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HTC M8

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HTC M8 review: specs and price

HTC M8
HTC M8

Why is HTC M8 better than the average?

  • CPU speed
    4 x 2.3GHzvs6.47GHz
  • Pixel density
    441ppivs323.75ppi
  • Resolution
    1920 x 1080pxvs1168124.25px
  • Internal storage
    32GBvs29.5GB
  • Widest aperture
    f/2 & f/2vsf/2.0179025423728523
  • Width
    70.6mmvs71.34mm
  • Bluetooth version
    4vs3.92
  • Number of microphones
    2vs1.65

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Design

1.weight

160g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.thickness

9.4mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

70.6mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.Weather sealed
HTC M8

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

5.height

146.4mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

97.16cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

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Display

1.pixel density

441ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1920 x 1080px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC M8

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

5.every pixel has three subpixels
HTC M8

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.has an IPS screen
HTC M8

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

4 x 2.3GHz

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

2GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
HTC M8

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

4.internal storage

32GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
HTC M8

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

4MP & 4MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC M8

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

4.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

5.widest aperture

f/2 & f/2

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
HTC M8

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC M8

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a radio
HTC M8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

3.number of microphones

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HTC M8

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.has dedicated media keys
HTC M8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2600mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
HTC M8

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
HTC M8

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

4.Has an ultra power save mode
HTC M8

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

5.has a rechargeable battery
HTC M8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
HTC M8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

150MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
HTC M8

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
HTC M8

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
HTC M8

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.Has a fingerprint scanner
HTC M8

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

For example

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

6.Bluetooth version

4

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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Miscellaneous

1.floating-point performance

0.15TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81TFLOPS

2.pixel rate

3.6GPixel/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.

Best

OnePlus 2

7.2GPixel/s

3.memory bandwidth

12.8GB/s

A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.

Best

OnePlus 5T

29.8GB/s

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