One X+ - £250
Why this smartphone is built for you
The HTC One X+
The HTC One X+ is a top end smartphone that runs on Android Jelly Bean. It is an updated version of the HTC One X. It was HTC's flagship device upon its launch in 2012 but was superseded in 2013 by the HTC One M7.
This phone has a 4.7 inch HD touchscreen that displays in 312PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
The HTC One X+ has an 8MP camera, can record video in up to 1080p and has a 1.6MP front facing camera for taking selfies and making video calls.
Performance is provided by a 1.7GHz quad core processor and 1GB RAM. Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 75 out of 100.
The One X+ has an estimated battery life of around 12 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 2100mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The One X+ comes with 64GB internal storage. It also comes with Google Drive installed which gives you an additional 15GB of free cloud storage. This phone does not have an expandable memory card slot.
The One X+ comes 4G ready so can take advantage of high speed mobile Internet in locations where it is available. It has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit). It has Wi-Fi which means that it can connect to your home network or public Wi-Fi hotspots such as those available in many coffee shops, cafes or hotels. The One X+ is also able to connect to HDMI enabled TV's or projectors (this requires a separate microUSB to HDMI adapter) and it can connect to DLNA enabled devices (such as a laptop or smart TV) meaning that you can stream content both to and from your phone wirelessly. This phone also has NFC compatibility which enables you to make contactless payments and share files with your friends.
This phone comes with Google Maps, Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube. Other apps, such as Instagram, WhatsApp, Snapchat and Spotify are available to download from the Google Play Store, along with the latest music, films, TV shows and games.
Although the HTC One X+ has been superseded by newer models, it has become a strong mid-range contender as its price continues to fall.