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First Look: The HTC Windows Phone 8X, Microsoft's next superphone

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First Look: The HTC Windows Phone 8X, Microsoft's next superphone

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Outfitted with a 4.3-inch screen, an 8-megapixel camera backed up by HTC's imaging chip, and a 1.5GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, the Windows Phone 8X in one powerful Windows Phone device.

-Hi guys, this is Brian Bennett for Cnet.com. And right now we're taking a first look at the brand new HTC Windows Phone 8X. Now, this phone is the flagship Windows Phone 8 device from HTC. As you can tell, its got a big 4.3 inch LCD screen, it's running Windows Phone 8 which is the brand new operating system for Microsoft, you've got controls on the bottom here and we also have a front-facing camera right there. It's very thin, it has a very kind of almost [unk] Nokia ask design, comes in multiple colors. Right now we're looking at fire red and on back is an 8 megapixel camera with LED flash and this device is actually running a 1.5 gigahertz qualcomm snap dragon S4 processor. So, right now availability is gonna happen sometime in November with AT&T, Verizon and T Mobile. So there you have it folks, the first look at the HTC Windows Phone 8X. I'm Brian Bennett for Cnet.com.

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