After a long saga of leaks, HTC has finally announced its latest flagship smartphone HTC U12 Plus. The U12 Plus checks all the boxes when it comes to being a flagship smartphone. So here’s everything you need to know about the new HTC flagship offering.
HTC U12 Plus: The Flagship
This smartphone is targeted towards the flagship smartphone market, which is mostly ruled by Samsung, Apple, LG and many Chinese manufacturers. The major highlight of the smartphone is the translucent back of the phone that allows users to view internals of the phone. The entire smartphone has a 3D glass built.
You get an impressive 6-inch QHD+ display that supports HDR10. HTC has provided top-notch specifications coupled with a highly capable camera performance. Hence, the smartphone won’t disappoint anyone in terms of performance. The smartphone has a custom HTC sense UI custom skin based on Android 8.0.
HTC U12 Plus Specifications
- 6-inch (2880 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD+ Super LCD 6 display with HDR10, DCI-P3 and sRGB support, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
- Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform
- Adreno 630 GPU
- 6GB RAM
- 64GB / 128GB storage (UFS 2.1) + expandable via microSD (up to 2TB)
- 12MP HTC UltraPixel 4 rear camera with 1.4μm pixel size, f/1.75 aperture, dual LED flash, PDAF, Laser autofocus, OIS, a secondary 16MP telephoto lens with 1.0μm pixel size, f/2.6 aperture, 4k at 60fps, 240fps slo-mo at 1080p
- 8MP + 8MP dual front-facing cameras with 1.12μm pixel size, f/2.0 aperture Real-time bokeh effects, AR stickers
- Android 8.0 Oreo with HTC Sense UI
- 3500mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging
- Dimensions: 156.6×73.9×8.7-9.7mm; Weight: 188g
The smartphone will be available in Translucent Blue, Ceramic Black, and Flame Red colors. HTC U12 Plus is available for US$799 (roughly Rs. 54,630) and US$849 (roughly Rs. 58,050) based on RAM and storage variant you choose.
Well, HTC has played a major role in the development of Android in its early stages. Do share your thoughts and opinions on the new HTC U12 Plus in the comments section.