HTC Desire X goes official, 4 inch smartphone with Android 4.0 ICS

After a couple of leaks here and there, HTC’s Desire X which popped as HTC Proto has silently been launched by the Taiwanese giant.


We were expecting HTC to at least announce the device at a dedicated event at the ongoing IFA 2012 but the company has chosen to keep a low profile.

The HTC Desire X is a 4 inch Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS running smartphone which seems to have derived its design from HTC’s dual-SIM Desire V.


The HTC Desire X is a mid-range smartphone arriving with the following specifications:
  • 4 inch LCD screen
  • WVGA display resolution
  • 1 GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor
  • 768 MB RAM
  • Android 4.0 ICS
  • HTC Sense 4.0 UI
  • 5 MP camera at the rear with LED Flash
  • Video recording at 480p
  • 2G / 3G HSDPA
  • 118.5 x 62.3 x 9.3 mm
  • 120 g
  • 1650 mAh battery

The HTC Desire X also arrives with Beats Audio and will give its owners 25 GB of free storage over Dropbox for a period of 2 years.
The Desire X is set to launch in September in selected markets like Europe, Africa and Asia but there is no information about the price tag that HTC has decided for the 4 inch smartphone.