HTC might introduce a cheaper plastic variant of the One M9+. The HTC One M9+ plastic variant has been found to be listed on TENAA.
The recently launched HTC One M9+ in India might also have plastic variant. It has been listed on TENAA as HTC M9ew.
HTC One M9ew (One M9+ plastic) Specifications
The HTC One M9ew will feature a 5.2-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It is powered by a 2.2 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio (MT6795T) 64-bit processor along with PowerVR G6200 GPU. It comes with 3 GB of RAM and has 32 GB of internal memory which cannot be expanded via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS with the latest Sense 7 UI on top of it. There is a fingerprint sensor below the display which helps in secure locks and payments.
One the camera front, the HTC One M9+ plastic rocks a 20 megapixel with dual LED flash like the flagship One M9. It comes with a ultrapixel front-facing camera for better low-light images (selfies) and video calling.
There is no information about whether the smartphone is meant for the global market or Chinese market only. However, we expect an official announcement very soon since the device has passed certification.