HTC One Max, 5.9-inch quad-core Android phablet launched for Rs. 56,490

htc-one-max-The One Max is the latest entrant to the large-screen smartphones market. Priced at 56,490, the smartphone features a 5.9-inch display, quad-core processor and Ultrapixel camera.

HTC has officially launched its One Max smartphone in India with MRP of Rs. 61,490 and MoP of Rs. 56,490. HTC is also offering two new accessories with the One Max – HTC Mini+ and HTC Fetch – which cost Rs. 7,799 and Rs. 2,399 respectively.

The company is offering 50GB of Google Drive storage for two years with the smartphone. Moreover, there’s a power flip cover available with the phone that provides an additional 1,200 mAh battery.

The HTC One Max runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with HTC Sense 5.5 and BlinkFeed. The smartphone/phablet is powered by a Snapdragon 600 chipset with a 1.7GHz quad-core Krait 300 CPU along with the Adreno 320 GPU and 2GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB of built-in storage, and memory card support for up to 64GB additional storage. The smartphone has the Ultrapixel camera and 2.1MP front-facing camera.

The smartphone also has the Fingerprint Scan feature that unlocks phone and launches favourite apps with a swipe.

In terms of connectivity, the HTC One Max supports 3G, GPS, Wi-Fi EEE 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, DLNA, HTC Connect and microUSB 2.0. The smartphone comes with a 3,300 mAh battery, which is rated to deliver talktime up to 25 hours.

The One Max is one of the priciest smartphones from HTC, and is expected to take on the likes of Sony Xperia Z Ultra, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and LG Optimus G Pro. We’ll soon come up with a detailed hands on and review of the One Max. Till then, stay tuned.