HTC has just announced that its smartphone U Play will soon be available for sale in the Indian market at INR 29,990. It will be available on Amazon exclusively. Special offers include no cost EMI purchase for a limited period of time.
The 5.2-inch display smartphone is said to have an internal memory of 64GB (expandable up to 2TB via microSD) and a RAM of 4GB. The 3D contoured liquid surface and a lustrous, symmetrical, curved glass construction contributes a lot to the display.
It has a 16-megapixel rear camera with a BSI sensor, OIS, PDAF, f/2.0 aperture and dual-tone LED flash. The front camera is 16-megapixel with an UltraPixel mode, a BSI sensor, and an f/2.0 aperture.
|64GB internal expandable up to 2TB
As far as connectivity is concerned, it has 4g LTE plus VoLTE, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, HTC Connect, and USB 2.0 Type-C. The 145 gram phone sports an accelerometer The HTC smartphone sports an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, and gyroscope, weighs in at 145 grams, and measures 145.99×72.9×7.99mm. At the bottom it has a fingerprint sensor. Powered by a 2500 mAh battery and fast charging, it can give 15 hours of talktime.
The device comes with the ‘HTC Sense Companion’. It is like an assistant that keeps learning from the user and helps in day to day activities.
HTC is known to come up with high priced devices. However, this one comes after a price cut of INR 10,000 from the international market. About time the company realised that selling high priced phones in India isn’t always a good idea.