Windows® Phone 8X by HTC® - 8GB California Blue

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Windows® Phone 8X by HTC®


Powerfully personal. Amplified by Beats.
The Windows® Phone 8X by HTC® gives you bold colors with a uniquely slim and stylish design, plus 4G LTE speed, a 4.3" screen, and Beats Audio™. Using the power of Windows Phone 8, the Windows Phone 8X by HTC also helps you stay organized with Microsoft® Outlook® Mobile, Office Mobile, and Windows Live® Messenger.


People-powered excellence
Windows Phone 8 is the only operating system for smartphones reimagined to be a reflection of you and what you want from your devices. Beautiful, fast, and fluid, Windows Phone 8 gives you instant access to the people and things that are important to you, without having to go through unnecessary and complex layers of technology.


High-quality sound
With the new Beats Audio in the Windows® Phone 8X by HTC®, you get a clearer sound than ever before where nothing comes between you and the studio. Beats Audio features an advanced software equalizer with presets optimized for higher quality sound output. It enables your phone to provide immersive, studio-quality sound for both your video and music.


Brilliant design and display
The Windows® Phone 8X by HTC® features a stylishly thin design and bold colors for a phone with a unique look and feel. The bright 4.3" HD 720p display screen lets you view your game apps and video with clarity like you’ve never had before. Plus, the slightly rounded back nestles comfortably in your hand and the polycarbonate chassis provides a soft, smooth feel.


Capture life's best moments
The Windows® Phone 8X by HTC® features a physical camera button that lets you point, shoot and share your photos quickly and easily. The HD 1080p video camera - together with the free SkyDrive® cloud storage account - means you can record life’s best moments in outstanding quality and relive them whenever and wherever you want.


Take your pick
Choose from more than 175,000 Windows Phone apps. Enjoy your favorite apps and games, plus some amazing exclusives, available for download from the Windows Phone Store. And with Live Apps—something you’ll only find on Windows Phone—you get the information you want, right on your Start screen. Windows Phone also lets you try the full version of many paid apps before you buy them. Finally, you can say goodbye to downloader’s remorse!

Key Features Manual & Tutorial


The speed of 4G LTE lets you stream, download, upload and game at speeds like never before! Download movies in minutes and apps almost instantly.


The smartphone reinvented around you.


Uniquely slim and stylish design at 0.39” with bold colors.


Beats high-definition audio makes sure nothing comes between you and the studio.




Rear-facing camera
8MP autofocus with LED flash; f/2.0 - 28 mm lens
HTC ImageChip™
Provides superior performance in low-light conditions
Live video capture and playback
HD 1080p quality @ 30fps; plays up to 720p on device screen and 1080p on larger screens
Front-facing camera
2.1MP with 88° ultra-wide angle viewing field and 1080p video capture



Music player
Beats Audio™, Xbox Music
Supported music formats
MP3, WMA 9.2, WMA Pro, AAC-LC, AAC+, eAAC+, QCELP, WAV, ADPCM, G.711, 3GP, AMR-NB, MPEG-4, H.263 Profile 0, H.264, M4A
Streaming radio
AT&T Radio, Xbox® Streaming Music
Create music playlists



Text messaging
Insert pictures, video clips and sound clips easily (messaging charges apply)
Instant Messaging (IM)
Windows Live® Messenger, Facebook® Chat



Mobile email
POP3/IMAP, Yahoo!®, Gmail™, Microsoft Outlook®, Microsoft Exchange Active Sync
Microsoft Direct Push



Web browser
Internet Explorer® 10



Cool tools
Photo Enhancer, Converter, Attentive Phone, HTC Hub, Windows Live®
Xbox® Games
Preloaded Apps from AT&T
AT&T Navigator®, AT&T FamilyMap, AT&T U-verse® Live TV*, YPmobile®, AT&T Code Scanner, AT&T Radio



Alarm clock
Call waiting
Caller ID
Personal organizer
Address book
Conference calling
Call forwarding
Use voice and data simultaneously



Device Eco-rating
3 stars. Visit for additional information.



World phone
BLUETOOTH® wireless connectivity
USB connectivity - transfer data through a USB cable
USB cable included
Hands-free speakerphone
Voice dialing and voice commands
Hearing Aid (HAC) rating
TTY/TTD compatible
Enhanced Audio
Noise Suppression by Fluence®

Technical Specifications


Talk time (hours)
Up to 11.3
Standby Time (days)
Up to 12.1


Size (inches)
Weight (ounces)


Qualcomm® MSM8960™
1.5GHz dual core


Internal memory storage
Up to 8GB

Wireless Technology

Band 4 and 17; upgradeable to band 2 and 5
HSPA+ with enhanced backhaul
Wi-Fi® connectivity
802.11 b/g/n
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Bluetooth® technology
Mobile hotspot**
Up to 4 devices
FOTA capable - upgrade Firmware Over The Air

Operating System

Windows® Phone


Display size (inches)
Resolution (pixels)
HD 720p (1280 x 720)
16 million
Aspect ratio


Predictive text for fast typing
Backlit keys

What's in the box?

