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HTC U12 Life

HTC U12 Life

HTC U12 Life smartphone runs Android v8.1 Oreo. This smartphone has a 6.0-inch FullHD 1080p IPS LCD display with an elongated design (18:9 aspect). It has a dual 16MP paired with 5MP rear camera with LED flash, and a 13MP selfie camera. It is powered by a 1.8GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 636 processor. The U12 Life device is available in 4GB RAM with 64GB ROM & 6GB RAM with 128GB ROM. Connectivity options include 4G LTE network, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC & USB 2.0 port. The device is powered by a Li-Ion 3600mAh battery. Other HTC smartphones that you can look out for here in Kenya include U11 Plus, U11 Eyes & U11 Life.

HTC U12 Life

HTC U12 Life Specifications Summary

  • 4/6GB RAM
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
  • 3600mAh battery
  • 64/128GB internal storage
  • 6.0 inches display
  • 16MP + 5MP dual rear camera, 13MP front
  • Android v8.1 Oreo
  • Dual SIM

HTC U12 Life Price In Kenya

Approx= KSh. 38,000

A Review Of The Specifications Of HTC U12 Life

Introduction & Camera

HTC U12 Life is a mid-range smartphone belonging in the U Series and comes with a big display size and decent image sensors. This smartphone comes with a plastic body with glass-like finish and a fingerprint scanner placed on the back surface. In the camera department, this smartphone comes with dual 16MP main lens paired with a 5MP lens dedicated for Bokeh. The selfie camera is 13MP (f/2.0) selfie camera also comes with an LED flash and can shoot 1080p video calls.

Connectivity & Platform

The U12 Life smartphone also comes with an array of connectivity options that is common with smartphones in the industry. Connectivity options include 4G LTE network, twin SIM support, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, NFC, 3.5mm jack connector, Bluetooth 5.0 and USB 2.0 port. 
This phone runs on Android v8.1 Oreo straight off the package and with HTC Sense UI skin on top.

Display & Performance

This handset flaunts a big and tall 6.0-inch FullHD IPS display which is bright and reproduces vivid colors even under direct sunlight. One can read the screen without much difficulty. The tall design enables the phone to pack a small body size with thin bezels which looks trendy and easy to handle.  
At its heart, this handset is armed with a 1.8GHz Octa-core Snapdragon 636 chipset and with 3GB ore 4GB of RAM. The device adequately promises smooth and seamless performances experience while gaming or multitasking. 

Storage & Battery

One of the key features of the U12 Life is its relatively big battery capacity. It does come with a 3600mAh non-removable cell which can easily last the whole day even under heavy usage. 
This unit is available in 32GB and 64GB internal storage and which the user can use to expand via microSD card. There is a hybrid microSD card slot that can support up to 512GB.

HTC U12 Life Specs

Launched August, 2018
Supported Networks 2G - GSM 850/900 /1800/1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 3G - HSDPA 850/900/1700/1900/2100 4G - LTE
Dimensions 158.5mm x 75.4mm x 8.3mm
Weight 175g
Build Plastic
Screen Size 6.0 inches
Screen Type IPS LCD touchscreen
Resolution 1080 pixels x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio
Screen Protection -
Hardware & Operating System
OS Android v8.1 Oreo
Chipset Snapdragon 636
Processor Octa-core 1.8GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 509
Storage 3/4GB RAM, 64/128GB internal storage
MicroSD Yes, up-to 512GB-uses SIM 2 sot
Rear 16MP (f/2.0, PDAF) + 2MP (depth sensor) LED flash, HDR, panorama, 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Front 13MP,LED flash, HDR, panorama, 1080p@30fps
Alert & Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth v5.0
Radio No
Sensors Fingerprint(rear), Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, Gyroscope
Battery 3600mAh (non-removable)