HTC introduced U Ultra and U Play back in February in India. Both these phones are based on the company’s latest design philosophy and advanced technology. HTC U Ultra was priced at Rs 59,990 while the U Play was offered at a price tag of Rs 39,990. But, in almost three months, the company has reduced the price of HTC U Play by Rs 10,000 and now, it is priced at Rs 29,000. HTC has not only reduced the price of the U Play but, has also made it exclusively available on Amazon India.
Currently, the HTC U Play is available on Amazon in Sapphire Blue and Brilliant Black color options with zero cost EMI offer for a limited period. In addition to this, Amazon is also offering a cashback of almost Rs 2,300 on purchasing under credit card EMI and one-year insurance coverage for accidental and liquid damages by Cover Plus for free.
HTC U Play Specifications
The Taiwanese manufacturer introduced the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage HTC U Play variant. It also features a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080 X 1920 pixels) Super LCD display with Gorilla Glass and powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P1- SoC.
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The camera duties include 16-megapixel at the back with a BSI sensor, optical image stabilization, PDAF, a f/2.0 aperture, and dual-tone LED flash. While at the front, the phone features a 16-megapixel sensor with an UltraPixel mode, a BSI sensor, a f/2.0 aperture with a 28mm focal length. The smartphone has an inbuilt storage of 64GB which can be further expanded up to 2TB via microSD.
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Connectivity options include 4G LTE with VoLTE, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, NFC, DLNA, Miracast, HTC Connect, and USB 2.0 Type-C. The list of sensors includes an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and gyroscope. The overall dimensions of the phone measure 145.99 mm X 72.9 mm X 7.99 mm and weighs 145 grams.
The fingerprint sensor is embedded on the Home Button. The phone is fueled by a 2500 mAh battery with fast charging support (5V/2A) that is capable of delivering 15.21 hours of talk time and up to 427.54 hours of standby time.
Let’s see if the reduced price can improve the sales of the smartphone.