HTC One (M8 Eye)

price Rs. 17,999 onwards launch Oct, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
average value-for-money
currently ranked
#57
of 94 phones in Rs. 15,000 - 20,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 3 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Elegant metallic build and unibody design, carved to perfection
  • Brilliant 5-inch SuperLCD3 display
  • Android with the beautiful, flat HTC Sense skin
  • Blinkfeed social media hub is handy
  • Buttery smooth performance backed by powerful top-end hardware
  • Decent camera performance
  • Good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • No major negatives

3 expert review(s)


372+ user reviews

video review

source: @digit
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution1080x1920 pixels (~ 441 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super LCD3
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 3)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
  • Ambient Light
  • Gyroscope
Processor/RAM
Processor2.3 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 800
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2600 mAh
Battery Standby (3G)309 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)24.01 hrs
Dimensions
Weight160 gm
Thickness9.35 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Dual Camera
  • Back Camera 1 (BSI Sensor; F/2.0 Aperture; 28mm lens; HDR (Video)
  • Simultaneous video and image recording
  • Face Detection
  • Smile Detection
  • HDR (Image)
  • Panorama
  • Back Camera 2 (Captures Depth Information; Dual Tone Flash)
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • BSI Sensor
  • with HDR capability
  • Full HD video recording
  • Gallery with UFocus
  • Dimension Plus
  • Seasons
  • Foregrounder
  • Image Match
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
Stereo SpeakersYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Flip to Mute
  • Gesture Control
  • Sense Voice
  • HTC BoomSound
  • Built-in Amplifiers
  • HTC Connect
  • WiFi Direct
  • Google Drive (50 GB cloud storage)
  • BlinkFeedGoogle Drive (50 GB cloud storage)
  • BlinkFeed
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.09/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys