We have been hearing rumors for some time of a Windows Phone version of the HTC One M8, the handset is now official and it will be called the HTC One (M8) for Windows.
The HTC One M8 for Windows comes with similar hardware to the Android HTC One M8, the device will launch with Verizon Wireless in the U.S.
“The HTC One (M8) for Windows is true to the flagship product’s award-winning design and unique experience while also taking the best of what Windows Phone has to offer,” said Darren Laybourn, corporate Vice President of Engineering for Microsoft. “We succeeded in offering customers the best of both our worlds with this phone.”
The HTC One M8 for Windows features a 5 inch full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, the device comes with a quad core 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor and 2GB of RAM.
For storage you get 32GB of included storage, this can be expanded by a further 128GB via the microSD card slot, and the device comes with HTC BoomSound, GPS, WiFi, Bluetooth and 4G LTE.
The HTC One M8 for Windows features a front facing 5 megapixel camera for video chat and selfies, the device also comes with a dual HTC Ultrapixel camera on the back of the device.
The handset comes with the latest version of Microsoft’s mobile OS, Windows Phone 8.1, which includes Microsoft’s Cortana, you can find out more details over at HTC at the link below.