| HTC U11 Plus, Lite to release on November 2? |
20 Oct 2017
|As HTC announced an event it has planned in Taiwan on November 2, rumors are rife that the company will launch the successor to the six-month-old U11 on that day.
Though media invites confirm a U series smartphone launch, they haven't mentioned the HTC U11 Plus.
There are guesses about other possible launches, including of the U11 Life, a smaller version of the U11.
| All about the U11 |
|The U11 was launched in India at Rs. 51,990. It came with a 5.5-inch Quad HD display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 16MP front camera, 12MP rear camera, and IP67 rating.
The highlight was Edge Sense: it lets users squeeze the phone to make it perform specific operations.
However, HTC opted out of a 18:9 bezel-less display, which has now become all too common.
| What changes could the U11 Plus incorporate? |
|In the last few days, there have been several leaks purportedly of the new U11 Plus. On this 6-inch phone, HTC has adopted the 18:9 bezel-less display, rumors say.
The expected specifications include Snapdragon 835 SoC, RAM of up to 8GB, stereo speakers, and a 4000mAh battery.
Cameras are expected to remain the same as U11.
Looks wise, both phones look similar.
| What about the U11 Life? |
|Meanwhile, the U11 Life is being hailed as a mini version of the U11. It is expected to feature a 5.2-inch display, Snapdragon 630 SoC, decent cameras, up to 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage. It is estimated to be priced around Rs. 26,000.|