Again, HTC made twin launching as they bring on HTC U19e and HTC Desire 19+. The Taiwanese smartphone maker made this possible after about six months of disappearing from the market battle ground leaving already launched once. HTC U19e is a mid-range smartphone from the company and it features the trending iris scanner support.
HTC U19e is coupled with dual-SIM (Nano), it runs on Android 9 Pie with HTC Sense on top. HTC U19e sports a more traditional look with bezels on both top and bottom unlike the ongoing design via notch, hole-punch, or pop-up selfie camera.
- Display: 6.00-inch (1080×2160)
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
- Front Camera: 24MP + 2MP
- Rear Camera: 12MP + 20MP
- RAM: 6GB
- Storage: 128GB
- Battery Capacity: 3930mAh
- OS: Android 9 Pie
- Release Date: 11th June 2019
Design & Display
The smartphone features a 6-inch full-HD+ OLED screen (1080×2160 pixels) screen with Gorilla Glass, 18:9 aspect ratio, and HDR10 support. The phone measures 156.5×75.9x8mm and weighs 180 grams.
Software & Hardware
HTC U19e featured dual Nano sim, it runs on Operating system Android Pie 9.0. It is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC, and comes with 6GB of RAM.
The handset comes with 128GB internal storage with microSD card slot. It is occupied with 3,930mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 fast charging support.
For pictures and videos, the HTC phone houses sports the previous design via a dual rear camera setup, which includes a 12-megapixel primary shooter with an f/1.8 lens and a 20-megapixel shooter with an f/2.6 lens. 24-megapixel camera is placed on the front as well with a 2-megapixel sensor for iris-recognition unlock feature.
Sensors & Connectivity
Sensors of the phone include the indefentable rear fingerprint sensor. HTC BoomSound dual speakers is present as well as the presence of 4G LTE, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, and USB Type-C.
HTC U19e Specifications
- Brand: HTC
- Model: U19e
- Release date: 11th June 2019
- Form factor: Touchscreen
- Dimensions (mm): 156.50 x 75.90 x 8.00
- Weight (g): 180.00
- Battery capacity: (mAh) 3930
- Fast charging: Quick Charge 4+
- Colours: Extraordinary Purple, Modest Green
- Screen size (inches): 6.00
- Touchscreen: Yes
- Resolution: 1080×2160 pixels
- Protection type: Gorilla Glass
- Aspect ratio: 18:9
- Processor: octa-core
- Processor make: Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
- RAM: 6GB
- Internal storage: 128GB
- Expandable storage: Yes
- Expandable storage type: microSD
- Back camera: 12-megapixel (f/1.8) + 20-megapixel (f/2.6)
- Rear autofocus: Phase detection autofocus
- Rear flash: Dual LED
- Front camera: 24-megapixel (f/2) + 2-megapixel
- Operating system: Android 9 Pie
- Skin: HTC Sense
- Wi-Fi: Yes
- Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- GPS: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.00
- NFC: Yes
- USB Type-C: Yes
- Number of SIMs: 2
- Active 4G on both SIM cards: Yes
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- 3G: Yes
- 4G/ LTE: Yes
- Face unlock: Yes
- Fingerprint sensor: Yes
- Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
- Proximity sensor: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Ambient light sensor: Yes
- Gyroscope: Yes
HTC U19e Price, Availability
According to HTC, the HTC U19e price tag is TWD 14,900 (roughly NGN 170,000). The U19e will go on sale this week, However there is no word on the availability of the smartphone globally yet.