HTC Widows Phone 8S Vs HTC Widows Phone 8X, detailed comparison between HTC Windows 8 smartphones


Do you want to buy HTC Windows 8 phone and looking for major differences between HTC Widows Phone 8S and HTC Widows Phone 8X? Read the experts views on HTC Widows Phone 8X Vs HTC Widows Phone 8S to know the differences between HTC Widows Phone 8S and HTC Widows Phone 8X in detailed comparison between the two latest HTC Windows Phone 8 smartphones.

HTC Widows Phone 8X VS HTC Widows Phone 8S


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HTC has officially announced HTC Windows phone 8S and HTC Windows phone 8X on September 2012. HTC Windows phone 8S and HTC Windows phone 8X are Windows 8 phone from HTC. You can see the complete specifications, reviews and features below.

Operating frequency of HTC Windows Phone 8S and HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S has operating frequencies of GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, GSM 1900 in GSM range. And HSDPA 900, HSDPA 2100 in 3G range. There is no 4G support in this phone.

HTC Windows Phone 8X has operating frequencies of GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800, and GSM 1900 in GSM range. And HSDPA 900, HSDPA 2100, HSDPA 850, HSDPA 1900 in 3G range. There is no 4G support in this HTC phone.

Dimension of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S is coming with the dimension of 63 mm width, 120.5 mm height and 10.3 mm thickness. Weight of the HTC Windows Phone 8S is approximately 113 grams. HTC Windows Phone 8S contains touch sensitive controls. This phone is very user friendly and comfortable, because it has only 113 gram weight. So it feels like a little toy.

HTC Windows Phone 8X is coming with the dimension of 66.2 mm width, 132.4 mm height and 10.1 mm thickness. The weight of the HTC Windows Phone 8X is approximately 130 grams. It contains touch sensitive controls. This phone is very comfortable and user friendly because it weighs only 130 gram. So it feels like a simple toy. But it has more weight than HTC Windows Phone 8S.

Display of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S is coming with a 4.0 inch touch screen. It has screen width resolution of 480 pixels and screen height resolution as 800 pixels. HTC Windows Phone 8S has S-LCD capacitive touch screen with 16 million colors. It supports multi touch feature. We can see that the touchscreen looked clear, bright and even under the sunny rays that were beaming through the window in our demo room. So this is one of the main advantage of HTC Windows Phone 8S.
Corning Gorilla Glass is used to protect the screen of HTC Windows Phone 8S. The inclusion of this glass means that the HTC Windows Phone 8S should be able to withstand an odd knock. HTC Windows Phone 8S is not slim like the HTC Windows Phone 8X. The display gives a sleek and good finish to decent looking phone. The 4 inch, WVGA or 800x480 display is the common display screen resolution of the majority of smart phones. It has approximate 16 million of colors to give you the exact color of the picture and videos when you are watching them on the HTC touch screen. It has touch user input through touch screen. Also, it contains some dedicated keys in the surface of the phones.

HTC Windows Phone 8X coming with a 4.3 inch touch screen. It has screen height resolution as 1280 pixels and screen width resolution as 720 pixels. HTC Windows Phone 8X has S-LCD2 capacitive touch screen with 16 million colors. It supports multitouch. We can see the touch screen still looked bright and clear, even under the sunny rays that were beaming through the window in our demo room. So this is one of the advantages of HTC Windows Phone 8X.
Corning Gorilla Glass 2 is used to protect the display screen of HTC Windows Phone 8X. The inclusion of this glass means that the phone should be able to withstand the odd knock. HTC Windows Phone 8X is slimmer than the Windows Phone 8S. The display gives a sleek and good finish to decent looking phone. The 4.3 inch, 1280x7200 display is the common display resolution of the majority of smart phones. It has approximate 16 million of colors to give you the exact color of the picture and videos when you are watching them on the touch screen. It has touch user input through touch screen. Also, it contains some dedicated keys in the surface of the phones.

