HTC Desire X

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HTC Desire X
ManufacturerHTC Corporation
SeriesHTC Desire
Compatible networksGSM/GPRS/EDGE
850 900 1,800 1,900 MHz
850, 900, 2100 MHz
Availability by regionOctober 2012
PredecessorHTC Desire S
SuccessorHTC Desire 600, HTC Desire 601
RelatedHTC One X, HTC One S, HTC One V, HTC Desire S, HTC Desire
Dimensions118.5 mm (4.67 in) H
62.3 mm (2.45 in) W
9.3 mm (0.37 in) D
Mass114 g (4.0 oz)
Operating systemAndroid 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (upgradeable to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean), HTC Sense 4+ overlay
System on chipQualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8225
CPU1 GHz Dual-core ARM Cortex-A5
GPUAdreno 203
Memory768 MB RAM
Storage4 GB
Removable storageYes (32 GB)
Battery1650 mAh internal rechargeable li-ion
Data inputsambient light sensor, G-sensor, multi-touch capacitive touchscreen, proximity sensor
Display4 in (100 mm) Super LCD with RGB matrix
WVGA (800×480) resolution
(233 ppi)
Rear camera5-megapixel with autofocus, smart LED flash, BSI sensor, 480p video recording
Front cameraNo
Connectivity3.5 mm stereo audio jack
Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX enabled
Wi-Fi: IEEE 802.11b/g/n
micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port
OtherHTC Sense 4.0 user interface upgradable to HTC Sense 4.+
References[1] [2]

The HTC Desire X (codenamed Protou)[1] is a smartphone designed and developed by HTC. The Desire X is a mid-range handset incorporating a dual-core 1 GHz Snapdragon S4 play processor and 4 GB of internal storage expandable with a microSD slot. Aimed at customers of the HTC Desire, launched in 2010, the HTC has a 4-inch diagonal screen, and draws strong resemblance with HTC's 2012 flagship product, the HTC One X.[1] The device will come pre-installed with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It is the successor to the HTC Desire S, which was an upgrade from the HTC Desire, HTC's flagship product of 2010.

The Desire X was launched 29 August 2012 in Berlin during the IFA trade show. Although the price of the phone was not disclosed during the unveiling ceremony, the handset was expected to be released in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific region in September 2012.[2][3] Desire X was launched in India on October 2012 with a price tag of 19,500.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b Aaron Souppouris (2012-08-30). "HTC Desire X unveiled: One Series style on a budget". The Verge. Vox Media. Retrieved 2012-08-30.
  2. ^ HTC Desire X hopes to rekindle your HTC desires | News | TechRadar
  3. ^ HTC launches entry-level Android smartphone with Dropbox storage - Computerworld