Consumer electronics giants HTC have made quite a number of significant improvements when it comes to their current products in the smartphone market and according to the latest reports, the Taiwanese electronics company is reportedly all set to launch one beast of a smartphone, which has been pegged to be the upcoming HTC 11.
With the likes of the premium smartphones slated to hit the market like the Samsung Galaxy S8 and LG G6, HTC will certainly not be ready to hold back as their new product offering seems to be turning out into yet another high-end smartphone due to come out next year. Leaked renders of HTC 11 hint at a very similar outlook to the HTC 10 according to the latestposts onChinese microblog Weibo. The new smartphone is most likely to come with a 5.5-inch display with QHD (25601440 pixels) resolution and the latest renders hinting at a bezel-less front.
One of the most striking features regarding the upcoming HTC 11 is definitely the chipset incorporated in the device. This latest smartphone is expected to feature the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. Announced earlier in November, this latest chipset from Qualcomm will be the first 10nm processor and is expect to revolutionise device performance and battery capacity by miles. The company claims that Snapdragon 835 will provide 40% more battery backup, which means higher battery backup irrespective of the size or density of the battery. Along with this, the HTC 11 is pegged to sport a mammoth 8GB RAM specification along with 256GB of on-board device memory.n the software front, the device is expected to run on Android Nougat 7.0 out-of-the-box, wrapped under the latest Sense UI.
Another significant specification spotted for the HTC 11 is the existence of a dual-camera setup in the smartphone. Since Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus came out with the first dual-camera setup, more and more smartphones are striving to incorporate the same in the upcoming high-end devices. The HTC 11 is likely to boast a dual-camera setup at the back, which will include a pair of 12-megapixel snappers. For selfie and video calling purposes, there will be an 8-megapixel snapper up front. The HTC 11 will also house a 3,700 mAh battery with Qualcomm’s Quickcharge 4.0 support which promises a 20 percent faster charging rate than Quickcharge 2.0.
Ther has not been any word regarding when the HTC 11 will be launched but the latest leaks suggest that the new device from HTC will be made available by Q1 2017 and is pegged to bear a price tag of$691, which is approximately Rs 46,000.