HTC is going to launch its new smartphone called HTC U which was code-named HTC Ocean and the device was recently been spotted listed by the AnTuTu benchmark website with partial specifications of the device listed. Now an HD render of the HTC U smartphone has just been leaked online by a Twitter user that shows the device in a Red color option and comes with thin side and bottom bezels and a trimmer top.
It comes with two speaker grills at the bottom panel with the USB-Type-C port in between the speaker grills. The top part comes with the SIM port, however, the render doesn’t have the power button and the volume buttons. HTC is expected to launch the HTC U smartphone this month with the early May launch.
HTC U specs
The HTC U was spotted listed on the AnTuTu benchmark website with the code-name HTC CBP. It comes with a QHD display with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage capacity along with a MicroSD card expandable storage slot.
It runs on the Android 7.1.1 OS out of the box. It features a 12-megapixel rear LED flash camera along with a 16-megapixel front-facing selfie camera. No other details about the device are currently available on the AnTuTu benchmark test listing. The HTC U is expected to come with a bigger battery than the HTC U Play and is expected to be priced around $1000 at the time of its launch.
If we check out the recent rumours from the leakster Evan Blass, the HTC U will feature a 5.5-inch WQHD display with 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution and will run out of the box on Android Nougat 7.1 OS. It will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with Adreno 540 GPU. The device will feature an Edge Sense feature where the frame-embedded sensors enable the user to control numerous, customizable actions with gestures such as squeezing or swiping along its left and right sides.
The HTC U will have a 12-megapixel Sony IMX362 sensor on the rear panel and a 16-megapixel Sony IMX351 sensor on the front panel. It will have 64GB or 128GB inbuilt storage capacity and will also feature an expandable storage option with a microSD card.