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The all new HTC One (HTC M8) rumor round-up: camera, specs, release date and design pictures

0. phoneArena 24 Mar 2014, 02:31 posted on

The HTC One started a new era for HTC, but it has aged and it’s time for a new flagship - the HTC One 2, a phone that would build upon the legacy and improve…

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posted on 05 Dec 2013, 10:47 72

1. ChafedBanana (Posts: 386; Member since: 20 Sep 2011)


I'll take One too.

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 16:23 13

35. nexusdude (Posts: 151; Member since: 22 Aug 2013)


The funniest pun I've seen on this site and not a single like. What's wrong with people?

posted on 04 Feb 2014, 22:03 7

66. AndrewStow (Posts: 10; Member since: 04 Jun 2013)


Brilliant.

posted on 06 Feb 2014, 09:15 1

68. Tamer81 (Posts: 37; Member since: 15 Mar 2013)


U WOT M8?

posted on 04 Mar 2014, 07:19 1

82. Mxyzptlk (Posts: 14180; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)


You might be the only one.

posted on 04 Mar 2014, 08:26 3

93. nobelset (Posts: 270; Member since: 17 Oct 2012)


Oh shut up xD. *friendly tone*

posted on 04 Mar 2014, 09:47 1

99. Mxyzptlk (Posts: 14180; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)


You had to be the One didn't you?

posted on 17 Mar 2014, 14:11 1

121. neartx (banned) (Posts: 86; Member since: 15 Mar 2014)


me too

posted on 17 Mar 2014, 14:15 1

122. neartx (banned) (Posts: 86; Member since: 15 Mar 2014)


me too htc one 2014 is my next

posted on 19 Mar 2014, 09:18 1

130. johnny_cypher (Posts: 9; Member since: 19 Mar 2014)


HTC, take my money!

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 10:50 31

2. Troysyx (Posts: 179; Member since: 30 Jul 2012)


THey really kept the 4MP camera? wow. I had the One, and that was honestly the only complaint about the phone i had. You would think that with the technology nowadays, they'd be able to bump that ultra pixel camera to 8MP or 10MP.

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 12:40 6

20. BesnikRrustemi (Posts: 44; Member since: 08 Jan 2013)


Definetly True.
,i currently have a Nexus 4,but im planning to upgrade due to camera and display,etc.
Nexus 5 looks cool overall but i prefer HTC One Stereo Speakers,Aluminium Body,Camera Quality.etc
my only Cons for the htc one are:
1.No menu button (or remove them all and go for onscreen buttons like nexus devices
2. a camera with 4mp while others reached 12+(nokia with 41mp),no matter how good its camera is,you cant really zoom a single photo because Pixels will appear immediately,the quality is good but a non zooming camera is kinda useless.with that great quality,8mp will honestly be enough and make a Beast Phone.

if those two th

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 13:05 7

23. Gemmol (Posts: 792; Member since: 09 Nov 2011)


I will admit after 1520 I love the HTC One design, I especially love the HTC speakers, I will admit the speakers alone almost took me away from 1520, until I hear the 1520 speakers but if I was still on droid I would get htc as my next phone if they keep the speakers and keep it up with the sexy design......

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 20:58 1

41. SlowPoison77 (Posts: 27; Member since: 30 Nov 2013)


if u will install custom roms like MIUI, then htc logo will be ur menu button, i only dont like the 4mp camera, rest is good

posted on 20 Jan 2014, 18:01

59. Teja171 (unregistered)


But that voids the warranty right off the path.

posted on 06 Dec 2013, 03:35 2

47. Hyperreal (Posts: 258; Member since: 08 Oct 2013)


Do you really zoom your pictures so often? I never. I know it could be more than 4mpx and its not the best camera but its descent and an average screen on laptop/pc doesnt have more than full hd so for me 4mpx is completely enough (its about 2680x1560). No menu button? dont you know that home button in htc one is also a menu button and multitask button? hold it - menu, double click - multitask.

