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HTC One M9 + / HTC One M9 Plus

alaTest has collected and analyzed 128 reviews of HTC One M9 + / HTC One M9 Plus. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Comments about the durability and camera are generally positive. The design and screen also get good reviews. The reliability and battery get less positive reviews, and there are some mixed views about the usability.

performance, screen, design, camera, durability

battery, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the HTC One M9 + / HTC One M9 Plus is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for HTC One M9 + / HTC One M9 Plus

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of HTC One M9 + / HTC One M9 Plus from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the performance and camera. The portability and screen are also appreciated.

design, screen, portability, camera, performance

94% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HTC One M9+ M9pw Plus Silver Gold Factory Unlocked GSM - International Version [No-Warranty]HTC One M9+ M9pw Plus Silver Gold Factory Unlocked GSM - International Version [No-Warranty]

May, 2018

Expert review by : Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

HTC One M9 Plus review: Plus and minus

 

The HTC One M9 was met with a muted response. HTC's efforts in refining design felt like a distraction and the new flagship felt like it was slightly adrift, facing completion from all sides. The HTC One M9+ is an improvement on the regular One M9 in a...

Great quality build, decent display, mature user interface with Sense 7 benefits, fingerprint scanner

Weak camera, average battery life, lacks fast charging, MediaTek graphics handling

The HTC One M9+ is an improvement on the regular One M9 in a number of areas. It runs cooler with barely any difference in the daily experience when it comes to performance. The battery life is similar or better, despite the boosted display, but the...

Sep, 2015

Expert review by : Marie Brewis (techadvisor.co.uk)

HTC One E9+ vs HTC One M9+ comparison

 

There are currently no technical specifications recorded for this product.

On the specs alone the HTC One M9+ is clearly the better phone in this comparison, and its higher price attests to that. We're drawn to the M9+ because it is the M9 we wanted to see unveiled at MWC, with a Quad HD screen and fingerprint scanner. But as...

Apr, 2015

Expert review by : Digit Mobile Phones (digit.in)

HTC One M9 plus

 

HTC One M9 plus Smartphone was launched in August 2015, comes with a 5.2-inch Super LCD Capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels at a pixel density of 565 pixels per inch. The screen is not protected by a Scratch Resistant display.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by : Rahul Sethi (techmagnifier.com)

HTC One M9 Plus- Past and Furious

 

HTC One M9+ offers an amazing experience Quad HD screen and dual front speakers; the phone manages to look, show and sound great but doesn't perform as well on gaming and camera front…

• Strong metal body ; • Amazing Dolby audio ; • Fast camera

• Lags in gaming ; • Heats up ; • Average camera quality ; • Low battery backup

HTC One M9+ comes out to be the best video watching phone in its category. It’s amazing audio experience, viewing experience on Quad HD screen and dual Wi-Fi streaming makes watching videos a leisurely experience. The phone compromises on ergonomics to...

Jun, 2015

Expert review by : Rahul Sethi (techmagnifier.com)

HTC One M9 Plus Review- Past and Furious

 

This year's HTC flagship needed a far more resilient spec sheet and components than this; it's just riding on its successful design of the past, mated to the furious boom sound and Quad HD display.

Strong metal body ; Amazing Dolby audio ; Fast camera

Lags in gaming ; Heats up ; Average camera quality ; Low battery backup

HTC One M9+ comes out to be the best video watching phone in its category. It’s amazing audio experience, viewing experience on Quad HD screen and dual Wi-Fi streaming makes watching videos a leisurely experience. The phone compromises on ergonomics to...

Jun, 2015

Expert review by : , Techradar (gizmodo.in)

HTC One M9 Plus review: Not what we expect from a flagship

 

HTC has been trying its best to become a mainstay in the high-end market alongside others like Samsung and Apple, but some way or the other things have never

Jun, 2015

Expert review by : Digit Mobile Phones Prasid Banerjee (digit.in)

HTC One M9 plus Review

 

The only thing the HTC One M9+ has over its competitors is its looks and build, which is not enough to shell out 50k for this device. If you're going to spend this kind of money for a flagship device, there's a better performer in the Galaxy S6.

