HTC reveals new Desire 12 and Desire 12 Plus
HTC has announced the Desire 12 and 12+ as its latest mid-range smartphones. Inspired by the U Series, the design features curved edges and HTC’s iconic liquid surface, streamlined for a new look.
HTC Desire 12
The Desire 12 features a 5.5″ display, operating with a MediaTek MT6739 quad core 64-bit processor and 2GB of RAM with 16GB of internal memory. Depending on the region, a 3GB of RAM with 32GB may also be available. The Desire 12 features a 5MP front camera and 13MP rear camera with Full HD 1080p video recording. The battery will provide a capacity of 2730mAh.
HTC Desire 12+
The Desire 12+ takes the specs up a notch. Sporting the largest display in the entire Desire series, at 6″, alongside an octa-core Snapdragon 450 processor and 3GB RAM with 32GB of storage. Following in Samsung’s footsteps, the 12+ also features a 13MP + 2MP dual camera. The front camera is also improved, at 8MP. For those wanting more power, the Desire 12+ offers a battery capacity of 2,965mAh. Finally, the HTC Desire 12+ will feature the latest version of Android Oreo – view the key improvements here.
Both models incorporate HTC Sense Companion, offering personalised suggestions such as smart alarms responding to your calendar or Battery Saver to remind you to charge up before you leave the house. HTC Sense also works to enhance performance by clearing junk files to free up space on your device.
HTC Desire 12
Currently, HTC is yet to release pricing, regional availability, a launch date or the official range of colours that will be available, however 'Cool Black', 'Royal Gold' and 'Warm Silver' have been speculated. Check back at the blog for further updates.