Users of Android mobile phones like the new HTC One X now have access to an excellent new application where they can browse new properties if they are thinking of moving house. The new Rightmove application is available for free from the Android Marketplace so we take a look at the software and see how it works.
Rightmove is the eighth most popular website in the UK and now user of the devices like the HTC One X can search for a new home without leaving their armchair. Over twenty thousand different estate agents are covered by the Rightmove application which means that most users will easily be able to find properties in even the most remote of locations. Users of the iPhone have had access to this application since 2009 but this is the first time that it has been released for the Android platform. The application allow users to search for properties that match a range of user specified criteria such as location, number of bedrooms and price. Once a list of suitable properties has been generated users can view full screen photos and floor plans. A nice aspect of the application is how it links with the excellent Google Street View so you can take a virtual stroll around your potential new neighbourhood. Users who already have a Rightmove account will have all of their stored Data automatically synced with the app. There is a current trend where the general public are using mobile devices to perform tasks which were not possible a few years ago and the Rightmove application is a great example of this. Miles Shipside is the director of Rightmove and he commented "the addition of a new Rightmove Android app to our suite of home-moving platforms will further enhance this trend, and allows us to build on the success of our iPhone app, iPad app and M-Site".
There are a host of Android mobile phones that will be able to access this new application but the new HTC One Xoffers exceptional results thanks to it superb screen quality and excellent processing power that ensures that data is handled very quickly. The phone uses a large 4.7 inch which is perfect for viewing the full screen photographs in great detail. This screen uses Super IPS LCD2 technology that produces very bright and vivid images and the excellent resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels enable the phone to display an impressive 312 pixels per inch. The One X is the first device from HTC to incorporate a quad core processor. This type of chip helps the phone handle numerous tasks at the same time. This is perfect when using an application such as Rightmove as users can check their e mails and compose messages without needing to exit the application.
The Rightmove application for the HTC One X is a superb piece of software that enables users to search for a new home directly form their handset. The high quality screen displays the photographs available in great detail and the powerful chipset means that using the application does not stop you from performing other tasks at the same time.
The HTC One X is available now and the Samsung Galaxy S3 is coming soon.