HTC U Play was released in February, 2017. It supports LTE, HSPA and GSM networks. The U Play is a dual nano-SIM gadget that packs a 5.2 inch Super LCD touchscreen with a resolution of 1920pixels x 1080 pixels at 428ppi. HTC U Play price in Kenya is around Ksh. 27,000.
HTC U Play comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB ROM or 4GB of RAM and 64GB ROM. It is powered by an Octa-core (4×1.0GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×2.1GHz Cortex-A53) CPU and has a 2500mAh Li-Ion battery that is sealed.
This handset features a 16MP selfie camera, and a 16MP rear camera with dual LED flash. HTC U Play has body dimensions of 146mm x 72.9mm x 8mm (height x length x width) and weighs 145g.
HTC U Play phone runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow. It is not designed with the traditional 3.5mm audio jack. Instead, it uses USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. Connectivity options include WLAN, USB, GPS, NFC and Bluetooth.
HTC U Play :Quick Facts
- Hybrid dual, nano-SIM (dual stand-by)
- Network: LTE, HSPA, GSM
- 5.2 inches Super LCD touchscreen, 1080 x 1920 pixels at 428ppi
- OS: Android v6.0 Marshmallow
- 64GB 4GB RAM or 32GB 3GB RAM
- Octa-core (4x1.0GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x2.1GHz Cortex-A53) CPU
- 16MP rear camera, 16MP selfie camera
- 2500 mAh Li-ion battery
- Solid body build with corning Gorilla glass.
- Impressive multi-touch display with good contrast.
- Has fast charging capability
- Quality camera features (16MP for both the cameras)
- No 3.5mm audio jack
- Not water resistance feature like other similar priced phones
- Runs on older Android version (v6.0 Marshmallow)
- Small battery capacity of 2500mAh
HTC U Play Full Specifications
|Supported Networks||2G, 3G,4G|
|Dimensions||146mm x 72.9mm x 8mm|
|Screen Size||5.2 inch|
|Screen Type||Super LCD5 capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080pixels x 1920pixels at 428ppi density|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass (version unspecified )|
|Hardware & Operating System|
|OS||Android v6.0 Marshmallow|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10|
|Processor||Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.1 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Storage||64GB, 4GB RAM or 32GB, 3RAM|
|MicroSD||microSD, up to 256GB|
|Rear||16MP laser & phase detection autofocus, dual-LED|
|Front||16MP 1080p, Auto-HDR|
|Alert & Sound|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Fingerprint , accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Battery||Li-Ion 2500mAh non-Removable|
|Available colors||Brilliant Black, Cosmetic Pink, Ice White, Sapphire Blue|