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  • HTC looking to add optical zoom on HTC One (M9) and other 2015 phones
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    HTC looking to add optical zoom on HTC One (M9) and other 2015 phones

    By 7 hours ago

    There's no secret which feature of the HTC One (M8) has been pushed to the forefront of the company's marketing for the device most, the Duo Camera. Like with last year's model, HTC has been most proud of its device's photo-taking abilities and it seems...

  • HTC Sense 6 to release for first HTC One in US and Canada next month
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    HTC Sense 6 to release for first HTC One in US and Canada next month

    By 15 April 2014

    The first HTC One is about to get a face-lift of sorts. Not everyone can buy the new HTC One (M8), and HTC is aware of that fact. Instead of telling customers that they're out of luck however, the company is giving them a taste of its newest smartphone....

  • HTC One (M8) mini tipped for May release in Taiwan, 4.5-inch mid-range alternative
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    HTC One (M8) mini tipped for May release in Taiwan, 4.5-inch mid-range alternative

    By 14 April 2014

    With the HTC One (M8) readily available in the UK and US, the rumour mill has turned to the next HTC device in the family. A HTC One (M8) mini is being touted, with Taiwanese reports even claiming that it could be release as soon as next month, May. It's...

  • A week in reviews: 7 - 11 April
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    A week in reviews: 7 - 11 April

    By 12 April 2014

    Phone season is upon us. As is the Samsung Galaxy S5 which you can go and buy in the shops right now. But is it worth it, and can it better the HTC One (M8) which also landed around the globe this very week? We've got the full review on the site for your...

  • HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5: What's the difference?
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    HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5: What's the difference?

    By 10 April 2014

    HTC announced the HTC One (M8) in March, making it the third major player in the Android space to launch a much-anticipated flagship in recent months. It goes head-to-head with the Samsung Galaxy S5, announced in February. We've reviewed the HTC One (M8)....

  • HTC One (M8) vs HTC One (M7): What's the difference?
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    HTC One (M8) vs HTC One (M7): What's the difference?

    By 10 April 2014

    HTC has now released the much rumoured and anticipated HTC One (M8) in the US as well as the UK - where it has been available for the last couple of weeks. It boasts a similar design to the original HTC One, now being known as the HTC One (M7), but...

  • HTC One (M8) vs Google Nexus 5: What's the difference?
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    HTC One (M8) vs Google Nexus 5: What's the difference?

    By 10 April 2014

    HTC has released its latest flagship smartphone, the HTC One (M8) in the US, so customers Stateside can now see what has got Brits excited for the last couple of weeks. The new device brings with it some exciting specs and features, sticking with a...

  • HTC One M8 review
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    HTC One M8 review

    By 10 April 2014

    The HTC One (M8) has been officially announced, having been more comprehensively leaked than any previous smartphone device in recent years. There's plenty of interest and anticipation too. With Samsung and Sony launching flagship devices at Mobile World...

  • HTC One (M8) vs Sony Xperia Z2: What's the difference?
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    HTC One (M8) vs Sony Xperia Z2: What's the difference?

    By 10 April 2014

    HTC has finally released the much-anticipated HTC One (M8) in the US, adding another device to the flagship race. In the last couple of months we have seen both Samsung and Sony launch their new smartphones, neither of which are available yet but the...

  • HTC One (M8) vs iPhone 5S: What's the difference?
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    HTC One (M8) vs iPhone 5S: What's the difference?

    By 10 April 2014

    HTC has now released its HTC One (M8) smartphone in the US as well as the UK, so that means it is time to break out the old comparison chart and start picking out the difference between HTC's latest and greatest device compared to Apple's iPhone 5S....

  • Hands-on: OtterBox Commuter and OtterBox Defender cases for HTC One M8 review
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    Hands-on: OtterBox Commuter and OtterBox Defender cases for HTC One M8 review

    By 5 April 2014

    The HTC One (M8) is a very pretty handset. But its beauty is more than skin deep: it has a fantastic display, plenty of power and a wonderful user experience provided by HTC Sense 6.0. It's understandable that you'd want to take it with you everywhere...

  • Amber Gold HTC One (M8) available in the UK first at Carphone Warehouse
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    Amber Gold HTC One (M8) available in the UK first at Carphone Warehouse

    By 1 April 2014

    If getting your hands on the Amber Gold HTC One (M8) is your goal in life, Carphone Warehouse is the best bet for finding fulfilment. Although if that's your life goal a psychologist visit might be better spent use of your time. The HTC One (M8) in Amber...

