HTC wowed everyone when they announced One Series at MWC 2012. In an attempt to take Samsung off the perch, HTC unveiled series of Android Smartphones powered by quad-core processors. HTC One X is one of the eye-catcher from this series. Packed with amazing features, this device comes along heavy price tag. Read more below to find out if you want to have this beast in your pocket.
Technical Specifications of HTC One X
Processor: 1.5 GHz Quad-core Processor
Operating System: Android Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0)
Display: 4.7 inch Super IPS LCD2 capcitive display (720 x 1280)
RAM: 1 GB
Storage: 32 GB (no expansion available)
Camera: Rear 8 megapixels with LED flash, front 1.3 megapixels
Overview of HTC One X
HTC One X is turning out to be flagship device for HTC. With its cool looks and thin build, this one is a delight to eyes. White in color and flashing HTC logo on head in sliver metal finish, HTC One X is surely smartest “looking” Android Smartphone currently in market. But its not just about the look, the beast has powerpacked hardware inside to blow your mind off!
HTC One X features 4.7 inch HD LCD IPS display. So when you touch the screen no waves of blue, violet color will flow away from point you touch. White curves are sharp at corners with unibody chassis fitting camera on the rear. Camera has metallic ring around it. Seems like HTC has taken a very good care about looks of their flagship device. Dimensions of HTC One X measure 134.36 x 69.9 x 8.9 mm with weighing factor of 130 gms. Its curves allow you to have solid tight grip on device despite of its thinness.
On the software counterpart, HTC One X features Android 4.0 aka Ice Cream Sandwich with HTC’s own HTC Sense interface. When you On it first time, Android OS introduced you with new features that includes new way to customize home screen or an array of option that appears after pressing Home button for quite long. Android OS is very flexible where you can even personalize tabs that appear at the bottom of Menu screen. Most interesting part is acess to Google Play Store. It has been renowned to tile interface for easier access and browsing. And when you are done using some app, just access Recent Apps and swipe them away from screen to close them. Clever.
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HTC One X features huge 8 megapixels camera but its performance is disappointing. Though it is capable of capturing HD videos, still images might offer disappointing results as compared to 8 megapixels camera of other Smartphones in market. Quad-core processor of HTC One X has turned out to be real playmaker for this flagship device. With capabilities of runnig multiple threads at a time, you hardly experience any lag when multiple applications are open.
Battery life is most important concern when it comes to Smartphones. HTC One X performs quite well on this front but not extraordinary. Fast processors and latest operating systems are of no use if device swithces off every 2-4 hours and then. HTC One X promises 6-7 hours of battery life on continuous Wi-Fi usage.
Price of HTC One X
Mind-blowing asthetics, power of quad-core processor, smarter Android OS and whooping 4.7 inch display surely won’t cost you less than 40,000 INR. However, in retails shops you might get HTC One X for aroudn 37,000 INR. You can have more information about HTC One X from their official website. In United States, HTC One X is available for $199.99 with 2 years contract from AT&T. You can get “no commitment” device for $549.99.