage, expandable by another 64GB via microSD card
- Dual-SIM support - SIM 1: Up to HSPA (900/2100 MHz) and up to CDMA EVDO REV. B(800 MHz)
- SIM 2: EDGE (900/1800/1900 MHz)
- UltraPixel camera
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC, Infrared, Micro-USB
- 2,300mAh battery
- 137.4 x 68.2 x 9.3mm