The latest trends in the smartphone market are the 18:9 or Bezel Less smartphones and it looks like HTC also announced their interest in this Bezel Less display trend by launching their budget friendly HTC Desire 12 and Desire 12+ With 18:9 Aspect Ratio Display. HTC aims to provide better viewing experience for their users with these smartphones.
The HTC Desire 12 has a 5.5 inch display while the HTC Desire 12+ has much bigger 6 inch display. Both the smartphones have a lower HD+ resolution of 1440×720 which runs on an IPS LCD panel. Regarding the specifications, HTC Desire 12 is powered by a mediatek MT6739 Quad-Core processor with about 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. This device also has an expendable memory upto 2TB via MicroSD Card. If we talk about the camera, this Phone has a front camera with 13 Megapixels and a Rear camera with 5 Megapixels. The battery for the desire 12 is a 2,730mAh battery which specifically charges only through a MicroUSB port. The design for this phone is inspired by liquid surface design and is made of durable acrylic glass on the back surface with seamlessly Curved Edges.
For the HTC Desire 12+, it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, with the same 3GB of RAM and 32GB of Internal Storage. On the rear side of the phone, it has a dual camera setup with the main camera of 13 Megapixels and secondary camera of 2 megapixels. On the front side of the phone, the HTC Desire 12+ has an 8 megapixels camera with instant beautification mode and LED Flash. The HTC Desire 12+ has a Fingerprint sensor on the rear side of the phone under the camera part. The HTC Desire 12+ runs on an 2,965mAh battery which specifically charges only through a MicroUSB Port. The phone supports Android Oreo V8.0 straight out of the box with HTC skin Sense on the top side of the smartphone.
Both the Desire 12 and Desire 12+ will be available in the market from April 2018. The colours available for both the devices are Warm Silver and Cool Black. However, so far no official announcement has been made regarding the pricing for both these smartphones for the Malaysian Market.