HTC 8X could be the official name of its upcoming Windows Phone 8 handset codenamed Accord

HTC 8X could be the official name of its upcoming Windows Phone 8 handset codenamed Accord
Leaked manual of the upcoming Windows Phone 8 device from HTC, dubbed so far the Accord, refers to the handset as the HTC Windows Phone 8X. Now we don't know if that will be the full name, as it seems rather long, but HTC 8X has all the chances to be a good title.

Of course, it will have to clash with all the "X"s out there, like 4X HD, XL, One X, and other Android reincarnations of that letter, but overall it is a good indication of an HTC flagship (think One X), but with WP8 on board.

The leaked manual shows that the handset will sport a dedicated camera button, and that oh-so-important LED notification light some people can't live without on their handsets - we have to admit that it is always handy to have.

source: Football4PDA (Twitter) via PocketNow


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10 Comments

1. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

i think HTC need to make a family line for WP8 and unified... i really like one series...

2. snowgator

Posts: 3621; Member since: Jan 19, 2011

A little wordy. Seems that "Keep It Simple Stupid" idea is lost on device makers these days. (ATIV.... I am looking at you!!) HTC 8X, like what PA has for the link to the device above, is simple, easy to remember, and fits in line with the "ONE X" naming system. Then just simply follow the naming system down the line.

4. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

they should keep the letters so that it will be destinguish by people if its high end, mid range, low end or flagship (like nokia, 1-3 being low end, 5-7 being midrange, 8 being boundery high end and 9 being flagship)

3. SuperMaoriBro

Posts: 533; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

What happened here? HTC decide to hit this thing with the ugly stick? Its but ugly.

5. StreetNerd

Posts: 870; Member since: Dec 08, 2010

6. darkskoliro

Posts: 1092; Member since: May 07, 2012

CAMERA BUTTON!

7. blinkdagger

Posts: 81; Member since: May 04, 2012

It can't be. I thought they were extinct. lol

8. redmd

Posts: 1925; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

All WP have camera buttons. It's a standard, something most Android OEM neglected except Sony.

9. Cyan3boN

Posts: 446; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

looks so squarish and unappealing.

10. apocalypsebc

Posts: 148; Member since: Dec 07, 2010

I thought we would see the Titan 3! WOW HTC... I guess their best WP8 device wont be here until beginning of next year.

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