Android lovers have one more option to choose from among the many Android smartphones available today. The HTC One X + is expected to hit the market this month, so if you have made plans to buy the HTC One X, its predecessor, you may want to reconsider your options. In this post, we take a look at the tech specs and availability of the HTC One X .
The highlight of the HTC One X + is its powerful 1.7GHz quad-core Nvidia Tegra 3 chip, 64 GB internal storage, 1.6 mega pixels front camera, 2100 mAh battery capacity, and Android Jelly Bean platform with HTC Sense 4+. Compared to the HTC One X, which only features a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, 32 GB storage, 1.3 mega pixels front camera, 1800 mAh battery capacity, and Android ICS with HTC Sense 4. The Sense 4 + lets users get the advantage of powerful camera features such as facial recognition and camera clicks in lock mode, plus a Tap and Go feature to connect the phone instantly to the Beats audio speaker. The rest of the features and components of the phone are on par with the HTC One X, which in itself is a wholesome smartphone.
At a Glance: Tech Specs of HTC One X +
Size : 134.36 x 69.9 x 8.9mm
Weight : 135 grams
Display : 4.7 inch super LCD 2 touch screen with Gorilla® Glass 2
Resolution : HD 720p
Battery: Embedded & rechargeable Li-ion Polymer battery with capacity :2100 mAh
CPU Speed : NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 1.7 GHz, Quad core
Platform : Android™ with HTC Sense™
Memory : 64GB
Size : 134.36 x 69.9 x 8.9mm
Sensors : Gyro sensor, G-Sensor, digital compass, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor
Connectivity : 3.5 mm stereo audio jack, NFC capable, Bluetooth 4.0 compliant, Bluetooth with aptX™ enabled, Wi-Fi®: IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n, DLNA® for wirelessly streaming media from the phone to a compatible TV or computer, micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port with mobile high-definition video link (MHL) for USB or HDMI connection
Sound : Studio-quality sound with Beats Audio™ built in
- 8 megapixel camera with auto focus, LED flash, and BSI sensor (for better low-light captures)
- F2.0 aperture and 28mm lens
- 1080p HD video recording
- 1.6 megapixel front camera (720p for video recording)
- Dedicated HTC ImageChip
- VideoPic: Capture a 6 megapixel photo while shooting HD video at the same time
- Continuous shooting: One-press continuous shooting captures up to 99 shots
- Smart Flash: Five levels of flash automatically set by distance to subject
- Smart Scene: Automatically detects the environment and sets you up to capture the best shot
- Sightseeing mode: Ensures that your camera is always ready for your next great shot
- Video stabilization: Removes shakiness for smooth, professional videos
- Slow motion video capture and playback
Multimedia Support : Audio Playback: .aac, .amr, .ogg, .m4a, .mid, .mp3, .wav, .wma; Audio Recording: .amr
Video Playback: .3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .wmv; .avi (MP4 ASP and MP3); Video Recording: .mp4
The HTC One X + is available in Europe and North Asia from October and in South Asia from November 2012. The dates for release is North America is still awaited.
While the HTC One X + is certainly not a revolutionary device like the Samsung Galaxy S3, you might still consider buying HTC’s device, simply because you’re a fan. If you already own a HTC One X or the HTC One S, remember the Android Jelly Bean update will be rolling out soon.
Meanwhile, enjoy this quick video review of the HTC One X from Recombu.