HTC One A9 (3GB RAM, 32GB)

price Rs. 22,999 onwards | launch Dec, 2015
magic score ?
51.6
average value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#10
of 34 phones in Rs. 20,000 - 25,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 14 expert reviews

What We Liked

  • Excellent build quality
  • Beautiful, premium design
  • Very good in-hand feel
  • Very good display
  • HTC's Sense UI has useful added features, and is one of the better skins overlaying Android
  • Very good speed/performance
  • Very good, fast camera - images are sharp and have good contrast levels
  • Excellent good audio quality
  • Good call quality
  • Decent battery life

What We Didn't

  • No major negatives

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 6.0, Upgradeable to 7.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 441 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • AMOLED
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 4)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall Effect Sensor
  • Magnetic Sensor
  • Sensor Hub
Fingerprint sensorYes
Processor/RAM
Processor1.5 GHz, Octa Core, Qualcomm MSM8952 Snapdragon 617
GPUAdreno 405
RAM3 GB
Memory
Internal Memory32 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 2 TB
Battery
Battery Capacity2150 mAh
Battery Standby (3G)432 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)16.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • HD Video Playback: up to 12 hrs
  • Audio Playback: up to 60 hrs
  • Internet use on WiFi: up to 9 hrs
Dimensions
Weight143 gm
Thickness7.26 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Sapphire Cover Lens
  • BSI Sensor
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • Auto or Pro mode to capture photo
  • RAW Capture
Secondary Camera4.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • HTC UltraPixel
  • F/2.0 Aperture
  • Full HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
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Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
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  • Fast Battery Charging (Quick Charge 2.0, 3.0 support)
  • Dolby Audio with Hi-Fi Audio
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
average brand rating
3.00/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys