After launching the U11+ in Taiwan in November last year, HTC has now brought the smartphone to the Indian shores. Priced at Rs 56,990, the smartphone has already gone on sale and you can purchase it exclusively from Flipkart. You can choose between Amazing Silver and Sapphire Blue color options.
Flipkart is offering no cost EMI stating as low as Rs 4,750 per month for 12 months, whereas standard EMI with interest plans start at Rs 1,976 per month for 36 months. You can also exchange your old smartphone for a new HTC U11+ and get up to Rs 20,000 off.
The highlight of the HTC U11+ is that it comes with a 6-inch Quad HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio. HTC has also added the ‘Edge Sense’ technology, that allows you to squeeze the edges of the smartphone for to quickly launch Google Assistant or frequently used apps such as camera, Facebook or WhatsApp among others. In terms of audio, the smartphone is equipped with HTC’s BoomSound speakers that the company claims offers 30 percent louder sound.
HTC U11+ specifications, features
Under the hood, the U11+ is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core SoC. Paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage, a microSD card slot for further expansion is also present.
In the photography department, the smartphone comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera of f/1.7 aperture, long with support for optical image stabilization (OIS). Up front, the U11+ houses an 8-megapixel camera for selfies and video calling.
In the software department, the smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo with a layer of HTC’s custom SenseUI out-of-the-box. To keep the smartphone ticking, you have a 3,930mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 3.0.
Connectivity options include USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer, 4G LTE with VoLTE HD voice calling support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 and NFC. The smartphone also comes with IP68 rating for water and dust resistance, which means you can submerge the smartphone in up to 1.5 meter water for up to 30 minutes.