16MP + 16MP Cameras
HTC Sense Companion
HTC U11 life gives you the best innovations from HTC U11 without putting the squeeze on your wallet. It all starts with our latest innovation, Edge Sense. A simple squeeze lets you do things faster! HTC USonic for audio that’s adapted to you, with Active Noise Cancellation so you can truly lose yourself in the moment. A camera that captures stunningly clear photos and videos. A phone with a weather resistant IP67 rating that can handle and maintain high-level performance in rough weather.
All it takes is one squeeze to fall in love with HTC U11 life.
HTC U11 life features our highly acclaimed, groundbreaking technology — Edge Sense.
A simple squeeze now lets you do more than ever before. Launching your camera is incredibly fast. Just pick up your phone and squeeze. Another squeeze and you’ve just captured a magical moment. No more fumbling for buttons or awkward hand positions. A squeeze also lets you switch easily and smoothly between the front and main cameras. With Edge Sense, taking pictures on your smartphone with one hand is easy and you can hold it just like a real camera. You can even launch your favorite apps.
Not only can you launch your favorite app, now you can also squeeze to utilize features within that app! Squeeze to open up a map, then again to zoom in. Easily capture photos with 3rd party cameras like those in Instagram , Facebook and Snapchat. The possibilities are almost endless! HTC U11 life gives you one-handed convenience, flexibility and the power to do more, perfect for today’s fast-paced world.
Google Play Music — to play or pause your music even when the screen is off.
Google Maps — Zoom in with a simple squeeze.
Instagram — Squeeze to launch 'Stories' for easy one-handed operation.
Edge Sense lets you access Google Assistant and Alexai faster than before, allowing these two powerful voice assistants to provide even more timely help. Find a restaurant, order a pizza, get directions to a new hot spot, or get the latest weather for your upcoming travel destination. No need to say “OK Google” or “Alexa”. Just squeeze, ask your question, sit back and watch either of these assistants work their magic.
With HTC U11 life’s weather resistant IP67 ratedii package, Edge Sense lets you snap great photos with a simple squeeze even when there is dust, rain or snow coming at you. When the elements make it tough to use your screen, Edge Sense makes it possible to click away effortlessly without even having to touch the screen.
During the winter months when it’s both wet and cold, keep the gloves on and your hands dry and toasty while Edge Sense lets you use your phone.
Active Noise Cancellation Stay immersed in your music.
USonic Earbuds that listen to U and know what’s best.
Hi-Res Hi-Res sound tailored to U.
Life moves pretty fast and you need a camera that can keep up and let you master a key component of great photos: light. With HTC U11 life, we’re giving you just that. A 16MP shooter with Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF) for super fast focus speeds with reduced blur. Our camera also gives you HDR Boost without the lag and more dynamic exposure range, major noise reduction, excellent detail preservation and better white balance enhancement.
With HTC U11 life, you’ll love all the memories you can capture with this superb camera.
Battery Saver Don’t get caught by surprise.
Performance Keeps your phone running smoothly.
Weather Be prepared for anything.
Fitness A personal trainer in your pocket.
POI Your very own tour guide
Restaurant A new restaurant might be just around the corner.
ETA Always take the quickest route.
Smart Alarms Waking up has never been more glorious.
HTC U11 life powered by the latest Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 630 mobile platformiii gives you the performance you’d expect from a top-notch mobile processor. Though it’s amazingly small at 14nm, it packs a powerful punch providing you crystal clear graphics, seamless streaming of hi-def movies or staying connected at ridiculously fast speeds on less battery power. Compared with HTC 10, you get close to 2 hours more video playback, 20 hours more music playback on the speaker, 14 hours more playback with headphones and close to 2 hours longer web browsing time via Wi-Fi.iv Every HTC U11 life comes with this same performance no matter where you are in the world.
HTC U11 life’s design is a continuation of our liquid surface design philosophy. Inspired by the beauty and grace of glass, HTC U11 life incorporates an acrylic glass back surface that’s pleasing to the eye. The phone is crafted to impress using Optical Spectrum Hybrid Deposition. By layering highly-refractive precious minerals across the phone’s back cover, we’ve created stunningly vivid colorsv that transform light with every movement you make.
Change your network when you want by simply inserting an activated SIM from AT&T, T-Mobile or other compatible network to begin using your HTC U11 life.
AT&T, T-Mobile and many other regional and pre-paid networks can use a Unlocked HTC U11 life today. See the table below.
Less pre-loaded software. Unnecessary applications have been removed so you enjoy a clutter-free experience that’s cinch to customize.
Switching carriers is easy. Simply insert an active SIM from T-Mobile or AT&T, or any of the supported networks listed below to begin using your HTC U11 life.
Easier International travel. If you travel between countries, an unlocked U11 life will allow you to insert local SIMs which can help maximize coverage and minimize cost.
The hardware for the unlocked HTC U11 life will work on the following US lte networks:
Unlike many smartphone makers, HTC builds our unlocked devices to enable many of the high-end features offered by our carrier partners. The HTC U11 life supports LTE Carrier Aggregation for T-Mobile and AT&T and voice over LTE (VoLTE) for T-Mobile. In addition, customers of T-Mobile can also utilize voice over wifi (VoWiFI). To enable these features you may need to ask your carrier to add them to your plan.
149.09 x 72.9 x 8.1, 142g
Android™ 8.0 Oreo with HTC Sense™
Audio supported formats:
Playback: .3gp, .mp4, .m4a, .aac, .ts, .flac, .mid, .xmf, .rtttl, .rtx, .ota, .imy, .mp3, mkv, .wav, .ogg
Recording: .aac, .flac
Video supported formats:
Playback: .3gp, .mp4, .ts, webm, mkv
Recording: .mp4, .mkv
Suggestions based on things you do
Squeeze phone to launch features and more
Qualcomm™ Snapdragon™ 630, octa-core