WP8 Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT for Sprint announced

26 June, 2013 | Comments (51) | Post your comment

Two new Windows Phone 8 offerings will be making their way stateside on Sprint's 4G LTE network this summer.

The first is the HTC 8XT, toting a 4.3-inch display of WVGA resolution as well as a Snapdragon 400 chipset with a 1.4 GHz dual-core Krait CPU. The RAM is 1GB, while internal memory is only 8 GB but can be expanded by up to 64GB thanks to the microSD card slot. The HTC 8XT will draw its juice from a 1800 mAh battery.

Samsung's ATIV S Neo, like the regular ATIV S, will offer a larger 4.8-inch display of 720p resolution (we're not sure if it'll be of the AMOLED variety, however), a dual-core 1.4 GHz processor, 1 GB of RAM and a 2000 mAh battery. There's also mention of the ATIV S's NFC connectivity and 1.9 MP front-facing camera.

Sprint is keeping mum on a more specific release date, saying only "this summer," but on contract pricing has been listed at $99 for the HTC 8XT (after $50 rebate), and $149 for the Samsung ATIV S Neo (after $50 rebate).





WP8 Samsung ATIV S Neo and HTC 8XT for Sprint announced - reader comments

  • Dark.knight

Not a fanboy,just watching...did i ever mention that i like WP or android or ios???u r the fanboy i think

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  • 2013-06-29 14:16
  • KSVq
  • Mykl-Plutonash

Why does nokia feel threatened whenever samsung and htc release a wp8 phone? afterall no one forced them to go into wedlock with m.s nokia could have easily been the best with android

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  • 2013-06-28 15:10
  • fsT5
  • Anonymous

english please

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  • 2013-06-28 14:54
  • ixum