HTC One (M8) launched in India for Rs. 49900

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HTC has launched the HTC One (M8) successor of last year’s HTC One (M7) in India. It was announced back in February and has a 5.0-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD display with Corning Gorilla glass protection, powered by a 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat) with the new HTC Sense 6.0 UI. It has Duo camera setup with a primary UltraPixel camera (1/3″ BSI sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 28mm lens, pixel size of 2.0 microns) and a secondary rear camera to capture depth information. It has dual LED flash that automatically selects the right tone and intensity based on the scene.

It has a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with 1080p video recording with HDR capability. The Duo camera brings new features such as UFocus that uses the depth information to easily change the focus of a photo, Foregrounder feature to apply fun and artistic filters to the background of an image and more.

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HTC One (M8) Specifications

  • 5.0-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD display with Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection
  • 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor with Adreno 330 GPU
  • Android 4.4 (KitKat) with HTC Sense 6.0
  • UltraPixel primary rear camera with dual LED Flash, BSI Sensor,F/2.0 aperture and 28 mm lens
  • Secondary rear camera to capture depth information
  • 5 MP front-facing camera
  • Full HD (1080p) video recording with HDR Video
  • 9.35 mm thick and weighs 160 grams
  • 3.5 mm headset jack, FM radio with RDS, HTC BoomSound
  • Dual front-facing stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers, HTC Sense Voice
  • Infrared remote control
  • nano SIM
  • 2 GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB
  • 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n (2.4 and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX codec, MHL, NFC and GPS with GLONASS
  • 2600 mAh battery

The HTC One (M8) comes in Gunmetal Gray, Glacial Silver and Amber Gold colors and is priced at Rs. 49,900 (MOP). It would be available across India starting from 7th May. Check out our HTC One M8 hands-on


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