HTC 8XT

Announced:
Jun 26, 2013
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Jul 19, 2013

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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HTC 8XT

Announced: Jun 26, 2013
Market status: Released
Release date: Jul 19, 2013

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
Read Full Review
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.6 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Dual-core, 1400 MHz
  • Storage 8 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 1800 mAh
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

Display size:

4.3 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

217 ppi

Screen-to-body ratio:

60.34 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

8 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Features:

Picture-taking during video recording

Front:

1.6 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.2 x 2.6 x 0.39 inches (132 x 66 x 10 mm)

Weight:

4.94 oz (140 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8930

Processor:

Dual-core, 1400 MHz, Krait 200

GPU:

Adreno 305

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

8 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 64 GB

OS:

Windows Phone, 8

Battery

Capacity:

1800 mAh

Talk time:

14.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)

Cellular

CDMA:

800, 1900 MHz

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2

Data:

LTE

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 02, 2013

FCC ID value:

NM8PO88100 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.77 W/kg

Body:

1.03 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.31 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.31 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 100

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Thick body (0.39 inches)
  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (217 ppi)

Description

The 8XT has nothing to brag about in terms of hardware. Under the hood hides a 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 400 chip with 1GB of RAM and 8 gigs of internal storage that you can expand via microSD cards. The phone will of course support Sprint’s new and fast 4G LTE network.

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