HTC U Play was launched along with its superior variant called ‘HTC U Ultra‘. Priced at Rs. 39990, the U Play comes with a metal frame and fully curved rear glass at all four edges. Yes, it has Glass finish on front as well as back. It is a Dual SIM smartphone with Hybrid slot supporting Nano Sim cards and MicroSD, and is running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. It also has a Fingerprints sensor integrated into the physical home button.
The new U Play sports a 5.2 inch Full HD Super LCD display offering 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution which is further protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. HTC has powered the phone with Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor teamed up with Mali T860 GPU and 4GB of RAM offering smoother multitasking. As per storage, we get onboard 64GB memory with support of up to 2TB using microSD card.
Under the hood, HTC U Play carries a 16 Megapixel primary camera at rear facing with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and OIS. There is also a 16 Megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 28mm lens and UltraPixel mode for Selfie lovers. As per connectivity, the phone supports 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS with GLONASS, NFC and USB 2.0 Type-C. HTC has backed up the device with 2500mAh battery having fast charging support.
HTC U Play Specifications:
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
- Hybrid dual SIM Support
- Fingerprint sensor
- 5.2 inch Full HD Super LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection
- 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution
- Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor
- Mali T860 GPU
- 4GB of RAM
- 64GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 2TB using microSD card
- 16 Megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and OIS
- 16 Megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture, 28mm lens and UltraPixel mode
- 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 and GPS with GLONASS, NFC and USB 2.0 Type-C
- 2500mAh battery with fast charging support
You can download the official HTC PC Suite along with its latest USB Driver from this page in just one click. Also download the most recent HTC Sync manager. All these apps are completely free but very essential since not only you can increase the productivity but also provide best security to everything stored on the phone. PC Suite is a software that lets you backup and Sync all your contacts, notes, emails, appointments, calendar, etc from phone to PC, or with programs like MS Office Outlook and also with clouds like Google, Microsoft, etc so that you can access them anytime from anywhere. You can also Backup the entire phone with all installed applications and Cache files on your computer which can be used to Restore back the device anytime if something goes wrong with it.
That’s not all. PC suite has lots more to offer, for example, it keeps the phone optimized for performance by keeping it updated with latest firmware and security patches, lets you share internet over USB instantly to PCs, and much more. USB Driver is important on other hand because unless the computer finds proper drivers installed, it will just not detect your phone at all. It is also must while performing development tasks like Rooting or installing Custom ROMs, Talking about Sync Manager, it is a tool that keeps your phone and computer Synced and updated with all your photos, music and videos. You can sync all your multimedia files and documents with USB cable and even Wirelessly.