HTC Desire 12 And Desire 12+ Launched In India, Price Starts At Rs. 15,800 ($236)

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After HTC teased the HTC Desire 12 launch earlier this week, the company has now officially launched the HTC Desire 12 and HTC Desire 12+ in India. Both the smartphones were originally launched in March earlier this year.

Both devices come with the trendy full-screen display with 18:9 aspect ratio and durable acrylic glass back surface. The Desire 12 features a 5.5-inch HD+ IPS display with screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio.

HTC Desire 12

Under the hood, the phone is powered by a quad-core MediaTek MT6739 SoC, coupled with PowerVR Rogue GE8100 GPU, 3GB RAM, and 32GB internal storage. There’s also a microSD card slot, which enables users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 2TB.

The smartphone comes with a 13-megapixel BSI camera sensor on the back with PDAF and f/2.2 aperture, accompanied by an LED flash. On the front side, there’s a 5-megapixel BSI sensor with a f/2.4 aperture.

Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS. Running on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system with HTC Sense UI on top, the phone is powered by a 2,730mAh battery.

On the other hand, the HTC Desire 12+ comes with a 6-inch HD+ IPS display with screen resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, paired with 3GB of RAM and 32GB storage.

HTC Desire 12 Plus

Unlike the Desire 12, this one comes with a dual rear camera setup on the back, which includes a 13-megapixel BSI primary sensor and a secondary 2-megapixel sensor. The setup has a f/2.2 aperture and enables features such as Bokeh mode, Face detection, and Panorama mode. On the front side, there’s an 8-megapixel BSI camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture.

Connectivity options on the device include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS + GLONASS. This one runs Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out of the box with HTC Sense custom interface and is powered by a 2,965mAh battery.

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The HTC Desire 12 and Desire 12+ will be available in two color options in India — Cool Black and Warm Silver. While the Desire 12 is priced at Rs. 15,800 (approximately $236), the Desire 12+ costs Rs. 19,790 (approximately $296). Both smartphones will be available for pre-order through HTC eStore from tomorrow, June 7th and will be available through online and offline from June 11th.