An interesting unboxing and first look from LinusTechTips at the HTC 8S phone, the little brother of HTC 8X, with Windows Phone 8.
The specifications of this phone are (according to gsmarena):
|Display||Type||S-LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||480 x 800 pixels, 4.0 inches (~233 ppi pixel density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Sound||Alert types||Vibration, MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– Beats Audio sound enhancement|
|Memory||Card slot||microSD, up to 32 GB|
|Internal||4 GB, 512 MB RAM|
|Camera||Primary||5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash|
|Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection|
|Features||OS||Microsoft Windows Phone 8|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon S4|
|CPU||Dual-core 1 GHz Krait|
This is a talk with Bill Gates about Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Natural User Interface and Microsoft Surface.
The tablet from Microsoft is now available to pre-order with Windows RT for US, on Microsoft Store website.
The tablet has the following prices:
- 32 GB without Black Touch Cover – $499
- 32 GB with Black Touch Cover – $599
- 64 GB with Black Touch Cover – $699
The technical specifications (from Microsoft Store site):
- OS | Windows RT, Microsoft Office Home and Student 2013 RT
- EXTERIOR | Dimensions: 10.81 x 6.77 x 0.37 in • Weight: Less than 1.5 lbs • Casing: VaporMg • Color: Dark Titanium • Physical buttons: Volume, Power
- STORAGE | 32 GB • 64 GB
- DISPLAY | Screen: 10.6″ ClearType HD Display • Resolution: 1366 x768 • Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (widescreen) • Touch: 5-point multi-touch
- CPU | Chip: NVIDIA T30 • System memory: 2 GB RAM
- WIRELESS | Wireless: Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n) • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
- BATTERY | Up to 8 hours mixed activity • 7-15 days idle life
- CAMERAS | Two 720p HD cameras, front and rear-facing
- VIDEO | Two microphones
- AUDIO | Stereo speakers
- PORTS | Full-size USB 2.0 • microSDXC card reader • Headphone jack • HD video out port • Cover port
- SENSORS | Ambient light sensor • Accelerometer • Gyroscope • Magnetometer
- APPS (included) | Mail • Messaging • Word • Power Point • Excel • OneNote • SkyDrive • Internet Explorer 10 • Bing • Music • Video • Games • and more.
As you all know, Microsoft unveiled the new Windows 8 tablet line named “Surface”.
An interesting article from lockergnome.com is about the things that are unknown about this tablet :
- What will be the RAM ?
- What are the graphics ?
- What is the price ?
- What is the camera resolution ?
- How will the Surface charge?
- What is the battery life ?
- When it will be released ?
For more informations, read the rest of the article at this link.