HTC U11 Eyes

HTC has unveiled its new U11 Eyes smartphone, with dual front cameras it says is designed for snapping selfies.

According to The Verge, the front cameras are each five-megapixels, with HDR boost, a bokeh mode that adjusts the depth-of-field in photographs (in real-time or after the photo is taken), and a beauty mode that HTC says will create “spectacular selfies.”

It also boasts a 6-inch screen, 12MP rear camera and face unlock, as well as a 6-inch screen, water and dust resistance, and finally, a massive 3,930mAh battery. It is powered by a Snapdragon 652 processor.

The HTC U11 Eyes releases Wednesday (Jan. 17) in red, silver, and black colorways, with the 64GB model coming in at HK$3,898 (about $500). It will be released in China later this month.

Unfortunately, no word about a worldwide release.