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HTC One launched in India for Rs. 42,990

09 April, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
HTC One launched in India for Rs. 42,990 - read the full textHTC has launched their latest Android flagship device, the HTC One, in India for ₹42,990, which is approximately $789, unlocked. The phone is expected to go on sale towards the end of this month. HTC has tied up with Reliance Communications to offer 1GB of free 3G data for three months to...

 

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> In reply to The Evil One @ 2013-04-09 17:39 from v$BA - click to reads4 is will be same like s3 same curve shape same buttons same interface i dont know wat people seen in samsungs phone as all samsungs phones looks same as it is garnd or it is s3 or its note 1 n note 2 all phones are same !!

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  • 2013-04-09 19:37
  • KA4N

> In reply to clousxen @ 2013-04-09 17:31 from tVvs - click to readmy dear friend if u know its ultrapixel camera which will be quite impressive than samsung's s4 camera !!

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  • 2013-04-09 19:32
  • KA4N

To add to my last comment, this handset is selling for $599 even on the HTC official website, still cheaper than that 42,990. I do not believe that everything can be blamed on "duty" and "market complexities." This is outrageous, and we users should do something about it.

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  • 2013-04-09 19:07
  • Qbx$

What the heck is wrong with the Indian cell phone market??

42,990 could be the current annual salary of a LOT of wage earners in the lower spectrum of the society, and someone will spend that on a frickin phone. Talk about income inequality. Who says India is "developing" or "poor." RIDICULOUS!!!!!!

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  • 2013-04-09 19:00
  • Qbx$

> In reply to b1acktiger @ 2013-04-09 12:05 from bChS - click to readRidiculous trolls again, Achieved not 40%, but 22% in synthetic benchmarks, if you want to troll about a product and bash it at least have evidence to prove it, the ONE isn't a soul winner anyhow, it achieves a 20% faster performance in benchmarks only against some synthetic benchmarks, which isn't a huge improvement.

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  • 2013-04-09 18:25
  • teu9

very expensive and tie up with all communication for selling in india

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  • 2013-04-09 18:04
  • uumv

Dont worry guys for all who thinks price is too high...within few months..they'll drop their prices as they will realize their decision is so wrong.At this point they should have offer the best price of their smartphone to the consumer coz already they have lost place in market..Its a tough competition htc..we have several options u know like sony xperia z and upcoming affordable galaxy s4 which is a hell alot better than urs poor one..again a big fail from HTC wen u'll learn your lessons.. :D

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  • 2013-04-09 17:39
  • v$BA

Singapore, from 13 Apr 2013. Officially...

https://www.facebook.com/htc.sg

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  • 2013-04-09 17:38
  • TRJG

fair pricing for such a high quality device .
Last year the SGS3 was launched at 43k and its price decline with time and so will its.

Please dont compare Xperia Z with this device . This is a way better device than Z (which is a very good too).
The best phone availabe right now PERIOD.
S4 will launch at 44900 rs.
So people who say this is overpriced STFU.
http://www.anandtech.com/show/...c-one-review read this .
This is probably the best device now ,i repeat .

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  • 2013-04-09 17:35
  • vIc2

$789 for HTC ONE with 4MP camera?????

Even the more advance device like Samsung Galaxy S4 is below $600.


Most probably HTC ONE might not sell well which has the similar fate like Butterfly.

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  • 2013-04-09 17:31
  • tVvs

too xpensive and waste of money..htc's market share are just falling there is no rise as well..

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  • 2013-04-09 17:12
  • XNtq

Any idea if they'll be releasing the 64b variant of the phone in India?

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  • 2013-04-09 17:10
  • 2@vq

Rs.42990??? HTC must be in a really jovial mood! 36k sounds more appropriate considering the market share of HTC n the fact that it's competing with the likes of Sony Xperia Z n the soon to arrive Samsung Galaxy S4..

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  • 2013-04-09 16:55
  • vbMc

here in russia - what is HTC? :p

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  • 2013-04-09 16:08
  • UNA6

and brazil? HTC is so stupid. no HTC phones are available in são paulo. biggest city in south america and one of the richest in the world. EPIC FAIL HTC!

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  • 2013-04-09 15:45
  • L4fH

expensive

but still cheaper than in Slovakia - slovak republic
is price for preorder HTC one 630 so its 823 USD - its ridiculous

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  • 2013-04-09 15:28
  • JyxX

HTC no doubt is a fine phone, but the battery life is too short considering the level of work the phone is expected to do. Secondly, i want to know the difference between the various HTC ones, by this i mean x,v, and the others.

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  • 2013-04-09 14:21
  • ftKb

43K for a mobile ? Are you kidding me ? Seriously you can buy a Bike or a car in EMI.
You can buy a HD tv , AC .
And more useful,the money you put in here will be enough for your college fee for an year.
In 1 month another phone will come out with some more new specs and the 43K will look cheap. best is to stay away.

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  • 2013-04-09 14:13
  • 2WHf

Is 42990 the MRP? If yes than it's too expensive i would buy it for around 35-36k.

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  • 2013-04-09 13:52
  • vbJw

Xperia Z is there for 35500,lumia 920- 36500, note 2- less than 38k...htc is again a fail..

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  • 2013-04-09 13:50
  • rJTC

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