Summary: This is a proof that it is possible to install windows on a HTC One (8) and the phone will still function just as the Android counterpart does. There exist no big differences in functionality between the Windows and Android OS version when installed in the HTC One (8), congratulations to the Windows developers for such a fantastic job.
HTC One (M8) for Windows Review: New Phone, Same Story
17 December 2014
Summary: So who should want an HTC One (M8) for Windows? Well, the same kind of people who would want a Windows Phone in general. Relative to other phones that run Microsoft’s platform, this is one of the top options on the market. It’s still a wonderful piece of machinery, with a great display, fast processor, and best-in-class speakers. It’s also not a Lumia, a rare feat for new devices of its kind.
Excerpt: The performance of the HTC One (M8) might be a bit contentious given HTC’s own admission that the device kicks itself into High Performance Mode when most benchmarking tools are used. But the reality is that the Snapdragon 801 is perhaps the most powerful smartphone processor currently on the market (by a hair over the ...
HTC One (M8) Design and Hardware: Iteratively Brilliant
18 November 2014
Excerpt: The HTC One was almost universally praised for its hardware and design last year, which left us wondering how the company would follow it up. Not surprisingly, they chose not to mess with success.
Excerpt: In the past, there’s been a set formula for developing a flagship Android phone. Grab all the latest hardware components you can get your hands on, cram them into a body that’s somewhat attractive, sprinkle on some customizations over the latest Android treat and call it a day. But HTC decided to change things up ...
Excerpt: HTC spent a lot of time and money perfecting the design and build of the . The phone feels amazing when held in the hand, but unfortunately we live in a world where the majority of smartphone owners buy a case for their device, fearing that their new toy will meet ...
HTC One M8 FitBit Integration: Survival of the FitBit
18 November 2014
Excerpt: One of the less highlighted features of the is the FitBit integration courtesy of the “Smart Sensor Hub,” which also brings you some of the wake gestures and the like that we’re so fond of on the M8.
Excerpt: To say that the HTC One (M8) is a powerful phone is a bit of an understatement. As much as we try to bring it to its knees, the phone holds its head high and accomplishes the task at hand without breaking a sweat. But does the phone’s raw processing power get in the way ...