HTC One X+
AT&T today announced that both the HTC One X+ and HTC VX Android smartphones will be available online and in stores beginning November 16. The One X+ will cost $199.99 and the VX will cost $49.99. Both require two-year contracts.
The HTC VX and One X+ are solid entries from HTC that boast good specs, good looks, and good performance. Here are Phone Scoop's initial impressions.
AT&T today followed HTC's announcement of the One X+ by confirming that it will offer an LTE version of the device in the coming months. AT&T also announced that it will sell the HTC VX, which falls in the middle of HTC's product portfolio. The One VX is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor and runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with Sense 4. It will be updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and Sense 4+ after launch. Other features of the One VX include a 4.5-inch qHD display, a 5-megapixel main camera and VGA user-facing camera, 8GB of storage, 1810mAh battery, and NFC. AT&T did not announce pricing or the exact availability for either device.
HTC today announced the One X+, a major update to the hardware and software of the One X. The One X+ looks the same as the One X with a polycarbonate shell, but has dramatically different internal components. The One X+ has a faster 1.7GHz quad-core Nvidia Tegra 3 processor paired with 1GB of RAM. Internal storage has been boosted to 64GB, the battery has been enlarged to 2100mAh, and the One X+ will be HTC's first device to ship with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on board. Other features of the One X+ include NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, 4.7-inch 720p display with Gorilla Glass 2, DLNA, MHL, Beats Audio, and an 8-megapixel camera. The HTC One X+ supports worldwide HSPA+ networks, and a separate version will support LTE. So far, no U.S. carriers have said they will sell the One X+, but HTC said an announcement regarding North American availability of the One X+ is forthcoming. The global version will ship starting in November.