HTC One M9+ (2015) review

Android OS v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Mediatek Helio X10 MT6795T
PowerVR G6200
3 GB / 32 GB
5.2 inch (1440 x 2560 px)
20MP, 5376 x 3752 px, autofocus

HTC announced the launch of the One M9+ smartphone in 2015. The manufacturer is offering the HTC One M9+ phone with 5.2 inch display, Mediatek Helio X10 MT6795T chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The HTC One M9+ smartphone runs on the Android OS v5.0.2 (Lollipop) operating system. The front camera of One M9+ gives you the freedom to capture moments with yourself or your friends and family easily.

HTC One M9+ specifications

NameOne M9+
Release date2015


Weight5.93 oz
Dimensions5.94 x 2.83 x 0.38 inch
Colorsamber gold, gunmetal gray, silver gold
SIM typeNano SIM

The weight of the HTC One M9+ is 5.93 oz. It is still considered to be relatively lightweight and portable. The dimensions of this HTC smartphone are average (5.94 x 2.83 x 0.38 inch). For some people, larger smartphones are more comfortable to hold and easier to use, as they provide a larger display for watching videos, browsing the web, and using apps. A Nano SIM is a chipcard that is used in smartphones as a subscriber identity module (SIM). Nano SIM is the smallest SIM card size available and is currently the most widely used SIM card size in newer devices.


OS versionAndroid OS v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
SoCMediatek Helio X10 MT6795T
CPUOcta-core 2.2 GHz
GPUPowerVR G6200

The HTC One M9+ comes with Android OS v5.0.2 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS. Google regularly releases new versions of Android with new features, improvements, and security updates. The HTC One M9+ has Mediatek Helio X10 MT6795T chipset. The octa-core CPU is fast enough. This makes it ideal for running resource-intensive applications such as video editing, 3D rendering, and gaming.

The HTC One M9+ comes with PowerVR G6200 Graphics Processing Unit. The GPU is optimized for parallel processing and complex mathematical operations required for rendering and manipulating graphics. PowerVR GPUs are considered to be highly competitive with other leading mobile GPUs, such as ARM Mali and Adreno.


Display typeSuper LCD3
Screen size5.2 inch
Resolution1440 x 2560 px
Multitouch supportyes

The 5.2 inch display make this smartphone pocket-friendly. The display size represents the diagonal distance from one corner of the screen to the opposite corner. Text will be easier to read, and videos will be more immersive on a larger display. This smartphone is multitouch capable. Multitouch is a feature in smartphones that allows for the detection and tracking of multiple touch points on the screen simultaneously. It enables users to interact with the device using more than one finger or touch input at the same time.


Internal storage32 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

With 3 GB of RAM, a smartphone can run multiple apps simultaneously without experiencing any significant lag or slow performance. The amount of RAM needed for optimal performance depends on factors such as the operating system, the apps and services you use, and how you use your device. 32 GB of internal storage is generally considered to be the minimum amount of storage you would want in a smartphone. The One M9+ has 32 GB of internal storage. The internal storage of the One M9+ (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card. MicroSD cards are popular because they're small, lightweight, and easy to use.


Main camera20MP, 5376 x 3752 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED
Selfie camera4 MP

The autofocus is an important feature in this smartphone. Autofocus helps the camera to focus on a subject automatically, which ensures that the resulting photo or video is clear and sharp. One M9+ is equipped with a basic camera setup, and it does not have any advanced features. Basic camera setups are designed to fulfill the needs of users who prioritize affordability and basic photography requirements.


GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

The HTC One M9+ supports 4G/LTE networks. 4G networks are widely used around the world and have become the standard for mobile networks in many countries. The HTC One M9+ like all modern smartphones, is capable of connecting to Wi-Fi networks. Wi-Fi allows devices to connect to the network from anywhere within range of the wireless access point, making it easier to work or access the internet from different locations or on different devices.

The One M9+ supports the latest Bluetooth standards, which offers faster data transfer speeds, better range, and improved reliability compared to previous versions of Bluetooth. This phone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS (Global Positioning System) is a satellite-based navigation system that allows you to determine your location and get directions to your desired destination. The One M9+ has a built-in NFC chip, which allows it to support various NFC applications and services such as contactless payments, data transfer, and access control.

The One M9+ phone has built-in FM radio. During emergencies or natural disasters when cellular networks may be congested or disrupted, FM radio can provide a reliable source of information and emergency alerts. The One M9+ has a microUSB port. MicroUSB is a type of USB connector that was commonly used on older smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices. The One M9+ smartphone has a 3.5 mm headphone jack. A 3.5 mm headphone jack is a small round port, that allows you to connect wired headphones or earphones to the device.


TypeLi-Po 2840 mAh, non-removable

The Li-Po 2840 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The One M9+ does not have a removable battery. The battery is integrated into the phone's design and is not intended to be removed or replaced by the user.


Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, proximity
SpecialsHTC Sense

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The HTC One M9+ smartphone has an accelerometer. The presence of an accelerometer in smartphones enables a range of interactive and intuitive functionalities that enhance the user experience and enable innovative applications. The fingerprint reader is a biometric security feature found in One M9+ smartphones. When an object, such as your hand or face, comes close to the sensor of One M9+, it triggers a response that can be used for specific functions or features. The One M9+ phone comes with a compass sensor. A compass sensor is a device that provides accurate directions in relation to the earth's North and South magnetic poles.

The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the HTC One M9+, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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