Nowadays, a majority of smartphone manufacturers are trying to make devices that boast screen sizes of 5-inch or more. In short, they are making sure that their devices’ screens grow bigger and bigger with every new model.
The latest entrant in the plus-sized smartphone arena is the Taiwanese manufacturer with its alleged phablet known as HTC One Max. In the past few days, the device has seen its fair share of rumors, but there were few unknown details regarding the specifications of the larger One flagship. Now, a new rumor has emerged from Chinese shores that gives us a bit more detail about its specifications.
According to sources listed below, the handheld is expected to feature a quad-core Snapdragon 800 chipset with a clock speed of 2.3GHz, 2GB RAM, a 5.9-inch Super LCD3 display with 1080p resolution, 3,200 or 3,300 mAh battery and runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean on top of it. The device will bring a 2.1-megapixel front shooter and an UltraPixel rear camera with unknown capabilities. On the storage side, the device will bring 16GB internal memory with a microSD card slot.
In terms of connectivity, the device is expected to feature TD-LTE connectivity that works with Chinese networks as well as a 4G LTE international variant. There is also a possibility of a fingerprint scanner on the back of the device.
There are no details about the pricing of the device but it is expected to see the daylight in September — expected to be near IFA 2013 in Berlin. Stay tuned to GadgeTell for more information about the alleged HTC One Max and its availability.