Comparison iPhone 5S vs HTC One M8: which one to buy?

iPhone 5S vs HTC One M8 - Comparatif iPhone 5S vs HTC One M8 : lequel acheter ?

The HTC One M8 released a few days ago has all of a great but what is it worth in the face ofiPhone 5S Apple? This comparison should teach you a little more about the new phone from the Taiwanese manufacturer.

iPhone 5S vs HTC One M8 - Comparison iPhone 5S vs HTC One M8: which one to buy?

iPhone 5S and HTC One M8: presentations

TheiPhone 5S, released in September 2013, obviously runs on Apple’s iOS. With dimensions of 123.8 * 58.6 * 7.6 mm and a weight of 112 grams, it is very light. Its dual-core processor clocked at 1.3 Ghz has 1 GB of RAM memory. On the side of the 4 inch screen (640 × 1136 pixels), it displays a resolution of 326 ppi. Finally, its autonomy is correct with 10 hours in activity and 250 hours in standby.

Like all other Apple products today, it does not have an NFC chip or memory slot. However, it is compatible with all 4G networks in France, unlike the iPhone 5. Its 8 megapixel camera with flash, autofocus and image stabilizer guarantees excellent shots.

The HTC One M8, which was released in March 2014, runs on the Android (Google) operating system. It measures 146.4 * 70.6 * 9.4 mm and weighs 160 grams. With a processor of 4 cores clocked at 2.3 Ghz, it has 2 GB of RAM memory. Its 5 inch screen (1080 × 1920 pixels) has a resolution of 441 ppi. On the autonomy side, count 14 hours in activity and 271 hours on standby.

Like the Galaxy S4, it has an NFC chip and is compatible with French 4G networks. Its main weakness is its 4 megapixel camera with flash, autofocus and image stabilization. Finally, the HTC One M8 is compatible with TransFlash / microSD cards.

Price comparison

As for prices, the iPhone 5S is available from € 569.99 without subscription and from € 169.90 with subscription.

On the HTC One M8 side, it is available from € 629 without subscription and from € 139.90 with subscription.

Which one to buy?

Despite the fact that the HTC One M8 is more powerful due to its recent release on the smartphone market, the iPhone 5S remains an excellent phone. At the risk of repeating ourselves, you will first have to compare the two operating systems to make your choice, Android and iOS being very different in terms of user experience.