HTC U Play with 16MP Front Camera, 4GB RAM, Fingerprint Sensor Launched in India

HTC has finally launched its new range of smartphones – the HTC U Play and HTC U Ultra, today at an event in New Delhi, India. The HTC U Play features a 5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super LCD Display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It is powered by a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755 processor paired with Mali-T860 MP2 GPU. It comes with 4GB LPDDR3 RAM with 64GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 2TB using a microSD card.

HTC U Play

HTC has also added a brand new smart assistant known as Smart Companion. It uses artificial intelligence to learn as you use the phone and offers helpful suggestions.  The company has ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack in favour of USB Type-C port and comes bundled with a set of HTC USonic earphones which uses a sonar-like pulse and tiny microphones to analyse the inside of your inner ears.

HTC U Play

In terms of optics, the HTC U Play sports a 16-megapixel Rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and OIS. On the front, there is a 16-megapixel Front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture lens. It has a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button below the display. The device packs in a 2500mAh non-removable battery that supports fast charging technology.

The Dual-SIM smartphone comes with Hybrid Dual-SIM slot which means the second sim slot can be used as microSD card slot. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system with HTC Sense UI on the top. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, USB 2.0 Type-C & GPS.

HTC U Play

HTC U Play Specifications:

  • Display: 5.2-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super LCD Display
  • Processor: 2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 MT6755 processor, Mali-T860 MP2 GPU
  • RAM and Storage: 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage (expandable up to 2TB)
  • Camera: 16MP Rear camera with Dual-tone LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, OIS and a 16MP Front camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Battery: 2500mAh battery with Fast charging technology
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, USB 2.0 Type-C, GPS
  • Dimensions: 145.99×72.9×3.5 ~ 7.99 mm and weighs 145 grams

HTC U Play

The HTC U Play smartphone comes in Sapphire Blue, Cosmetic Pink, Brilliant Black and Ice White colour options. It has been priced at Rs. 39,990 and will be available from mid-March.


ALSO READ: HTC U Ultra with Secondary Display, Snapdragon 821 SoC, 16MP Front Camera Launched in India

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