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Wondering of buying HTC’s lower priced Windows Phone 8S? Well there’s some bad news. While everybody is still waiting pricing and availability around the globe, HTC announced that they won’t bring Windows Phone 8S to US. Company didn’t tell specific reason why they won’t make it available in US, but it’s believed that company wants to concentrate to it’s high-end Windows Phone 8X.
Here is HTC’s statement:
“The Windows Phone 8X by HTC is our signature Windows Phone available at AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless in the U.S. With our focus on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC, the Windows Phone 8S is not currently planned for distribution in the U.S. market.”
HTC’s Windows Phone 8 event is now online and you can watch it here. HTC’s Windows Phone 8 event was held in New York and they announce two new smartphones there. Windows Phone 8X and Windows Phone 8S was introduced to people. You can watch the event from down below.
HTC announces Windows Phone 8S: mid-range smartphone with 4-inch display. HTC Windows Phone 8S, just like One S indicates it’s midrange status. Theres no LTE on Windows Phone 8S, but HSPA is onboard. Windows Phone 8S has dual-core Snapdragon S4 clocked at 1GHz, not the best but seems to be enough for Windows OS. Handset also has 512Mb RAM, only 4Gb of internal storage(expandable with microSD), 1,700mHa battery which is enough for this smartphone, 5 Megapixel camera with 720p video taking capabilities. Device is 10.82mm thin. Windows Phone 8S is available on November, but no prices set yet.