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Nokia Lumia 822 and HTC 8X coming to Verizon on Nov 8th

If you are a fan of Windows Phone smart phones, and also love Verizon’s network, then you have two new hot smart phones waiting for you. They are the Nokia Lumia 822 and the HTC 8X, both of which will be coming with the new Windows Phone 8 operating system. Very less is known about the Lumia 822. Even though the smart phone has not been shy to come in front of cameras, it has been shy to tell us what it has under its hood.

All we know about the Nokia Lumia 822 is that it will be coming with the latest edition of Microsoft’s mobile operating system, that is Windows Phone 8, and that it will have a screen resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. This clearly means that the smart phone will be a budget friendly entry level Windows Phone 8 smart phone from the Finnish company. This smart phone will also work on the Big Red’s 4G LTE network. The smart phone will have a dual core processor, and an 8 mega pixel camera. The rumor is that this smart phone will cost you just $99 with a contract.

On the other hand, the HTC 8X is a powerful, comparatively. It will come with a 1.5 GHz dual core Krait Qualcomm MSM8960 Snapdragon processor. It will have a 4.3 inch S-LCD2 capacitive touch screen with a resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels. The HTC 8X will also come with an 8 mega pixel shooter on the back which is also capable of capturing 1080p full HD videos. For video calling fanatics, the smart phone offers a 2.1 mega pixel front facing camera, which is also capable of recording 1080p full HD videos.

If you are a person who loves to store a lot of media data on his smart phone, you may be a bit disappointed as the smart phone offers only 16 GB of on board memory and also, no support for external SD card. Also, there is 1 GB of RAM.

If you are planning on buying this, you will have to shell out $199 for the HTC 8X on Verizon with a contract. The rumor also has it that both the Nokia Lumia 822 and the HTC 8X will be available on Verizon on the 8th of November.

Source: Engadget