HTC Desire 12 And Desire 12 Plus : Quietly Brilliant Smartphones

High Tech Computer Corporation, popularly known as HTC, is a world renowned Taiwanese consumer electronics company founded in 1997. In 2008, HTC unveiled the HTC Max 4G, the first GSM mobile phone to support WiMAX networks. The HTC One was released in mid-2013 and, subsequently won various industry awards in the best smartphone and best design categories. On 1 March 2015, HTC unveiled Vive, a virtual reality head-mounted display in collaboration with Valve Corporation.

Known for Smart Mobility HTC Smartphones sell well in India and I am sure you must be familiar with the HTC One X9, HTC 10, HTC 10 Evo, HTC Desire 10 lifestyle dual sim, HTC Desire 10 pro dual sim, HTC U Play dual sim, HTC U Ultra, HTC U11, and other Mobiles by this Taiwanese company. There have been rumours and leaks on the Internet regarding two new Smartphones which will be launched very soon by HTC. I am talking about HTC Desire 12 and HTC Desire 12 Plus. The expected release date is May 2018.

Your Desire 12 will run on Android 7.x Nougat and a Mediatek MT6739 Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 processor + PowerVR GE8100 GPU. It will sport a 5.5 inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1440 * 720 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. HTC is expected to launch two variants of Desire 12. The first one will have a 2GB + 16 RAM combination while the second model will have 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. The battery will be 2730 mAh. Expected price in India 15,999.

Desire 12 Plus will have better specifications compared to Desire 12. Screen size will be 6 inch while the type remains same – IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. The resolution and aspect ratio is same as well. There will be just one variant, unlike Desire 12, with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM. Operating system will be Android 8.0 Oreo and Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450 Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53 processor with an Adreno 506 GPU. Battery 2965 mAh. It is expected to cost around Rupees 19,990 in India.

Learned Readers, as more information becomes available about these two impatiently awaited Smartphones I’ll surely update this blog. In the meanwhile you want want to take a look at the HTC Smartphones listed on Amazon India.