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Photos of HTC 8X demonstration unit at Best Buy

Best Buy is preparing the HTC 8X for consumers and we've been sent some shots of the demonstration units that will be presently available in-store for the public to experience Windows Phone before making the purchase. The HTC 8X is the manufacturer's flagship Windows Phone, which Best Buy has...
HTC 8X Windows Phone selling well on Expansys, stock refresh coming

HTC 8X Windows Phone selling well on Expansys, stock refresh coming

For those of you looking to buy an HTC 8X SIM free in the UK, you’ll be pleased to know that the device is coming back into stock with new California Blue devices expected today and Black expected to return in the next 48 hours. Unfortunately there is no word on a release date for the Red and...
Verizon HTC 8X BestBuy

Best Buy Verizon HTC 8X product page is live

Best Buy is offering the Verizon HTC 8X for $199.99 when taken with a new 2-year contract. The flagship HTC Windows Phone 8 handset on offer supports 4G LTE, is tied to Verizon's network and comes in beautiful blue. The 8X is HTC's beast in the road to Windows Phone 8 greatness. Dual-core 1.5Ghz...
AT&T Nokia Lumia 820 and 920 coming November 9th for $49 and $99

AT&T Nokia Lumia 820 and 920 coming November 9th for $49 and $99

It’s official. AT&T has just announced the date and pricing for the Nokia Lumia 820, Lumia 920 and the HTC 8X as well and by our estimates, AT&T is getting very aggressive with pricing here. The Nokia Lumia 920 will be available this Friday, November 9th for just $99—a full $50 less than...
Broken HTC

HTC releases October 2012 financial report, revenues continue to fall

HTC has released its unaudited October 2012 financial report, which displays a YoY (year-on-year) decrease in revenues of 60 percent. Last month the manufacturer revealed it brought in NT$17.2 billion ($588 million), down from NT$44.114 billion ($1.5 billion) during the same period in 2011. It's...
2012 Elections

Poll - Which flagship Windows Phone 8 would you elect and why?

Which flagship Windows Phone 8 would you elect? With the U.S. Presidential Elections right around the corner, we felt the need for a Windows Phone poll to get people in the mood to cast a vote.  Not wanting to get into politics too much, we're curious which Windows Phone 8 handset listed in our...
WP8

Nokia and HTC launching Windows Phone 8 devices in China this December

Rumors are coming in that Nokia and HTC will launch their Windows Phone 8 handsets in China simultaneously next month. To be exact, Nokia is throwing a launch party, partnered with China Mobile, on December 6th in Guangzhou, while HTC's party (appears to be on its own) will happen the next day in...
HTC Lighter

HTC boasting weight of 8X compared to 'the other Windows Phone'

Nokia, Samsung and HTC have poked fun at one another within the Windows Phone ecosystem, but it has remained in the jester spirit - we're sure even Samsung must have smirked at Nokia's "Welcome back to Windows Phone" stunt. But it seems it's HTC's turn again by highlighting the weight of the 8X...
Leaked Verizon document confirms HTC 8X wireless charging. Pushed back to Thanksgiving?

Leaked Verizon document confirms HTC 8X wireless charging. Pushed back to Thanksgiving?

Although Windows Phone 8 was announced last week, we’re still waiting on Verizon to announce some dates for their release (luckily pricing was mentioned). Windows Phone Central just received some internal training documents that share some points for reps to sell the phones to customers. What’s...
HTC 8X

HTC 8X now available at select UK retailers and carriers [update]

The HTC 8X is now showing up as available to order at Clove, Expansys and O2. We quickly highlighted this availability in the 8X Metro newspaper advertisement, but it's surely worth an announcement of its own with consumers eager to make a purchase. Clove and Expansys are offering unlocked...
Metro HTC 8X Advert

HTC 8X advertised in the Metro UK newspaper

HTC has kicked off its advertising campaign for the Windows Phone 8X, the company's flagship Windows Phone 8 handset, with an advertisement spotted in today's Metro newspaper. Running the latest version of Microsoft's mobile OS, the 8X packs a punch with the latest specifications and included...
eBay lists AT&T Windows Phone 8 devices with November 9th release, confirms low pricing

eBay lists AT&T Windows Phone 8 devices with November 9th release, confirms low pricing

Good news for those on AT&T eagerly awaiting the Nokia Lumia 920 or HTC 8X as eBay/Best Buy have the devices listed with pricing and “expected availability” date. And yes, you can now order them too. The new date is November 9th, which fits in the idea that AT&T is really scrambling to get...
Windows Phone Central - Special Edition - 3 Screens and a Cloud

Windows Phone Central - Special Edition - 3 Screens and a Cloud

Stream with the Official WPCentral App Download it directly with this link Watch the HD video after the page break Subscribe on your Zune Subscribe via iTunes Subscribe directly to the Podcast feed with your favorite Podcatcher here Listen to it here with the flash...
AT&T's HTC 8X gets extra Accent color, less labeling

AT&T's HTC 8X gets extra Accent color, less labeling

File this under good news. The AT&T HTC 8X actually has less labeling than we have come to expect from the carrier. Our international HTC 8X has the 'HTC' label on the front with the Beats Audio logo on the back (also with and embossed HTC logo). We assumed that the AT&T variant would be...
HTC 8X

Verizon HTC 8X to have wireless charging

While Verizon is slated to offer the HTC 8X Windows Phone, the company may go a step further and add wireless charging to the 8X. The variation will be similar to what we've seen with the Nokia Lumia 920 and will not add any bulk to the phone. Speculation has the wireless or contact charging...
Phones4u Lumia 920

Phones4u setting up Windows Phone displays, preparing for launch

UK retailer Phones4u is starting to prepare for Windows Phone 8's arrival by setting up demo stands and promotion material in stores across the country. We've been sent in a collection of shots that show pricing, availability and exclusivity of the Lumia 920 - it's not all bad news. While EE...
Windows Phone 8 UK carrier availability and pricing

Windows Phone 8 UK carrier availability and pricing

  Windows Phone 8 has been launched and so its time we found out who gets what and how much its going to cost. During the event last night they advised us that we’d be able to get out hands on the devices from next week. We have a rundown of who’s going to have what. Read on to find out more. We...
Windows Phone 8 Handsets

Hands-on with the Windows Phone 8 devices, my thoughts on the selection available

Last night I was finally able to get my hands on all the Windows Phone devices here at the UK launch event. The impressions are by no means reviews but simply my feelings at this crucial hands-on moment. Here are my thoughts from the evening as I get my hands on the HTC 8s and HTC 8x, Samsung ATIV...
Rogers WP Lineup

Rogers announce they are preferred carrier for Windows Phone 8, launches Lumia 920 tomorrow

Rogers has unveiled in a portion of its media event in Canada today that it's the preferred carrier in the country for Windows Phone 8, which is a claim we can certainly believe with the arsenal of handsets it's taking through to 2013. It's also set to be the first carrier in the world to sport...
Windows Phone UK Availability

Windows Phone 8 availability within the UK, starting early November

Microsoft unveiled Windows Phone 8 today and what we can all expect to see in the latest hardware from OEM partners. So when will we be able to get our hands on such devices here in the UK? HTC and Nokia have both sent us press releases detailing what's going where. First off is HTC with the 8X...

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