HTC U Ultra pre-orders have started shipping in the US

HTC has revealed that pre-orders for its U Ultra smartphone have started shipping in the United States. Currently, the shipments are restricted to members of the HTC Elevate community, but general shipments will also begin starting March 9.

Happy to report that @HTCelevate U Ultra pre-orders are now shipping. General shipments begin this Thursday. Taking care of our fans first!— HTC USA (@HTCUSA) March 7, 2017

The phone, in case you aren’t aware, costs $749 in the US. It recently went on sale in India carrying a price tag of around $900. In China, where the U Ultra launched earlier…