Here is the full retail price of the all new HTC One (M8)

Here is the full retail price of the all new HTC One (M8)
The all new HTC One (M8) has been hyped to a level usually not seen for a smartphone that doesn't have an Apple on its back plate. Even the annual unveiling of Samsung's flagship phone never reached the manic level we've seen for the HTC One sequel. What is it about the all new HTC One (M8) that has everyone reacting like this? Could it be the dual-cameras on the back of the device? The dual LED flash? Or is it that HTC listened to its customers and added a microSD slot. And this time, instead of opting for the Snapdragon 600, HTC is powering the M8 with a Snapdragon 801.

Whatever the reason, if all of this pre-unveiling excitement is turned into orders, HTC could have the hottest Android phone on the market this year. And it is not as though the competition is sitting still. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is expected to ring up some pretty big numbers despite the fairly tepid response to its unveiling. Unlike the HTC handset, the Galaxy S5 will include a heart rate monitor, fingerprint sensor and IP67 certification. LG will eventually introduce the LG G3, and Sony has the Sony Xperia Z2, both of which are also challengers to HTC's new model. And if Oppo can ever work out a U.S. carrier distribution deal for its Oppo Find 7, all bets are off.

If you've already decided on the all new HTC One (M8), we have some important information for you this morning. A tweet from master leaker evleaks reveals that the M8 will be priced at $600 sans contract. That matches the pricing for the all old HTC One (M7). And the tweet goes on to add that the gold colored M8 is a Best Buy only SKU.

Tuesday is right around the corner, and all of the hype will culminate in the unveiling of the all new HTC One (M8). After Tuesday, we will see if HTC has really learned how to market a phone.


source: @evleaks

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One (M8)
  • Display 5.0" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 4 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 801, Quad-core, 2300 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2600 mAh(20h 3G talk time)

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100 Comments

1. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Onyx Black it is for me!

3. fouadqr

Posts: 326; Member since: Nov 21, 2012

S5 is better

4. AfterShock

Posts: 4147; Member since: Nov 02, 2012

Certainly costs more then the HTC it seems.

5. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Subjunctive to opinion. I was going to get the S5 but want to switch it up a bit now. Next OEM in sight is Apple.

12. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

I'm possibly ditching Samsung also. Maybe to Z2, I've always loved Sony products, but display has been dealbreaker. Really tempted by iPhone 6 and new One, too.

17. tedkord

Posts: 17481; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Not trying to start an argument, but how can you be tempted by a phone that is only rumors, has no confirmed specs or features?

14. amasog

Posts: 552; Member since: Aug 22, 2013

lol!! band is is only good for open wounds!

76. amasog

Posts: 552; Member since: Aug 22, 2013

i mean,, band aid is is only good for open wounds!

78. amiroo

Posts: 269; Member since: Sep 03, 2012

Better in what?? I dont think s5 has a good chance against m8.. sami disappoint me every year with cheap design and crap plastic... We talk about high-range device and samsung dont undrstand it.. I even prefer desire 816 every time over $5.

84. fireblade

Posts: 717; Member since: Dec 27, 2013

yeah, better plastic

20. akki20892

Posts: 3902; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

600$ is perfect price. I hope 930 will cost 600$.

22. papss unregistered

Agree on the black aluminum one

72. neartx

Posts: 86; Member since: Mar 15, 2014

me too only black one

2. AliNSiddiqui

Posts: 382; Member since: Sep 19, 2012

For all I care they could axe the gold version. I didn't like it anyways... Grey version looks the best

55. amats69

Posts: 1527; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

The champange gold of og htc one looks beautiful..but i still prefer the red one

10. Emmanuelz

Posts: 222; Member since: Aug 01, 2013

What hype? People been knowing what this phone looks like. The average consumer doesnt even know this phone exist.

27. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

Tech geeks think 90% of world population is visiting tech sites every days, reading news and rumors, commenting etc when we are a small minority..

59. Leonis

Posts: 338; Member since: Jan 08, 2014

I agree. Most people have no idea this phone exist until it gets released on the carriers.

11. downbeat4

Posts: 94; Member since: Dec 03, 2010

The gun metal gray is the "ONE". I'm not completely sold on the whole Ultra Pixel thing though.

15. THETNTBOX

Posts: 5; Member since: Mar 15, 2014

I have pre order the Samsung Galaxy S5. Galaxy s5 much better.

73. darkkjedii

Posts: 31659; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

How do you know which is better, when neither phones been released yet? You then say its "much better". Please explain to us how?

86. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

I am not him so I can't answer for him in particular but I know the S5 is better already based on a few premises. 1. HTC sucks and Samsung doesn't 2. The HTC One is much fatter, taller, and heavier and the GS5 is already too big itself so that makes the HTC One 2014 way way too big. 3. It has on screen buttons and the double tap to wake on the HTC probably isn't going to be as reliable as pressing a physical home button. 4. The power button is and on screen buttons are in really stupid places and it seems like HTC hasn't learned how to achieve proper ergonomics yet. That is just off the top of my head. And I am sure there will be a lot more in favor of the GS5 once the reviews trickle in. Such as better battery life, better gps signal, way faster charging etc. of course you will have the usual websites saying ooh but HTC is the metal and Samsung is cheap plastic but that still doesn't change that the GS5 will most likely be the superior phone in the areas that count.

88. true1984

Posts: 870; Member since: May 23, 2012

lame...

90. JMartin22

Posts: 2391; Member since: Apr 30, 2013

Taters, the Samsung device might use cheap metal, but the HTC Whatever uses cheap soda can tin lol

104. true1984

Posts: 870; Member since: May 23, 2012

aluminum. i'm not sure you know how the metal is made

93. mojtaba_mn

Posts: 268; Member since: Feb 22, 2013

Really the all thing you say just is you're opinion I think Samsung sucks and HTC rocks I think Samsung is to ugly and HTC is so much beautiful I think Samsung is cheap plastic and sure HTC not I think Samsung ui is like a cartoon and sense 6 is great I think ...................

99. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

That is fine and all but when all you can come up with against the GS5 is looks while I come up with serious ergonomics, pocket ability, and quality control issues, then you know there is something wrong here. This isn't just opinion. Sure I might like something like this is the end better than a movie like Captain Phillips like how you like the One better than the GS5. However, technically, we all know which is the better movie regardless of my preferences. In this case, the facts show the GS5 is the much better device. Just wait until the google play editions get release. The GS5 will soundly outperform the HTC one and you won't be able to hide behind sense >>>>touch wiz.

89. JMartin22

Posts: 2391; Member since: Apr 30, 2013

Probably because he's basing his knowledge (opinion) on that it's just HTC and historically based on all the quality control issues they've had with all their devices, the most recent HTC One device included.

91. mojtaba_mn

Posts: 268; Member since: Feb 22, 2013

In your opinion And I think one is much much much more better

95. Mojtab

Posts: 6; Member since: Feb 27, 2014

I like one and buy it

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