HTC One VX Review

Score: 7.08/10
HTC One VX Unlocked GSM 4G LTE Android Smartphone - Gray/Red

HTC One VX is a solid phone released in 2012, having a fast Dual-Core CPU speeding at 1200 MHz, a 4.5" screen, and 2 cameras, a 5 megapixels back facing camera and a 0.3 megapixels front camera.

This phone feels much lighter than what you expect from a cellphone this size. The HTC One VX is sold in 3 colors, black, gray and white. This cellphone is just 0.36 inches thick, making it one of the thinnest devices nowadays.

HTC equipped this cellphone with a nice 4.5 inches screen, and a resolution of 960 x 540 , which makes everything look great. This screen uses S-LCD 2 capacitive technology, and is multi-touch enabled.

HTC sells this phone with a good performance 1200 megahertz Dual-Core processing unit, bundled in a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930 chip and 1 GB of RAM. Graphic calculations generally consume a lot of processor time, so it uses an additional 450 megahertz Adreno 305 GPU to unload the processor. This cellphone has an 8 GB quite large internal memory and an external SD slot, which allows you to store hundreds of applications without any problem.

This cellphone has two cameras, a 5 megapixels back side camera and a 0.3 mega-pixels front facing camera. This phone also captures videos up to 1920x1080 (Full HD). This camera also counts with multiple useful characteristics: flash, auto-focus, fast burst mode, digital image stabilization, HDR mode and geo tagging.

The HTC One VX comes with a 1800 mAh medium Li-Polymer battery that can keep the HTC One VX running for several hours, although you may need to charge it after some heavy use. According to HTC, this phone has an aproximate 276 hs stand by time and a 9 hours talk time.

This cellphone counts with Wi-Fi capability (which it can share with other devices as a mobile hotspot), LTE 4G high speed internet connection and also HSPA+ data connection, that is a slower 4G technology or the fastest 3G connectivity, using HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS and EDGE technologies. This phone uses a SIM card for GSM carriers.

This device also comes with some interesting features like Bluetooth, GPS Localization and NFC, and multiple sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer and Compass.

This cellphone is priced only $ 100, which is a great offer comparing with other similar devices. If you want a work device, will use it to play games or are looking for a social phone, you will definitely love this phone.

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Device Type:Phone
Operating System (OS):Android 4.0
Dimensions:5.22 x 2.66 x 0.36 inchesMetric13.26 x 6.76 x 0.91 cmImperial
Weight:4.40 ouncesMetric124.74 gImperial
Colors:Black, Gray and White
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Release date:2012-10-02
Price:$ 100.00


Screen Type:S-LCD 2 (16M colors)
Size:4.5 inchesMetric11.4 cmImperial
Resolution:540 x 960 pixels
Pixel density:245 pixels per inchMetric96.46 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus MSM8930
Processor:Krait (Dual-Core 1200 MHz)
RAM Memory:1 GB (533 MHz)
Graphics Processor:Adreno 305 (450 MHz)
Internal Memory:8 GB
SD Card Slot:microSD, microSDHC


Battery type:Li-Polymer
Capacity:1800 mAh
Stand-by Time:276 hours
Talk Time:9 hours


Back camera:5 megapixels
    Focal length:28mm (35mm equivalence)
Front camera:0.3 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Camera features:Auto-Focus, Digital Image Stabilization, Fast Burst Mode, Geo Tagging and HDR Mode


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:SIM
GSM Bands:850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS Bands:850, 1900, 2100
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 17), 1700/2100 (band 4)
Technologies:LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.0
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor