HTC apparently hasn’t died in the smartphone industry. Yes! Recently HTC has launched two smartphones in Taiwan, the HTC U19e and the HTC Desire 19+ . Both come as smartphones aimed at middle-range aka middle-class gadget lovers.
First, the HTC U19e is built with an IPS LCD screen measuring 6 inches and has a resolution of 1,080 x 2,160 pixels. Coming as a middle-class smartphone, HTC is confident to equip this new device with the Snapdragon 710 chipset , 6 GB RAM and 128 GB ROM.
As for the power supply, the HTC U19e is equipped with a 3,930 mAh capacity battery. For photographing needs, HTC has equipped this smartphone with a dual camera on the back. The composition is 12 MP with an aperture of f / 1.8 and a 20 MP telephoto lens with an f / 2.6 aperture.
For selfie and video call needs, HTC completes the HTC U19e with a front camera that has a 20 MP sensor. Not to forget, there is also an iris scanner support with a separate 2 MP camera to unlock safer keys.
If the user is not satisfied with the iris scanner sensor provided, HTC also still provides the HTC U19e with a “conventional” fingerprint scanner placed on the back of the device. For sale in Taiwan, the HTC U19e comes in Extraordinary Purple and Modest Green colors.
Then, what about the HTC Desire 19+ specifications? This smartphone has a 6.2-inch HD + screen that is enhanced with a “bell” of water droplets to accommodate the 16 MP front camera. Unlike the HTC U19e, Desire 19+ is only powered by Helio P35 , MediaTek’s SoC.
Chipsets embedded in the HTC Desire 19+ are accompanied by a choice of 4GB or 6GB RAM. While the internal storage capacity is 64 GB or 128 GB. There is also support for a 3,850 mAh battery.
One thing that is quite interesting, the HTC Desire 19+ is enriched with three camera sensors on the back. Its composition is 13 MP as the main sensor, 8 MP as an ultra-wide angle sensor and 5 MP as a depth sensor for creating bokeh photos.
Speaking of price, the HTC U19e is sold at a price of TWD 14,900 or around Rp.6.8 million . Meanwhile, HTC Desire 19+ were sold from the beginning of July 2019 priced at TWD 9,990 or around Rp4.5 million for model 4 GB / 64 GB and TWD 10,990 or approximately 4.9 million to the model 6 GB / 128 GB.