As expected, HTC unveiled its latest smartphone, HTC U Play at an event. The phone is a smaller version of the HTC U Ultra sans secondary display. Made with Glass and Metal frame, HTC U Play will be available for the market in March 2017. The phone is priced on the higher side. It will cost you USD 438 (Rs 29999) for 4GB RAM model and slightly lesser for the 3GB RAM model. The company has unveiled the phone in four colors - Sapphire Blue, Comestic Pink, Brilliant Black and Ice White.
HTC U Play is equipped with a 5.2-inch Full HD display powered by an Octa core MediaTek Helio P10 processor. Coming to the cameras of the phone, the newly launched HTC U Play has got a 16-megapixel rear camera with OIS feature. Same 16-megapixel front camera is fitted on the front.
No plans for India release has been announced. HTC could officially announced its arrival in the country soon.
HTC is all set to unveil a couple of smartphones on January 12 at an event including the HTC U Play smartphone. Now, a couple of specs of the phone has been spotted on the Weibo post including screen size, processor details and battery size.
Also known as HTC Alpine, HTC U Play will feature a 5.2-inch Full HD display. There will be a Helio P10 chipset paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Camera-wise, the phone will carry a 16-megapixel camera units on both front and back side of the phone. Battery will be 2500 mAh. There is a fingerprint sensor as well, placed on the front side of the phone. Like mentioned before, HTC U Play missed 3.5mm audio jack.
The phone availability for the whole globe will be known at the launch event. India release could happen in March or April.
HTC is going to unveil a couple of smartphones at an event on January 12. HTC Ocean Note aka HTC U Ultra is the most probable launch at the event. Now, as per latest information, HTC could bring the smaller sibling of HTC Ocean Note named HTC U Play. It could get a 5.2-inch display. No more details about the phone is known yet.
The HTC U Play will also not carry a 3.5mm audio jack and most probably could get a curved screen as well. It is expected that HTC would go different in terms of style and looks for U series smarphones.
|Release Date||31st Mar 2017|
|Color||Blue, Pink, Black, White|
|Sim Type||Dual Sim|
|Sim Size||Nano + Nano|
|Dimensions||145.9 x 72.9 x 7.9 mm|
|Display Resolution||1080x1920 Pixel|
|Display Type||Full HD IPS Display|
|Pixel Density||424 ppi|
|Processor Type||Octa Core|
|Processor Speed||2 GHz|
|Rear Camera||16 MP|
|Video Resolution||Full HD|
|Secondary Camera||16 MP|
|Internal Memory||32 GB Internal Memory|
|RAM||3 GB RAM|
|Expandable Memory||Upto 256GB|
|2G Network||GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz|
|3G Network||UMTS 2100 MHz|
|4G Network||TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3)|
|Battery||2500 mAH Battery|