HTC U (Ocean) to feature IP57 certification rating against dust and water
Another bit of info passed along by @LabTooFeR has to do with the 3.5mm earphone jack that used to be standard equipment on a handset. HTC is following in the footsteps of manufacturers like Apple and Motorola and is dropping the earphone jack on the HTC U. The phone will also be offered in single SIM and dual SIM variants.
Over the weekend, the first image of the HTC U was released by tipster Evan Blass. Rumored specs include a 5.5-inch Super LCD display with a 1440 x 2560 resolution. The latest and greatest from Qualcomm, the Snapdragon 835 chipset, is powering the handset; we should find the unit equipped with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of native storage. Keeping the lights on is the job of the 4000mAh battery. A 12MP camera adorns the back of the HTC U with a 16MP selfie shooter in front. Android Nougat and HTC;s Sense 9 UI will both be pre-installed.
If the HTC U does indeed come to market with an IP57 certification rating, it will be as resistant to water as the Apple iPhone 7 and Apple iPhone 7 Plus are. Having such protection has been near the top of HTC buyers' wish lists in recent years.
source: @LlabTooFeR (1), (2), (3) via Droidholic
- Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
- Camera 12 MP / 16 MP front
- Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, Octa-core, 2450 MHz
- Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
- Battery 3000 mAh(24.5h 3G talk time)
Posts: 19; Member since: Mar 27, 2017
posted on Apr 17, 2017, 11:22 AM 2
Posts: 928; Member since: Jul 27, 2015
posted on Apr 17, 2017, 11:59 AM 0
Posts: 527; Member since: Apr 02, 2015
posted on Apr 17, 2017, 1:41 PM 1
PhoneArena Comments Rules
A discussion is a place, where people can voice their opinion, no matter if it is positive, neutral or negative. However, when posting, one must stay true to the topic, and not just share some random thoughts, which are not directly related to the matter.
Things that are NOT allowed:
- Off-topic talk - you must stick to the subject of discussion
- Trolling - see a description
- Flame wars
- Offensive, hate speech - if you want to say something, say it politely
- Spam/Advertisements - these posts are deleted
- Multiple accounts - one person can have only one account
- Impersonations and offensive nicknames - these accounts get banned
Moderation is done by humans. We try to be as objective as possible and moderate with zero bias. If you think a post should be moderated - please, report it.
Have a question about the rules or why you have been moderated/limited/banned? Please, contact us.
Send a warning to post author
Send a warning to Selected user.
The user has 0 warnings currently.
Next warning will result in ban!
Ban user and delete all posts
Message to PhoneArena moderator (optional):