HTC One (M8) unveiled with 5″ Full HD display, Snapdragon 801 chipset
HTC has finally let the cat out. With a 5-inch 1080p display, the HTC One (M8) is made with a unibody of 90% metal and said to be 25% louder than last year’s One (M7).
The HTC One (M8) is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset with a Krait 400 CPU tuned at 2.3GHz or 2.5GHz depending on region. There’s an Adreno 330 graphics processor and a 2GB RAM.
The device, unlike it’s predecessor, will allow microSD cards even up to 128GB and the internal storage will come in either 16GB or 32GB options.
Running the device is Android operating system version 4.4 also known as KitKat. HTC’s Sense 6 UI takes care of the user experience.
Just like the rumors alleged, the phone is having a 4MP camera at the back at f/2.0 aperture. The camera is aided by a second camera placed directly on the top for 3D camera features. The 2014 HTC One has a third camera on the frontside for taking selfies which is of 5 megapixels.
HTC has placed the price of their new flagship smartphone at $649, and they also made a developer edition which costs the same price.
HTC One (M8) also has a Google Play edition which surprising costs more than the original phone at $699.
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