HTC U also called as the Ocean Note has been leaked many times in the past. Now, most recently a fresh low quality render image of the smartphone has been leaked. The biggest feature of the smartphone is expected to be the Edge Sense feature, which will allow the users to perform various tasks by touching the metal edge of the device.
The image leaked by prolific tipster @evleaks shows the device with a curved glass display, a reflective glass back, and a fingerprint scanner under the Home Button in the front. The HTC logo is at the beach of the phone.
The HTC U will sport a 5.5-inch QHD (1440×2560 pixels) display with Gorilla Glass 5 on top. It will run On Android 7 Nougat and be powered by the newest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC along with either 4GB or 6GB of RAM options.
The HTC U will be a selfie focused phone with a 12 MP rear camera and 16 MP front camera. The phone will have dual SIM support and have either 64 GB or 128 GB internal memory. The smartphone will be powered by a 3000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0. Connectivity options may include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac and Bluetooth 4.2.
The Edge Sense feature on the phone will allow you to perform functions by just touching, swiping or squeezing the sides of the phone. The sensors will be placed on the bottom half of the smartphone. The HTC U is set to be unveiled in late April with the global release happening in May.