Get ahead with HTC’s new U series

02 Mar 2017

  • The new HTC U Play and HTC U Ultra are now available at Carphone Warehouse
  • HTC U Play available in black exclusively at Carphone Warehouse
  • The HTC U Play is now available with 3GB data for free at £28.50 per month on O2
  • The HTC U Ultra is available with 5GB data at the upfront cost of £79.99 on Vodafone for £40.99 per month on EE

London, 1st March 2017: The highly-anticipated launch of the new HTC U range is now available at Carphone Warehouse, with both the HTC U Play and the HTC U Ultra available in-store nationwide and online.

The HTC U Play is now available with 3GB data for free at £28.50 per month on O2. While the HTC U Ultra is available with 5GB data at the upfront cost of £79.99 on EE for £40.99 per month.

The new HTC U Play handset features a range of great upgrades, including a durable, scratch-resistant 5.2-inch full HD screen and an enhanced 16MP main camera and 4MP front-facing camera, perfect for those selfie lovers!

Personalisation is at the heart of HTC’s U Play, featuring new artificial intelligence capabilities and earbuds to allow the device to create greater interactions and machine-learn user preferences. The HTC U Play is also available in black exclusive to Carphone Warehouse.

Meanwhile, HTC’s U Ultra is the phone that will always have time to listen. With a 2.5m range microphone, 4 omnidirectional microphones and low power consumption, the HTC U Ultra is the perfect partner for recording crisp audio. What’s more, its permanent 5.8-inch dual-display HD screen gives users extra assistance, increasing ease of navigation and user experience.

Both phones also feature adaptive sound technologies, improving playback quality, and will be available to order in three new colours with Black Oil, Iceberg White and Indigo Blue, all available at launch. With the new Pink colour also available to order for collection 1st April.

Those looking to purchase HTC’s new U Play handset can do so at:

Those looking to purchase HTC’s new U Ultra handset can do so at:


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