HTC: One A9 design coming to One M and Desire series

Peter, 22 October, 2015

Like the HTC One A9 design? Good, because you're about to see a lot more of it. "Starting with the One A9, our design language will enter a different and fashionable phase," says Jack Tong, president of HTC North Asia.

Both the One M series (the flagships) and the Desire series (which covers anything from entry-level to upper mid-range) will adopt the sleek look of the A9, which is an evolution of the HTC One design.

Mr. Tong didn’t say anything on the topic of material though. Much of A9's cool factor comes from the aluminum unibody and the One M series will almost certainly stick with metal. We're curious to see what will happen to the top dogs in the Desire lineup though.

The fate of other design elements like the 2.5D glass over the AMOLED screen is unclear as well. We do hope HTC makes stereo speakers work with this new design though.

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Reader comments

  • AnonD-268646
  • 29 Oct 2015
  • TSR

Actually the A9 design is an improvement over the M7 design. Why would they do such revenge and copied the company who copied them while they can improve their own design? Okay the A9 key features : 1. Metal components - HTC use this since 2011 ...

  • AnonD-72449
  • 27 Oct 2015
  • s1S

I know what you're saying trust me, i still own an HTC M7... The only resemblance i see is the white antenna lines.. Everything else screams IPhone 6/6s. HTC was one of the first to use a uni-body design that's true.. But what they're doing here is o...

  • AnonD-369311
  • 24 Oct 2015
  • JxA

I probably owned several HTC s before you've ever heard about them Cookie.

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