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HTC U11

alaTest has collected and analyzed 535 reviews of HTC U11. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and usability. The camera and performance are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the connectivity and portability.

size, performance, camera, usability, design

portability, connectivity

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the HTC U11 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Alastair Stevenson (trustedreviews.com)

HTC U11

 

HTC U11 review, specs, release date and features: Does HTC's new flagship offer up a viable alternative to the iPhone 7, LG G6 and Samsung Galaxy S8?

Fast performance ; Above average camera ; Next to no bloatware ; Hi-Res Audio support great for audiophiles and Tidal users

Ugly design ; Lack of a 3.5mm headphone jack is a pain

The U11 is an excellent all-round smartphone that will meet 99% of people’s needs. I just wish it didn’t look so naff.

Sep, 2017

Expert review by : Spencer Hart (t3.com)

HTC U11 review: a colour changing phone you'll want to squeeze

 

HTC has gone back to its innovative roots with the HTC U11, and we love it

Slim, colourful design ; Squeezable edges ; Great camera

Not a standout display ; Camera slow ; Looks fragile

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

HTC U11 review

 

Not the most innovative phone of 2017, but likely to be one of the best

Solid build ; Stunning screen ; Fast performance ; Great camera

No headphone jack ; Music could be more engaging ; Battery life ok at best

Not the most exciting or innovative new smartphone, but decent sound and video performance mean it's one of the best of 2017

Jun, 2017

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

HTC U11 review

 

UPDATED: Amazon's Alexa is here - Squeeze-able sides shows HTC likes to live life on the Edge(Sense)

Gorgeous glass is a real attention-grabber ; Plenty of performance, but with great battery life ; Loudest smartphone speakers around, and noise-cancelling in-ears are a great bonus ; Camera quality is top-notch

Colours aside, design doesn't exactly stand out ; Camera can’t quite match rivals for speed ; No headphone jack is annoying, even with an adapter in the box ; Edge Sense a bit limited at launch

Unique features and a delectable design help the U11 stand out, but don’t quite do enough to usurp Samsung’s Galaxy S8 as the 2017 smartphone to beat

Jul, 2017

Pocket-lint Recommended 2017

Expert review by : Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

HTC U11 review: Flagship glory, with a gimmick squeezed in

 

HTC really does very little wrong in the HTC U11. This is a 2017 phone that's up there with the best, but we suspect that many will be distracted by

Unique colour designs that look eye-catching ; Lots of power for fluid operation ; Great sound quality ; Waterproofing

Battery life could be longer ; Edge Sense "squeeze" feature is a gimmick ; Sense Companion feels unnecessary

The HTC U11 brings with it some of the core components you want from a flagship: there's loads of power for a fast and fuss-free operation, a good display, great camera performance, and attention to detail in the audio offering which puts HTC above its...

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : Gareth Beavis (techradar.com)

HTC U11 review

 

A unique phone with great audio performance

Great camera ; Excellent audio performance ; Impressive two-tone coloring

Edge Sense is half-baked ; Screen slightly dim ; Camera shutter speed slow

The HTC U11 is a wildly impressive phone - in a sea of wildly impressive phones. The core abilities will wow any HTC fan, but the squeezable sides really fail to impress.

Mar, 2018

Expert review by : Chris Barraclough (recombu.com)

HTC U11 Review: In Depth

 

Our HTC U11 review examines every aspect of HTC's feature-packed 2017 flagship phone, from the fresh UltraPixel 3 camera to the all-new glass design.

Incredible performance ; Strong features ; World-class camera ; Impressive audio

No HDR

The HTC U11 is exactly the kind of flagship phone that the company needed to launch in 2017. It’s once again a highly enjoyable all-round experience, but feels fresh enough to stand out against earlier handsets and rival premium mobiles..

Jun, 2017

Expert review by : Nathan Spendelow (expertreviews.co.uk)

HTC U11 review: A big return to form for HTC, but should you buy one in 2019?

 

HTC's U11 is a welcome return to form for HTC, but is it enough?

Superb camera ; Gorgeous design ; Expandable storage

Almost as expensive as Galaxy S8 ; Screen is only okay ; Edge sense isn't all that useful

The HTC U11 is an excellent smartphone. It has a superb camera, its battery life is decent, it looks wonderful and performance is superb. Throw in active noise-cancelling headphones, storage expansion and, despite the lack of a long, tall screen, you...

May, 2017

TechAdvisor Recommended

Expert review by : Chris Martin (techadvisor.co.uk)

HTC U11

 

An in-depth review of HTC's new U11 flagship phone for 2017. Take a look at its ever changing colour and find out why you can squeeze it.

Expert review by (which.co.uk)

HTC U11 review

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HTC's U11 mobile phone is 'squeezable' - you can squeeze the sensors on the side of the phone to take photos and open your favourite app. But is this genuinely useful or a gimmick, and does this smartphone generally offer good bang for its buck across...

Jul, 2017

Price comparison for HTC U11

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HTC U11 UK SIM-Free Smartphone - Sapphire Blue, with...
HTC Edge Sense: Squeeze for the Brilliant U - Take photos, open apps, activate voice control and more. All...
£239.00 TO SHOP
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Alexa built-in devices let you instantly connect to Alexa to play music, control your smart home, get...
£179.00 TO SHOP
HTC U11 UK SIM-Free Smartphone - Brilliant Black...
HTC Edge Sense: Squeeze for the Brilliant U - Take photos, open apps, activate voice control and more. All...
£199.00 TO SHOP
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Squeeze for the Brilliant U - Take photos, open apps, activate voice control and more. All with a simple...
£278.00 TO SHOP
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HTC Edge Sense: Squeeze for the Brilliant U - Take photos, open apps, activate voice control and more. All...
£239.00 TO SHOP
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Edge Sense. A simple squeeze lets you do things faster and some things never before possible!
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