HTC U11 will cost RM3099 in Malaysia!

HTC U11 will cost RM3099 in Malaysia!

HTC’s 2017 flagship smartphone, HTC U11 has officially been unveiled in Malaysia today. This luxury looking smartphone with heavy features packed inside is undoubtedly one of the most highly rated smartphone from HTC this year. Plus, its revolutionary new squeeze interaction is something worth for us to play around with.

The HTC U11 sports a pixel-dense 5.5-inch QHD Super LCD 5 display, Snapdragon 835 processor clocked at 2.5 GHz, 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM (UFS 2.1) with expandable storage and a 3000mAh cell capacity that comes with Quick Charge 3.0 support.

With the 12 megapixel rear camera with 5-axis OIS + EIS for video, it achieve 90 marks for the DxOMark camera test, putting the Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7 Plus far behind. On the front, it offers a high-resolution 16 MP snapper that can record 1080p Full HD video, and comes with a Selfie Panorama mode.

It also features a pressure-sensitive frame called Edge Sense, which is capable of detecting presses and squeezes, functionality will be limited out of the box, though continuous software support will allow users to further customize the new feature in the future.

The device is running on Sense 9 experience running on top of Android 7.1 Nougat featuring both Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa. With the 3.5mm audio jack missing, the device comes with a Type-C headed earphone. The device features “3D audio recording” capabilities, powered by 4 microphones. Plus, it is Hi-Res Audio certified too with BoomSound Hi-Fi Edition, just like in the HTC 10 !

Additionally, it also comes with IP67 certification for water and dust resistance. Its body measurements are 153.9 x 75.9 x 7.9mm, and it weighs 169g.

In terms of pricing, this HTC U11 will be retailed at RM3,099 in the Malaysian market and will be available for purchase as soon as the end of this month. It will come in three colour options–Amazing Silver, Sapphire Blue and Brilliant Black, while the Solar Red variant will be offered at a later date.

As we reported earlier, Maxis will be the exclusive telco partner for the HTC U11. You can pre-order your unit via Lazada, 11street, Maxis and HTC Malaysia in which you will receive an exclusive U11ltimate box set that comes with HTC merchandise (whilst stocks last).