New U is HTC’s highest-end mobile, while U Ultra and U Play are just some of extra models.
According to Evan Blass, HTC’s next high-end smartphone will be U. This will be HTC’s third U smartphone, next to U Ultra (5.7 inches) and U Play (5.2 inches) launched in January.
Blass said, HTC U will have a 5.5-inch, 1,440 x 2,560-pixel display and run on Snapdragon 835.
This device will integrate Edge Sense software, allow users to customize gestures to control the machine on the left or right edge. This will also be HTC’s first Sense 9 mobile-equipped.
Other configuration parameters for U, according to Evan Blass, include 12 megapixel camera, Sony IMX362 sensor, 16 megapixel selfie camera, 64/128 GB of memory with microSD card slot.
Bluff said that U is a smartphone codenamed Ocean has long been rumored. It will be available in mid April and will be available soon. Thus, U can be mobile confrontation directly with Samsung Galaxy S8 or LG G6.
There is no leak information on new product design. Maybe, it will continue to follow Liquid Surface like the other two models.