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HTC 8XT

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PA Rating - 8
Posted: 26 Jun 2013
Market Status: Released US carrier availability: Available - Sprint

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Design
Device typeSmart phone  
OSWindows Phone 8  
Dimensions5.2 x 2.6 x 0.39 inches (132 x 66 x 10 mm)  
Weight4.94 oz (140 g)
the average is 4.8 oz (136 g)
  
Body materialSoft touch plastic  
Display
Physical size4.3 inches  
Resolution480 x 800 pixels  
Pixel density

Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

217 ppi  
Colors16 777 216  
TouchscreenMulti-touch  
FeaturesLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass  
Camera
Camera8 megapixels  
FlashLED  
Aperture size

Aperture size - The aperture of a camera is the opening through which light travels before it reaches the camera sensor. The smaller the number is, the bigger this opening is, allowing for more light to pass.

F2.0  
FeaturesBack-illuminated sensor (BSI), Autofocus, Burst mode, Geo tagging  
Camcorder1920x1080 (1080p HD)  
FeaturesPicture-taking during video recording  
Front-facing camera1.6 megapixels  
Hardware
System chip

System chip - Most modern handsets use an advanced chip that includes many of the device’s hardware modules like the processor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and sometimes even the wireless radio. This field shows what particular system chip (or System-on-a-Chip) is used in the phone.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930  
Processor

Processor - The processor is the main computing component of a phone and is a major factor when it comes to the overall speed of the device. Some more powerful smartphones use dual-core and quad-core processors designed to deliver greater performance.

Dual core, 1400 MHz, Krait 200  
Graphics processorAdreno 305  
System memory

System memory - System memory, or RAM memory is the type of memory that the device uses to temporarily store data from the OS or currently-running apps. The more RAM available to the device, the better the performance will be when multiple or heavier programs are running.

1024 MB RAM  
Built-in storage8 GB  
Storage expansionmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 64 GB  
Battery
Talk time14.00 hours
the average is 12 h (736 min)
  
Capacity1800 mAh  
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Multimedia
Music player   
Filter byAlbum, Artist, Playlists  
FeaturesAlbum art cover, Background playback, Beats Audio  
SpeakersEarpiece, Stereo speakers  
Internet browsing
Built-in online services supportFacebook, Twitter  
Technology
CDMA

CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

800, 1900 MHz  
FDD LTE1900 (band 2) MHz  
DataLTE, EV-DO Rev.A  
Micro SIMYes  
Positioning

Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass  
NavigationYes  
Connectivity
Bluetooth4.0  
Wi-Fi802.11 a, b, g, n  
Mobile hotspotYes  
USBUSB 2.0  
ConnectormicroUSB  
FeaturesMass storage device, USB charging  
OtherNFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync  
Other features
NotificationsHaptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone  
Additional microphone/sfor Noise cancellation, Video recording  
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass  
OtherVoice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording  
Availability
Officially announced26 Jun 2013  
Shopping information
MSRP price$ 100  

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