ProductHTC U PlayXperia XZs
BrandHTC Sony
Product Typesmartphonesmartphone
Announced On2017/01/012017/02/01
Street Price (Approx)~ $315
Search low HTC U Play price (Amazon)
~ $395
Search low Xperia XZs price (Amazon)
Dimensions146 x 72.9 x 8mm
(5.75 x 2.87 x 0.31")
146 x 72 x 8.1mm
(5.75 x 2.83 x 0.32")
Weight145 grams (5.11 ounces)161 grams (5.68 ounces)
RugednessNot RuggedIP68
ColorsBlack, Blue, Pink, WhiteBlack, Blue, Silver
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DisplayHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Display TypeLCD, Touchscreen Screen, MultitouchIPS LCD, Touchscreen Screen, Multitouch
Display Resolution1920x1080  (2,073,600 pixels)1920x1080  (2,073,600 pixels)
Density (PPI)424424
Color Bits (# colors)16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits
Display Diagonal5.2" (13.21 cm)5.2" (13.21 cm)
Display to Body Ratio70.0 %70.9 %
Display Glass TypeGorilla GlassGorilla Glass
Main cameraHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Megapixels16 Megapixel19 Megapixel
Sensor Pixel Size1.0 µm
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps2160p/30fps
Image StabilizationYes (Optical Stabilization)
Camera FlashYes , Dual LEDYes , LED
Autofocus typePhase Detection
Other Camera Hardware FeaturesHDR, Phase Detection AFHDR, HDR Video, Phase Detection AF
Camera Software FeaturesFace Detection, Geo TaggingFace Detection, Smile Detection, Geo Tagging
Secondary cameraHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Megapixels16 Megapixel13 Megapixel
Video CallYesYes
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BatteryHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Talk Time15 hours
Battery Capacity (mAh)2500 mAh2900 mAh
Battery Fast ChargeYesYes
Removable BatteryNoNo
Wireless ChargingNoNo
Wireless Charging IntegratedNoNo
Battery TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Battery Standby Time427 hours (18 days)
Processor & OSHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Processor BrandMediatekQualcomm
Processor/Soc NameMT6755 Helio P10MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
# CPU Cores84
CPU Frequency4x2.0 & 4x1.1 GHz2x2.15 & 2x1.6 GHz
Operating System (OS)Android 6.0Android 7.1
Memory & StorageHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Memory Card TypeMicroSD (256 GB Max)MicroSD (256 GB Max)
Memory Card Max. Capacity256 GB256 GB
Built-In Storage Options32 GB32 GB
Max. Total Storage Capacity288 GB288 GB
Cellular NetworkHTC U PlayXperia XZs
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
SIM Number21
LTE Categorycat6 301 Mbpscat9 452 Mbps
AudioHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Audio Alertsmp3, vibration, wavmp3, vibration, wav
3.5mm Audio ConnectorNoYes
Speaker channelsStereo
Noise CancellationYesYes
FM RadioNo
SensorsHTC U PlayXperia XZs
SensorsAccelerometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Proximity Sensor
WiFiHTC U PlayXperia XZs
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 PlayXperia XZs
USB SupportYesYes
USB Port TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
Proprietary Data ConnectorNoNo
USB HostYes
MultimediaHTC U PlayXperia XZs
Multimedia FeaturesDLNA
Video Playback Formatsh.264, mp4mp4, xvid
Audio FormatsMP3, WAVFLAC, MP3, WAV


HTC U Play vs. Sony Xperia XZs Specs 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 Score, 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 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


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

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

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