HTC Windows Phone 8X - california blue (8G - AT&T) comparison

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HTC Windows Phone 8X - california blue (8G - AT&T)

HTC Windows Phone 8X - california blue (8G - AT&T)
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Nokia Lumia 920

Nokia Lumia 920
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HTC One

HTC One
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Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy S4
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Nokia Lumia 928 (Verizon Wireless)

Nokia Lumia 928 (Verizon Wireless)
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Price $187 at 1 store $299 at 1 store $423 at 1 store $49 to $499 at 4 stores $0 to $285 at 2 stores
CNET editors' rating
4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.8 (4.0 stars)
Editors' choice 4.5 stars Spectacular
    Overall score: 9.0 (4.5 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
Average user rating 4.0 stars out of 46 reviews 4.0 stars out of 129 reviews 4.5 stars out of 135 reviews 3.5 stars out of 184 reviews 3.5 stars out of 25 reviews
Release date November 20, 2012 November 09, 2012 April 19, 2013 March 05, 2013 May 16, 2013
The Bottom Line With top specs and a striking design, HTC's Windows Phone 8X makes a smart choice for anyone ready to dive into the Windows Phone OS. Nokia's Lumia 920 is heavy and thick, but if you want the most powerful, feature-rich Windows phone available, this is it. A few quibbles notwithstanding, the powerhouse HTC One is a beautifully crafted, near-ideal smartphone. Its laundry list of features require time and effort to truly master, but the Galaxy S4 is the top choice for anyone looking for a big-screen, do-everything smartphone. Windows Phone fans on Verizon should buy the $100 Nokia Lumia 928 for its strong feature set, but watch out for slower-than-usual data speeds.

Basic specs

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Cellular technology Info unavailable WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
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Specific absorption rate (SAR) 0.78 W/Kg
1.08 W/Kg
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Weight 4.59 oz
6.52 oz
5.04 oz
4.6 oz
5.75 oz
Wireless Interface Info unavailable NFC
IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 3.1
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Service Provider AT&T
AT&T
AT&T
T-Mobile
Verizon Wireless
Band / mode Info unavailable WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM 850/900/1800/1900
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