HTC One (M8) with 5-inch display, Duo Camera, Android 4.4 KitKat now available in India for Rs. 48,120
HTC launched its latest flagship smartphone the HTC One (M8) in India last week. The Taiwanese firm priced the One (M8) in India at Rs. 49,900. The smartphone was scheduled to arrive in the markets in the first week of May. But it looks like units of One (M8) have already started reaching out to brick and mortar stores and e-retailers.
HTC One (M8) is now available from online retailer Flipkart for as low as Rs. 48,120, whereas brick and mortar retailers are selling the phone for Rs. 49,900, which is the launch price. Currently only the Gunmetal Grey colour variant of M8 is available in the markets, no word on when the Glacial Silver variant will be available.
HTC One (M8) was originally announced last month at an private event held in NYC by HTC. The One (M8) comes with a 5-inch Full HD Super LCD 3 display, 2.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB RAM and Android 4.4.2 KitKat with HTC Sense 6.0 user-interface.
Other specifications include Duo Camera (4MP UltraPixel primary + depth capturing secondary camera) with dual-LED flash, 5MP front facing camera, 16GB internal storage with up to 128GB supported microSD card slot and 2,600 mAh battery.
Connectivity series include Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, 3G HSPA+, DLNA, MHL, GPS with GLONASS, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and HTC Connect. It supports IR remote control for TV use too. HTC has also revealed that the One (M8) comes with support for Indian LTE bands. As soon as 4G LTE support are widely available in the country, HTC will update the One (M8) with 4G support.