The much talked about HTC One Google Play Edition marries the Taiwanese flagship’s top notch design and hardware with stock Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The smartphone is currently on sale at the Google Play Store in the United States for $599, unlocked and contract-free.
As far as looks and hardware go, the HTC One Google Play Edition is no different than its Sense-d sibling. Android purists will get quad-core Snapdragon 600 SoC, 4.7″ 1080p display, 4MP camera with 1/3” sensor and 2µm pixels, and 2300mAh battery.
HTC One Google Play Edition live photos
The stock Android HTC One ships with 32GB of on-board memory. Silver is the only color available for the time being. The Google Play Edition of the HTC flagship can work on both AT&T and T-Mobile’s LTE networks.
Stock Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean out of the box is undoubtedly the most notable feature of the HTC One Google Play Edition. You can see the device in action in the unboxing video below.
We are already hard at work on the full review of the HTC One Google Play Edition, so stay tuned!