Business sources had earlier revealed that HTC would swap its focus from high-end section to mid-tire section on this 12 months. It was additionally speculated that the corporate would launch a less expensive model of its flagship smartphone U11 Plus someday in January. Codenamed as Ocean Concord, the smartphone has appeared in fairly a couple of leaks to date.
Also called the HTC U11 EYEs, it’s now confirmed to launch on January 15 in China. The affirmation comes by means of an official press invite on the corporate’s official Weibo account. The teaser has a reference to the phrase ‘EYE’, leaving us no room for doubt. First noticed by the web site Playfuldroid, the invitation additionally reveals twin cameras within the background.
This clearly signifies the upcoming U11 EYEs will sport twin cameras. It must be famous that One M8 was HTC’s one and solely twin digicam smartphone and it was launched again in 2014. So by launching the U11 EYEs, the corporate will re-enter the twin digicam smartphone market.
In an interview with Engadget final 12 months, HTC President Chialin Chang had additionally mentioned “We’ll undoubtedly be releasing a dual-camera cellphone subsequent 12 months, however we’ll want to determine easy methods to make this characteristic stand out.”
So it’s protected to say that the U11 EYEs is coming with twin cameras. Sadly, there isn’t any data on the digicam configuration. So far as different particulars are involved, the smartphone’s total specs sheet was leaked on-line a few months in the past. It’s mentioned to be fitted with a 5.99-inch d Tremendous-LCD 5 display screen. The show will ship full HD+ decision of two,160×1,080 pixels. This display screen decision means that the handset will carry a side ratio of 18:9.
Below the hood, the HTC U11 EYEs is more likely to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor. Earlier leaks have additionally revealed that the smartphone will supply 4GB of RAM and 64GB of native storage capability. The system is purported to be backed up a big three,930mAh battery for maintaining the lights on.
Along with all these, identical to the newly launched U11 Plus and U11 Life, the U11 EYEs may additionally include squeezable body for Edge Sense characteristic. It stays to be seen if this smartphone is made out there in different markets or not.