Smartphone manufacturer HTC has launched new flagship smartphone named HTC U11+ which will be available from Februauy 7 on e-commerce site Flipkart. It’s company’s first edge to edge display smartphone having 6-inch full HD + super LCD 3 display with resolutioa n of 1440 x 2880 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. It comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and runs on current Android 8.0 (Oreo) with HTC’s Sense UI on top. Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor clocked at 2.45 GHz paired with 6GB RAM . Also, the device is assembled with 3930 mAh battery and advanced with Quick Charge 3.0 which commit 24 hours of talktime.
HTC U11+ sports a 12-megapixel rear camera with 1.4 micrometer pixel OIS, BSI sensor, f/1.7, ultraspeed Auto Focus, dual-LED flash which also supports 4K video recording.There’s a front shooter of 8-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture and BSI sensor. HTC’s trademark Edge Sense feature has been made available in the U11+ which enables users to trigger different apps by squeezing the sides of the phone.
From connectivity point of view, HTC U11+ advance 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5, NFC, 4G VoLTE, GPS/A-GPS, GLONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System), MIRACAST and USB Type-C 3.1 functionality. The smartphone measures 158.5×74.9×8.5mm and weighs 188 gram, loaded with HTC’s BoomSound speakers and HTC USonic earbuds. HTC claims that BoomSound on HTC U11+ is the loudest ever put on a smartphone made by the company, and it is 30 percent louder than the HTC U11.
HTC U11+ will be available in Silver and Ceramic Black colour variants. The device will sell in two variants – 6GB RAM/4GB RAM and 64GB/ 128GB storage variant. It will compete with the likes of iPhone 8 and Galaxy S8 flagships.
This device has IP68 rating which makes it dust and water resistant. This is company’s first smartphone to come with dual digital assistants — Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. HTC U11+ has been priced at INR 56,990 and will go on sale at Flipkart starting February 7 onwards.