HTC has officially released One M8 smart-phone in March, 2014 which can be purchased for EURO 561 or INR 46,000 (approx). The phone is powered by 4.4.2 KitKat android version and also comes with HTC Sense UI v6. The phone is 9.4 mm thin and weights 160 g (5.64 oz).
One M8 is having a 5” Multi-touch Super LCD3 capacitive touch screen with the resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and the pixel density of 441ppi (pixels per inch). It is a single SIM phone. It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It would be available in three colors i.e. Gunmetal Gray, Glacial Silver and Amber Gold.
HTC One M8 is equipped with Dual 4 megapixel camera with Auto focus and dual-LED (dual tone) flash that can record videos of 1920×1080 (1080p HD) resolution. The phone is having 5 megapixel front facing camera that can record videos of 1920×1080 (1080p HD) resolution. Camera also features 1/3” sensor size, 2µm pixel size, Automatic simultaneous video and Image recording, Geo-tagging, Face and Smile detection, HDR, Panorama and Video stabilization.
One M8 is geared up with Quad-core Qualcomm MSM8974AB Snapdragon 801 processor with the clock speed of 2.3 GHz in US and EMEA and with clock speed of 2.5 GHz in Asia and China. It comes with Adreno 330 graphics processor. It comes with the system memory of 2048 MB or 2 GB. The phone has only internal storage capacity of 16 GB/32 GB which can be expanded up to 128 GB with microSD card.
HTC One M8 is having 2600 mAh battery capacity with Stand-by time of up to 271 h (2G) and up to 496 h (3G). The Talk-time is up to up to 14 h (2G) and up to 20 h (3G).
Other features of HTC One M8 include Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB 2.0, Light Sensor, Proximity sensor, Turn-by-turn navigation, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Barometer, Voice commands, Voice recording, Voice dialing, NFC, DLNA, Miracast, MHL, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, Infrared, Wi-fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, GPS and GLONASS.
HTC One M8 will be up against LG Nexus 5, Samsung Galaxy Note 3, LG G2, Apple iPhone 5s and Samsung Galaxy S5.