While HTC's latest flagship brings many new features, the aesthetic design of the device remains largely untouched in comparison to its predecessor. Many Android enthusiasts throughout the community were expecting a large redesign of one of the most beautiful handsets ever released, but what we got is something more along the lines of an 'HTC One M8S". So this begs the question, is the M9 worth the upgrade if you already own the M8? Current HTC One M8 users chime in and let us know your thoughts.
Happy Holidays from XDA Developer TV
The year 2013 is coming to an end, and it’s been quite feature packed! We’ve reviewed a lot of hardware—some great and some not so great—everything from the Nvidia Shield to the HTC One and Oppo N1, and even a set of Mark 2 Google Glass. We’ve taught you everything you need to know about Tasker and phone automation. We’ve helped you get a job, we’ve reviewed apps and we’ve reported the news.
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