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Buy the HTC U11, 64GB – Sapphire Blue from Handtec that has a lot of new features to offer such as “Edge sense”, a virtual assistant called “Amazon Alexa”, no 3.5mm Jack, Booming speakers and a powerful camera.
The new “Edge Sense”
HTC U11 featurse a new way of interacting with the phone by literally squeezing the sides. A light squeeze opens Google Assistant, and a harder squeeze takes the users to the camera app. Once the smartphone is in the camera, pressing down on the lower portion of the rim acts like pushing a shutter button. It is an interesting idea, known as “Edge Sense”. Later in the year according to HTC third-party apps will be able to take advantage of these squeezy features such as Google Maps.
Personal Virtual Assistant
HTC U11, 64GB has an integrated virtual assistant known as Amazon Alexa; Alexa burst into life when given a wake-word (a voice command). It features four microphones dotted around the smartphone hence, Alexa can hear its user from quite a distance. Alexa will work with its regular skill set, so the user shall be able to control their smart home.
HTC U11, 64GB features front-firing BoomSound speakers. According to HTC these speakers are designed to be better than ever. Sound is pumped from behind the screen.
Distortion Free & Clear Audio
HTC U11, 64GB does not have a headphone jack, it rather offers a pair of USonic In-ear buds that feature active noise-cancelling, and there’s also a 3.5mm dongle which houses a built-in DAC that HTC claims should improve the sonics.
Commendable Camera Performance
HTC U11, 64GB offers a 12-megapixel rear-facing camera that has new wider f/1.7 aperture for silky bokeh and improved low-light performance, while an HDR Boost feature reduces lag when shooting with high dynamic range. The camera will focus in 0.3 seconds thanks to the updated phase-detection autofocus. On the front there’s a 16MP sensor with an f/2.0 lens and an ‘UltraPixel’ mode for improved low-light performance resulting in great pictures and selfies.
- HTC U11 offers 5.5 Inch quad-HD display so the users can enjoy a cinematic view in their palms
- The smartphone has in built Snapgradon 835 processor 4GB on-board memory ensuring smooth switching and fast multi-tasking
- HTCU11 has eradicated the 3.5mm Jack hence, it provides USB-C earbuds with noise cancellation for clear audio
- The device features “Edge Sense” whereby the users can interact with the phone by squeezing its sides
- It offers a 12MP camera with OIS and improved low-light performance, so the users can achieve great pictures
- Featuring a 3000mAh battery, it keeps the users on the go with the confidence of high power
- It has to offer a virtual assistant known as “Amazon Alexa”
- Colour – Sapphire Blue
What’s in the Package:
- HTC U11, 64GB – (SIM Free/Unlocked)
- HTC USonic In-ear buds
- 3.5mm Dongle
- Dimensions – 153.9 x 75.9 x 7.9 mm (6.06 x 2.99 x 0.31 in)
- Weight – 169 g (5.96 oz)
- SIM – Single SIM (Nano-SIM)
- Certification – IP67 (Dust & Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes)
- Type – Super LCD5 capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Size – 5.5 inches (~71.4% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution – 1440 x 2560 pixels (~534 ppi pixel density)
- Multitouch – Yes
- Protection – Corning Gorilla Glass 5, HTC Sense UI
- OS – Android 7.1 (Nougat)
- Chipset – Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
- CPU – Octa-core (4×2.45 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo)
- GPU – Adreno 540
- Card slot – microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) – single-SIM model
- Internal 64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM – Global
- Primary – 12 MP, f/1.7, phase detection autofocus, OIS, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
- Features – Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
- Video – 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps, HDR, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec.
- Secondary – 16 MP
- Alert types – Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
- Loudspeaker – Yes
- 3.5mm jack – No, 24-bit/192kHz audio, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- WLAN – Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
- Bluetooth – 4.2, A2DP, LE
- GPS – Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
- NFC – Yes
- Radio – No
- USB – 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- Fingerprint (front-mounted)
- Messaging – SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
- Browser – HTML5
- Java – No
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0)
- Google Drive (100 GB cloud storage)
- XviD/MP4/H.264/WMV player
- MP3/eAAC+/WMA/WAV/FLAC player
- Document editor
- Photo/video editor
- Type – Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
- Stand-by – Up to 336 h (3G)
- Talk time -Up to 24 h 30 min (3G)