The HTC One X has among the best screens on any smartphone out there, and it’s most certainly the very best touchscreen on an HTC handsets so far. In this article I will have a look at the touchscreen in depth, and the advantages it brings to users of this superb device.
The screen on the HTC One X measures up at 4.7 inches. This makes it one of the largest screens of any Android handsets, although there are several notable phones which boast larger touchscreens including the Samsung Galaxy Note and Galaxy S3 (5.3 and 4.8 inches respectively). The measurements of this touchscreen result in the device is not too big to comfortably fit into a pocket or purse, however it remains to be large enough to enjoy multimedia content and carry out everyday tasks easily.
The display of the One X makes use of IPS LCD2 capacitive touchscreen technology. It’s the very first HTC handset to use this, and the results are stunning. Some benefits of this technology are wide ranging, such as accurate colour rendering (as much as 16 million colours), and also wide viewing angles. The touchscreen is also highly responsive as a result of one of many crowning specifications of the One X, its quad-core processor.
The pixel resolution of the touchscreen on the One X stands at 720x 1280. This gives the device One X display HD content, such as games downloaded from Google Play, videos or photo slideshows. Also, possessing such a high pixel resolution means that the HTC Sense interface in general looks fantastic, and adds an additional dimension to performing everyday tasks.
As you can see, the display on the One X is one of its very best specifications. Yet, there is certainly a great deal more to this handset than just its excellent touchscreen. As previously mentioned, it has a powerful 1.5 GHz quad-core processor, the newest version of the popular Android platform (known as ‘Ice Cream Sandwich’), together with the easy-to-use and customizable HTC Sense user interface over the top. Furthermore, the handset features perhaps the very best digital camera thus far from an HTC device, and perhaps one of the best cameras from any manufacturer. At 8 mega pixels, it can take superb quality images along with HD videos in 1080p, and contains a number of impressive attributes like simultaneous photo and video capture and a burst shot feature.
The HTC One X is available now in white and black colour variants from all of the major UK networks.