Connectivity of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S comes with single Micro-SIM facility, that means we can only operate single Micro-SIM simultaneously using this phone. HTC Windows Phone 8S comes with Micro – USB charging connector to charge the Windows 8 phone via USB charger. And it comes with Micro – USB data connector so that you can connect to your laptop or PC for data transfer and internet connectivity. HTC Windows Phone 8S comes with 3.5 mm universal audio connector. Having 3.5 mm audio connector is also an advantage as you can plug in your favorite ear phones or head phones and listen to the cool music without having any implications to use Nokia handset headphones only.
HTC Windows Phone 8S has micro – USB version 2.0 connector through which micro – USB data connector will be attached. HTC Windows Phone 8S has no Near Field Communication facility. This is one of the disadvantage of HTC Windows Phone 8S. Because Near Field Communication is the latest connectivity technology for Smart Phones. It has Bluetooth 2.1 to provide you average wireless Bluetooth transfer facility. HTC Windows Phone 8S has WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n facility.
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HTC Windows Phone 8X comes with single Micro-SIM facility, which means we can only operate single Micro-SIM simultaneously using this phone. HTC Windows Phone 8X comes with Micro – USB charging connector to charge the Windows 8 phone via USB charger. And it comes with Micro – USB data connector so that you can connect to your laptop or PC for data transfer and internet connectivity. HTC Windows Phone 8X comes with 3.5 mm universal audio connector. Having 3.5 mm audio connector is also an advantage as you can plug in your favorite ear phones or head phones and listen to the cool music without having any implications to use Nokia handset headphones only.
HTC Windows Phone 8X has micro – USB version 2.0 connector through which micro – USB data connector will be attached. HTC Windows Phone 8S has no Near Field Communication facility. This is one of the disadvantages of HTC Windows Phone 8X. It has Bluetooth 2.1 to provide you average wireless Bluetooth transfer facility. HTC Windows Phone 8X has WLAN IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n and dual-band facility.

Memory of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S has 4 GB internal memory. So we can store large amount of audio and video files in phone memory. Also, it has an extended memory support up to 32 GB. This is the common features of most of the Smart Phones. Also, 512 MB RAM is included on it. HTC Windows Phone 8S has mass storage memory feature up to 7 GB in SkyDrive.

HTC Windows Phone 8X has 16 GB internal memory. So we can store large amount of audio and video files in phone memory. There is no memory card slot. So we cannot insert memory card to phone. This is the disadvantage of the Smart Phones. Also, 1 GB RAM included on it.

Data Network of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S has supports only GSM and HSDPA. It supports EDGE or EGPRS. There is no 4G support in this phone. 4G is the latest technology in Smart Phones. So data transmission speed is average. The speed of the HTC Windows Phone 8S is HSDPA and HSUPA.

HTC Windows Phone 8X supports only GSM and HSDPA. It supports EDGE or EGPRS. There is no 4G support. 4G is the latest technology in Smart Phones. So data transmission speed is average. The speed of the HTC Windows Phone 8X is HSDPA and HSUPA.

Sound features of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
The alert types of HTC Windows Phone 8S has vibration, MP3 and WAV ringtones. It has beats audio sound enhancement. It is used to make the quality sound. Also, it is good in ear phones. It has loud speaker facility. So we can speak if the phone is in distance. Also, it has 3.5 mm audio jack. So we can connect all 3.5 mm head phones like PC and other devices. It has MP3, WAV, WMA and eAAC+ player. So supports all audio formats. Also, it can stream audio.

The alert types of HTC Windows Phone 8X have vibration, MP3 and WAV ringtones. It has beats audio sound enhancement. It is used to make the quality sound. Also, it is good in ear phones. It has loud speaker facility. So we can speak if the phone is in distance. Also, it has 3.5 mm audio jack. So we can connect all 3.5 mm head phones like PC and other devices. It has MP3, WAV, WMA and eAAC+ player. So supports all audio formats. Also, it can stream audio.

Processor of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor. Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 is a Dual-core 1 GHz Krait processor. It has good processing power. Mainly 1.5 GHz Dual-core processor is used in Smart Phones. Snapdragon processor provides the good support for photography, gaming and business applications effectively. HTC Windows Phone 8S Snapdragon processor uses asynchronous technology by which the power consumption of the smartphone will be reduced to the minimum which means more battery backup for you to have.

HTC Windows Phone 8X is powered by Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon. Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon is a Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait processor. It has good processing power. Mainly 1.5 GHz Dual-core processor is used in Smart Phones. Snapdragon processor provides the good support for photography, gaming and business applications effectively. HTC Windows Phone 8X Snapdragon processor uses asynchronous technology by which the power consumption of the smartphone will be reduced to the minimum which means more battery backup for you to have.

