HTC is back in the smartphone industry by launching a new mid-range device HTC Wildfire X, which will go on sale in India via Flipkart on August 22, 2019. After a long time, HTC came back with its wildfire x as the last phone was Desire 12 series.
HTC Wildfire X price in India starts at 9,999 INR.
MediaTek Helio P22 processor powers the HTC Wildfire X.
HTC Wildfire X features “Mybuddy” which offers personal security to users.
The new design on the htc wildfire x is something to talk about as its houses a waterdrop style notch with leaving a full view display.
HTC Wildfire X sports with a 6.2-inch HD+ (720 x 1520) IPS LCD panel by offering an 81.7% screen to body ratio and 19:9 aspect ratio with a pixel density of 271ppi.
The phone comes only in one color option Sapphire Blue for both models featuring this year, with glossy gradient finishes at the back feels premium to hold with a polycarbonate body.
The wildfire x features something called “Mybuddy” which is a personal security tool allows users to trigger a loud alarm, sends live location to family & friends, audio/video streaming of real-time for any emergencies.
The camera is placed at the top right corner of the phone with a slight camera bump and has a fingerprint sensor in the middle with the company’s branding below.
The phone runs on pure stock Android 9.0 Pie right out of the box with pretty fast UI no pre-installed bloatware again with some of the necessary google apps and with the latest security patch updates. As it runs on stock OS, the user interface is clean and straightforward with not much noticeable lag, which also includes ADW (Android’s Digital Wellbeing) feature to limit the usage of apps.
HTC Wildfire X specifications
The htc wildfire x is powered by Mediatek Helio P22 processor a 12nm chip clocked at 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53.
Graphics and gaming duties on wildfire x are handled by PowerVR GE8320 which can handle games with intense graphics but at a low to medium settings.
The phone comes in two storage variants 3GB/32GB and 4GB/128GB with expandable storage of 256GB which again has a hybrid sim slot it means one sim and one MicroSD at a time.
As of the camera talk, wildfire x features a triple rear camera that consists of a 12MP 1.25-micron pixel size + 8MP (telephoto) with 2X optical zoom and 8x hybrid zoom + 5MP depth sensor.
In the front, waterdrop notch style houses an 8MP selfie shooter which is a wide-angle 86-degree lens for wide selfie shots.
In addition to this, the phone has all the necessary sensor which includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, accelerometer, gyro, proximity.
HTC wildfire x is backed by a 3300 mAh battery which is quite depressing when compared to its rivals, but at moderate usage, you can have all-day battery life with a 10W fast charger.
Android v9.0 (Pie)
August 22, 2019
SIM1: Nano SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)
4G: Available (supports Indian bands) 3G: Available, 2G: Available
6.22″ (15.8 cm)
12MP + 8MP + 5MP
MediaTek Helio P22
Octa core, 2 GHz, Cortex A53
6.22 inches (15.8 cm)
720 x 1520 pixels
Yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
Digital Zoom, 2 x Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)