HTC U Play with 5.2 inch full HD display and 16 MP camera unveiled

Alongside the high-end HTC U Ultra, HTC has also launched a standard variant without the secondary display – the HTC U Play.


HTC has announced the launch of the HTC U Play, with a glass design with metal frame and a fingerprint scanner embedded in the Home button. The device has a 5.2 inch Super LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection and resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the octa core MediaTek Helio P10 processor with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.

The HTC U Play has a 16 MP rear facing auto focus camera with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, OIS and dual-tone LED flash. There is also a front facing 16 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Marshmallow version with a 2500 mAh battery. The phone has dual SIM support with 4G LTE connectivity. The handset is priced at NT $ 13,900 (approx. Rs. 30000) and is available in Sapphire Blue, Comestic Pink, Brilliant Black and Ice White colour options.

HTC U Play specs:

  • 5.2 inch display
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
  • 1.8 GHz octa core MediaTek Helio P10 processor
  • Mali T860 GPU
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 64 GB internal memory
  • 16 MP primary camera
  • 16 MP front facing camera
  • Android v6.0 Marshmallow
  • 2500 mAh battery