ProductU Play8
Display Diagonal (inches)5.2" (13.2cm)5.3" (13.5cm)
Megapixel Count16 Megapixel13 Megapixel
Battery Capacity (mAh)2500 mAh3090 mAh
Processor/Soc NameMT6755 Helio P10Snapdragon 835
RAM Options4 GB,6 GB,
Dimensions (3D)146x72.9x8 mm (5.75 x 2.87 x 0.31 inches)151.5x73.7x7.9 mm (5.96 x 2.90 x 0.31 inches)
Weight (g)145 g (5.1oz)160 g (5.6oz)
Rugedness CertificationsNot RuggedIP5x, IPx4
ColorsBlack, Pink, White, BlueBlue, Blue
Price (Market)$305$375
Announced On2017-01-012017-10-01
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Display TypeLCDIPS LCD
Display Diagonal (inches)5.2" (13.2cm)5.3" (13.5cm)
Display/Body Ratio70.0%69.4%
Display Resolution1920x1080 (2,073,600)2560x1440 (3,686,400)
Sharpness (PPI)424 PPI554 PPI
Display Brightness (specs)700 NITs
Display Glass TypeGorilla GlassGorilla Glass 5
Display FeaturesMultitouchMultitouch
Display Color Bits24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Camera 0
NameRear CameraRear Camera
Megapixel Count16 Megapixel13 Megapixel
Aperture F-Stopf/2f/2
Sensor Pixel Size1 µm1.12 µm
Autofocus FeaturesPhase Detection, Contrast, Dual-Pixel Phase DetectionContrast, Phase Detection, Laser-Assisted
Camera Hardware FeaturesOIS, Flash, HDR PhotoAutofocus, OIS, Flash, Dual Tone Flash, HDR Photo
Camera Software FeaturesGeo TagGeo Tag
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps2160p/30fps, 1080p/30fps
Max. Photo Resolution4160x3120 (12,979,200)
Camera 1
NameFront CameraFront Camera
Megapixel Count16 Megapixel13 Megapixel
Aperture F-Stopf/2
Camera 2
NameSecondary Rear Camera
Megapixel Count13 Megapixel
Aperture F-Stopf/2
Autofocus FeaturesContrast
Camera Hardware FeaturesMonochrome Sensor
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NameMain BatteryMain Battery
Battery TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2500 mAh3090 mAh
Battery FeaturesFast ChargeNon-Removable, Fast Charge
Talk Time15 hours23 hours
Processor BrandMediatekQualcomm
Processor/Soc NameMT6755 Helio P10Snapdragon 835
Processor # Cores88
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)4x2.0 & 4x1.1 GHz2.5 GHz
RAM Options4 GB,6 GB,
Internal Storage Options32 GB,128 GB,
Memory Card TypeMicroSDMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256 GB256 GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0Android 7.1.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 MbpsLTE CAT9 452 Mbps
WiFi Speeda, b, g, n, aca, b, g, n, ac
WiFi FeaturesHotspot, Dual-band, WiFi DirectHotspot, Dual-band, WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth FeaturesA2DP, BT LEA2DP, BT LE
NFC FeaturesNFC SupportedNFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
Connector FeaturesUSB 3.1, USB OTG
SAR EU Head0.711 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.33 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
Multimedia FeaturesDLNA
Speaker channelsStereo
Audio FeaturesLoudspeaker, Phone Noise CancellationLoudspeaker, 3.5mm Port, Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio FormatsMP3, WAV
Video FormatsMP4, H.264MP4, H.264
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, ProximityAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Light, Proximity

HTC U Play vs. Nokia 8 Specs & Speed 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, Higher is better

Basemark OS II 2.0, Higher is better

CPU Speed

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

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 3.1, Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited Icestorm, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.), Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.), Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.), Higher is better

Basemark X, Higher is better

Battery Capacity/Performance

Quantitative data about the battery

Battery Capacity (mAh), 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 / Price, Higher is better

Geekbench 4 Multi / Price, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.) / Price, Higher is better

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