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HTC Desire 12 and Desire 12+ now available in India

Published : Jun 11, 2018, 9:28 am IST
Updated : Jun 11, 2018, 9:28 am IST

The latest offerings from HTC go on sale in India at offline and online retailers.

The HTC Desire 12 and HTC Desire 12+ are now available in India.
 The HTC Desire 12 and HTC Desire 12+ are now available in India.

A few days ago, HTC unveiled the Desire 12 and Desire 12+ handsets, two new mid-rangers packing 5.5-inch and 6.0-inch HD+ IPS LCD displays. Both handsets come with an 18:9 edge-to-edge display. All the details about the handset were revealed including its pricing here in India. Now, the handset is officially available for purchase at online and offline retailers alike.

The HTC Desire 12 comes loaded with a MediaTek MT6739 SoC and a 64bit quad-core processor followed by 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage. It features a 13MP rear camera with an aperture value of f/2.2. The handset is also capable of recording 1080p videos. The front-facing camera is rated at 5MP with an aperture of f/2.4 and supports video recording of up to 720p. The handset remains juiced up with a 2730mAh battery.


The higher end Desire 12+ comes equipped with a Snapdragon 450 SoC and a 64-bit octa-core processor followed by the same storage variants as the Desire 12. It features a dual-camera system where the handset features a 13MP+2MP cameras on the rear with PDAF and an aperture of f/2.2. The cameras support the Bokeh mode and full 1080p video capture. It comes with an 8MP selfie camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash and is also capable of full HD video recording as the rear camera. HTC has added a larger 2965mAH battery to the Desire 12+.

Storage on both handsets can be expanded upon by using a microSD card. Up to 2TB of storage can be added on to the handset but optional cards do not come bundled with it. The Desire 12 ships with Android 7.0 out-of-the-box while the Desire 12+ runs on Android 8.0 Oreo. Both these feature HTC Sense running on top of Android. Both are dual SIM supported and on the connectivity front, they feature a 3.5mm headphone jack, a micro USB 2.0 and they support Bluetooth 4.2 version.


The HTC Desire 12 is priced at Rs 15,800 and the Desire 12+ is priced at Rs 19,790. Colour options for these handsets include Cool Black and Warm Silver.


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