HTC One A9 VS. HTC One M8: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: HTC One A9 VS. HTC One M8. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
No price,
no Ki
Design & Materials
5.8
5.3
Performance & Hardware
4.3
5.3
Camera
7.1
7.1
Connectivity
7.7
7.4
Battery
2.1
3.3

Basics

Brand

Brand
HTC
HTC
Aliases
--
M8, All New HTC One, One 2 One 2014, New One

Release Date

Release date
October 2015, 3 years ago
March 2014, 5 years ago
State
Not available
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
70.8 mm
145.8 mm
7.3 mm
70.6 mm
146.4 mm
9.0 mm
Weight
143 g
160 g
Usable surface
66 %
66 %
Materials
Metal
Aluminium alloy
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gold

Gray

Red

Silver
Gold

Gray

Silver

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5"
Type
Amoled
LCD IPS Super LCD 3
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
441 Pixels per inch
441 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
HTC One A9
Print 3D Model
HTC One M8
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952
Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB v3
CPU
4x1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53+ 4x1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Krait 400
Type
Octa-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
1.5 GHz
2.3 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
No

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 405
Qualcomm Adreno 330

RAM

RAM
2 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
35.000
Overall performance better than 40% of devices
58.000 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 59% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
32 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
13 Mpx
4.1 Mpx
Pixel size
1.127 µm
2.024 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX214 Exmor RS
HTC UltraPixel
Type
CMOS BSI
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Dual camera
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
No

Selfie

Resolution
4.1 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA2000 EV-DO
  • CDMA2000 EV-DO REV.A
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
Nano SIM
Unknown
Unknown

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.415 W/Kg on head
-- W/Kg on body
0.419 W/Kg on head
0.220 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

1.170 W/Kg on head
1.010 W/Kg on body
0.540 W/Kg on head
1.160 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • Mirrorlink
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2150 mAh
2600 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Polymer
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Prices

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