The HTC U (code named as HTC U Ocean) is expected to come with special sensors dubbed as Edge Sensors. That will place on the bottom. These sensors will allow users to interact with the edges of the device frame to perform certain gestures. While the phone is in sleep mode with the display off. Users will be able to trigger these gestures with a long squeeze. These gestures will open up a range of different features. That can easily be accessed with a single hand.
HTC U Ocean Specifications
HTC U Ocean will come with a 5.5-inch WQHD display with a layer of Gorilla Glass 5. The phone will have a coating of Gorilla Glass 5 on top of the screen. The other tipped specs include Android 7.1 Nougat, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2. And a 3,000 mAh battery with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0 support. According to the reports, the phone will be unveiled later this month. And will be launched in the major markets by next month.
The HTC U Ocean is powered by 2.15GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor. And it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 128GB internal storage that can be expanded up to 2000GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the HTC U Ocean having a 12-pixel primary camera on the rear. And a 16-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The HTC U Ocean is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, USB OTG, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
The HTC U Ocean Feature Details
|Model||HTC U Ocean|
|Launch date||2017, May(Expected)|
|Display size||5.5 Inch|
|Screen resolution||1440×2560 pixels|
|Operating system||Android 7.0|
|Sim||Dual sim(nano sim)|
|Processor||2.15 ghz quad-core, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 chipset|
|External storage||2000 Gb(microsd)|
|Network support||GSM/ 3g/ 4g/ LTE|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi(802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), GPS, Bluetooth(v 4.20), NFC, USB OTG,|
|Sensors||Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope|
|Battery Capacity||3000 mah|
|Colors||Sapphire blue, brilliant black|
HTC is about to lunch HTC U Ocean in India by May 2017. However the price is not confirmed yet.