Back in March, HTC announced the new Desire 12 and Desire 12+ smartphones. Today, these new Desire smartphones are launched in India for Rs 15,800 and Rs 19,790 respectively. The devices will be available starting June 11th via offline stores across India. Both these devices are the first smartphones under Desire-series to offer 18:9 display. The devices come with Liquid Surface design with a glossy finish body.
The devices come with the mediocre specs and fall short of the competition. The HTC Desire 12 sports a 5.5-inch IPS display with HD+ resolution and 64-bit MediaTek MT6739 quad-core processor. On the other hand, the Desire 12+ comes with 6-inch HD+ IPS display and Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor. They run on the latest Android Oreo out of the box with HTC Sense UI laid on top.
Both the devices offer 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage that can be further expandable technically up to 2TB. While the HTC Desire 12+ sports rear-facing fingerprint sensor, the HTC Desire 12 lacks both the fingerprint sensor and face unlock. The Desire 12 comes with a 13MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and a 5MP front camera with f/2.4 aperture.
Talking about the Desire 12+, it sports 13MP + 2MP dual rear cameras with f/2.2 aperture and an 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a MicroUSB 2.0 port. The Desire 12 & Desire 12+ are backed by a 2,730mAh & 2965mAh batteries respectively. They will be available
Both the phones come in Cool Black and Warm Silver hues. They will be available to pre-order in the country starting tomorrow on HTC’s e-store and will go on sale in retail stores from June 11th.