HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play launches in India, starting at Rs 39,990 – Both smartphone feature 4GB RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage.
HTC U Ultra in Sapphire Blue. (HTC – Image Courtesy)
HTC Corporation unveiled the HTC U Ultra and the HTC U Play smartphones in the Indian market. Both the smartphones come with 3D contoured, liquid surface, adaptive HTC U sonic technology. The HTC U Ultra is priced at Rs 59,990 (MOP) and the HTC U Play is priced at Rs 39,990 (MOP).
The HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play come with a one-year insurance that covers liquid damage and any physical damage to the phones. The customers also have an option to avail 7.5% cash back on the MOP value of both the phones using Standard Chartered debit or credit card. This offer is valid from 6 March to 31 May 2017. The HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play will be available in Indian market from 6 March and mid-March, respectively.
HTC U Ultra
HTC U Ultra features a 5.7-inch Super LCD with WQHD (2560x1440pixels) resolution and Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The device also features a 2-inch Dual Display with a resolution of 160x1040pixels that shows a user’s information like notifications, favourite contacts, apps, reminders, and more. The headset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 clocked at 2.15GHz couppled with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD 2TB. The smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat with the company’s own HTC Sense technology
Coming to the camera, the smartphone features a 12-megapixel main camera with f/1.8 aperture, BSI sensor, Laser autofocus, Phase detection autofocus (PDAF), Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) and Dual-tone LED flash. While the 16-megapixel front camera features a BSI sensor.
HTC U Ultra is bundled with a pair of HTC USonic headphones which analyzes your inner ears with a sonar-like pulse, and then adapts to you. Other features include a dual Nano-SIM and a 3000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.
It comes with connectivity options include USB 3.1 Type-C, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, NFC, 4G VoLTE and HTC Connect for wirelessly streaming media from the phone to compatible systems.
The HTC U Ultra is available in three colors, which include Brilliant Black, Cosmetic Pink, and Sapphire Blue.
HTC U Play
The HTC U Play comes with a 5.2-inch Super LCD display with a full HD (1920x1080pixels) resolution and Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio P10 coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage (expandable up to 2TB via a microSD card).
HTC U Play in Iceberg White.
The device features a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, BSI sensor, Phase detection autofocus (PDAF), Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) and a Dual-tone LED flash. While the 16-megapixel front camera comes with f/2.0 aperture and a BSI sensor.
The device also comes with dual Nano-SIM support, a 2500mAh battery with Fast charging capabilities and the pair of HTC USonic headphones like the HTC U Ultra.
Connectivity options include USB 2.0 Type-C, Bluetooth 4.2, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, NFC and HTC Connect.
The HTC U Play is available in Iceberg White; Indigo Blue; Black Oil and Cosmic Pink Gold colors in the India market.