Video features of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S has video camera resolution of 720 pixels with 30 fps. Videos can be online streamed from HTC Windows Phone 8S. HTC Windows Phone 8S has video calling, video recording, video player and video sharing facilities in it. It can play almost all video formats like MP4, WMV, H.264, H.263 player without any third party software. HTC Windows Phone 8S has a secondary video camera for 3G video calling.
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HTC Windows Phone 8X has video camera resolution of 1080 pixels with 30 fps. Videos can be online streamed from HTC Windows Phone 8X. HTC Windows Phone 8X has video calling, video recording, video player and video sharing facilities in it. It can play almost all video formats like MP4, WMV, H.264, H.263 player without any third party software. HTC Windows Phone 8S has a secondary video camera for 3G video calling.

Camera features of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S has LED flash 5.0 megapixels main camera in the rear side of the smartphone. HTC Windows Phone 8S main camera resolution is 3264 X 2448 pixels. HTC Windows Phone 8S has a secondary video camera for 3G video calling. It has autofocus with camera facility. Special camera features of this phone have Geo-tagging, touch focus and face detection.

HTC Windows Phone 8X has LED flash 8.0 megapixels main camera in the rear side of the smartphone. HTC Windows Phone 8X main camera resolution is 3264 X 2448 pixels. HTC Windows Phone 8X has a secondary video camera for 3G video calling. It has autofocus with camera facility. Special camera features of this phone have Geo-tagging, continuous autofocus, video light, touch focus and face detection.

Sensors of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S has two sensors. They are Accelerometer and Proximity sensors. Accelerometer is use for full action motion detection and proximity sensor is used for this sensor module is designs that need to detect objects within a certain range or designs that need to avoid obstacles. It can also be used as a touch less switch.

Mainly HTC Windows Phone 8X has two sensors. They are Accelerometer and Proximity sensors. Accelerometer is use for full action motion detection. And proximity sensor is used for this sensor module is designs that need to detect objects within a certain range or designs that need to avoid obstacles. It can also be used as a touch less switch.

Features of HTC Windows Phone 8S VS HTC Windows Phone 8X
HTC Windows Phone 8S has running on Windows Phone 8 Operating System. Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 is used as its chipset. Dual-core 1 GHz Krait processor is used for better performance. Adreno 225 is used as its GPU. It is one of the common GPU of Smart Phones. Messaging features of HTC Windows Phone 8S has SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email. SMS has threaded view. IT has HTML5 web browser for good browsing facilities. There is no Radio support. Colors of HTC Windows Phone 8S are Domino, Fiesta Red, Atlantic Blue and High-Rise Gray. It supports only Micro-SIM cards. SNS integration facility is used. Standard Li-Ion 1700 mAh is used for mobile using.

HTC Windows Phone 8X has running on Windows Phone 8 operating system. Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon is used as its chipset. Dual-core 1.5 GHz Krait processor is used for better performance. Adreno 225 is used as its GPU. It is one of the common GPU of Smart Phones. Messaging features of HTC Windows Phone 8X has SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email. SMS has threaded view. IT has HTML5 web browser for good browsing facilities. There is no Radio. Colors of HTC Windows Phone 8X are California Blue, Graphite Black, Flame Red and Limelight Yellow. It supports only Micro-SIM cards. SNS integration facility is used. Standard Li-Ion 1800 mAh is used for mobile using.

Conclusion
In my opinion HTC Windows Phone 8X is better than HTC Windows Phone 8S. Some facility is more than that of HTC Windows Phone 8S. HTC Windows Phone 8S has only 5 MP camera. But HTC Windows Phone 8X has 8 MP camera. Internal memory of HTC Windows Phone 8S has 4 GB. But HTC Windows Phone 8X has 16 GB Internal memory. HTC Windows Phone 8X has 4.3 inch screen. But HTC Windows Phone 8S has 4.0 inch. HTC Windows Phone 8X has S-LCD2 capacitive touch screen with 16 million colors. But HTC Windows Phone 8S has S-LCD capacitive touch screen with 16 million colors.


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Comments

Guest Author: V P Singh21 Jul 2013

This article talks about secondary camera in HTC Window Phone 8S. But the HTC Window Phone 8S has no secondary camera.



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