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Review: The HTC 8XT is better than the (original) iPhone


At a Glance

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At a Glance

The HTC 8XT is a disappointing Windows Phone that's a step down from its predecessor in nearly every way.

Price when rated: $100
Lowest price: $399.00 via Amazon.com


  • Comes in eye-catching colors
  • Boom Sound is okay


  • Low-resolution screen
  • Poor battery life
  • Very little internal storage

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Damaged Lithium Ion battery explodes

Sep 17, 2014 12:00 AM

Japan's National Institute for Technology and Evaluation (NITE) tested a Lithium Ion battery about the size of one used in a cellphone. It was struck with a hammer then left on a work bench, unconnected from any apparatus. The result was explosive.


Damaged Lithium Ion battery explodes

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