HTC brings new flagship range in India!

HTC launched its new flagship U Ultra and U Play in India. The HTC U Ultra comes with dual display as the primary is 5.7-inch Quad HD display and secondary is 2-inch touch screen display. It is powered by Snapdragon 821 processor with 4GB of RAM. The U Play comes with 5.2-inch FHD display and powered by Octa core MediaTek P10 processor.

Both smartphone has glass finish in front and back, with metal frame. Both have fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C and 3.5mm audio jack is missing. The HTC brings Sense Companion software that uses an AI to learn about user and offer intelligent suggestions. It learns user frequent used contacts and apps, and surface related notifications on the second screen.

Faisal Siddiqui, President-South Asia, HTC said,

[notification type=”notification_info” ]The launch of the HTC ‘U’ series marks the beginning of our several exciting launches in India this year. Our focus is on design, quality, HD adaptive audio and Artificial Intelligence integration for the discerning customer looking for a premium product with a global appeal.[/notification]

The HTC U Ultra will be coming in Brilliant Black, Cosmetic Pink and Sapphire Blue Black colours for Rs. 59,990 (MOP) and will be go on sale from March 6th. The HTC U Play will be coming in Iceberg White, Indigo Blue, Black Oil and Cosmic Pink Gold colours for Rs. 39,990 (MOP).

HTC U Ultra specifications are

  • Processor: Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 64-bit (2×2.15 GHz Kryo and 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)
  • GPU: Adreno 530
  • Display: 5.7-inch Quad HD Super LCD 5 with Gorilla Glass 5 protection/ Sapphire Glass (128GB version), 1440×2560 pixels
  • Secondary Display:  2-inch (160 x 1040 pixels) 520 PPI Super LCD 5
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Memory: 64 internal, expandable up to 2TB with microSD
  • Camera: Rear 12MP (UltraPixel 2) with dual-tone LED flash, 1.55um pixels, f/1.8 aperture, Laser AF, OIS, 4K video recording/ Front 16MP with f/2.0 aperture, UltraPixel mode
  • OS: Android 7.0 Nougat with HTC Sense UI
  • SIM: Hybrid dual (nano+nano/microSD)
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS with GLONASS, NFC, USB 3.1 Type-C
  • Battery: 3000mAh with Quick Charge 3.0

HTC U Play specifications are

  • Processor: Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10
  • GPU: Mali T860
  • Display: 5.2-inch Full HD Super LCD with Corning Gorilla Glass protection, 1920×1080 pixels
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Memory: 64GB internal, expandable up to 2TB with microSD
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • SIM: Hybrid dual (nano+nano/microSD)
  • Camera: Rear 16MP with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, OIS/ Front 16MP with f/2.0 aperture, 28mm lens, UltraPixel mode
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS with GLONASS, NFC, USB 2.0 Type-C
  • Battery: 2500mAh with fast charging