HTC – the smartphone manufacturer has recently announced its new flagship of smartphone, the HTC U Ultra at Consumer Electronics Show CES 2017. And now, the smartphone officially available for purchase in the United States. HTC has the phone listed on its official United States website, and is selling it for $749.
HTC U Ultra Features
The high-end smartphone features a larger 5.7 inch display with the screen resolution of 2560 × 1440 pixels, the display also supports 2 inch secondary display for the notification and alerts. The smartphone comes with a glass back that curves into a thin perimeter of aluminum and HTC calls it a Liquid Surface design that’s looks impressive. The company promises a version that swaps out the phone’s Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection with a sapphire glass special edition later in this year.
The smartphone runs the latest generation Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. And it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad core processor and coupled with Adreno 530 graphic processor. Under the hood, the smartphone packs a 4GB of high speed RAM along with 64GB of built-in storage, while the sapphire glass version of the Ultra smartphone will offer a 128GB of internal storage. There is also a MicroSD card slot for the expansion of storage up to 256GB.
As far as the cameras concerned, the phone sports a 12 megapixel rear camera with optical image stabilization, f/1.8 aperture, OIS, Laser and phase detection, and dual LED (dual-tone) flash. While on the front of the device, there is larger 16 megapixel front facing shooter that can take wide-angle selfies.
The notable feature is that the smartphone comes with HTC Sense Comapnion, an AI powered assistant offering personalize recommendation that helps you to manage your life.
The phone boasts a 3,000mAh non-removable battery with the support of Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 that provides the juice you will need. The smartphone will available in three color options: Blue, Black and Pink.
HTC U Ultra Specs
- 7 inch display
- resolution of 2560 × 1440 pixels
- 2 inch secondary display for the notification and alerts
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection / sapphire glass
- Android 7.0 Nougat OS
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad core processor
- Adreno 530 graphic processor
- 4GB of RAM
- 64GB / 128GB of internal storage
- Expandable storage: up to 256GB via MicroSD card
- 12 megapixel rear camera
- 16 megapixel front facing shooter
- 3,000mAh non-removable battery
- Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
- Color options: Blue, Black and Pink
HTC U Ultra Price
The smartphone will available for purchase in the United States and priced at $749.