HTC's Windows Phone 8S is, along with the 8X, one of the company's first Windows Phone 8 handsets. The 8S runs a dual-core Snapdragon S4 SoC, has a 4.0-inch WVGA display, and has 4GB of flash storage.
by Jaime Rivera | September 20, 2012 1:09 PM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the HTC Windows Phone 8X and Windows Phone 8S launch in New York city, along with our hands-on coverage. We later talk about the recently leaked video of the iPad Mini dummy unit being compared with the original iPad. Facebook later made the news with their auto-upload feature for photos going private at the moment. Then we go through the Samsung Galaxy Note II and it's US availability being announced. We end today's show by talking about Samsung's Anti-iPhone ads and some thoughts regarding the practice. All this and more after the break.
by Brandon Miniman | September 19, 2012 3:58 PM
Today Adam and I got to spend some time with the new Windows Phone 8x and Windows Phone 8S. No, those aren't new versions of Microsoft's mobile operating system, they are names of HTC's newest Windows Phone devices. And yes, Nokia is still Microsoft's closest partner in their endeavor to sell as many Windows Phones as possible. Setting the newly announced hardware to the side for a moment (I'll come back to that), today was a very confusing day for those of us that have been following the Windows Phone story. Specifically, we became confused when HTC CEO Peter Chou and Microsoft CEO Steve ...
by Jaime Rivera | September 19, 2012 1:43 PM
HTC has made a couple of bold moves today with their launch of the Windows Phone 8X and 8S. Surely this isn't an easy market for them with the Nokia Lumia 920 and 820 just around the corner, but I must admit that these new HTC smartphones do deserve your attention. HTC made a lot of talk about how they pushed design in their press event today. Now even though design may not be much for many of you, in a platform like Windows Phone where differentiation is tough, design is everything. Nokia has done a great job in making the Lumia a gorgeous phone, but I must admit that both the One X and ...