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HTC One M8 will receive 4G LTE later via OTA Update

Update 11-7-14: HTC One M8 will get 4G LTE support on August 15, 2014. The announcement was made at the launch even of HTC One E8 and HTC Desire 616 in New Delhi, India.

HTC launched its flagship device in India, The HTC One M8 priced at 49,990. The premium product offers tough competition to Samsung Galaxy S5 and other high end smartphones, but the India variant is still missing 4G LTE, which was promised earlier at Global launch of HTC One M8.


Good news for those looking for LTE connectivity on All new HTC One is that it will receive 4G LTE soon with an upcoming software update. The phone will be compatible with Airtel’s 4G LTE bands.

Since HTC is not launching a high priced LTE variant like LG G2, it further makes HTC One a preferable alternative for those looking for a high end 4G LTE device. 4G LTE is still in initial stages of evolution, but if you are investing in a high end device, it’s wise to opt for a future proof one.

HTC One M8 comes with a beautiful and sleek metallic body with 5 inch full HD SLCD 3 display protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The phone is powered by 2.3 GHz quad core Snapdragon 800 chipset paired with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB internal storage. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh  and the 4 MP ultra pixel camera has been improved significantly for superior low light performance. For further insight you can read our HTC One M8 Hands on Review.

Key Specs

Model HTC One M8
Display 5 Inch Full HD
Processor 2.3 GHz Snapdragon 801 Quad Core
Internal Storage 16 GB / 32 GB, Expandable to 128 GB
OS Android 4.4 KitKat
Cameras 4 MP Ulrta pixel camera/ 5 MP
Battery 2600 mAh
Price 49,900 INR

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