Friday , November 16 2018 Ausdroid » Other News » HTC U Ultra makes an appearance on Vodafone ad

Just when all the other companies are ramping up to big MWC announcements there is not a word coming out of the HTC camp. We attended the Australian launch of the HTC U range a few weeks ago but are yet to hear anything from them regarding availability or price. We are now seeing leaks of what appears to be the HTC U Ultra appearing in Vodafone’s new TV ads.

Vodafone oopsie

In their latest ad discussing how a customer can customise their phone plan to how they use their phone a young skater girl is shown with a large blue shiny phone that looks distinctly like a HTC U Ultra. It’s big enough to be an Ultra and the design is most definitely a HTC U range phone. Interestingly, the same skater girl appears ont heir website but with a non-descript phone very obviously photoshopped into her phone.

This is not the first time we have seen this ad but the first chance we’ve had to snap a photo of it (and depsite watching the same channel for the next hour I was unable to see that ad again — Murphy’s Law). We have reached out to Vodafone for any further information on what appears to be a stunning device.

Scott Plowman   Ausdroid's Deputy Editor in Chief

Scott is our modding guru - he has his finger on the pulse of all things ‘moddable’, pointing us towards all the cutting edge mods hacks that are available. When he’s not gymming it up, or scanning the heck out of Nexus devices, you'll find him on the Ausdroid Podcast.

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Joseph Sheu
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I’m a Vodafone AU user with an U Ultra purchased in Taiwan at launch. Hopefully this means it will be carried in AU, meaning I can get some accessories lol. Also hoping VoLTE on it.


Let’s just hope and pray this isn’t going to be a Voda exclusive

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