First HTC One M8 Prime render shows up to fully reveal the handset

First HTC One M8 Prime render shows up to fully reveal the handset
Not long after we told you that the unannounced HTC One M8 Prime should be made out of “aluminum and liquid silicone”, here we have what seems to be the very first render of the device - and it’s a 360-degree one, no less. The render comes from @evleaks, and shows a large, thin handset that definitely has an HTC feel to it.

HTC’s logo can be seen on the front, below the display (which is expected to be a 5.5-inch Quad HD one). Also on the front, we can see dual speakers, a camera, and a mysterious sensor just above the screen. The back of the smartphone has a dual-lens camera with a dual-LED flash, plus another HTC logo. 

@evleaks refers to the new device as the “HTC M8 Prime”, thus not including the One part. But it's probably too early now to know what the final moniker of the device will be.

HTC isn't expected to announce the M8 Prime before September - although, who knows, maybe it will do it earlier. Reportedly, the handset will be waterproof, featuring a quad-core Snapdragon 805 processor, 3GB of RAM, and support for high-speed LTE Cat. 6.

Earlier today, we showed you the alleged HTC M8 Ace, another unannounced device that the Taiwanese company may introduce soon. Exciting times are ahead of us (and HTC), isn't it? 


source: @evleaks

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57 Comments

1. garlic456

Posts: 251; Member since: Dec 24, 2012

I think the original M8 looks better.

9. BLUEBLASTER

Posts: 908; Member since: Feb 23, 2014

Agreed

22. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Well agree HTC M7 The M8 and M8 prime should.ve been streamlined with less curves

26. Jinto

Posts: 436; Member since: Jan 15, 2014

I know. The useless black bar is here...

35. jrod78414

Posts: 102; Member since: Dec 18, 2013

like obtuse or triangles.

11. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

i think the original htc one looks better than them all

17. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

I like it. PLUS it's water proof... Now let's see what a Note 4 will look like.

33. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Mixture of S1 S2 s3 4 s5 or N1 n2 n3

23. terabyteRouser

Posts: 457; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

it's a mock up... -_-

40. cheeseycheeser

Posts: 413; Member since: Mar 24, 2011

This looks like some unholy mix of an Evo, M8 and One Mini

44. Synack

Posts: 688; Member since: Jul 05, 2011

STILL has that useless f*cking HTC bottom bezel. Wow how dumb can they get

48. vincelongman

Posts: 5611; Member since: Feb 10, 2013

And now you get a bonus useless bezel at the top

2. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

I have no words to say...

32. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

Its a beauty buddy.....so gorgeous.... Love it. Nice work done by HTC. I would say this is design.

42. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Better than the M7 M8

3. jaytai0106

Posts: 1888; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

Yup... they just ruined the beautiful design of the HTC One M8 and still including that Duo camera...

4. jcj5884

Posts: 11; Member since: Mar 28, 2014

The rim around the main camera, reminds me of the OG Evo

5. abhijithkumar.nit

Posts: 47; Member since: Apr 09, 2013

Crappy Design! Original looks way better!!

6. mistercarter

Posts: 360; Member since: Sep 01, 2011

now you get an extra black bar on top of the display, so you have a 5.5 inch display in the size of a Xperia Z Ultra.....

7. red_fox unregistered

Looks better then the regular M8.

8. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Add a 8MP camera and you'll have my money.

12. babyk

Posts: 379; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

no no no, add a 16 mp camera or more and u have my bank account....

24. Arte-8800

Posts: 4562; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Wow that would be PureView quality With Xneon flash or ultra bright LED 16MpUP 4Mp UP front

53. PunyPoop

Posts: 752; Member since: Jan 18, 2013

Are you serious Smurf? Pffft, remember the bandwagon thing?

10. PorkyBurger

Posts: 585; Member since: May 18, 2013

Front to me is more or less okay, but what's with the bump on the back? What is that red (or orange, can't tell) ring doing over there. What's with the colour scheme. Grey/charcoal /black/white/red... what.

13. NoFanboy

Posts: 300; Member since: Nov 18, 2013

Yeahhhhhh I ain't digging it

14. bwphotoguy

Posts: 18; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

The sexiest phone I've seen yet...........................I'd buy it, BUT THE BATTERY ISN'T USER REPLACEABLE! HTC my first android phone was the G1. It had a removable battery. Why not this one!!! Dumb, dumb, dumb!

15. skymitch89

Posts: 1451; Member since: Nov 05, 2010

Looks a bit like the Evo 4G LTE.

16. Armchair_Commentator

Posts: 222; Member since: May 08, 2014

eh I'll deal with the looks, just please no more of the same old camera

18. bodzio1809

Posts: 407; Member since: Aug 28, 2013

This bezel. New king of bezels is coming :D. I hope it's true so I will buy G3 without a doubt.

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