HTC is yet to reveal the release date of its upcoming flagship smartphone dubbed as the HTC One (M9) but hype around it has gained momentum over the last few weeks. It is now being reported that the Taiwanese technology giant is also planning a powerful smartphone with much superior features than the HTC One (M8) that was released last year.
The Taiwanese smartphone makers are developing a "powerful supersized smartphone" referred to as the "HTC Hima Ace Plus" but it is not sure if it will bear the same name when it is launched sometime this year, according to a report by BGR (via 4G News).
Interestingly, it was earlier reported that HTC would launch two models of the HTC One (M9) – one with Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor and the other with 64-bit MediaTek processor.
According to exclusive report by Portuguese gadget blog 4G News, HTC's upcoming device will sport a 5.5-inch display with quad HD resolution screen, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, come packed with 32GB internal memory and 3GB RAM, 20MP camera, 3,000 mAh battery and fingerprint scanner.
It looks like the HTC One (M9) and the "HTC Hima Ace Plus" will have similar features except for their screen size if one is to by the reports. China-based HTC leaker @upleaks claimed in its tweet that the HTC One (M9) will sport a 5-inch Full HD display with 1920 x 1080 screen resolution, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, and run on Android 5.0 Lollipop. It is also expected to have a 2840mAh battery, 20.7MP main camera and 13MP or UltraPixel 4MP front snapper, HTC Sense 7, and 3GB RAM.
The HTC One (M9), which is reportedly codenamed "Hima", is expected to be unveiled at a special event in March and not at the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC 2015) as reported by several sections of the media.