HTC 8XT

78
Engadget
Score
78

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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Model

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone (Windows Phone)
Camera
yes
Screen size
4.3 inches

General

Type
Smartphone (Windows Phone)
Style
Bar
Antenna
Internal

Input

Input type
Touchscreen (Capacitive [finger])

Power

Battery type
Li-ion (1800 capacity mAh)

Camera

Camera
yes (8 megapixels) (yes)

Location

Location support
yes (GPS)

Storage

Memory card
Array

Connectivity

WiFi
yes
Bluetooth
Yes (unspecified version)

Media

Media playback
yes (MP3)

Messaging

SMS
yes
MMS
yes

Browser and email

Browser
HTML
Email
yes

Sync

Sync PIM data
yes (Windows)

Apps

Apps (default)
Array

Carriers

Regions offered
North America (US)

Radio type

Comm standard
Array

Display

Screen size
4.3 inches
Screen resolution
Other (800, 480)
Pixel density
217 PPI
Screen type
LCD (Active)

Alternate display

Secondary screen
no

Audio and voice

Audio / headset jack
3.5mm
Speakers
Stereo (yes) (no)

Hardware

CPU
1.4 GHz
CPU cores
Dual-core
RAM
1 GB
ROM
8192 MB

Other features

FM tuner
yes
NFC or RFID payment
yes