posted on 06 Dec 2013, 03:41 3

48. Epicness1o1 (Posts: 276; Member since: 30 May 2013)


I think they arent stupid to putt again a 4 MP UP camera,I think they are going to putt a new technologie on the camera

posted on 04 Feb 2014, 13:20 1

62. Beijendorf (Posts: 349; Member since: 27 Aug 2013)


I'm not sure who wrote the image text, but in the actual article it clearly states:

"It will be the first phone to feature such a dual camera, without aiming it straight at 3D photography. Instead, rumors agree that the dual-sensor setup will contribute most to improved focusing, depth of field and overall image quality."

The Toshiba twin 5MP sensors (at 1.4 µm) they mention can output a 13MP image. If HTC implement their own sensors (at 2 µm) this may mean a slighly lower resolution than 13MP, but still larger than 4MP in dual-shooting mode.

posted on 04 Mar 2014, 09:44

98. 7Superman9 (Posts: 86; Member since: 17 Sep 2013)


They kept the ultra pixel sensor. Nowhere does it say that the rear shooter is 4mp/up. If anything the front camera will be 4mp/up. Plus with the second camera, I'm sure you can take images ator around 13mp.
But in the end we will have to wait and see.

posted on 04 Mar 2014, 13:59

105. d1zzyb0y (Posts: 4; Member since: 03 Mar 2014)


also looking forward for this phone ,but it seems HTC dont care about the feedbacks they got from that 4 UP camera

posted on 04 Mar 2014, 14:05

106. BiN4RY (Posts: 83; Member since: 22 Jun 2012)


You do realize that sensor pixel count != image quality right?

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 11:01 10

3. jerrycutshaw (Posts: 45; Member since: 27 Apr 2011)


Agreed...I LOVE my ONE except for camera quality. I see no reason they couldn't put the Sony 13 MP OIS camera in the LG G2 in this model. If it had this camera I would go out buy it day one ...less than an than 8 and I will pass entirely.

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 15:19 1

32. vandroid (Posts: 328; Member since: 04 Sep 2012)


Hopefully they bring out a higher UltraPixel or just ditch it I love my one but I feel it's camera is lacking compared to other flagships but at least the low lighting is pretty decent

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 11:05 1

4. fouadqr (Posts: 326; Member since: 21 Nov 2012)


One 2 O.o that's wired !

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 11:06

5. zhiae (unregistered)


i want snapdragon s805 :'(

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 13:59 3

27. giani (Posts: 269; Member since: 13 Nov 2012)


s805 is made for tablets !!!! MY GOD !!! People...please do some research..

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 17:58 4

37. david1247 (Posts: 1; Member since: 05 Dec 2013)


ah no it is made for both,
"Using a smartphone or tablet powered by Snapdragon 805 processor is like having an Ultra HD resolution home theater in your pocket, with Ultra HD video, imaging and graphics, all built for mobile. We’re delivering the mobile industry’s first truly end-to-end Ultra HD solution, and coupled with our superior Gobi LTE modems and RF transceivers, streaming and watching content at Ultra HD resolution will finally be possible." source qualcomm media blog

posted on 13 Feb 2014, 06:56

72. Topcat488 (Posts: 1396; Member since: 29 Sep 2012)


http://www.digitaljournal.com/tech/technology/samsung-galaxy-s5-reveals-a-possible-snapdragon-805-processor/article/369604

posted on 04 Mar 2014, 16:52

110. Muayyad (Posts: 236; Member since: 05 Oct 2012)


It won't be ready until mid 2014

posted on 05 Dec 2013, 11:09 2

6. GeekMovement (Posts: 2156; Member since: 09 Sep 2011)


Hm, I'm not feeling too excited about the rumors, but I loved the HTC One design so much I hope they don't make it exactly the same but take the design and make it even better.

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