An Overview of HTC One E8

HTC One E8 Review


The plastic version of M8 definitely lost some of its beauty; can this change really effect its popularity? Read the full review of HTC One E8 to know more


The description of HTC One E8 includes:

  • 5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor
  • Android 4.4.2 operating system and HTC Sense 6.0
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB storage and an expansion slot for external memory
  • 42 mm length; 70.67 mm width and 9.85 mm thickness
  • A display of Five-inch and 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution
  • It weighs 145g
  • Price of $499


  • The design of the handset is definitely similar to M8.
  • The physical material of the handset is plastic. The glossy chassis makes it  bit slippery to hold but you will quickly get used to it.
  • The chassis feels robust and durable in hand.
  • No creaks or squeaks we heard.
  • There are no buttons on the front fascia.
  • Oddly even the side edges have no buttons.
  • Power button placed on the centre of the top edge; which is not very comfortable.
  • The handset is not very heavy as compared to M8.
  • There is a lot of bezel above and below the screen owing to the presence of speakers.
  • There is a slot for Nano SIM on the right edge.
  • The back plate cannot removed hence the battery also non-removable.

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Display of HTC one E8

  • The handset offers a 5-inch display screen with 1920 x 1080 pixels display resolution.
  • The display colours are nice and bright.
  • Text is also clear so web browsing won’t be a problem.

HTC One E8


  • The back has a normal 13 megapixels camera instead of the Duo Ultrapixel one found on M8.
  • The front holds a 5 megapixel camera. The lens of the front camera is very large.
  • Videos can be recorded a 1080p.
  • There are a number of features for editing.
  • The images are stunning even in low light conditions.
  • The camera performance is lag-free.

Processor HTC One E8

  • The device comes with a 5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor.
  • The processor complemented by 2 GB RAM.
  • Both the processor and RAM cater for lightening fast processing. The touch is also very responsive.

Memory & Battery HTC One E8

  • It comes with 16 GB of internal storage which can enhanced by a memory card.
  • The 2600mAh non-removable battery is very durable not top class though. It will easily get you through a day of medium use.

Features HTC One E8

  • HTC One E8 runs Android 4.4.2 operating system with the respectable HTC Sense 6.0.
  • Features of Wi-Fi, DLNA , NFC, hotspot, Bluetooth and radio are present.
  • Infra-Red remote functionality is not included.
  • The camera app has been tweaked by many folds; the features of Dual-Camera, Selfie mode and Zoe camera are included.


HTC One E8 is not a perfect device but you won’t have any complaints against it. It is definitely cheaper than most devices, a few functions+metal chassis have been dropped but it is not a big deal most of the users won’t even notice this. HTC is very good at producing high-end smartphones.


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