HTC Launches 8X and 8S Windows Phone 8: Features and Specs
We had some big announcements from many Technology giants in last few days. Like Samsung’s Galaxy S3 is still leading, Nokia launched its Lumia 920 and 820 with wireless Charging facility, Motorola’s RAZR series, Kindle fire and Apple’s iPhone 5. And yet some more to come, it’s from HTC now. HTC launches its two new gadgets in the market today and they are HTC 8X and HTC 8S with Windows 8 OS.
As we aware of HTC, is a global leader in mobile phones, it is now settled with microsoft and launches these phones. These are the first Signature Windows phones. Of course these gadgets are not simple for sure. HTC’s newly launched HTC 8X and HTC 8S are loaded with some extra cool features.
“Pairing HTC’s beautiful new Windows Phone 8X and 8S with our brand is a big milestone for both companies,” said Steve Ballmer, CEO of Microsoft. Lastly he added “Together we are offering customers a clear choice and a truly unique experience. I’m thrilled to take our longstanding partnership to the next level.”
I personally likes its colors. Yes, these phones are as colored as Nokia’s Lumia 920. Let see some features of these devices.
[Note]Features of HTC 8X:[/Note]
- 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor
- 1GB of RAM
- 4.3-inch display
- Has an 8-megapixel camera along with HTC’s dedicated ImageChip
- 2.1-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.0, wide-angle lens
- 16GB of built-in memory- No Memory Card Slot here
- Bluetooth 2.1
- 4G LTE
- Beats Audio
- NFC and more.
- The 8X seems lighter, thinner, and less bulky than any other phones featured the same like this.
[Note]Features of HTC 8S:[/Note]
- 4-inch display
- 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor
- 512MB of RAM
- Has a 5-megapixel rear camera with 720p stereo video recording as well as HTC’s ImageChip
- 4GB of storage- Memory card Slot is present
- Bluetooth 2.1
- FM radio
- Beats Audio and an expandable memory slot
So, this is all we have to get you for now. HTC has made an announcement that, these new devices will go on sale starting in November. And of course these devices will also offered by the three biggest career giants, AT&T, Verizon and T-mobile as well. Here we have cool pictures of these devices. Ahhh it’s not Lumia.
So, for now everyone expecting the price list and release dates for these devices to be announced at a Microsoft’s event in the upcoming October. Till then we all have to wait and watch. And we can clearly see a big competitor for Nokia’s Lumia series now. Hard time starts for Nokia. What do you think? What will be the price of these amazing devices? Do you expect any other features from these devices? Let us know in the comment box below.