HDC One M8 Review: A 1:1 Clone HTC One M8 Smartphone

HDC One M8 Review: A 1:1 Clone HTC One M8 Smartphone

Nowadays, HTC One M8 is one of the popular smartphones, and there also has some HTC M8 clones phones in the market, such as Goophone M8. This time , the leading role of this testing is also a HTC One M8 high clones phone, which named HDC One M8, and it’s providing by our sponsor androidcarts, now, let us have a comprehensive review of HDC One M8.

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HDC One M8 Review—Unboxing

HDC one M8


1 x built-in 2400mAh Battery

1 x 3.5mm Earphone

1 x USB Cable

1 x Charger

1 x User Manual

HDC One M8 Review—Design

HTC M8 clone

HDC One M8 has be called “1:1 HTC One M8 high clones phone”, so its’ appearance design is very similar to HTC One M8. In the front, we do find a 5 inch screen, and above the screen, we notice the front camera and the speaker. Besides, below the screen are three built-in virtual keys、HDC Logo and another speaker, those three virtual key only visible when being lit up.


On the sides we immediately find the Micro-SIM card slot/Volume button on the right sides, and the TF card slot on the right side. Meanwhile, at the top/bottom of HDC M8, it’s also including the Power button、Headphone jack and USB Port.


When turning HDC M8 over, we could see the rear camera and dual LED flashlight, which is same to HTC One M8. For its’ shell couldn’t be removed, we couldn’t see the battery of HDC M8. In addition, like HTC One M8, the body of HDC M8 also made of Aluminum Alloy materials.



HDC One M8 Review—Screen

hdc m8 smartphone

This time, HDC One M8 is still decorating a 5.0 inch IPS screen with a resolution of 1028*720 pixels. Certainly it couldn’t compared with HTC M8, which adopt 5 inch 1080P Super Clear LCD screen. However, the screen quality looks well, and the viewing angles of its’ screen are also good.


HDC One M8 Review—Performance&Features

Different from HTC M8, HDC One M8 isn’t adopt Snapdragon processor, it still uses MTK program. This time, HDC One M8 runs 1.3 GHz MTK6582 Quad-core processor along with 1G RAM and 8G ROM. So, in our daily use, it will have no problem.


During Antutu score benchmark, HDC One M8 has reached 3,7951 points, which is a rather good score, and it is better than most other smartphones. In addition, HDC One M8 supports GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz and WCDMA 850/2100MHz network, meanwhile, its’ WIFI and Bluebooth functions run well.


HDC One M8 Review—Shortcoming


  1. Operating System

Nowadays, the lastest Operating System is Android 4.4 KitKat OS, and many latest smartphones also adopt this Android OS. However, HDC One M8 just still runs Android 4.2 OS, which may makes many users feel disappointed.

  1. Processor

Recently, more and more smartphones had equipped with MTK Octa-core processor. But, HDC One M8 has just adopted 1.3GHz MTK6582 Quad-core processor.

  1. Features

Different from other smartphones, HDC One M8 lacks of several useful functions, such as OTG、NFC、Wireless Display and other functions, and its’ GPS function always can not work fine in other countries, So it will let us down.

HDC One M8 Review–Battery&Camera

Battery is one of the factors to consider when buying a new mobile phone, for people like use smartphone to watch TV or play game, they would prefer to the large battery phone. However, HDC One M8 only providing a 2400mAh battery, which could be changed, so you may need to prepare a Charging Po.

HDC phone

As for its’ camera functions, HDC One M8 is equipped with 2.0MP front+8.0MP rear dual camera, with dual flashlight and auto focus. During our testing, the optical light is rather good, so the photos look good; if the Cloudy day or night, it may not well.

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In my opinion, HDC One M8 smartphone could considered as a good smartphone, it owns mainstream specs and good appearance, and compare with HTC M8, HDC M8 has an afforable price. Certainly, it may owns several defects, such as lack of several functions, GPS can’t work fine, don’t run Android 4.4 OS. If you want to buy a “cheap HTC One M8”, you may consider HDC One M8.

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