USB Charging Cable
Wall Adapter - 1 A Support
Quick Start Guide
SIM Door Key

Limited 4G LTE availability in select markets. 4G speeds delivered by LTE, or HSPA+ with enhanced backhaul, where available. Deployment ongoing. Compatible device and data plan required. LTE is a trademark of ETSI. Learn more at

Limited-time offer. Requires new 2-year wireless agreement with qualified plan including voice and data. Subject to Wireless Customer Agreement. Credit approval required. Upgrade or Activation fee: $45 per line. Geographic, usage and other terms, conditions, and restrictions apply and may result in service termination. Equipment price and availability may vary. Coverage and services not available everywhere. Taxes and other charges apply. Data ( If usage exceeds your monthly data allowance, you will automatically be charged overage for additional data provided. Early Termination Fee ( After 14 days, ETF up to $325. Restocking fee: up to $35. Other monthly charges per line: May include federal and state universal service charges, Regulatory Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), a gross receipts surcharge, an Administrative Fee, and other government assessments. These are not taxes or government-required charges. Pricing subject to change.

FREE Express Shipping: Postpaid orders will be processed and shipped subject to credit approval, inventory availability, and validation of a proper shipping address and other information. Orders received after 4 p.m. CST will be processed the next business day. Inventory, credit, or other issues may delay shipment. No holiday, Saturday, or Sunday processing or delivery. Shipping policy is subject to change. Please note: It may take up to 24 hours to process your order if there are any issues with the credit approval process and/or the shipping address validation process. This 24 hours is not included in the delivery time and should be taken into account in your order placement timing. Delivery signatures may be required. Priority Shipments to Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands may take more than 2 business days. Actual delivery date may also be affected by government processing, unforeseen weather and shipping carrier delays. Learn more about AT&T shipping options at

Other AT&T NextSM Options: AT&T Next has 3 0% APR installment agreement options. (1) AT&T Next 24 requires a 30-month agreement and allows you to trade-in and upgrade after 24 installments. (2) AT&T Next 18 requires a 24-month agreement and allows you to trade-in and upgrade after 18 installments. (3) AT&T Next 12 requires a 20-month agreement and allows you to trade-in and upgrade after 12 installments.

AT&T NextSM: Requires 30-month, 24- month, or 20-month 0% APR installment agreement and qualifying credit. Tax due at sale. Wireless service (voice and data) required and is additional. Equipment price may vary by location. Available at select locations. Service subject to Wireless Customer Agreement or qualified Business Agreement. Limit 4 devices for consumers or Individual Responsibility Users (or 10 Corporate Responsibility User devices for eligible business customers) on a AT&T Next or tablet installment agreement may apply per account. Agreement balance for device due if wireless svc cancelled. Select locations. Restocking fee: up to $35. Upgrade options: Requires payment of 24 installments on 30-month agreement, 18 on 24-month, or 12 on 20-month, account in good standing, trade-in of your financed device in good physical and fully functional condition, and purchase of new eligible device with qualifying wireless service. After upgrade, unbilled installments are waived. Coverage and services not available everywhere. Other Monthly Charges: Apply per line and may include taxes, federal/state universal service charges, a Regulatory Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), a gross receipts surcharge, an Administrative Fee, and other government assessments which are not government-required charges, including without limitation a Property Tax Allotment surcharge of $0.20-$0.45 per CRU's assigned number. Coverage and service not available everywhere. Other restrictions apply and may result in service termination. Terms and options subject to change, and may be discontinued or terminated at any time without notice. See for plan details.

Bill Credit Offer: Ends 9/30/14. New lines only, excludes upgrades. Must purchase a new smartphone via an AT&T NextSM installment agmt & activate it on a new qual. postpaid line of wireless service. Excludes GoPhone, Lifeline, Residential Wireless and select discounted plans. Must be active & in good standing for 45 days. Credit rec’d w/in 3 bill cycles. May not be combinable w/ other credits, discounts and offers. AT&T NextSM: Tax due at sale. If wireless service is cancelled, remaining device balance is due. Limit 4 financed devices per consumer wireless account may apply. Avail. at select locations only. Visit for details. Return/Restocking: Restocking fee up to $35 may apply. Gen. Wireless Svc Terms: Subject to Wireless Customer Agmt. Credit approval req’d. Coverage & svcs not avail everywhere. Other restr’s apply & may result in svc termination. Other Monthly Charges/Line: May include taxes & federal/state universal svc charges, Reg. Cost Recovery Charge (up to $1.25), gross receipts surcharge, Admin. Fee & other gov’t assessments which are not gov’t req’d charges. Offer subject to change and may be discontinued at any time.

*AT&T U-verse Live TV requires mobile broadband service. Service not available in all areas. Programming subject to blackout restrictions. Download and watch capability available for select content requires Wi-Fi connection and is available for viewing for limited time periods.

**Mobile hotspot use requires a min. $50/mo. DataPro 5GB plan. Devices connected to your mobile hotspot use data from your plan. Overage charges of $10 per each GB provided if the included monthly data allowance is exceeded. Performance may vary depending on the number of devices connected and other factors.

BEATS AUDIO and THE B LOGO, are trademarks of Beats Electronics, LLC. Beats Audio is only active with compatible headphones or accessories. This is to ensure the best possible audio quality.

All talk, data and standby times depend on network configuration.

All marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

Service provided by AT&T Mobility.

Item SKU: 6039A(Windows® Phone 8X by HTC® - 8GB California Blue)

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