HTC One (M8) for Windows

48 Reasons why HTC One (M8) for Windows is better

than the average

1.A tad more battery power
2600mAhvs 2392mAh (the average)
vs 6020mAh (best: Gionee M6 Plus)
2.Sizably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 2.3GHzvs 4.2 x 1.5GHz (the average)
vs 10 x 2.5GHz (best: LeEco Le 2 Pro)
3.Reasonably higher pixel density
441ppivs 317ppi (the average)
vs 806ppi (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
4.A bit bigger screen size
5"vs 5" (the average)
vs 7" (best: Samsung Galaxy J Max)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
5.A little more RAM memory
2GBvs 2GB (the average)
vs 6GB (best: ZTE Axon 7)
6.Significantly higher resolution
1,920x1,080pxvs 792x1326px (the average)
vs 3,840x2,160px (best: Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual)
7.Appreciably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
5MPvs 3MP (the average)
vs 16MP (best: Oppo R9 Plus)
8.Has branded damage resistant glass
Yesvs No (57% don't have it)
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
9.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (82% don't have it)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
10.Way more internal storage
32GBvs 22GB (the average)
vs 256GB (best: Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe (ZS570KL))
11.Sizably faster downloads
150MBits/svs 111MBits/s (the average)
vs 600MBits/s (best: Samsung Galaxy Note 7)
12.Is DLNA certified
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
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.
13.Has a dedicated camera button
Yesvs No (89% don't have it)
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
14.Has an IPS screen
Yesvs No (50% don't have it)
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.
15.Has NFC
Yesvs No (59% don't have it)
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
16.Has a dual-LED flash
Yesvs No (77% don't have it)
A dual-led flash has led lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
17.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Yesvs No (72% don't have it)
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.
18.Amply wider aperture at minimum focal length
2vs 2 (the average)
vs 1.7 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge 32GB)
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.
19.Much newer Bluetooth version
4vs 4 (the average)
vs 4.2 (best: Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (Exynos 8890 Octa))
20.Has an ultra power save mode
Yesvs No (98% don't have it)
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.
21.Substantially more microphone(s)
2vs 2 (the average)
vs 4 (best: Motorola Moto Z Force)
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
22.Has a BSI sensor
Yesvs No (65% don't have it)
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
23.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (75% don't have it)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
24.Reasonably smaller semiconductor size
28nmvs 30nm (the average)
vs 14nm (best: Apple iPhone 6s Plus 32GB)
A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
25.Has a video light
Yesvs No (78% don't have it)
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
26.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (76% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
27.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (67% don't have it)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
28.Supports slow motion video recording
Yesvs No (85% don't have it)
29.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (54% don't have it)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
30.Has manual ISO
Yesvs No (68% don't have it)
This allows to manually set the ISO level.
31.Distinctly faster uploads
50MBits/svs 34MBits/s (the average)
vs 150.8MBits/s (best: HTC One E9+ Dual SIM)
32.Has manual white balance
Yesvs No (60% don't have it)
With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
33.Has a dual lens camera
Yesvs No (98% don't have it)
A dual lens camera enables you to adjust the focus on your photos, for example you may want to sharpen the subject and soften the background. It also improves the camera's low light performance.
34.A tad higher memory bandwidth
12.8GB/svs 12.6GB/s (the average)
vs 29.8GB/s (best: LG G5 (H840))
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.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3
Yesvs No (the average)
Windows Phone 8.1
Yesvs No (the average)
HTC One (M8) for Windows
HTC One (M8) for Windows specs
HTC One (M8) for Windows features
HTC One (M8) for Windows pros and cons
HTC One (M8) for Windows advantages
HTC One (M8) for Windows disadvantages