HTC One XL is going to be the first LTE phone to be introduced in the UK region. The company is also planning to introduce it in several parts of the world. In terms of connectivity and browsing speed, One XL is among the fastest devices. It is capable of providing brilliant web browsing as well as download speed. The phone is capable of supporting 4G network. However, this super-fast connectivity comes with a price and you may find it slightly expensive than its competitors.
The exterior of HTC One XL is quite like One X as the casing of both these phones is identical. However, it shall be seen as a plus point as the exteriors of both these phones looks impressive. The rubberized polycarbonate body provides an easy grip and at the same time imparts a high-end and rich feel to the device. With dimensions of 134.8 x 69.9 x 8.9 mm, this device is handy to carry and can slip in the pocket easy. HTC One XL sports an impressive screen measuring 4.7 inches and is supported by 1280 x 720 pixel resolution. The screen of this great phone provides rich detailing and vibrant colors and makes web browsing and video viewing experience really great. However, you may face slight difficult in reading text under bright sunlight.
Even though majority of the phones that are being introduced these days are running on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, HTC One XL runs on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Also, the heavily customized HTC Sense UI will surely help you out. The manufacturer has also stuffed a lot of apps and widgets on this phone. One such popular widget that can be found in this phone is HTC Friendstream which helps to aggregate Twitter and Facebook accounts.
HTC has equipped a dual core 1.5 GHz chip in the device. It might seem a bit slower to you if you compare it with One X, but the difference is very small. HTC One XL comes with an 8 MP camera backed by an f/2.0 lens. There is a backside illuminated sensor in the camera of this phone which is capable of providing you with colorful and vibrant images. Also, it has HTC Imagesense in it, which is the custom camera interface that helps to add effects in your photos. The battery life is not as good as it should have been and you might require it to charge it daily.