HTC One M8

HTC yesterday launched its next flagship device HTC One M8. Along with HTC One M8, HTC also introduced two variants of One M8. HTC launched Developer Edition and Google Play Edition of HTC One M8.

HTC One M8 Google Play Edition(GPE) comes with pure Android experience. Consumer Version comes with various pre-insatlled apps and other customized features from HTC. HTC One M8 Consumer edition also comes with a layer of HTC Sense 6, but GPE will have stock Android experience. Users who likes Pure Android experience and want to use HTC One M8 can buy this device from Google Play Store starting today. However, GPE costs $50 more than normal version.

HTC One M8 Developer Edition is special edition of HTC One M8. In The Developer edition the bootloader will be unlocked. Unloacked bootloader means users can root the device easily and also install custom ROMs. Those people who like to customize their device can opt for Developer edition of HTC One M8. Developer Edition costs similar to normal version.

Specification wise, HTC One M8, HTC One M8 GPE, HTC One M8 Developer edition have same set of specifications.


HTC One M8 Features a 5 inch FHD AMOLED Display. It runs on 2.3 GHz Snapdragron 801 Processor with 2GB of RAM. For the Graphics it has Adreno 330 GPU chipset. HTC One M8 have 4 Ultra Pixel rear camera, it has dual camera setup on its back. It also has 5 Mega Pixel front camera.

HTC One M8 is packed with 2,600mAh Battery. There are two memory options 16GB and 32GB, HTC has also added MicroSD card support by which memory can be expanded upto 128GB.

HTC One M8 has other Connectivity options like Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi, NFC, LTE. HTC One M8 also supports Indian LTE Band. Indian users can use indian carriers LTE Network on HTC One M8.

HTC One M8 runs on Androi Kitkat 4.4.2 with a layer of 6th Sense (HTC Sense 6.0).

Key specifications

  • 5- inch FHD screen
  • 2.3 GHz Snapdragon 801
  • 2GB RAM
  • Adreno 330GPU
  • 4 Ultra pixel duo rear camera
  • 5 megapixel front camera
  • 2,600 mAh battery
  • 16 GB, 32 GB Internal memory options, can be expanded up to 128GB
  • HTC Sense 6.0
  • Android Kitkat 4.4.2
  • NFC And LTE


  • HTC One M8 Google play Edition costs $699
  • HTC One M8 Developer Edition costs    $649

HTC has once again made the greatest Android device ever. HTC One M8 design and specification are really great. One of the plus point of HTC One M8 is its great metallic design which gives premium feel to device.

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FeaturesHTC One M8
Display5-inch 1080p AMOLED display with 441ppi
Display ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3
Processor2.3 GHZ quad-core Snapdragon 801 Processor
GPUAdreno 330 GPU
Camera4 Ultrapixel Dual rear camera, 5 Megapixel front camera
Internal Memory16GB and 32GB Internal Memory options, Expandable upto 128 GB using MicroSD Card
Connectivity3G HSDPA, 4G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC, Infrared port, microUSB 2.0
Dimensions146.4 x 70.6 x 9.4 mm, weight: 160gm
SoftwareAndroid Kitkat 4.4.2 with a layer of HTC Sense 6