HTC rolls out first signature Windows Phone 8 handsets
PanARMENIAN.Net - HTC and Microsoft have unveiled the first signature Windows Phone
handset, the Windows Phone 8X, featuring Beats audio and a 4.3-inch high resolution screen, Digital Spy said.
The new HTC phone runs Microsoft's latest mobile operating system, Windows Phone 8, sporting the Live Tiles user interface and offering various improvements to the software.
The 8X matches the 4.3-inch 720p HD super LCD 2 display with a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, Beats Audio, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, and NFC support.
Another new handset, the mid-range Windows Phone 8S by HTC, gets a dual-core S4 1GHz processor augmented by 512MB of RAM, along with a smaller 4-inch screen and no Beats Audio.
Both smartphones feature a uni-body design based around the OS, sculpted with tapered edges to make them feel thin and comfortable in the hand.
HTC intends to offer them in a range of premium matte finishes. The Windows Phone 8X will come in California Blue, Graphite Black, Flame Red and Limelight Yellow.