ProductHTC U PlayLG G6
Product Typesmartphonesmartphone
Announced On2017/01/012017/02/01
Street Price (Approx)~ $325
Search low HTC U Play price (Amazon)
~ $399
Search low LG G6 price (Amazon)
Dimensions146 x 72.9 x 8mm
(5.75 x 2.87 x 0.31")
148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm
(5.86 x 2.83 x 0.31")
Weight145 grams (5.11 ounces)163 grams (5.75 ounces)
RugednessNot RuggedIP68
ColorsBlack, Blue, Pink, WhiteBlack, White
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DisplayHTC U PlayLG G6
Display TypeLCD, Touchscreen Screen, MultitouchIPS LCD, Touchscreen Screen, Multitouch
Resolution1920x1080  (2,073,600 pixels)2880x1440  (4,147,200 pixels)
Max. Brightness600
Density (PPI)424565
Color Bits (# colors)16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits
Display Diagonal5.2" (13.21 cm)5.7" (14.48 cm)
Display to Body Ratio70.0 %78.3 %
Glass TypeGorilla GlassGorilla Glass 3
Main cameraHTC U PlayLG G6
Megapixels16 Megapixel13 Megapixel
Sensor Pixel Size1.0 µm1.12 µm
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps1080p/30fps, 2160p/30fps
Max Photo Size4160x3120
Image StabilizationYes (Optical Stabilization)Yes (Optical Stabilization)
Camera FlashYes , Dual LEDYes , LED
Autofocus typePhase DetectionPhase Detection
Other Camera Hardware FeaturesHDR, Phase Detection AFHDR, HDR Video, Phase Detection AF
Camera Software FeaturesFace Detection, Geo TaggingFace Detection, Geo Tagging
Photos Samples277477
Secondary cameraHTC U PlayLG G6
Megapixels16 Megapixel5 Megapixel
Video CallYesYes
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BatteryHTC U PlayLG G6
Talk Time15 hours
Battery Capacity (mAh)2500 mAh3300 mAh
Battery Fast ChargeYesYes
Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn50 mAh/mn
Removable BatteryNoNo
Wireless ChargingNoYes
Wireless Charging IntegratedNoNo
Battery TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Battery Standby Time427 hours (18 days)
Processor & OSHTC U PlayLG G6
Processor BrandMediatekQualcomm
Processor/Soc NameMT6755 Helio P10Snapdragon 821
# CPU Cores84
CPU Frequency4x2.0 & 4x1.1 GHz2x2.35 & 2x1.6 GHz
Processor ModelMSM8996
Operating System (OS)Android 6.0Android 7.0
DayDream VRNo
Memory & StorageHTC U PlayLG G6
Memory Card TypeMicroSD (256 GB Max)MicroSD (256 GB Max)
Memory Card Max. Capacity256 GB256 GB
Built-In Storage32 GB32,64 GB
Max. Total Storage Capacity288 GB320 GB
Cellular NetworkHTC U PlayLG G6
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
SIM Number21
LTE Categorycat6 301 MbpsCAT12 603 Mbps
AudioHTC U PlayLG G6
Audio Alertsmp3, vibration, wavmp3, vibration, wav
3.5mm Audio ConnectorNoYes
Speaker channelsMono
Noise CancellationYesYes
FM RadioYes
SensorsHTC U PlayLG G6
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Proximity Sensor
WiFi SupportYesYes
WiFi Speedsa,b,g,n,aca,b,g,n,ac
WiFi FeaturesWiFi Hotspot, Dual-Band WiFi, WiFi DirectWiFi Hotspot, Dual-Band WiFi, WiFi Direct
Bluetooth SupportYesYes
Bluetooth Version4.24.2
Bluetooth FeaturesBluetooth A2DP, Bluetooth LEBluetooth A2DP, Bluetooth LE
USB SupportHTC U PlayLG G6
USB SupportYesYes
USB Port TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
USB Version3.1
Proprietary Data ConnectorNoNo
USB On The Go (OTG)Yes
MultimediaHTC U PlayLG G6
Multimedia FeaturesDLNAJava
Video Playback Formatsh.264, mp4mp4, xvid
Audio FormatsMP3, WAVFLAC, MP3, WAV


HTC U Play vs. LG G6 Benchmarks

System Speed

Overall performance tests that stress every part of the system. They provide a high-level idea, but aren't as precise as specific tests shown below.

Antutu 4 Score, Higher is better

Basemark OS II Score, Higher is better

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 3 Single-Thread Score, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Single, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Multi, Higher is better

Gaming Speed

The GPU, or graphics processor is put to the test with this Gaming-oriented benchmarks

3DMark Slingshot ES 3.1, Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited IceStorm Score, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex Off. (FPS), Higher is better

Camera Performance

Benchmarks measuring the performance of the camera sub-system

Battery Capacity/Performance

Quantitative data about the battery

Battery Capacity (mAh), Higher is better

Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn, Higher is better


Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Battery Capacity (mAh) / Price, Higher is better

Basemark OS II Score / Price, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score / Price, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS) / Price, Higher is better

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