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HTC One (M8) for Windows

HTC One (M8) for Windows

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85 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

The One M8 for Windows is worth considering if you're looking for a beautifully designed Windows Phone with fast performance.

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Pros
  • Beautiful aluminum design
  • Above-average performance
  • Good battery life
  • Global LTE roaming
  • Latest version of Windows Phone
Cons
  • Missing some features unique to the Android M8
  • Mediocre camera compared to competing devices
  • Only one color option
  • Difficult to quickly access the camera

Reviews

80
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 8

87
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 6
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Windows Phone
Screen size
522
Internal memory
321
Camera
Yes
Carriers (US)
Verizon / Alltel
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Carriers (US)
Smartphone
Windows Phone
522
321
Yes
Verizon / Alltel

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85 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

85
 

User Reviews

80
asteenbuck
I had to buy this phone full price a few weeks ago after I shattered my 2 month...read more
90
Jon-Paul
Reception and Call QualityThe call quality is perfect. From the calls that I've...read more
90
sjwu
The One M8 for Windows, despite being identical in terms of hardware, is actually...read more
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