HTC One SV announced, sports LTE, 4.3-inch Super LCD-2 display

HTC recently unveiled the latest smartphone from the One series, the HTC One SV. This smartphone combines the 4G LTE, a camera and  runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with the HTC Sense 4 UI on top.

“The HTC One SV heralds the next generation of smartphone performance and lightning fast mobile internet,” said Peter Chou, CEO of HTC Corporation. “We’re delighted to help fuel the spread of 4G LTE networks worldwide with models that enable our customers to enjoy web browsing, movie streaming and Internet radio more quickly and more smoothly than ever before.”  

HTC One SV announced

HTC One SV announced


HTC claims that the One SV features a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 dual-core processor and 8GB of internal storage. The smartphone comes with cloud storage capabilities, such as integration with Dropbox and SkyDrive, and also supports microSD cards up to 32GB. The One SV features an NFC chip, which can be used with Android Beam to share content with another NFC-enabled device with just a tap.

Here is a quick look at the highlighted features of the HTC One SV

  • 1.2GHz dual-core S4 processor
  • LTE, 3G, GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi, NFC
  • Bluetooth
  • 5MP rear camera with 1080p video recording capabilities, 1.6MP front facing camera
  • 8GB internal storage expandable using a microSD card slot

The HTC One SV’s 5 megapixel, f/2.0 Back Side Illuminated main camera with Panorama and 1080p HD Video Recording is complemented by a 1.6 megapixel front facing camera, which also features backside illumination, and an f/2.2 lens. HTC claims that the One SV's camera advanced functions such as one-press Continuous Shooting and VideoPic, combined with advanced low-light performance for shots in low-light conditions.

The company claims that exclusively available on HTC smartphones, Beats Audio offers studio-quality sound for music, gameplay and video playback. The bundled HTC Sync Manager also makes syncing and managing music easy. 

The One SV features a 4.3-inch super LCD-2 touch screen and the company states that the handset features an elegant design. Commenting on the body of the handset, HTC claims its polycarbonate body is solid yet soft to the touch and is set off by matching silver or metallic rim belts, and colour coordinated mesh for a premium finish.

Currently, there is no word on the pricing or availability of the One SV in India.

HTC yesterday unveiled the HTC Butterfly, which boasts of a 5-inch 1080p display. The HTC Butterfly, minus the J, is identical in specifications to its US and Japanese counterparts, which means that the 5-inch, Super LCD-3 screen with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is featured on this handset as well. The smartphone comes equipped with a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro SoC running at 1.5GHz and has 2GB of RAM. The Butterfly runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with HTC's Sense UI on top. The handset features a 2020 mAh li-polymer battery that should keep the handset running for quite some time.

Published Date: Dec 12, 2012 20:06 PM | Updated Date: Dec 12, 2012 20:06 PM