In June 2014, HTC launched a plastic variant of the HTC One targeted at parts of Asia and Eastern Europe. Dubbed the E8, this one's done up in plastic and sports just a single rear camera — a 13-megapixel unit, like the One Mini 2. Besides that we're mostly dealing with a familiar set of internals from the HTC One M8 — Snapdragon 801 processor, 2GB of RAM and HTC's Sense 6 UI, with features like BlinkFeed and Motion Launch.
Plastic HTC One
25 July 2014
HTC swaps metal for plastic in this re-imagining of its 2014 flagship
Over the past year, HTC has made a name for itself with high-quality metal smartphones in the HTC One series...
HTC One E8
18 July 2014
Turns out an M8 in a plastic shell is still a pretty awesome phone.
A couple of months after the launch of the HTC One M8 came word of a new plastic-clad variant aimed at emerging markets — the HTC One E8...
03 June 2014
If you've been longing for a polycarbonate version of the HTC One M8, minus the Ultrapixel camera, today's your lucky day. If you're in Asia.
The HTC One E8 is now official...
03 June 2014
It's an HTC One. Mostly. The HTC One E8 takes most of the specs we've come to know and love in the M8, but replaces the 4-"UltraPixel" camera with a traditional 13MP shooter, puts it all in a plastic body and calls it a day...
29 May 2014
Following recent rumors of a plastic HTC One being in the works, HTC China has taken the wraps off this new model with a post on Weibo linking to a promotional site for the phone...
08 October 2014
HTC today announced that a number of its current phones will receive an update in the coming months to add in the new "HTC Eye Experience" features that are debuting in the new HTC Desire Eye...