HTC One M8 VS. HTC One M9

September 12, 2019
                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: HTC One M9 is better.

HTC One M9 is a better choice when we compare M8 vs M9 as it has a powerful battery, 16GB more storage, 1GB more RAM, faster GPU speed, faster CPU speed, higher image resolution, is lighter and narrower.

HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9: DESIGN

Thickness; HTC One M8 is 9.4mm whereas HTC M One M9 is 9.61mm

Width; HTC One M8 is 70.6mm whereas HTC M One M9 is 69.7mm

Weight; HTC One M8 is 160g whereas HTC M One M9 is 157g

Height; HTC One M8 is 146.4mm whereas HTC M One M9 is 144.6mm

Bottom line: HTC M One M9 is better.

HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9: DISPLAY

Display type; both phones have S-LCD 3

Pixel density; each phone has 441ppi

Screen protection; HTC One M8 has Corning Gorilla Glass v3 whereas HTC M One M9 has Corning Gorilla Glass v4.

Screen size; both phones are 5.0”

Screen resolution; both phones have Full HD (1080 x 1920px)

Touch screen; both phones have capacitive touchscreen, multi-touch.

Bottom line: HTC One M8 and HTC M One M9 are similar.

HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9: HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; HTC One M8 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AB whereas HTC M One M9 has Qualcomm 810 MSM8994

GPU; HTC One M8 has Adreno 330 while HTC M One M9 has Adreno 430

CPU; HTC One M8 has Quad-core, 2.5GHz, krait 400 whereas HTC M One M9 has Octa-core (2GHz, Quad-core, ARM Cortex A57 + 1.5GHz, Quad-core, Cortex A53)

RAM; HTC One M8 has 2GB whereas HTC M One M9 has 3GB.

Internal memory; HTC One M8 has 16GB while HTC M One M9 has 32GB

Expandable memory; each phone has up to 128GB

USB OTG; HTC One M8 supports USB OTG.

Bottom line: HTC M One M9 is better.

HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9: CAMERA

Main camera; HTC One M8 has 4UP whereas HTC M One M9 has 20MP

Features; HTC One M8 has Digital zoom, digital image stabilization, face detection, simultaneous HD video and image recording, smile detection and touch to focus while HTC M One M9 has Digital zoom, auto flash, digital image stabilization, face detection, simultaneous HD video and image recording, smile detection and touch to focus.

Image resolution; HTC One M8 has 2688 x 1520px whereas HTC M One M9 has 5160 x 3872px

Sensor; the two phones have BSI

Autofocus; both phones have autofocus.

Shooting modes; HTC One M8 has HDR whereas HTC M One M9 has continuous shooting and HDR.

Resolution (front camera); HTC One M8 has 5MP whereas HTC M One M9 has 4UP.

Physical aperture; HTC One M8 has f2.0

Flash; HTC One M8 has Dual-color LED whereas HTC M One M9 has Dual LED

Video recording; each phone has 1920×1080 @ 30fps.

Bottom line: HTC M One M9 is better.

HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9: AUDIO

Loudspeaker; both phones have loudspeakers.

Radio; both phones have RDS, Stereo FM.

Audio jack; both phones have 3.5mm audio jacks.

Bottom line: the two phones have the same audio features.

HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9: BATTERY

Capacity; HTC One M8 has 2600mAh while HTC M One M9 has 2840mAh

Bottom line: HTC M One M9 is better.

HTC One M8 vs HTC One M9: CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

Wi-Fi; both phones have 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Bluetooth; HTC One M8 has v4.0 while HTC M One M9 has v4.1

USB connectivity; both phones support USB.

NFC; both phones have NFC

GPS; the two phones have GPS with A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors; the two phones have light, proximity, accelerometer, compass and gyro. HTC One M8 has barometer.

Bottom line: HTC One M8 is better as it has a barometer.

Conclusion

HTC M One M9 is better in this review as it has a powerful battery, 16GB more storage, 1GB more RAM, faster GPU speed, faster CPU speed, higher image resolution, is lighter and narrower.