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Press Release -- July 10th, 2013
Source: Sprint Nextel

Fact Sheet: HTC 8XT

The first Windows Phone 8 device from Sprint


  • Windows Phone 8 offers the most personal smartphone experience with Live Tiles, Live Apps, and seamless integration with many popular Microsoft consumer services, such as Xbox, SkyDrive, Skype, and Bing™
  • Sprint 4G LTE
  • 4.3-inch, WVGA brilliant display with off-center viewing and color enhancement
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400 processor with 1.4GHz dual-core CPUs
  • Microsoft Office Mobile
  • Office Hub gives you read/edit access to popular Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel and PowerPoint), plus Sharepoint for collaboration on the go and OneNote
  • Corporate email (Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync®), personal (POP & IMAP) email and text messaging
  • Full HTML Web browser with Bing Search
  • Bluetooth® 3.0
  • Wi-Fi® 802.11 a/b/g/n
  • 3G/4G mobile hotspot capability, supporting up to eight Wi-Fi enabled devices simultaneously


  • The first Windows Phone with HTC BoomSound™ – dual front-facing stereo speakers with a dedicated amplifier brings people closer to their music, videos and games.
  • Beats Audio™ integration for studio-quality sound, so listeners hear music they want the way the artist intended
  • 8MP rear-facing camera featuring back-side illumination and f2.0 lens for detailed pictures in low light settings and 1.6MP front-facing camera
  • 8GB of built-in storage, a Micro SD card slot that allows up to 64GB of expandable memory plus an additional 7GB of free SkyDrive cloud storage
  • 3.5mm stereo audio jack
  • Windows Phone Store offers a single view to showcase more than 160,000 apps, games, and premium Xbox LIVE games
  • Sprint TV® and Movies, with more than 15 channels of live sports, live breaking news and full episodes of the most popular daytime, primetime and kids entertainment
  • Sprint Music Plus, a full-featured music store and player for music tracks, ringtones, and ringback tones, including millions of DRM-free music tracks and tones updated daily


  • Underwriters Laboratory Environment (ULE) Platinum Certified, the highest level of environmental performance recognized by sustainable requirements established by ULE and Sprint
  • Super energy efficient with < 0.03W no-load power consumption and an efficiency rating of > 73%
  • Reduction of environmentally sensitive materials (i.e., PVC, phthalates, bromine, chlorine, etc.)
  • Packaging is 98% recyclable and 100% elemental chlorine free


  • Dimensions: 5.2 x 2.6 x .39 inches (LxWxT)
  • Weight: 4.9 ounces with battery
  • Battery: 1,800 mAh  Lithium Ion battery
  • Total storage: 8GB internal memory, available capacity varies
  • RAM: 1GB


Nichole (Cappitelli) Pichardo, Sprint

HTC Media Relations

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