HTC One has been announced in India and the Taiwanese giant has also revealed that how much Indian Rupees one will have to shell out to buy the new shiny Ultrapixel phone. Yes! If you are interested to own an HTC One, the company has given an official price tag of Rs 42,900 to the S4 heavyweight rival.
However, if, all of your excitement for HTC One has droned looking at the heavy price and you feel like the Taiwanese giant has crushed you dreams for a superphone upgrade, well here is some good news for you to soften the blow. With the launch of HTC One, the company has also announced a big price cut on two of its existing handsets in the Indian market - HTC One X and One X+.
Till now One X and One X+ smartphones were selling in India at a price of Rs 32,000 and Rs 38,550. However, according to the latest information, the flagship One series smartphones are available at attractive discount on various e-commerce sites.
The 16GB variant of One X, has received a price drop of around Rs 6,000 and is now available at Rs 25,990 at Saholic, on the other hand, 64GB variant of One X+ sold has received a massive slash of Rs 9,000 and is now available at Rs 29,500.
On the exterior, the One X+ looks quite similar to the One X with a change in the color scheme and Beats insignia. However, it has many internal changes as it is a revamped version of the handset. Being an upgraded version, One X+ has four major improvements including faster processor, increased internal storage capacity, bigger battery and 4G support.
Specwise, One X+ packs a 4.7 inch Super LCD 2 capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, quad core 1.7GHz Nvidia Tegra 3 AP37 processor, 8MP rear camera, 1.6MP front camera, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS, 64GB internal storage, 1GB RAM, 25GB free Dropbox storage for two years, NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and 2,100 mAh Li-Po battery delivering 6 hours of talk time.
On the other hand, HTC One - the Apple of the HTC fans' eye has received the Jelly Bean upgrade and further sports a 4.7 inch Super LCD 2 capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, quad core 1.5GHz Nvidia Tegra 3 chipset, 8MP rear camera, 1.3MP front camera for video calling, 16GB/32GB internal storage, 1GB RAM, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth, NFC and a 1,800 mAh Li-ion battery offering up to 8 hours backup.
Hence, let your opinions spill in the comments section below, are you going to outlay your hard earned money to buy HTC One, or will you go for a smart purchase and end up buying HTC One X or One X+?