HTC One (M8) Mini Press Image Surfaces Online
Customers look at HTC smartphones in a mobile phone shop in Taipei (file photo). REUTERS/Pichi Chuang/FilesReuters

Taiwanese company's month long video campaign explaining the 'All New HTC One' predecessor's marquee features has ended with the release of fourth and final episode of Technical Translation.

The last episode explains HTC Zoe, a camera applications which tapes a short video alongside each photo taken. User can even divide the video in to individual frames and can save any image, whichever he/she deems it to be a perfect shot in the clip.

HTC Zoe's innovative algorithm also provides another editing option, wherein user can create a composite image called - Sequence Shot, by super-imposing multiple frames in to a single photo.

The company had so far released three 'Technical Translation' promotional videos explaining the HTC One's stand-out features - 'Metal Unibody' (airplane-grade Aluminum material), 'BoomSound' dual-stereo speakers on the front, 'ULTRAPIXEL' Camera and now with the release of final episode - 'HTC Zoe', the countdown for the 25 March launch of All New HTC One aka HTC M8 has begun.

Check-out Final Episode HTC Technical Translation #4: ZOE


A popular UK smartphone vendor Phones4U has placed the a blurry placard showing All New HTC One image with label - '25.03.14 THE BEST GETS BETTER'.

The shop has invited prospective buyers to pre-register for the new HTC One to jump the line during the official release day, reported Android Central.

All New HTC One aka HTC M8 reportedly boasts of all metal body with 5.0-inch full HD (1920x1080p) with on screen button, instead of physical keys as seen in its predecessor.

Under the hood, it is said to house Snapdragon 801 chipset (2.3GHz), 2GB RAM, Android v4.4.2 KitKat with HTC custom UI Sense v6.0, duo-cameras on the rear-side - UltraPixel main camera with smaller camera on top to enhance field of depth when the device is focused on an object, a 4.0-megapixel front camera and come in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB models with MicroSD card (expandable up to 128GB) slot.

Rumoured Specifications of HTC M8 aka 'All New HTC One':


HTC m8 aka 'All New HTC One'


5.0-inch full HD (1920x1080p) with pixel density close to 440 ppi (pixels per inch) also boasts scratch-resistant sheet on top


Android v4.4 KitKat OS with custom UI Sense v6.0


2.3GHz Snapdragon 800 series quad-core processor or the new  Snapdragon 801 series chipset which can top CPU speed up to 2.5GHz


Minimum 2GB

Storage capacity

Expected to come in 16GB,32GB/64GB, expandable up to 128GB


Main:  dual-cameras (UltraPixel) with pixel size 2.0-ultrapixel, BSI sensor, F2.0/28nam lens, HTC ImageChip 2 with HDR video

(UltraPixel main camera with smaller camera on top to enhance field of depth when the device is focused on an object, supports Dual-Led flash)

Front: 5.0-megapixel wide-angle lens with HDR capability, full HD video recording, HTC Zoe


4G LTE SIM Type: Nano-SIM


Expected with 3000 mAh or more


Knock On gesture-control feature, BoomSound speakers, microSD card slot, microSD card slot, microUSB, Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX enabled, Wi-Fi, DLNA, GPS/AGPS + GLONASS, NFC, 4G LTE capable.


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