After rumors and hundreds of leaks, the HTC U11 has finally been launched.
ing to look at the specifications of the HTC U11 and price in Kenya.
The smartphone, comes with a 5.5-inch display in addition to the 1440 x 2560 pixels screen resolution.
The dual Sim smartphone runs android version 7.0 Nougat. With this version, you not only get performance upgrades, but also better battery management. Furthermore, the user interface has been twerked and modifies for simplicity.
You also get 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage to go with it.
HTC U11 SPECIFICATIONS
Below are the full specifications of the phone:
Announced: May, 2017
Dual SIM: yes Nano SIM
Having been announced recently, the HTC U11 comes with the latest features found on any android device.
Yes, the phone is dual sim, and supports only Nano SIM cards.
HTC U11 Design
Dimensions: 153.9 x 75.9 x 7.9 mm
Weight: 169 g
Colors: Brilliant Black, Ice White, Amazing Silver, Sapphire Blue, Solar Red
Htc, have provided us with many color options. You can choose from the available 5 color options.
The U11 feel premium because of the thin profile. It has a thickness of only 7.9mm.
When it comes to the weight; it is relatively light. Coming in at only 169grams.
HTC U11 Display
Type: Color IPS screen, 16M colors
Touch: yes Multitouch
Display size: 5.5 inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixel density: 534 ppi
With a display size of 5.5 inches, you have more screen real estate to play with in the HTC U11. Not only do you get 1440 x 2560 pixels for the resolution, but also a pixel density of 535 ppi. This ensures that you have a quality display at your disposal.
HTC U11 Camera
Camera resolution: 12 MP
Features: Face detection, Geo tagging, Autofocus, Panorama, Touch to focus, HDR, Phase detection AF, Dual LED flash, OIS
Secondary camera: 16 MP
Video: yes 2160p 30fps
Currently, we have continually seen the shift of focus from the primary camera to the secondary ones.
Recently, phone manufactures have started to make better selfie camera that the rear ones. This is because of the advent of social media.
In the HTC U11, you get 12MP for the rear facing Primary camera. In addition, the selfie camera comes with 16MP.
To help you take better pictures, you get features such as panorama, touch to focus and phase detection.
Additionally, there is the face detection, autofocus and LED Flash.
HTC U11 Technical Specs
Operating system: Android OS 7.1 (Nougat)
Processor type: Octa Core
Processor speed: 2.45 GHz Quad-core Kryo & 1.9 GHz Quad-core Kryo
Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
GPU: yes Adreno 540
RAM: 4 GB
Internal memory: 64 GB
Card slot: yes Up to 256 GB
When it comes to performance, this is one of the best in Kenya.
First, you get a Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset. In it, you get an Octa Core processor clocked at 2.45GHZ.
Secondly, the phone is powered by Android 7.1Nougat. This comes with performance improvements and better battery saving features and ability.
3G: yes Up to 42.2 Mbps Download, 5.76 Mbps Upload
4G: yes Up to 1 Gbps Download, 75 Mbps Upload
WiFi: yes Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Dual-band Wi-Fi, DLNA
Bluetooth: yes 4.2
USB: yes 3.1, Type-C
GPS: yes A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
HTC U11 Battery
Battery type: 3000 mAh, Li-Ion
Standby time: Up to 14 days (3G)
Talk time: Up to 24.5 h (3G)
The U11 is powered by a 3000mAh battery.
With that, you get a rated talk time of 24 hours if you are using 3G. On standby, it will last up to 14 days, also on 4G.
This will definitely last the whole day of average usage. Also, you get fast charging capability; this is one of my favorite recent phone advancements.
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Proximity
Music player: MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Video player: MP4, H.264
FM radio: no
3.5 mm audio jack: no 24-bit audio
Additional features: Fingerprint ID, IP67 (dust and water resistant), Corning Gorilla Glass 5, NFC, Quick Charge 3.0
Why buy the HTC U11 in Kenya?
- Large battery capacity.
- Quality display.
- Large storage capacity.
- Latest android operating system.
- Quality camera.
- Good performance
HTC U11 Price in Kenya
It is about Ksh 60,000 in Nairobi.