The release date of Google’s most awaited android smartphone Nexus 6 is likely to be paved by the metallic and premium-built HTC One M8, which is considered as the world’s best Android smartphone even before its actual release, according to new reports.
Tech Times has reported that Google is reportedly switching the manufacturer of Nexus 6 from South Korea’s LG, which assembled the Nexus 4 and 5, to Taiwan-based HTC.
The major reason behind this decision is the solid build and superb specifications and features of the One M8. Google wishes to rank its upcoming smartphone as a premium gadget that is worthy of competing with the iPhone 6.
The upcoming iPhone is rumored to be available in aluminum alloy or liquid metal casing, in line with the same tough body-build of its immediate past versions. Google is expected to install some equal or even exceed such impressive device quality.
Google is working towards the Google Wireless that will be tapped on the ever-expanding Google Fiber broadband network. Gotta Be Mobile has reported that the plan is specially for Nexus and Google Play devices with a simple aim to achieve superfast wireless internet outside of the established telco infrastructures.
The Nexus 6 is also expected to be powered by a 64-bit optimized KitKat processor that has already been tested, ported and validated by Intel, BGR reported. The smartphone is also likely to boast Snapdragon 805 or 810 chips along with at least 4GB of RAM.… Read the rest
The biggest news yet is that the HTC One M8 has made quite an impression on the smartphone market and there seems to be a large number of buyers who would choose the HTC One over the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the LG G3.
The Samsung S5 will offer users a 5.1 inch display and will be powered by a 2.5 GHz Snap Dragon 801 processor. It will also feature a 16 MP camera, a 2 GB RAM, a 2 MP camera in front and ill be available in two variants of 16 GB and 32 GB. The device will have the Android 4.4.2 OS and will be similar to previous design with the exceptions of a finger print scanner.
The HTC One M8 will have rear facing twin cameras while the front camera will be 5 MP, the size and weight of the new model has increased tremendously and will have 16 GB of internal storage that can be expanded.
The LG G3 is expected to be the third contender that will be launched in June, there is very little data available on what to expect in terms of specifications but it might sport a 5.5 inch display with QHD resolution, octa core processor … Read the rest
At least a few tech geeks are now confused about going for HTC One 2 (M8) in light of the news that Google’s Nexus 6 will be hitting the stands in second half of the year. HTC has already announced the release of One 2 on March 25, 2014, which will be almost a month after the launch of the Samsung’s high expectation-bearing Galaxy S5.
The all-new HTC One 2 (M8) is expected to pack a larger display than its predecessor’s standard 4.7 inch. Rumors there are that it may be a 5.1-inch screen and also there will be an enhanced ultrapixel camera. HTC M8 is also expected to be the first smartphone with the physical button removed and instead featuring an on-screen button. Another advanced features expected include a quad-core 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, Adreno 330 GPU with 2 GB RAM, and LTE connectivity.
On the other hand, Nexus 6 will be running in the upcoming Android version, rumored to be 4.5, which may be released during Google’s I/O event. Google also may offer Nexus 6 with a processing technology similar to that of iPhone 5S by incorporating the Qualcomm 64-bit octa-core processor. Nexus 5 was hosting a 2.3 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 and Nexus 6 may be sporting a Snapdragon 810 octa-core CPU.
Tail end: For those who are in confusion, it seems a quarter’s wait is worth if no unforeseen whirlwinds show up in the middle.… Read the rest
After CES it is MWC which is considered one of the biggest tech shows of the year and it is expected that both the Andoird giants, Samsung and HTC will introduce their devices at the event.
The speculations of HTC One 2 release have also fueled from the fact that HTC introduced HTC One at the same event last year.
According to IBTimes.com.au, “Respected HTC-based developer, LlabTooFeR, revealed The HTC One 2 may come loaded with Android Kitkat OS, and a screen size of 5.0 withHTC’s own Sense 6 UI.”
Though HTC and Google have not confirmed anything yet, one of the most reliable tipster @evleaks leaked that HTC M8 will sport a 5-inch HD display coupled with 2.1 MP front facing camera, 2 GB RAM and Sense 6.0.
The tipster even leaked that HTC One 2 may have a quad core snapdragon 800 under its hood and not snapdragon 805 which was previously rumored. The pixels of HTC One screen have not been revealed yet.
For further updates on HTC One 2. Watch this space. … Read the rest