HTC One have landed a surprise hit Taiwanese. The smartphone is one of the best Android devices on the market. Samsung has led the way with the Galaxy S Mini, how to have success with the small version of a best seller. But can the HTC Mini as convincing as the original?
class=”crossheading”> First Impression
At first glance, there is no visible difference between the large and small one. Also the Mini One is machined from aluminum and feels very high-quality workmanship at. Nothing rattles or creaks. Only the plastic content in has become somewhat higher in proportion.
Thanks to the narrower waist, the device is in an even better hand than the large one. Since it has the same distinctive speakers, the device is proportional rather higher – similar to the iPhone 5
class=”crossheading”> Smaller and weaker, but hardly worse
The HTC One Mini is smaller than its big brother (4.7 inches) to be really small without a display diagonal of 4.3 inches. The display resolution is halved to 1280 x 720 pixels HTC. In a first test, however, no significant loss in image quality could be identified.
the memory is no longer at the One Mini 2 GB, but at 1GB. The tetranuclear processor has been replaced with a dual core. But again, no weakness could make. In normal operation, the unit runs extremely smoothly. However, HTC has donated the little ones only 16 GB of memory.
Photo: Sven Schirmer
|HTC One mini||HTC One|
|processor||1.4GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor S400||1.7 GHz quad-core Snapdragon Prozesspr 600||display||4.3 inch, 1280 x 720 pixels||4.7 inch, 1920 × 1080 pixels|
|Memory||1 GB||2 GB||data storage||16 GB||32 GB|
|Price||about 400 €||about 550 €|
class=”crossheading”> The success factors are still in it
Besides the striking, sophisticated design could accumulate points the HTC one with a variety of other attributes. These are also found in the Mini: It has the same Zoe camera with the innovative Ultra pixel technology, which makes images better than average in spite of modest four megapixels. It also has the booming speakers that produce the best sound on the smartphone market.
software side is the One Mini also fully equipped: It runs on the latest Android operating system 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean). In addition, the new “HTC Flashing Feed” is used – a home screen, converge on the tiled look in all news and let the user scroll through
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class=”crossheading”> price and availability
The HTC One Mini comes in August for around 400 euros on the market. First, only in silver, later also in black.
? BILD.de says: Even with the HTC One Mini is an attractive smartphone succeeded, which will be easily, if not find even higher in the upper middle class. For whom the HTC One interesting but is too big, now there’s a mini-version maybe the right device.
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