HTC One (M8 Eye) priced at Rs 38,990 for Indian market

HTC One (M8 Eye) has been launched for the Indian users at a price of Rs 38,990. The phone will go on sell starting October 18.

The device has almost similar specs as its predecessor HTC One M8, except that the One (M8 Eye) features a 13-megapixel rear camera instead of the One (M8)’s 4-UltraPixel camera.

However the HTC One (M8 Eye) has the same depth sensing Duo Camera setup seen on the One (M8).

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The smartphone comes with HTC Eye Experience suite of imaging software and camera-centric apps, first unveiled by HTC alongside the Desire Eye.

The HTC One (M8 Eye) is powered by a 2.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor paired with 2GB RAM.

It sports a 5-inch full-HD display and runs on Android 4.4 KitKat with HTC Sense 6.0 UI on top.

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HTC One (M8 Eye) boasts a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera with 16GB of inbuilt storage, which can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 128GB).

On the connectivity front, the device has 3G, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, micro-USB 2.0, and 4G LTE.

The device is fueled by a 2600mAh Li-Po battery, which the company claims can offer a talk time (3G) for up to 24.01 hours and standby time (3G) of up to 309.45 hours.

Key Specs:

  • 5-inch full-HD display
  • 2.5GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor
  • Android 4.4 KitKat
  • 2GB RAM
  • HTC Sense 6.0 UI
  • 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front camera
  • 16GB internal and 128GB external memory
  • 3G, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, micro-USB 2.0, and 4G LTE
  • 2600mAh Li-Po battery

Designed with specific markets in mind, this top of the range smartphone delivers lightning fast network data, blazing speeds and a brand new 13 megapixel Duo Camera that will bring you the best all round smartphone experience,” said Chia-lin Chang, president of sales and chief financial officer, HTC.

At the event, HTC also unveiled the octa-core HTC Desire 820 and quad-core HTC Desire 820q in India. The Desire 820 has been priced at Rs. 24,990, while the Desire 820q has been priced at Rs. 22,500. Both phones will be available in markets from November 4. The HTC Desire Eye and HTC Desire 516C were also launched.


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