With today's announcement of the A9, there's a new member joining the HTC One family. The HTC One A9 isn't a performance powerhouse like the M9, but it is a tempting prospect for buyers looking at a smartphone purchase around the $400 mark. To see how the A9 measures up against the three previous HTC Ones — the M7, M8 and M9 — check out our comparison table below.

Category HTC One A9 HTC One M9 HTC One M8 HTC One M7
Operating System Android 6.0 Android 5.1 (with update) Android 5.0 (with update) Android 5.0 (with update)
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 617
4x1.5GHz + 4x1.2GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810
4x2GHz + 4x1.5GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600
RAM 3GB/2GB depending on market 3GB 2GB 2GB
Display 5-inch 1080p AMOLED 5-inch 1080p LCD 5-inch 1080p LCD 4.7-inch 1080p LCD
Rear Camera 13MP + OIS, f/2.0 lens 20MP, f/2.0 lens 4MP Ultrapixel, f/2.0 lens 4MP Ultrapixel + OIS, f/2.0 lens
Front Camera 4MP Ultrapixel 4MP Ultrapixel 5MP 2.1MP
Storage 16GB/32GB + SD depending on market 32GB + SD 16GB/32GB + SD 32/64GB
Qualcomm QuickCharge 2.0 at launch, 3.0 with software update 2.0 2.0 1.0
Battery 2,150mAh 2,840mAh 2,600mAh 2,300mAh
SIM nanoSIM nanoSIM nanoSIM microSIM
Audio HTC BoomSound (headphones only) HTC BoomSound (headphones + front speakers) HTC BoomSound (headphones + front speakers) Beats Audio (headphones + front speakers)
IR Blaster No Yes Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes Yes Yes

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