HTC Desire 12 Plus was announced back in May, 2018 with Desire 12. It is powered by a 1.8 GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 450 chipset and has 3GB of RAM space. The device runs on Android v8.0 Oreo. In the cameras, this handset is armed with dual 13+5MP rear shooters. The front camera is 8MP (f/2.0). Desire 12 Plus packs a bigger battery capacity of 2965mAh as compared with that of Desire 12. It also packs a bigger display of 6.0-inch with the same aspect ratio and HD resolution. The phone has a 32GB on-board storage capacity and it can be expanded further using a microSD card. There is support for LTE network along with dual SIM slots. Other latest HTC smartphones available here in Kenya include U12 Plus, U12 Life & U11 Plus.
HTC Desire 12 Plus Specifications Summary
- 3GB RAM
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
- 2965mAh battery
- 32GB internal storage
- 6.0 inches display
- 13MP + 2MP dual rear camera, 8MP front
- Android v8.0 Oreo
- Dual SIM
HTC Desire 12 Plus Price In Kenya
Approx= KSh. 20,000
A Review Of The Specifications Of HTC Desire 12 Plus
Introduction & Camera
The Desire 12 Plus is the plus variant of Desire 12 which was announced together by the company. It comes with several specs improvement that include a dual rear camera, fingerprint scanner, bigger display size, better chipset performances and a bigger battery capacity. The dual rear camera includes a 13MP main lens with PDAF and paired by a second 2MP lens for depth perception. There is also a better selfie camera that is 8MP and can shoot FHD videos.
Performance & Battery
At its heart, the HTC Desire 12+ houses an Octa-core Snapdragon 450 chipset which is clocked at 1.8GHz and is coupled with 3GB RAM space that offers adequate lag-free performances. For power, this unit is powered by a sealed 2965mAh battery pack which is decent enough to power the device for long hours on a single charge.
Display & Storage
In terms of display, Desire 12 Plus flaunts a big 6.0-inch 720p HD display which offers bright images with good sunlight eligibility. The display has an elongated design thanks to its 18 by 9 aspect ratio. This phone comes with a 32GB of internal storage. Depending on the user’s storage needs, the internal storage can be expanded up to 256GB-via microSD card slot.
Platform & Connectivity
This unit comes with all the standard connectivity options that is available in the market. This includes 4G network with VoLTE support, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, FM radio, Bluetooth 4.2, microUSB 2.0 port and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Also, there is a dual SIM support that lets you use two networks simultaneously. This phone runs on Android Oreo straight out of the box.
HTC Desire 12 Plus Specs
|Supported Networks||2G - GSM 850/900 /1800/1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 3G - HSDPA 850/900/1700/1900/2100 4G - LTE|
|Dimensions||158.2mm x 76.6mm x 8.4mm|
|Screen Size||6.0 inches|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD touchscreen|
|Resolution||720 pixels x 1420 pixels, 18:9 ratio|
|Hardware & Operating System|
|OS||Android v7.1 Nougat|
|Processor||Octa-core 1.8GHz Cortex-A53|
|Storage||3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage|
|MicroSD||Yes, up-to 512GB-uses SIM 2 sot|
|Rear||13MP (f/2.2, PDAF) + 2MP (depth sensor) LED flash, HDR, panorama, 1080p@30fps|
|Front||8MP, f/2.0, 1080p@30fps|
|Alert & Sound|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|USB||micro USB 2.0|
|Sensors||Fingerprint(rear), Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass|