HTC One M9 vs HTC One (M8)

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
441 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels,
441 PPI

Technology

S-LCD 3
S-LCD 3

Screen-to-body

68.52 %
66.71 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400

GPU

Adreno 430
Adreno 330

RAM

3GB LPDDR4
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB, available to use: 21 GB
32GB, available to use: 24 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop), HTC Sense UI
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.3, 4.4), HTC Sense UI

Battery

Capacity

2840 mAh
2600 mAh

Type

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

20 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, BSI sensor)
4 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 27.8 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.4"; Pixel size: 1.2 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 2 μm

Second camera

 
4 MP (Depth information)

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling
HDR, Video light, Video sharing

Front

4 MP (HDR)
5 MP

Design

Dimensions

5.69 x 2.74 x 0.38 inches (144.6 x 69.7 x 9.61 mm)
5.76 x 2.78 x 0.37 inches (146.36 x 70.6 x 9.35 mm)

Weight

5.54 oz (157.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
5.64 oz (160.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

Splash; IP X3
Splash; IP X3

Features

Notification light
 

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control

Colors

Black, Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink
Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)
Bands 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
 

UMTS

850, 2100 MHz
 

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features

Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MHL, MirrorLink

Radio

FM, Stereo, RDS
FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging, Video out
Mass storage device, Charging, Video out

HDMI

Yes
Yes

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

M4, T4
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Mar 03, 2015
 

FCC ID value: NM80PJA200 link
FCC ID value: NM80P6B100

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.56 W/kg
 

Body

0.35 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

0.89 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

0.35 W/kg
 

Availability

Officially announced

Mar 01, 2015
Mar 25, 2014
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