HTC M8 Provides Power and Rich Graphics in an Elegant Design
The HTC M8 is the next generation version of the popular HTC One. Released in early 2014, this Android smartphone is similar in design to its predecessor but has a larger case with a 5-inch display, fast Snapdragon processor and a powerful depth of field sensor for the camera. The attractive aluminum body frames a stunning display. The HTC M8 has an upgraded camera, improved stereo speakers, enhanced gesture functionality and a refined interpretation of the HTC Software called Sense.
Users will notice the quick action of the HTC M8. It comes with a speedy Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 chipset and a Quad-core 2.3 GHz processor. The Graphics Processor Unit is an Adreno 330.
The HTC M8 is available in both 16 MB and 32 MB storage options. There is a microSD card slot which provides even more storage expansion. The Snapdragon processor includes 2GB of RAM memory. An external USB device can also be connected with a special cable. The unit can handle USB devices such as a flash drive up to 64GB.
The display is a super capacitive touchscreen with 16 million colors. It is 5 inches long with a screen-to-body ratio of just over 66 percent. The resolution is 1080 x 1920 pixels with 441 pixels per inch. The glass is Corning Gorilla Glass.
The camera on the HTC M8 has dual 4MP lenses with a capability of 2688 x 1520 pixels. It also comes with dual-tone flash and autofocus. Video recording formats include 1080p at 60 feet per second and 720p at 120 feet per second.
The company says that the nonremovable Li-Po 2600 battery has a talk time duration of just over 14 hours, a web browsing life of approximately 12 and half hours and a video playback life of slightly more than 10 hours. Users can look forward to getting a 60 percent charge level in only 30 minutes using Quick Charge 2.0. The battery cannot be removed.
In addition to fast performance and a rich display, the HTC M8 also delivers excellent sound through powerful stereo speakers. The HTC One was a popular model and the company faced a challenge to see if they could top it. They did a good job by raising their game with the HTC M8. It's beautiful design, robust performance and unique features make it an excellent choice for Android buyers.