After rumors and leaked images, HTC has finally launched the HTC U11 EYEs smartphone today whose launched date was already leaked out by @evleaks few days back. The interested users can pre-order the device from HTC Taiwan online eStore and it will be available for sale starting February 1st in the country. No details available about its global debut as of now. The HTC U11 EYEs is priced at NT$ 14,900 (around $504) and it comes with Red, Silver and Black color options. It has bigger 6-inch display and has a bigger battery with Quick Charge feature for fast charging.
The HTC U11 EYEs also comes with the Edge Sense technology for squeeze interaction that was available with HTC U11 and U11+ previously. It features a 6-inch Full HD+ Super LCD 3 display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 1080 x 2160 pixels resolution. It is powered by the octa-core Snapdragon 652 64-bit Mobile Platform with Adreno 510 GPU and has 4GB of RAM with 64GB internal storage capacity that is further expandable with microSD up to 128GB. It runs on the Android 7.1.2 (Nougat) OS out of the box with HTC Sense UI on top and supports Dual SIMs as well.
It features a 12-megapixel UltraPixel 3 rear camera with Dual LED flash, Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF),BSI sensor, OIS, f/1.7 aperture, 4K video recording and has a dual front facing camera with 5-megapixel + 5-megapixel cameras with f/2.2 aperture, 80-degree wide-angle lens, Real-time bokeh effects. It is powered by a 3930mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 and has a fingerprint sensor available on the rear side. It is t is also dust and water-resistant with IP67 ratings and comes with 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS with GLONASS, USB 2.0 Type-C, USB Type-C audio, HTC USonic with Active Noise Cancellation, Hi-Res audio certified features as well. It measures 157.9 x 74.99 x 8.5 mm and weights 185 grams.
To recall, the HTC U11 Plus was announced with a 6-inch Quad HD+ Super LCD 6 display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 2880 x 1440 pixels resolution and is powered by a 2.45GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform with Adreno 540 GPU. It comes with 4GB of RAM + 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB internal storage options and it also supports expandable storage up to 2TB with microSD card. It runs on the Android 8.0 Oreo with HTC Sense U.I. It features a 12-megapixel UltraPixel 3 rear camera with Dual LED flash, Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF),BSI sensor, OIS, f/1.7 aperture, 1.4μm pixel, 4K video recording, 3D Audio.
It also comes with an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, BSI sensor, 85° field of view, 1080p video recording. It is backed up by a 3930mAh built-in battery with QuickCharge 3.0 feature and comes with 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 & 5GHz), NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS + GLONASS,USB-C 3.1 Gen 1 and has a fingerprint sensor on the rear side. It also comes with HTC USonic with Active Noise Cancellation, Hi-Res audio certified and HTC BoomSound Hi-Fi edition. It also comes with water and dust resistant features with IP68 ratings. It measures 158.5 x 74.9 x 8.5mm and weights 188 grams.