  • Best smartphones to look forward to in 2014
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    Best smartphones to look forward to in 2014

    By 31 March 2014

    With the pace of smartphone evolution moving so fast, there's always something waiting in the wings. No sooner have you spied the latest handset, then there's anticipation of something else, the next big thing. We've rounded up the best smartphones for...

  • A week in reviews: 24 - 28 March
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    A week in reviews: 24 - 28 March

    By 29 March 2014

    It's the week when HTC claimed all glory by announcing and releasing its latest handset, the new HTC One (also known as the M8), in the same day. We had one acting as our day-to-day phone the week prior and have dug deep to deliver the verdict on whether...

  • HTC One (M8) teardown reveals how hard the aluminium handset will be to repair
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    HTC One (M8) teardown reveals how hard the aluminium handset will be to repair

    By 26 March 2014

    There's no doubt about it, the HTC One (M8) is a well-made, sturdy and, in our opinion, beautiful smartphone. However, iFixit has found that it will be a bugger to repair. It has achieved a repairability score of just two out of 10 on the technical teardown...

  • HTC says 'blah blah blah' in first HTC One (M8) ad
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    HTC says 'blah blah blah' in first HTC One (M8) ad

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC has shown its first television advertisement spot for the new HTC One (M8) released on Tuesday, and one word to describe it is "blah".  That's not our judgement of the phone, that's what actor Gary Oldman had to say. In a unique take on a handset...

  • HTC partners with Fitbit for fitness tracking on HTC One (M8)
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    HTC partners with Fitbit for fitness tracking on HTC One (M8)

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC didn't build its own fitness tracking software for the new HTC One. Instead, it partnered with Fitbit, a player already well established in the space.  The HTC One, available for purchase today, features the Fitbit app pre-loaded, so you won't have...

  • HTC One (M8) Dot View cover pictures and hands-on
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    HTC One (M8) Dot View cover pictures and hands-on

    By 25 March 2014

    The HTC One (M8) is finally official and it's a gorgeous looking phone. However, should you fancy protecting it from the elements, while you might be covering up some its nicest aesthetic features, the Dot View cover is a clever and intuitive way in doing...

  • HTC Duo Camera explained: What is it and what will it do?
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    HTC Duo Camera explained: What is it and what will it do?

    By 25 March 2014

    The HTC One (M8) is distinctive thanks to the appearance of an additional lens on the rear of the handset. It has long been a talking point and now the smartphone has launched, we have all the details about what this additional sensor, called Duo Camera,...

  • US edition: HTC One (M8) release date and where can I get it?
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    US edition: HTC One (M8) release date and where can I get it?

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC has just taken the wraps off the new HTC One (M8) at an event in New York and London on Tuesday afternoon. It's a sleek new handset, and you're probably wondering when you can get it. No, it won't be weeks of waiting. The HTC One (M8) is actually...

  • HTC Sense 6.0 vs Sense 5.5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed
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    HTC Sense 6.0 vs Sense 5.5: New features, tweaks and changes reviewed

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC Sense 6.0 has launched on the HTC One (M8), the new flagship HTC device for 2014. It's also being referred to as Sixth Sense, although it appears listed in the device as Sense 6.0. We've had the new HTC One for some time, giving us the chance to dive...

  • HTC One (M8) release date and where can I get it?
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    HTC One (M8) release date and where can I get it?

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC has announced the HTC One (M8), its new flagship Android phone succeeding the popular HTC One (M7). It has a 5-inch 1920 x 1080 resolution display, Duo Camera on the rear and an improved battery. The new smartphone will stand against Samsung's Galaxy...

  • HTC One (M8) official: 5-inch, quad-core Snapdragon 801 and available now
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    HTC One (M8) official: 5-inch, quad-core Snapdragon 801 and available now

    By 25 March 2014

    HTC has officially launched its new flagship Android phone and it will be available to buy from today in the UK from a number of retailers and networks. The HTC One (M8), as it is officially called, HTC One to its mates, is a replacement for the current...

  • HTC One (M8) pictures and hands-on
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    HTC One (M8) pictures and hands-on

    By 25 March 2014

    Perhaps surprisingly to some, but less so to those in the know, the first HTC One was the phone that wowed critics and continued to win awards and plaudits throughout its yearly lifespan, even though rival devices sometimes outgunned it in specifications...

  • HTC One (M8) launch: We're here in London
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    HTC One (M8) launch: We're here in London

    By 25 March 2014

    The big unveil of what is widely expected to be the HTC One (M8) smartphone is about to kick off across the globe. We're here at the event in London ready to have our ears washed with tales of dual camera sensors and new Sense 6.0 features. And to get...