At an event held in Delhi, HTC launched its latest flagship device, the U11, in India. The Taiwan-based company has worked hard to pack a lot of premium features into making this phone a true flagship on most fronts. The HTC U11 comes with all the latest specs and features a new AI assistant developed by HTC called the Sense Companion.
HTC U11 Coverage
HTC U11 Specifications
|Key Specs||HTC U11|
|Display||5.5 inch Super LCD5, Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Screen Resolution||Quad HD, 2560 x 1440 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 7.1.1 Nougat, Sense UI, Edge Sense, Sense Companion|
4 x 2.45 GHz Kryo
4 x 1.9 GHz Kryo
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835|
|Inbuilt Storage||128GB, UFS2.1|
|Storage Upgrade||Yes, up to 2TB|
|Primary Camera||12MP, Ultrapixel 3.0, f/1.7, 1.4μm pixel size, PDAF, OIS, dual LED flash|
|Video recording||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 120fps|
|Secondary Camera||16MP, f/2.0|
|SIM Card Type||Dual, nano+nano, hybrid SIM slot|
|Waterproof||IP67 certification, water resistant up to 1m|
|Dimensions||153.9 x 75.9 x 7.9 mm|
HTC U11 Photo Gallery
On the front, the HTC U11 comes with a 5.5 inch Quad HD Super LCD 5 display. At the top, the device comes with a 16 MP secondary camera and sensors. At the bottom we find capacitive touch buttons. The home button comes with a fingerprint sensor integrated in it.
At the back, the device comes with a 12 MP primary camera and a dual LED flash. Below that we have the HTC branding.
At the bottom, we have some device information.
At the top, we have the SIM slot and the secondary mic.
At the bottom, we have the speaker, a mic, the USB port C. The USB C doubles for charging, data transfer and audio routing.
On the right of the device, the device comes with the power button and volume rockers. The left side is bare.
The HTC U11 comes with a 5.5 inch Quad HD Super LCD 5 display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The device comes with a pixel density of 534 PPI. The display comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The display is crisp and the viewing angles are great.
Coming to the camera department, the HTC U11 comes with a 12 MP primary camera with f/1.7 aperture, Phase detection autofocus, Optical image stabilisation and dual LED flash. The camera comes with features such as geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR and panorama.
On the front, the device sports a 16 MP secondary camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Pricing and Availability
HTC U11 is priced at Rs. 51,990 in India. Previously, HTC had launched the U Ultra in India at Rs 59,990. With the HTC U11, the company has taken a bold step in pricing.
HTC U11 will be available for pre-ordering from June 17 on the HTC online store, and customers who pre-order will also get a free HTC Flip cover worth Rs. 1,999. The HTC U11 will also be available on Amazon India, as well in offline stores in the last week of June.
The U11 is a premium flagship phone from HTC. After the success of its U series, HTC has set new creativity benchmarks with the U11. This phone comes with one of the most powerful SoCs, ample RAM, a whopping 2TB expandable storage, HTC sense, and many more premium features from HTC. Given the price of the phone, it is a very good option if you are looking to buy a flagship smartphone.