Looks good ; Excellent build quality

Performance is not as good as competitors ; Battery is weak ; Sub-par camera

Jun, 2015

Expert review by (indianexpress.com)

HTC One M9+ 5-minute review: Still the most stylish Android phone

 
Jun, 2015

Expert review by : Nandagopal Rajan (indianexpress.com)

HTC One M9+ 2-day review: Great design, good camera, no major issues

 

The HTC One M9+ is made for the emerging markets like India. But how effective will the phone be? We live with it real time for two days.

May, 2015

Expert review by : Nandagopal Rajan (indianexpress.com)

HTC One M9+ Review with video: Great design, smooth performance

 

The design has to be the best thing about the HTC One M9+ which costs Rs 48, 362

May, 2015

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery Capacity:2840
Standby time (2G):598
Standby time (3G):262
Talk time (2G):23
Talk time (3G):13

Call management

Call divert:Y / Yes
Call hold:Y / Yes
Call timer:Y / Yes
Call waiting:Y / Yes
Caller ID:Y / Yes
Conference call:Y / Yes
Speakerphone:Y / Yes
Speed dialing:Y / Yes
Vibrating Alert:Y / Yes

Camera

Auto Focus:Y / Yes
Built-in Flash:Y / Yes
Flash type:LED
Front Camera:Y / Yes
Front camera type:Single camera
Geotagging:Y
Main camera resolution (numeric):20
Rear camera resolution (numeric):20
Rear camera type:Single camera
Second Camera: Yes
Self-timer:Y
Sensor Type:BSI
Video recording:Y / Yes
Video recording modes:1080p, 2160p
Zoom capability:Y / Yes

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y / Yes

Design

Colour of product:Grey / Silver
Curved Design: No
Fingerprint Reader:Y / Yes
Form factor:Bar

Display

Display diagonal:13.2
Display Resolution:1440 x 2560
Orientation sensor:Y / Yes
Screen shape:Flat
Second display:N
Touch technology:Multi-touch
Touchscreen:Y / Yes
Touchscreen Type:Capacitive

Ergonomics

Accelerometer:Y / Yes
Ambient light sensor:Y / Yes
Gyroscope:Y / Yes
Proximity sensor:Y / Yes

Memory

Internal RAM:3

Messaging

Chat:Y / Yes
E-mail:Y / Yes
Instant messaging (IM):Y / Yes
MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service):Y / Yes
Short Message Service (SMS):Y / Yes

Multimedia

Audio formats supported:AAC, AC3, AMR, EAC3, FLAC, M4A, MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA
Video compression formats:MP4
Video formats supported:3G2, 3GP, AVI, MKV, MP4, WMV

Navigation

Assisted GPS (A-GPS):Y / Yes
GLONASS:Y / Yes
GPS: Yes
GPS (satellite):Y / Yes
Position location:Y
Wi-Fi positioning:Y / Yes

Networking

2G bands (primary SIM):850,900,1800,1900
2G standards:EDGE, GPRS, GSM
3G:Y / Yes
3G bands supported:850,900,1900,2100
3G standards:UMTS
4G:Y / Yes
4G standard:LTE
4G standards:LTE
Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:4.1
Near Field Communication (NFC):Y / Yes
SIM card capability:Single SIM
SIM card type:NanoSIM
Tethering (modem-mode):Y / Yes
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11a, IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

Quick start guide:Y / Yes

Performance

Accelerometer: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Flight mode:Y / Yes
Gyroscope: Yes
Microphone mute:Y / Yes
Operating system installed:Android
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Events reminder, Notes, To-do list
Personalization:Icons, Menu, Shortcuts
Proximity sensor: Yes
Subscription type:No subscription
Support for contact groups:Y / Yes
Themes:Wallpapers
Video call: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
MHL version:2.0
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL):Y / Yes
USB connector type:MICRO-USB
USB port:Y / Yes
USB version:2.0

Processor

Processor Cores:8
Processor family:MEDIATEK
Processor frequency:2.2
Processor Model:MT6795

Software

Operating system installed:Android

Storage

Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash)
Internal RAM:3 / 3072
Internal storage capacity:32
RAM capacity:3
USB mass storage:Y / Yes

Subscription

Subscription type:No subscription

Technical Details

Google applications:Google Maps, Google Play, YouTube

Video

Video call: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9.61
Height :15.1 / 151
Weight:168
Width:7.2 / 72