Carphone and EE open pre-orders for the HTC One M9


Latest flagship smartphone from Taiwanese manufacturer to go on sale at the retailer and operator on March 31

Carphone Warehouse and EE have opened pre-orders for the HTC One M9 ahead of its release on March 31.

The new flagship smartphone from the Taiwanese manufacturer, which was unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on March 1, is available in three colours: “gold on silver”, “gunmetal grey” and “gold on gold”, the last of which EE has the exclusive on.

The One M9 is available at Carphone for £59 upfront on a contract costing £39.50 per month with unlimited minutes, texts and 4GB of data on Vodafone. It is also free on a £43.50 a month contract with the same allowances.

Customers pre-ordering the device will also be given an exclusive free HTC Dot View Case. This is a rubber case that protects both sides of the device, with the front containing holes to allow images to be displayed, such as the time, date and missed calls.

At EE, the One M9 can be pre-ordered on 4GEE tariffs, starting from £31.99 a month. It is also available for £49.99 upfront on a £41.99 a month contract with 1,000 minutes, unlimited texts and 1GB of data for new customers. Existing customers who upgrade to the same plan able to receive unlimited calls, texts and 2GB of data.

The operator said it will also offer the HTC Dot View II as soon as it becomes available.