New Delhi: The recently unveiled HTC Windows Phone 8X smartphone is now available for pre-order on Flipkart.com for Rs 35,032. According to the e-commerce website, the shipping will start by the third week of November.
Available on Flipkart in two colours - black and blue, the smartphone runs Microsoft's latest Windows Phone 8 OS. The Windows Phone 8X is powered by Qualcomm's 1.5 GHz dual-core processor.
It features a 4.3-inch super LCD 2 touchscreen with HD 720p resolution. The phone will have a Gorilla Glass 2 screen. The Windows Phone 8X offers total storage of 16GB. It has 1GB RAM.
The Windows Phone 8X sports an 8 megapixel camera with auto focus, LED flash, and BSI sensor. It also has a 2.1 megapixel front camera. The Windows Phone 8X includes an 1800 mAh battery.
HTC had unveiled the Windows Phone 8X smartphone, along with the Windows Phone 8S, in September. HTC is under a lot of pressure to generate strong sales from its next round of smartphones as it has lost significant ground to Samsung Electronics and Apple.
The success of HTC and Nokia Windows Phone 8 devices this holiday shopping season will be crucial to Microsoft, which has been left far behind by Apple and Google in the smartphone software market in the last several years.