HTC has finally unveiled their flagship smartphone for 2017: the HTC U11. It is almost like the more you read about the device, the better it gets. That said, HTC clearly was not holding back when it came to the development of this new model. It comes with a captivating list of specs, making it the company’s most impressive model to date.
But aside from the high-quality power, the innovative applications, and the fact that the U11 is marketed as the very first “squeezable” smartphone, it also has the potential of earning the title of the best smartphone camera. Several publications have come forward to back up this claims and judging by photos released online, other smartphones better start upping their game.
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HTC U11 Camera Photos Released: Is This the Best Smartphone Camera?
Consumers can finally get their hands on the HTC U11 in June. But you don’t have to wait until later next month to see how its built-in camera performs. Photos from a Flickr user in Taipei City has given audiences a sense of what they could expect beforehand. The impressive shots from this anonymous photographer reveal that the camera is capable of capturing high-definition images even without the assistance of natural light. Several of the shots were taken indoors and the results are super impressive. Take note of all the neon signs and lit buildings, one would never think that this was taken from a smartphone! The quality and sharpness are even more incredible once you consider the limited lighting.
HTC is not one to hesitate when it comes to flaunting their camera performance. So it was no question that they would go all out by claiming that the U11 has the best smartphone camera on the market. In fact, it was even given a score of 90 on DxOMark, a website which image quality ratings for standalone cameras, lenses, and mobile devices.
There is no word on who the Flickr user was and how he managed to get hold of the U11 before everyone else. But you can head over to their account by clicking here. It is important to note that it is likely that the images were taken professionally, meaning the photographer could be using a tripod for assistance.
For more information on the HTC U11’s camera features, check out the list provided below:
- 12 megapixel shooter (f/1.7 aperture, HDR Boost, BSI sensor, UltraPixel 3, 1.4um pixel size) found on the back of the device
- Dual-LED, dual-tone flash
- 16-megapixel snapper (f/2.0 aperture, 120-degree wide-angle lens) is fashioned in front of the device
The HTC U11 is currently available for pre-order on the company website and other affiliated dealers.