Quick look at new HTC One (M8)

Posted on March 26, 2014 

The HTC One (M8) is the company’s latest flagship device that will compete most likely for customers also considering Samsung's new Galaxy S5.

HTC revamped the One with a larger screen, improved software and additional camera features.

The new smartphone is now only available at Verizon for $199.99 with a new activation until April 10 when AT&T and Sprint will start selling the phone.

What's hot:
Promising 5-inch display
microSDXC support for up to 128GB of storage
Isis Mobile Wallet-ready
IR Blaster
The use of metal increases to 90 percent from 70 percent in the previous version.
5-megapixel front facing camera
High quality front facing speakers

What's not:
HTC’s Ultrapixel camera technology is not winning over reviewers

Specifications:
OS: Android KitKat(R) with HTC Sense(TM) 6
Display: 5-inch Super LCD3 1080P Display, 1,920 x 1,080; 441ppi
Camera: Rear Duo camera with UltraPixel & 5-megapixel front facing camera
Processor: 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
RAM: 2GB RAM
Memory: 16GB or 32GB internal Storage. Support for up to 128GB microSD card.
Battery: 2600mAh
Colors: Gray, silver, gold
Size: 146.36 x 70.6 x 9.35mm
Weight: 5.64 oz
Carriers: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon

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