Two months ago, we have reported if HTC has officially introduced the gorgeous and powerful HTC 8X in UK market and now the device has appears in selected retailer and carrier in the United Kingdom (Expansys, Phones4u, Clove, Unlocked Mobiles and O2. Just like its name, HTC 8X smartphone is preloaded with new Windows Phone 8 as the operating system, as well as stylish and colorful design, thin and light body and powerful performance. If you have a plan to buy Windows smartphone and missed the 8X news, you can check detail specs, features and price below.
The Windows Phone 8 smartphone powered by a dual core Snapdragon S4 processor with a clock speed of 1.5 GHZ, 1GB of RAM and integrated with 16GB of memory storage. The 4.3 inch High Definition display uses Super LCD 2 technology provides 342ppi, protected by Gorilla Glass 2 and support maximum resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. Like HTC One X Android smartphone, HTC 8X brings a 8.0 Mega Pixel Rear Camera with an F2.0 aperture, LED Flash 28mm lens, BSI sensor and support 1080p HD video recording and also lacks microSD card for memory expansion.
The iconic smartphone has a 2.1 front facing camera with dedicated HTC ImageChip, Wide-angle lens and support 1080p HD video recording, micro USB port, a 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, Internal GPS antenna with GLONASS and few sensors, includes G-Sensor, Ambient light sensor, Digital compass and Proximity sensor. The most interesting features is the stereo speakers with Beats Audio technology. HTC said if the 8X is the first Windows Smartphone that shipped with Beats’s stereo speakers and built-in amplifier.
Other features are NFC, DLNA, Bluetooth 2.1 with Enhanced Data Rate, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n and a 1800 mAh Li-ion Polymer battery. Weighing only at 130 grams with polycarbonate chassis and just 10.12 mm thick, the 8X Windows Mobile smartphone feel comfortable in your hand. If you live in UK, you can grab HTC 8X Windows Phone 8 in O2 for price of £379, £399 from Clove or Expansys or £398.98 from Unlocked Mobiles.