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Mr Bill

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Good day,

Looking foreard to geting some hands on time with the new 8X and the 8S.

I am hoping that they we be available on Verizon as that is our current provider.

Looking for this a our first Windows phone and will be used by my wife.

Our son has a current Win7 phone on Verizon and loves it.

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If the Lumia 922 does not come out at lunch on Verizon, then the 8x might be my phone. The Ativ S also looks nice I think and has better specs but it looks like a GS III...





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All I know is, the HTC 8X looks phenomenal and I think it will compete for the new so called "Flagship Windows Phone 8" title.

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The 8X really is a great phone. I used to have a HTC Titan before jumping over to the Lumia 900. Loved my Titan. The 8X is a nicely made phone. If I wasn't a Lumia fanboy, I would definitely go with the 8X.

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At the Gartner event I have been at this week there was a HTC booth. Initially, they had stands along the sides to display the phones, but I think MS told them they could not display that way. Instead the people manning the both would show you there 8X and demo it. But they could not show certain tiles, Office.

I did get to hold one in my hand as long as I did not touch any tiles. It is a very nice phone. Very thin, slight curve on the back, very small area around the display.

It appeared to be very fast and responsive.

The new tile system looks great.

They would not let me take a picture.

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