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HTC One M8

67points

HTC One M9

HTC One M8
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HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9

HTC One M8
HTC One M9

Why is HTC One M8 better than HTC One M9?

  • 0.2mm thinner
    9.4mmvs9.6mm
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 9.09% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/2 & f/2vs2.2f
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has an ultra power save mode
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Has out-of-order execution
  • Has a barometer

Why is HTC One M9 better than HTC One M8?

  • 9.23% more battery power
    2840mAhvs2600mAh
  • 1.74x faster CPU speed
    8 x 2GHzvs4 x 2.3GHz
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    3GBvs2GB
  • 2.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    20MPvs4 & 4MP
  • 3g lighter
    157gvs160g
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Supports 4K resolution

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather sealed
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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

For example

Ulefone Armor 6

2.thickness

9.4mm

9.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.weight

160g

157g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.width

70.6mm

69.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

146.4mm

144.3mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

97.16cm³

96.14cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1920 x 1080px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

441ppi

441ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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

4.screen size

5"

5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

3

4

Best

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

6

6.every pixel has three subpixels
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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

2.GPU clock speed

578MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

650MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

933MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

1600MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.floating-point performance

0.15TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

0.38TFLOPS (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

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

Best

Lenovo A6600

0.81TFLOPS

5.DirectX version

9.3 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3)

11.2 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994)

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Asus Zenfone Max M2 (32GB / 3GB RAM)

12

6.Has integrated graphics
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

Cameras

1.megapixels

4MP & 4MP

20MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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.

3.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

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

4.front camera megapixels

5MP

4MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/2 & f/2

f/2.2

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

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

For example

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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

3.number of microphones

2

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 radio
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

2600mAh

2840mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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.

3.wireless charging
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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

For example

Umidigi One Max

4.has a removable battery
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

For example

Ulefone Armor 6

6.has a battery level indicator
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
HTC One M8
HTC One M9
2.Has offline voice recognition
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
HTC One M8
HTC One M9
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
HTC One M8
HTC One M9
5.Is free and open source
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
HTC One M8
HTC One M9

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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