HTC acknowledges hardware Wi-Fi issue on One X

While the HTC One X was recently privy to a software update that was purported to improve Wi-Fi connectivity and throughput on the device, some users continued to insist that there is a hardware issue with some HTC One Xs...
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48 Comments

6. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

No their quality is not decreasing. This happens all the time. Look when you mass produce something there are always some bad units that make it to the public. This happens to ALL OEM's. HTC has a history of making very HIGH quality devices, look at the reviews, they say HTC build quality is TOP NOTCH!

11. AbhiD

Posts: 655; Member since: Apr 06, 2012

it's not "just some" units this time... a large no. of people across the world have been affected by this issue

19. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

You & I really don't know that for sure. Also based on this article HTC is acknowledging the issue. I quote: "While many customers have not experienced any problems with signal strength, we have taken immediate steps to implement a solution in our production process to prevent this issue from happening in the future". At least they are admitting some problem unlike Apple who said that people are holding their products wrong. Based on that how do you know it's "a large no"? Like I said you and I don't know for sure so let's not pretend to know the answer here when we clearly don't. HTC makes an ABOVE average phone & their people are working very hard to fix this issue in the future. HTC’s quality is not decreasing as you said before.

14. jove39

Posts: 2143; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

One X has unibody construction...build quilaity is un-arguably best...and display...I'll just say...you won't miss SAMOLED :) Performance wise...on daily usage...I don't see any diff from my sgs2 (with exynos)...I thought my sgs2 running aokp has best sound quality...but beats audio can reproducce low sounds very effectively...its pleasure to listen music.

31. lsutigers

Posts: 832; Member since: Mar 08, 2009

Have you seen the EVO 4G LTE aluminum unibody? That phone screams quality, easily the best built phone in recent memory. The One X is no slouch either. HTC has always built quality phones, to the point where they wonte enter the low end market in China due to the sacrifise

10. thachlel

Posts: 75; Member since: Apr 20, 2012

It's not only the international version, here at&t us version has the wifi problem as well. My one x keeps dropped connection (on and off) to 15 foot away from router

13. Dejavu_LT

Posts: 51; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

Htc One X is one big problem...shame on HTC, this is not high end phone, this is dead end phone..

16. bubbadoes

Posts: 1225; Member since: May 03, 2012

Started with the Thunderbolt....and they are releasing phones with the same issues...reason for declining sales...they havent produced nothing of significant value on vw to date....thunderbolt..rhyme..trophy..rezound..incre​dible 1 and 2..all flops

18. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Maybe people should buy better phones next time. I find fruit to be more favorable than green with bugs.

43. tedkord

Posts: 17201; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

I think your fruit fermented, and that's why you think its best. You're drunk.

20. Iphone4 unregistered

HTC one x fail so many prob. only buy if like see the phone not for use

21. EclipseGSX

Posts: 1770; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

The only thing that is fail is your english

38. SvbZero

Posts: 27; Member since: Jun 07, 2012

The most recent OTA Update from HTC to try & fix the issue had a negative effect on the phone's performance as well.. HTC has yet to acknowledge this..

44. SvbZero

Posts: 27; Member since: Jun 07, 2012

Wow seriously.. thumbs down for trying to make it known that mine.. as well as others who installed the recent OTA Update from HTC for the One X impacted the performance???

45. SvbZero

Posts: 27; Member since: Jun 07, 2012

Before the OTA Update I would score over 5,000 regularly.. Now.. after more than 60 tests ran on a full charge on Quadrant Standard I can't score a single 5,000 to save my life! I'm not the only one who has noticed this!

46. SvbZero

Posts: 27; Member since: Jun 07, 2012

I love the phone regardless.. But a lot of times.. Updates can cause issues where before.. there were none!

47. crysiswarmonger

Posts: 81; Member since: Feb 06, 2012

I was waiting months to get a HTC One X, but before they released I switched to Verizon and bought a used Rezound. I know I made the right choice, specs and phone display sound and look great, but no true multitasking and antenna problems.... what else?

48. SvbZero

Posts: 27; Member since: Jun 07, 2012

Kinda late with this post.. but the issue I complained about seems to have been fixed with the most recent OTA update. I've scored higher than ever on Quadrant Standard now with a 5643.. Pretty damn amazing for a dual core phone :)
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