The newly announced HTC One (M8) has already revealed all its secrets in the official presentation, but little by little we are discovering some interesting details. For example, the fact that We will soon have a pure Android HTC One (M8).
Although it was expected that the Taiwanese manufacturer repeat the strategy that triggered with the HTC One, it wasn’t entirely sure. The confirmation comes through the applications as HTC is releasing on Google Play and that they do not form an integral part of HTC Sense 6. Not only that: we also have Developer Edition.
HTC customization layer so far offered a set of native applications that were not available independently, but that already being ignored for HTC Sense 6: the company has been offering gradually some of the new tools custom Google Play.
Including is HTC Gallery, the new photo management application for HTC One (M8) that can be used by other users, and in whose description appears precisely the mention to the edition of this pure Android smartphone:
HTC Gallery provides you with a wide range of simple and fast ways to locate your photos. Image Match, you simply have to choose a photo with the object or person that you want to find, and you will find similar photos for you. Timeline View allows you to locate images per day, month or year. And POI Location searches for photos taken in a particular place. It is now easier and faster to find all photos that you need. Support for HTC One (M8) Google Play Edition is limited to HTC Photo Edit.
That last phrase that we’ve marked in bold precisely It shows the imminent appearance of the edition of the pure Android HTC One (M8) (also known as Google Play Edition) and without the layer of customization of HTC. The price of this model is $ 699
As indicated in the Android Community, the developer of the One HTC (M8) Edition It is also now available in the U.S. edition of Google Play tent, where sold to 649 dollars, the same price as the consumer Edition.