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HTC U Play

HTC U Play
Brand: HTC
Category: High-End Smartphones

  • Design
    Metal Glass

  • Display
    5.2 inch, FHD 1080p (1080 x 1920 pixels)

  • Camera
    Rear: 16-megapixel with 1 µm pixels; Front: 16MP, with UltraPixel™ mode

  • Processor
    MediaTek™ Helio™ P10, Octa-core, 64-bit

  • Features
    Featuring voice-activated HTC Sense Companion, HTC USonic, 3D Audio

  • Battery
    2500 mAh with Fast charging (5V/2A)

HTC U Play - Specifications, Price & Availability

Price

  • Pricing Pricing
    $438 in US

Availability

  • Release Date Release Date
    Announced: January 2017, available for purchase starting March
  • Available in Markets Available in Markets
    US

Connectivity

  • Network Network
    Both SIM 1 and SIM 2 (#DUGL only) 2G/2.5G - GSM/GPRS/EDGE (#DUGL and #UHL) 850/900/1800/1900 MHz 3G UMTS (#DUGL) 850/900/1900/2100 MHz 3G UMTS (#UHL) 850/900/1900/2100 MHz 4G LTE (#DUGL) FDD: Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28 TDD: Bands 38, 40 4G LTE (#UHL) FDD: Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28 TDD: Bands 38, 40 Support Cat 6 LTE, download up to 300 Mbps, upload up to 50 Mbps
  • SIM Type SIM Type
    Dual Nano SIM, Dual standby and dual active (#DUGL only), Dual 4G LTE SIM slot4 (#DUGL only)
  • HD Voice HD Voice
    Yes
  • Mobile Data Mobile Data
    2G/2.5G - GSM/GPRS/EDGE (#DUGL and #UHL), 3G UMTS (#DUGL), 3G UMTS (#UHL), 4G LTE (#UHL)
  • NFC NFC
    Yes
  • Bluetooth support Bluetooth support
    BlueTooth® 4.2
  • USB Type USB Type
    USB 2.0, Type-C
  • Wi-Fi Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi®: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 & 5 GHz)
  • Other Connectivity Other Connectivity
    DLNA Miracast

Design

  • Device Type Device Type
    Smartphone
  • Body Material Body Material
    perfect blend between metal and glass.
  • Dimensions Dimensions:
    145.99 x 72.9 x 3.5 ~ 7.99 mm
  • Weight Weight
    145g
  • Color Variants Color Variants
    Comestic Pink, Brilliant Black, Ice White and Sapphire Blue color

Display

  • Display Size Display Size
    5.2 inch, FHD 1080p
  • Display Resolution Display Resolution
    1080 x 1920 pixels
  • PPI Density PPI Density
    Pixel density at 428 ppi (pixel per inch)
  • Display Type Display Type
    super LCD
  • Display Protection Display Protection
    Corning® Gorilla® Glass
  • Display Features Display Features
    Display color personalization

Camera

  • Camera Resolution Camera Resolution
    16-megapixel with 1 µm pixels, Auto-focus
  • Camera sensor Camera sensor
    BSI sensor
  • Aperture size Aperture size
    f/2.0 aperture
  • Flash Flash
    Dual tone LED flash
  • Focal length Focal length
    28 mm focal length (74.5° wide angle)
  • Video recording Video recording Features
    Full HD 1080p video recording (1920 x 1080) at 30 fps; Video Pic (capture a 2-megapixel photo while recording Full HD 1080p video)
  • Still Imaging Features Still Imaging Features
    Selfie timer up to 10 seconds, Face detection, Volume button as shutter button, Volume button to zoom, Pro mode with manual control and 12 bit RAW format support, Auto-HDR, Panorama mode up to 270 degree Continuous shooting, Continuous shooting up to 4 fps, Zoe Capture, Hyperlapse
  • Selfie Camera Selfie Camera
    16MP, with UltraPixel™ mode with 1 µm pixels, Fixed-focus, BSI sensor, f/2.0 aperture and 26.5 mm focal length (77.9° wide angle)
  • Selfie Camera Features Selfie Camera Features
    Live Makeup, Auto selfie (smile selfie, still selfie), Voice Selfie, Selfie Panorama, Selfie timer up to 10 seconds, Auto-HDR, Full HD 1080p video recording (1920 x 1080) at 30 fps, Video Pic (captures 2 megapixel photo while recording Full HD 1080p video), Face detection, Touch to capture, Volume button as shutter button

Hardware

  • Processor Processor
    MediaTek™ Helio™ P10, Octa-core, 64-bit
  • GPU GPU
    Powerful dual-core 64-bit Mali-T860 graphics core clocked at 700MHz
  • RAM RAM
    3GB / 4GB
  • In-Built Storage In-Built Storage
    32GB (Available storage for users: about 22.8 GB) / 64GB (Available storage for users: about 51.5 GB)
  • MicroSD card support MicroSD card support
    Extended memory: microSD™ up to 2TB
  • Sensors Sensors
    Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Motion G-sensor, Compass sensor, Gyro sensor, Magnetic sensor, Fingerprint sensor
  • Battery Capacity Battery Capacity
    Capacity: 2500 mAh, Talk time on 3G network: up to 15.21 hours Standby time on 3G network: up to 427.54 hours, Power saver mode, Extreme power saving mode
  • Fast Charging Fast Battery Charging
    Fast charging (5V/2A)
  • Wireless Charging Wireless Charging
    No

Platform

  • OS Version OS Version
    Android™ with HTC Sense™

Special Features

  • Dust Resistant Dust Resistant
    No
  • Fingerprint Scanner Fingerprint Scanner
    Yes
  • Iris Scanner Iris Scanner
    No
  • Water Resistant Water Resistant
    No
  • Other Special Features Other Special Features
    HTC Usonic, Dual microphone with noise cancelation, HTC Sense Companion, Motion launch, Voice commands, Sensor Hub for activity tracking, HTC Connect - 3 - finger swipe for easy wireless multimedia streaming, Reduce ringtone volume on pick up, Pocket mode - Louder ringtone, Flip to mute ringtone

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

7.1 3.6 1
  • Bang for the Buck 8 / 10
  • Design 7 / 10
  • Display 7 / 10
  • Durability 7 / 10
  • Performance 7 / 10
  • Camera Quality 7 / 10
  • Flexibility 7 / 10
  • Innovative Features 7 / 10
  • Multimedia 7 / 10

This is HTC U Play. The playful 5.2” phone that fits perfectly in your hand. It reflects U, with a sophisticated new liquid surface. It listens to U, adapting sound to your unique hearing.

It captures the best U with 16MP & Ultra Selfie camera . And it even learns from U, becoming a companion that evolves and gets to know you better over time.

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HTC U Play - User Reviews & Ratings

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  • Bang for the Buck
    6
  • Design
    6
  • Display
    6
  • Durability
    5
  • Performance
    5
  • Camera Quality
    5
  • Flexibility
    5
  • Innovative Features
    5
  • Multimedia
    5
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