HTC unexpected surprise is not HTC 11
While almost all of us were hoping to get a glimpse of the Snapdragon 835-powered HTC 11(at least according to rumors). The HTC U Ultra Sapphire Version went official in Taiwan shores, rather.
Come March 28, the Sapphire version featuring Sapphire glass protection and 128GB of onboard storage will start shipping in Taiwan for a rough price of $950USD or Php47,500 Philippine peso.
- U Ultra Sapphire Limited Edition up for pre-order starting mid-Feb
- HTC U Ultra goes official featuring ‘liquid glossy’ body, AI for Php37k price
HTC U Ultra is a “flagship” phablet with Snapdragon 821, 4GB RAM, 12MP main camera & 16MP front camera with a secondary screen of the LG V20 together with its 5.7-inch QHD display.
- LG V20 arrives in the Philippines, retails at P35,990
- Flagship Phone-Off: Google Pixel XL, LG V20, Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe, iPhone 7 Plus
What do you think of this news? Were you expecting an HTC 11 announcement? Share us your thoughts and let us know in the comment section below.
HTC U Ultra Full Specs, Official PH Price, Release Date in the Philippines
|SPECS, PH Price||HTC U Ultra|
|Display||5.7-inch 1440p QHD Super LCD 5 515ppi, 2-inch 160×1040 secondary screen|
|Size||7.99mm thick, 170g weight|
|Design||All ‘glossy’ glass unibody, Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Colors||Black, Blue, Pink, and White|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core chipset|
|Processor||4 x 2.15GHz Kyro|
|Memory||4GB RAM, 64/128GB internal, microSD card up to 2TB|
|Main Camera||12MP f/1.8, UltraPixel 2, PDAF, 1.55-micron pixel, OIS, Laser AF, dual-tone LED flash|
|Multimedia||4k video with 3D audio, Slow motion @ 720p and 1080p, hi-res audio playback|
|Front camera||16MP BSI, UltraPixel mode|
|Connectivity||GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz | WCDMA: 850/900/2100MHz |
4G LTE, WiFi ac, Bt 4.2, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, FM, dual-nano sim
|OS||Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Battery||3000mah with Quick Charge 3.0|
|Official Price||estimated at $749 or Php37,000|
|Availability date||January 2017 in Taiwan, March 2017 in the Philippines|
|Where to buy||Not yet available locally|