HTC set to make a comeback, plans to launch mid-range HTC U19e on June 11
HTC is coming back in the smartphone business after keep silent for some time now. The Taiwanese based smartphone manufacturer is teasing the coming of a new phone. A report coming from PhoneRadar suggests that the HTC phone that is coming soon will be called HTC U19e. The smartphone is expected to launch on June 11. However, as of now, there are no reports on whether or not the HTC U19e will come to India. The smartphone is said to launch in its home market first.
Reports suggest that the HTC U19e will be a mid-range smartphone and will come with a model number 2Q7A100, the Geekbench listing suggests. The benchmark details also revealed that the upcoming HTC phone will run on Android 9 Pie and be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 processor paired with 6 gigs of RAM. The Snapdragon 710 the chip also powers phones like Realme 3 Pro. This possibly suggests that if the HTC phone comes to India it will compete against the mid-range phones in the country from Realme, Redmi, Asus, Samsung, Nokia, among others.
The HTC phone that is said to launch on June 11 has also appeared on AnTuTu website previously. The AnTuTu website reveals several specs details about the HTC U19e. It suggests that the HTC phone will come with 128GB storage and offer screen resolution of 1080×2160 pixels and aspect ratio of 18:9. The HTC U19e is said to include a big screen that will measure 6-inches. The report further claims that the upcoming HTC phone will be available in two colours – Purple and Green.
The last phone that HTC launched in India was under Desire series. As noted above, as of now there are no words whether or not the HTC U19e will head to India. On June 11 the smartphone is expected to launch in Taiwan. The HTC U19e is expected to launch at a mid-range price tag. The exact price of the phone will be revealed at the launch event.