HTC has already launched its flagship smartphone of the year — HTC U11. But, as per the reports, the company is now gearing up to launch a new smartphone, which is likely to be HTC U11 Plus.
The company has sent out media invites for an event that is taking place on November 2, in Taipei. Although HTC has not shared any details about the event, the invite has a big “U”, hinting that it will announce a new U-series smartphone.
There were rumours in the past that the Taiwanese company is working on the alleged HTC U11 Plus smartphone. This is leading us to believe that the phone in question is the HTC U11 Plus.
The phone is expected to feature a bezel-less Quad HD+ display with 18:9 ratio. Further, the device is rumoured to come with a 5.99-inch display with a screen resolution of 2880 x 1440 pixels. Under the hood, the smartphone is expected to be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor, coupled with either 4GB or 6GB of RAM.
It is speculated to pack 64GB and 128GB of internal storage options. The phone is said to feature a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The device is also expected to come with IP68 certification.
It is not yet known if the phone will come pre-loaded with the latest Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. The HTC U11 Plus is expected to be available in two colour options — Brilliant Black and Amazing Silver.
HTC is also expected to launch a few other smartphones by the end of this year, including Ocean Lite, Ocean Harmony, HTC U11 Life and its Android One device, which is expected to be the U11 Life.