HTC officially returns to PH with U smartphone series in tow

Taiwanese smartphone brand HTC has reentered the Philippines, tagging along the U smartphone series to run its comeback show. Headed by the flagship handset U11, the HTC U family arriving in the local market also includes the HTC Desire 10 Pro and HTC Ultra.

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HTC U11

The HTC U11 shows off the Edge Sense software feature that lets users easily engage with the phone in an effortless way. With a simple squeeze gesture, the Edge Sense can launch and use the camera, send texts faster with Voice to Text, and operate built-in applications.

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An Optical Spectrum Hybrid Deposition layers highly-refractive minerals across the phone’s back cover, creating vivid new colors. The seamless, curved looks of the HTC U11 are the products of 3D glass mounted on both front and back, while projecting a 5.5-inch Quad HD 3D glass screen at the same time. Using this technology, the screen produces vivid and crisp images even under direct sunlight.

Aside from being a water-resistant handset, the U11 is exclusively powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 mobile platform running Android Nougat on 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage.

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This handset also introduces Auto HDR Boost offering clearer and more balanced pictures by taking multiple shots to combine better exposures. It incorporates the new UltraSpeed AutoFocus with full sensor auto-focus technology that’s found in DSLR cameras. In addition, the HTC U11’s optical and electronic stabilization system will keep photos and video captured steady and crispy.

The HTC U11 comes in Amazing Silver, Sapphire Blue, and Brilliant Black, and will hit HTC’s official store Lazada Philippines at a suggested retail price of P36,990.

HTC U Ultra

The HTC Play surfaces a new 3D-contoured design to reflect a symmetrical, curved glass construction1 to add depth from any angle.

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It has a personal companion in HTC Edge Sense that learns the users’ behavior to provide a the best fitting preference for each users, which can also recognize your voice and respond.

There’s a 16-megapixel, UltraPixel feature in the front camera to crank up light sensitivity for dim-lit environment while capturing detailed texture in every photos. Meanwhile, the 12-megapixel UltraPixel main camera has the ability to deliver less blur, faster focus, and better photos.

Starting August 2, 2017, the HTC U Ultra will be available in HTC’s official store in Lazada Philippines with a price tag of P26,990.

HTC Desire 10 Pro

Backing up the flagship is the HTC Desire 10 Pro.

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The HTC Desire 10 Pro shoots a high-resolution 20-megapixel using its rear camera and 13-megapixel front camera. This device is powered by an HTC BoomSound audio profile and comes equipped with an octa-core processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, and a 3,000 mAh battery.

Exhibiting a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080p) display screen, the Desire 10 Pro embeds a fingerprint sensor that helps secure the device while sharing the same personalization privilege with the HTC Sense.

The HTC Desire 10 pro can also to absorb up to 2TB expansion, and is priced at P13,990