The Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer, HTC has confirmed the launch of another smartphone. The next upcoming phone for HTC, which they have named the U11 Plus would be arriving on November 2. This upcoming flagship smartphone may feature the bezel-less design and other upgrades from its predecessor, HTC U11. The older phone was an impressive device and it is still considered to be one of the best smartphones launched this year. The 5.5inch display smartphone is powered by 2.45GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 835 processor. This phone runs Android 7.1 and has 128GB internal storage. This phone has a 12MP primary camera and 16MP camera on the front.
The Squeeze Feature in U11Plus
The most impressive hallmark of this phone offers is the Squeeze feature which expects you to squeeze the sides of the phone to do various things such opening the camera application or play/pause music. The edge of the U11 is pressure sensitive which lets to choose the function you would like to trigger based on “how hard” you squeeze the phone. Whether you want to take a screenshot or open your favourite applications, just squeeze it appropriately. By default, the Edge Sense is set to launch the camera and when you squeeze again, it will let you take a photo. The advance mode of the Edge Sense allows you to perform two functions based short and long squeezes.
Turning our attention to the new upcoming phone U11 Plus, which would be bigger and faster version of U11 is rumoured to have a 6-inch display with a 2880 x 1440 resolution. Our reliable sources also confirmed that it may sport a Snapdragon 835 processor and a resolution of QHD+. It is also expected to be shipped with 4/6GB RAM variants with 64/128GB of internal storage and have a 4000MAh battery. This phone is also expected to come with the Liquid Surface Design on the back and Edge Sense as well.
Rumour has it that the HTC U11 Plus will have the same camera which was featured in the U11. The 12MP sensor has an optically stabilized lens of f/1.7 aperture and dual-pixel autofocus. The secondary camera is rated at 12MP with f/2.0 aperture.
HTC will launch U11 life along with U11 Plus. U11 life is expected to be a mid-range phone and will feature the new Android One OS.This phone will also include the Edge Sense and we will also see an IP67 rating for water and dust resistance.