No products in the cart.
Roll over image to zoom in
Click to open expanded view
HTC Windows Phone 8X (Unlocked, Brand New)
$69.99 – $89.99 (-30%)
Mr Aberthon is excited to launch the HTC Windows 8X in Brand New condition and completely unlocked to all networks. A fantastic device, the HTC 8X is a fantastic device and is covered by the Mr Aberthon warranty. FREE shipping is already included in the purchase price.
- Unlocked to AT&T, T-Mobile and Select Prepaid GSM Supported Carriers (Please call your network provider for further assistance to confirm its compatibility.)
- 8GB internal memory
- Beats sound system
- Windows mobile
It’s not often that a smartphone comes along nowadays which, to a man (or woman), makes reviewers sit up, take notice and then rave about it. The HTC Windows Phone 8X is, though, is that smartphone. It’s sleek, it’s powerful and oh boy is it beautiful!
How Can A Phone Be Beautiful?
Don’t worry, we get why some would ask that question, given modern smartphones are usually no more than lumps of metal, plastic, and glass, but the HTC Windows Phone 8X is different. The body is set apart in the looks department from anything else out there. It’s thin, like really thin, but still feels good and solid in the hand and has foregone physical buttons on the front face to give it an ultra-clean look from all angles.
Honestly, it is beautiful.
Okay, So What’s It got?
It’s more a case of what hasn’t it got? Two things win games – power and control – and the one 8x has both in abundance. Here, take a look –
CPU: Qualcomm® S4 1.5 GHz, Dual-core
Display: 4.3-inch touch screen with Gorilla® Glass 2
132.35 x 66.2 x 10.12 mm
Weight: 130g with battery
Cellular Data: Quad-Band 4G LTE, GSM, HSDPA, EDGE, GPRS
Storage capacity 8 GB built-in (no expandable memory slot).
Really, All That?
Yep, impressive huh? But specs are only half the story here. We’ve seen other devices with great specs but somehow lacking the performance that they should have brought.
The HTC Windows Phone 8X is everything you’d like in a smartphone. It looks very very nice, it feels as good as it looks and it performs at a level that even the best offerings from Apple and Samsung struggle to match. The windows operating system gives you access to all the apps you’ll ever need, and watching videos on the stunning screen makes you forget you’re not at the movies.
But that’s not all?
Wait, There’s More?
One of the downsides of mobile devices, whether phone or tablet, is the sound quality of the external speakers, but not with the HTC 8X. as well as having Beats Sounds built-in, the speakers have individual amplifiers to bring a quality of sound previously unavailable outside very expensive home or car setups.
Remember When apple tried to convince us all that capturing a short video with each still picture was their idea? Nope. The HTC 8X range is where it started, and the 8X continues the notion perfectly.
And if you’re thinking “But the camera is only 4MP!”, then brace yourself for a little bit of technical know-how coming your way. Cramming 8/12/whatever MP into very thin smartphones means each pixel area on the sensor has to be mind-bogglingly tiny. Because of this, low light is usually a problem, as are moving subjects. With the HTC 8X, you may “only” get 4MP, but the pixels are huge in comparison to other on-phone cameras, and this means an equivalent upgrade in quality from pixel to pixel. And, by the way, 4MP will easily print in very high quality at 10” x 8”. As long as you have a quality image to start with, of course.
If all that still isn’t enough, the HTC will also double as a remote control for all sorts of devices, and even remind you when your favorite show is about to start.
HTC went a step further than most with the 8X range, and has produced a stunning phone with the M7 that packs so much in but, unlike other smartphones, it all works fantastically well.
The HTC 8X is as good as it gets.
|Dimensions||5.21 × 2.61 × 0.40 in|
|GSM or CDMA|
|Android Operating System|
|MicroSD Card Slot|
B2 (1900), B3 (1800), B5 (850), B8 (900)
B1 (2100), B2 (1900 PCS), B5 (850)
|4G LTE Bands/Frequencies|
B17 (700 bc), B2 (1900 PCS), B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1), B5 (850)
|Supports Carrier Bands|
AT&T up to 4G LTE, Metro-PCS up to 4G LTE, T-Mobile up to 4G LTE
|Charging Port Type|
|Front Camera Resolution|
|Rear Camera Resolution|
All of the items on the Mr Aberthon website are completely covered by our 14-day return policy.
If you choose to return your device, you will receive the full refund. Mr Aberthon does not charge any additional restocking or handling fees. In order to qualify for the return policy, the product ID number will have to match the number on the device that we sent out (to protect us against scammers and fraud) and the device will need to still be in mint condition.
Mr Aberthon has three shipping options:
- 4-5 day shipping (Free throughout the USA)
- 2-3 business day shipping
- Overnight shipping (for orders that are purchased before 2pm EST)
Please note that we will only enable overnight shipping if we have the ability at that moment to fulfill the overnight shipping.
Shipping to Canada
We are proud to offer shipping to Canada. Here are the costs:
- 4-7 business days for $40
- 2-3 business days for $80
Extra costs may occur for the customer due to duty and taxes.