HTC didn’t mentioned about any of its flagship information. Everyone was looking how company has not announced its biggest opening of this year. But all of were not aware of company’s cunning stunt which they have saved for mid-year launch. HTC launched its 2018 flagship of the year named HTC U12+. The most vital and effective phone ever crafted. Believing the reports, it was announced on 23 May 2018. Everyone has been amazed since then. The device is to go on sale today. This year till date company’s mid range smartphones launched were Desire 12 and Desire 12+.
HTC U12+ Specifications
Notable feature includes 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 845 processor clocked at 2.8 Ghz, added with Adreno 630 GPU, 6 GB RAM and 64 or 128 GB of storage capacity. Expansion via a microSD card slot up to 2 TB with Flex storage. The display is 6-inch Quad-HD LCD with HDR 10 support and 2880 x 1440 pixels resolution and pixel density upto 537 ppi density. With 18:9 aspect ratio and Gorilla Glass 6 protection, side bezels are narrowed to 2mm. The design is Liquid surface meaning color treatment is done to give more shine. Other features include HTC USonic earbuds, HTC BoomSound, HTC Edge Sense 2 which has new gestures – Tap, Hold and Squeeze. Further detailing study here.
An intelligent look is characterized by device’s camera which is fulfilled by HTC U12+. Its HDR Boost support on both front and rear cameras is amazing. The front has 8-MP dual sensors with 1.12µm pixel size, f/2.0 and wide angle with 84 degree of view. The rear supports 12-MP ((1.4µm pixel size, f/1.75) and 16MP telephoto camera (1.0µm pixel size, f/2.6). The attributes owned by rear sensors are UltraSpeed Autofocus(phase detection + laser autofocus) and Bokeh effect like DSLR and also Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) + Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) for stable images while shooting 4K @ 60fps.
The device is backed by 3500mAh battery and Android Oreo OS with HTC Sense which is further upgrade to Android P official release. Fast charging with Quick Charge 3.0 charger in box – up to 50% charge in 35 minutes. Region-wise Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa is supported. Even if there is rain or dust, the phone can be used perfectly as of rating IP68 certified. Yes, fingerprint reader is at the back.
Price, Color and Availability:
4G LTE, Bluetooth v5.0, USB 3.1 and Wi-fi, NFC and GPS are some of the levels of connectivity. Color options available are Translucent Blue, Flame Red and Ceramic Black. One can buy HTC U12+ online through HTC e-store. Prices concerning are US $799 for 64GB (CNY 5116)variant and $849 (CNY 5437)for 128GB variant. Indian prices can meet Rs 53899 and Rs 57199. Another interesting offer is trade your old any brand phone to cut some price.