The HTC U Ultra is HTC’s all-new flagship smartphone, and it is now available for purchase in India. HTC originally announced this smartphone back in January, and those of you who live in India can now purchase it for Rs. 59,990 ($899). The phone is available from HTC’s official online store in India, in case you were wondering, and you get to choose between Sapphire Blue and Brilliant Black color variants of the HTC U Ultra. It’s worth noting that these are not the only color options HTC originally announced, but are the two only options in India, though HTC did announce Cosmetic Pink and Ice White variants as well, on a global basis, though their availability varies from market to market, of course.
For those of you who don’t know, the HTC U Ultra was actually introduced in China quite recently as well, and it’s more affordable than in India, as it costs around $740. In any case, those of you who would like to purchase the HTC U Ultra in India can do so via the source link down below. That being said, the HTC U Ultra is a premium smartphone that is made out of metal and glass, and it is fueled by the Snapdragon 821 64-bit quad-core SoC, which might not be the latest and greatest chipset from Qualcomm, but it certainly is one of the most powerful processors out there. This phablet sports two display, the main display, and the secondary one which is placed above the main unit. The HTC U Ultra also ships with a fingerprint scanner which is placed below its main display, and all of the phone’s physical keys are placed on the right-hand side of its body.
The HTC U Ultra packs in 4GB of RAM and 64GB / 128GB of expandable native storage, though do keep in mind that only the 64GB storage model is available in India. The device’s main display measures 5.7 inches, while its secondary panel comes in at 2.05 inches. The HTC U Ultra also comes with high-res audio, while a Type-C USB port is placed on the bottom of this phone. Android 7.0 Nougat comes pre-installed on the HTC U Ultra, and on top of it, you’ll be able to find HTC’s Sense UI. There are two SIM card slots inside of this phone, and a 3,000mAh battery is also included in the package, along with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging tech.