The upcoming Windows smartphone from HTC, called as Windows Phone 8X has officially announced and now it has appear on HTC website. Comes with latest Windows Phone 8 as the operating system, sleek, slim and solid design and impressive Snapdragon S4 dual core processor, HTC Windows Phone 8X smartphone is one of the best Windows 8 smartphone that you should take a look. If you one of the Windows smartphone fans and looking for new smartphone, you can check the 8X’s details specs and features below.
HTC 8X comes with new sleek iconic design with polycarbonate chassis, HTC Windows Phone 8X smartphone is soft to the touch and very comfortable to hold in your hand. Weighing at 130 g with 1800 mAh Lithium ion Polymer battery and measures 132.35 x 66.2 x 10.12 mm, the smartphone can fit perfectly in your small purse or pocket. Similar with Nokia Lumia 920, this model will be available in several stylish eye-catching colours (California Blue, Graphite Black, Flame Red and Limelight Yellow) to meet your life style.
Inside, the Windows Phone 8 smartphone will powered by 1.5GHZ Snapdragon S4 dual core processor, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage and sports 4.3 inch Super LCD 2 touchscreen display with support maximum resolution at 720 x 1280 pixels. It capable to playing 720p video playback, protected by Corning Gorilla® Glass 2 and offer stunning viewing experience, even in bright sunlight. Sadly, it lacks MicroSD card slot for memory expansion.
On the back, 8 megapixel auto focus camera with Led Flash, BSI sensor and HTC’s ImageChip provides bright, rich, beautiful and natural color for photos and videos, while on the front you’ll also find higher resolutions front facing camera than majority of smartphone on the market, the 2.1-megapixel camera with the ultra-wide-angle, an f/2.0 and dedicated HTC ImageChip for improving result. The rear camera capable to record 1080p video, while the front facing camera support 720p video recording.
The company claims if HTC 8X is the first Windows smartphone that provides ultimate audio experience, The stereo speakers with built-in amplifier and Beats Audio technology delivers crisp, clear, rich and loud audio reproduction when you listening musics, playing games or streaming video. Like other high end device, the upcoming smartphone also has few sensor, include Ambient light sensor, G-Sensor, Proximity sensor and Digital compass, as well as Internal GPS antenna with GLONASS.
Speaking of interface and connectivity, it has 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, micro USB port, microSIM tray, NFC, DLNA, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n. Working on GSM/GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 MHz and HSPA/WCDMA: 850/900/1900/2100 MHz, this model lacks 4G LTE mobile broadband support. Of course, it also compatible with a lot of multimedia files, such as 3gp, .3g2, .mp4, m4v, asf, .wmv, mp4 for video files and aac, .amr, .m4a, .mp3, .wav, .asf, .wma for audio files. No word on US pricing, but HTC Windows Phone 8X expected will be ready for purchase in UK market next month on with price tag around at £398.98 (around €497) with two year warranty.