Here Are Your Upcoming Windows 8 Phone Candidates

By Saeed Al-Rubeyi on at

Microsoft officially launched Windows Phone 8 yesterday and showcased some of the upcoming hardware on offer from the likes of HTC, Samsung, and Nokia. Phones and rough plans are available on our various networks and the phones themselves will arrive from mid-November with some pretty cheap priced handsets on show.

These Are the Windows Phone 8 Handsets You'll Be Able to Buy Soon

HTC 8X
Key Specs: 1.5 GHZ dual-core Qualcomm S4, 1GB RAM, 130 grams, 132.35 x 66.2 x 10.12 mm, 1800 mAh
Carriers/availability: O2, EE, Vodafone
Price:  £399 SIM-free. Free on a £31 a month contract (via Phones4U), £30 on a £29 a month plan (three), or £29 plus £36 a month (O2 & EE).

These Are the Windows Phone 8 Handsets You'll Be Able to Buy Soon

HTC 8S
Key Specs: 1 GHZ dual-core Qualcomm S4, 512MB RAM, 113 grams, 120.5 x 63 x 10.28 mm, 1700 mAh
Carriers: EE, O2, Three, Vodafone
Price:  £240 SIM-free. Free with a £20.50 a month contract (via Phones4U), free with a £21.50 contract (O2) or 20.50 (EE).

 

These Are the Windows Phone 8 Handsets You'll Be Able to Buy Soon

Nokia Lumia 820
Key Specs: 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm S4, 1GB RAM, 160 grams, 123.8mm x 68.5mm x 9.9 mm, 1650 mAh battery
Carriers: O2, EE, Vodafone
Price: £420 SIM-free. Free on a £31 a month contract (via Phones4u), or free £36 a month (O2 and EE)

 

These Are the Windows Phone 8 Handsets You'll Be Able to Buy Soon

Nokia Lumia 920
Key Specs: 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm S4, 1GB RAM, 185 grams, 130.3 mm x 70.8 mm x 10.7 mm , 2000 mAh battery
Carriers: EE
Price: £470 SIM-free. Or £19.99 on a £46 a month contract (via Phones4u), or £49 plus £36 a month (EE).

These Are the Windows Phone 8 Handsets You'll Be Able to Buy Soon

Samsung Ativ S
Key Specs: 1.5 GHz dual-core Qualcomm S4, 1GB RAM, 135 grams, 137.2mm x 70.5mm x 8.7mm, 2300mAh battery
Carriers: O2
Price: £440 SIM-free. Free on a £36 a month contract (O2).