Android News, Android, HTC One X, iphone 4, Mobile phones, review, smartphone — April 5, 2012 13:40 — 2 Comments
HTC has iPhone 4S in its sights with new One X model
HTC regains lost ground in the smartphone market with two new models, but with the Samsung Galaxy S III on the near horizon, not to mention Apple’s iPhone 5 — does it impress enough?
The HTC One X and One S smartphones look the business from what we have seen so far with big screens,
The One X in particular looks like a match for the iPhone, when you look at the camera spec, but is it a series rival? Well, it comes with an 8-megapixel CMOS (
HTC has been advertising the model heavily on UK TV with a skydive shoot to show off the camera’s capabilities.
And get this; the One X can record Full HD 1080p video – while shooting 8mp still images at the same time as recording footage. This is achieved by placing both the video recording and the shutter release button on the screen permanently, along with a new effects control and image editing options.
Display wise, the HTC One X packs a 4.7-inch Super LCD2 HD display, compared with the iPhone 4S’s 3.5-inch IPS LCD screen, however the iPhone 4S has better pixel density.
Other points to note: the One Series is the first HTC device to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and also included are two microphones, one on top and the other on the bottom edge, for
The European One X has an NVIDIA’s 1.5GHz quadcore Tegra 3 chipset, paired with 1GB of RAM and 32GB of
In the UK, O2, Vodafone, Three, Orange, and
Tempted? The HTC One X is not bad, but for an extra £100 you get an iPhone 4S, or you could wait for the iPhone 5? Decisions … decisions.