HTC holds an Event on September 19; launching HTX 8X and 8S?
We reported about HTC’s new Windows Phone 8 smartphones named HTC 8X and HTC 8S yesterday, now it seems like the company is set to launch the devices and has given hint by throwing an event date. The event will be taking place on September 19 in New York.
There was a rumor that HTC would be launching its Windows Phone 8 around mid-September and with this invites, i is almost sure, the event is all about its new WP8 smartphones. The invites itself shows an 8 with two circles indicating Windows Phone 8 or named of the alleged smartphones named HTC 8X and 8S.
Yet there haven’t been much details about the new smartphones, but according to early rumors, the HTC was prepping three smartphones codenamed Zenith, Accord and Rio. These smartphones could eventually be known as HTC 8X, 8S and 8V, if the company is following the One X series in naming, not confirmed though.
There was a also leak of the HTC 8X manual. Meanwhile, Nokia is expected to announce its first Windows Phone 8 smartphones at the Nokia event today in New York. Samsung has already unveiled its first WP8 smartphones name Samsung Ative S. even though release date of the Windows Phone 8 is still a mystery, we could expected a bunch of WP8 smartphones following the Windows Phones 8 release. There has been rumor that Microsoft may release the Windows Phone 8 on October 26 when Windows 8 is released.