Although no official launch date has been given for HTC’s new phablet, a Best Buy webpage suggests the HTC One Max will be available on Friday. It is priced at $249 with a two-year contract, and is available now for pre-order.

The device was officially announced a month ago, though we had a pretty good idea what to expect as long ago as July … 


The Max has the same 1.7GHz Snapdragon 600 chip as the phone on which it’s based, the HTC One, with a 5.9″ full HD1080p display, twin stereo speakers, 3300mAH battery, (optional) capacitive stylus and fingerprint scanner. Storage is 16GB or 32GB, with an SD card slot for expansion.

About the Author

Ben Lovejoy's favorite gear