HTC One (M8) – The company’s most rumored flagship is now Official. The phone boasts a 90% Metal uni-body simplistic design that gives out a Premium feel, just like its predecessor. Moreover, the repeated leaks and Rumor mill has kept the phone hyped in the Smartphone Market.
HTC One (M8) Release Date, Price
The phone was announced yesterday at an event held at New Delhi along side the simultaneous launch events held in New York and London. HTC has not released any Pricing details of the Smartphone but we expect the device to be priced up wards Rs. 45,000. The company is claiming to make the phone available in the third week of April 2014. Moreover, the phone will also utilize the 4G-LTE offering from Reliance and Airtel upon launch as well.
HTC One (M8) Specifications, Features
The phone Features a slightly larger 5-Inch Super LCD 3 Display with Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 Pixels at 441ppi Pixels Per Inch. The Screen has 16M Color Depth that brings out Vibrant Colors on the Screen.
This beast of a phone gets its processing juice from 2.5GHz Quad Core Krait 400 Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB Chipset in Asia Market. The USA and EMEA territories will have 2.3GHz Quad Core Processor. The Entertainment and Multimedia Factor doesn’t disappoint as the chip set comes with Adreno 330 GPU. There is 2GB of DDR3 RAM as well for Lag free multi-tasking and smooth running.
The new HTC One (M8) BoomSound Features include Stereo Loud Speakers, amplifiers and audio tuning. Its worth mentioning that the speakers are 20% larger that M7 (predecessor) along with improved Amplifier which produces up to 25% louder sounds. On the camera front comes a 5 Mega Pixel Front Facing Camera with Wide angle lens along with 4 Mega Pixel Dual Lens Camera on the back. Camera features include 1/3” sensor, 2µm pixel size with HDR, Video Stabilization, Face Smiler Detection, uFocus and Wide Screen Panorama Pics.
The phone will be available in two Storage options of 16GB and 32GB. The most asked out feature of MicroSD Card Slot for Storage Expansion has been included as well. The new HTC One (M8) will Run Android 4.4.2 Kit Kat OS out of the box along with HTC Sense V6.0 UI. The Battery Capacity has been improved to 2600 mAh, capable of providign up to 14 Hours of 2G Talk Time. The device has 2G, 3G and 4G-LTE Connectivity with all the major Options like Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot, DLNA, Bluetooth, MicroUSB, A-GPS, NFC, IR Port etc.