The HTC Bolt and HTC U Play, HTC Bolt was announced on November 11, 2016. HTC Bolt is a more premium segment and U Play is looking for mid range customers.
Here is a comparison between HTC Bolt and HTC U Play specifications and features.
Display and design HTC Boly, HTC U Play:
HTC U Play is a smaller phone and sports a 5.2-inch FHD display, resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. HTC Bolt is a bigger phone of 5.5-inch Quad HD display with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels.
Both the phones HTC Bolt and HTC U Play are covered with scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass, Gorilla Glass 5 and Gorilla Glass 4 respectively. HTC U Play touts a pixel density of 428 ppi and HTC Bolt has 534 ppi.
The HTC U Play is with an aluminium body and glass accents. The HTC Bolt is only with an aluminium unibody.
Storage HTC Boly, HTC U Play:
The HTC U Play will be available in 64 GB. The HTC Bolt with 32 GB of on-board storage. Both the smartphones are able to support the storage expansion up to 2 TB via a microSD card.
Camera HTC Boly, HTC U Play:
Both of phones have 16MP rear-facing camera with Dual LED flash also equipped with optical image stabilization (OIS) and autofocus. The U Play boasts a Back-illuminated sensor (BSI) as well.Few more features of HTC camera are face detection, self-timer, digital zoom and geo tagging. The U play also comes with RAW image capture and Touch to focus features, both phones with shooting mode.
The HTC Bolt comes only with the panaroma option. The HTC U Play offers burst mode, range mode- HDR, high dynamic mode, and panaroma effects. The HTC U Play has a 16MP wide angle selfie snapper. The Bolt’s 8MP front camera. In camera comparison, the HTC U Play has an edge over its sibling.
Operating System and Additional Features:
The HTC Bolt runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system with HTC Sense UI. The U Play smartphone runs on Android with HTC UI.
Both the HTC handsets released with Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Haptic feedback, Voice dialing, Voice commands and Voice recording, fingerprint sensor, water and dust resistance IP57. The HTC Bolt is with hearing compatibility M4 and T4.
Price HTC Boly, HTC U Play:
HTC Bolt is available on HTC’s website for $600, the U Play rumored to be priced around $440.