HTC has unveiled its first U-series smartphone in three years, called the U23 Pro. The distinctive features of the device are a secure case, a high-performance Qualcomm 7-series processor, as well as an up-to-date set of interfaces – from a wireless charging module to an NFC chip for contactless payments.
The smartphone received a 6.7-inch OLED display with a resolution of 2400×1080 pixels (20:9) and a refresh rate of 120 Hz, covered with tempered glass Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. The body of the novelty is also protected from dust and water according to the IP67 standard. The “heart” of the smartphone was the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen1 processor in conjunction with 8/12 GB of RAM and 256 GB of permanent memory.
On the back of the device is a camera with four sensors. The 108MP primary with OIS is complemented by an 8MP wide, 2MP depth sensor and a 5MP macro lens. For selfies, a 32-megapixel front camera is embedded in the screen.
HTC U23 Pro is powered by a 4600 mAh battery with support for 30W fast charging technology and 15W wireless accessories. Complementing the feature set are Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2 and GPS modules, as well as a USB Type-C port, an NFC chip and a fingerprint scanner on the side. The smartphone is running Android 13.
HTC U23 Pro in black and white cases is estimated by the manufacturer at $552 for the 8/256 GB version, the 12/256 GB modification will cost $585.