HTC has announced a May 16th date for a U-related announcement. It's likely the HTC U Ocean, with HTC using the tag line "Squeeze for the Brilliant U." This may be in reference to the device's Edge Sense gestures that let you perform different actions by squeezing your phone.
Another photo of the HTC U Ocean has leaked. The photo gives us a look at its front and rear sides. The device seems to take on the same design characteristics as the HTC U Ultra and U Play, such as a glossy back.
We learned a lot about the HTC U's spec sheet a few days back, but we now have one important missing puzzle piece - battery capacity. According to @LlabTooFeR, the HTC U (aka the HTC Ocean) will be equipped with a 3,000 mAh battery which matches the capacity of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and last...
To go along with a recent report by Evan Blass, a new HTC device with dual-rear cameras and a Snapdragon 835 chipset has appeared at Antutu. This seems to confirm that the HTC U, codenamed Ocean, is close to ready.
The HTC Ocean is said to still be on, with VentureBeat's Evan Blass delivering new information on the phone. Apparently it will be part of the HTC U line, and comes with HTC Sense 9 and a touch-sensitive frame.
According to @LlabTooFeR, the new HTC U Ultra will not be HTC's 2017 flagship device. Instead, the unannounced HTC Ocean is presumed to be the HTC 11 and will be unveiled later this year. Meanwhile, the HTC Ocean Master has been canceled.
Last month there was a concept video that showed off some unique touch controls for an HTC smartphone. Today, Evan Blass says his source is telling him the device is more than a concept, and that it's actively being worked on right now.